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    Super Typhoon Mangkhut, London fashion week, Hurricane Florence in the US and Theresa May isolated in Salzburg – the week captured by the world’s best photojournalists.

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    (@)Jim Powell

    Published on 22 Sep 2018 at 07:34AM

    The wall of a motel room in Spring Lake shows how high the flooding reached from the Little River in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. Panicked dogs that were left caged by an owner who fled rising flood waters in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence, are rescued by volunteer rescuer Ryan Nichols in Leland. With the One World Trade Centre in the background, raindrops form on a window in New York. North Koreans perform during the inter-Korean summit at the May Day stadium in Pyongyang. South Korean president Moon Jae-in talks with North Korean leader Kim Jong-un as North Korean first lady Ri Sol-ju and South Korean first lady Kim Jung-sook attend a luncheon at the Okryu-gwan restaurant in Pyongyang. Smoke emits from the Etna volcano in Catania as photographed from the northeastern coastal city of Taormina. A man takes photographs of an uprooted tree on a beach in the aftermath of Tropical storm Mangkhut in the coastal village of Shek O. Rescue workers make their way through floodwaters during a rescue operation during super Typhoon Mangkhut. Damaged windows of a commercial building are photographed in the aftermath of super Typhoon Mangkhut in Hong Kong. A chimpanzee looks in the direction of a camera at the Gut Aiderbichl sanctuary for traumatized chimpanzees and other primates in Gaenserndorf, Austria. Britain’s Prime Minister Theresa May arrives for a family photograph during the European Union leaders’ informal summit in Salzburg. A model is prepared backstage ahead of the Gareth Pugh show during London fashion week at the Old Selfridges Hotel. A television screen in the Napoleon restaurant broadcasts Peru’s prime minister Cesar Villanueva speaking  in the Legislative Palace chamber where lawmakers are debating president Martin Vizcarra’s call for a referendum on anti-corruption measures. Members of the Mexican army form a mosaic with national flags during the parade celebrating a new anniversary of the country’s independence at Zocalo Square. Syrians dance and wave opposition flags in front of a damaged building during a protest against the Syrian government at Binnish in the northern rebel-held province of Idlib. Ultra-Orthodox Jews perform a prayer called Tashlich ahead of the Yom Kippur holiday near Herzeliya. People participate in the Daiwa Irish pairs sea-angling event in windy conditions on the Dingle peninsula. Children use basins to cross a flooded street in the aftermath of super Typhoon Mangkhut. A cat clings to the side of a trailer amidst flood waters before it was saved as the northeast Cape Fear river broke its banks in the aftermath of Hurricane Florence. An iceberg floats in a fjord near the town of Tasiilaq, Greenland.



















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