Week in Photos (July 20-August 1)

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A woman whose face is painted with the colors of the Palestinian flag takes part in a demonstration against Israel's military campaign in Gaza and show their support to the Palestinian people, on July 26, 2014 in Marseille, southern France. (Photo: Boris Horvat-AFP)
A woman whose face is painted with the colors of the Palestinian flag takes part in a demonstration against Israel's military campaign in Gaza and show their support to the Palestinian people, on July 26, 2014 in Marseille, southern France. (Photo: Boris Horvat-AFP)
Empty cartridges are piled up at an Israeli army deployment near the border between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014. (Photo: David Buimovitch-AFP)
Empty cartridges are piled up at an Israeli army deployment near the border between Israel and the Hamas-controlled Gaza Strip on July 28, 2014. (Photo: David Buimovitch-AFP)
A woman (R) shields herself from the sun during a hot summer day in Hong Kong on July 28, 2014. (Photo: Dale De La Rey-AFP)
A woman (R) shields herself from the sun during a hot summer day in Hong Kong on July 28, 2014. (Photo: Dale De La Rey-AFP)
The world's largest solar-powered boat, "MS Turanor PlanetSolar" sails through the Corinth Canal near the town of Corinth on July 28, 2014. (Photo: Valerie Gache-AFP)
The world's largest solar-powered boat, "MS Turanor PlanetSolar" sails through the Corinth Canal near the town of Corinth on July 28, 2014. (Photo: Valerie Gache-AFP)
Indian Muslims shop ahead of Eid al-Fitr in the old city section of Hyderabad on July 28, 2014. (Photo: Noah Seelam-AFP)
Indian Muslims shop ahead of Eid al-Fitr in the old city section of Hyderabad on July 28, 2014. (Photo: Noah Seelam-AFP)
Palestinians look out from behind the doors at Kamal Edwan hospital where victims have been brought following an Israeli strike on a compound housing a UN school in Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip early on July 30, 2014. (Photo: Mohammed Abed-AFP)
Palestinians look out from behind the doors at Kamal Edwan hospital where victims have been brought following an Israeli strike on a compound housing a UN school in Jabalia refugee camp in the northern Gaza Strip early on July 30, 2014. (Photo: Mohammed Abed-AFP)
A woman shields herself from the sun during a hot summer day in on July 30, 2014. An anticyclone over southeastern China brought generally fine weather to the region with temperatures ranging from 28 to 33 degrees celsius, the Hong Kong observatory reported. (Photo: Dale De La Rey-AFP)
A woman shields herself from the sun during a hot summer day in on July 30, 2014. An anticyclone over southeastern China brought generally fine weather to the region with temperatures ranging from 28 to 33 degrees celsius, the Hong Kong observatory reported. (Photo: Dale De La Rey-AFP)
Passers-by are reflected in a sculpture made out of mirrors in the financial district in Buenos Aires on July 30, 2014. (Photo: Daniel Garcia-AFP)
Passers-by are reflected in a sculpture made out of mirrors in the financial district in Buenos Aires on July 30, 2014. (Photo: Daniel Garcia-AFP)
A Palestinian man battles a building on fire following several Israeli strikes on Gaza City on July 30, 2014. So far, according to Palestinian medics, 1,283 people have been killed and more than 7,170 wounded since the start of the Israeli offensive, which began with an intensive air campaign on July 8 and expanded when Israel sent ground troops into the Gaza periphery on July 17. (Photo: Mohammed Abed-AFP)
A Palestinian man battles a building on fire following several Israeli strikes on Gaza City on July 30, 2014. So far, according to Palestinian medics, 1,283 people have been killed and more than 7,170 wounded since the start of the Israeli offensive, which began with an intensive air campaign on July 8 and expanded when Israel sent ground troops into the Gaza periphery on July 17. (Photo: Mohammed Abed-AFP)
A Libyan man jumps in the water to go swimming at a beach in the eastern city of Benghazi on July 30, 2014. (Photo: Abdullah Doma-AFP)
A Libyan man jumps in the water to go swimming at a beach in the eastern city of Benghazi on July 30, 2014. (Photo: Abdullah Doma-AFP)
Members of Code Pink hold a vigil of civil disobedience and conduct a "die-in" in front of the Israeli Embassy July 30, 2014, protesting the deaths of Palestinians in Gaza. (Photo: Paul J. Richards-AFP)
Members of Code Pink hold a vigil of civil disobedience and conduct a "die-in" in front of the Israeli Embassy July 30, 2014, protesting the deaths of Palestinians in Gaza. (Photo: Paul J. Richards-AFP)
People wait for their families arriving from abroad at Beirut airport. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
People wait for their families arriving from abroad at Beirut airport. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)

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