Week in Photos (September 27-October 3)

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Brazilian model Izabel Goulart takes a selfie as she presents a creation by Jean Paul Gaultier during the 2015 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear collection fIzabel Goulart ashion show, on September 27, 2014 in Paris. (Photo: Miguel Medina-AFP)
Brazilian model Izabel Goulart takes a selfie as she presents a creation by Jean Paul Gaultier during the 2015 Spring/Summer ready-to-wear collection fIzabel Goulart ashion show, on September 27, 2014 in Paris. (Photo: Miguel Medina-AFP)
French adventurer and researcher Stephane Rousson prepares his "Aerosail" on September 28, 2014, in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, southeastern France prior to his planned attempt to cross the Mediterranean from Nice to Calvi, on the French Mediterraean island of Corsica. (Photo: Valery Hache-AFP)
French adventurer and researcher Stephane Rousson prepares his "Aerosail" on September 28, 2014, in Roquebrune-Cap-Martin, southeastern France prior to his planned attempt to cross the Mediterranean from Nice to Calvi, on the French Mediterraean island of Corsica. (Photo: Valery Hache-AFP)
Police officers stand in front of pro-democracy protesters during a demonstration in Hong Kong on September 28, 2014. (Photo: Xaume Olleros-AFP)
Police officers stand in front of pro-democracy protesters during a demonstration in Hong Kong on September 28, 2014. (Photo: Xaume Olleros-AFP)
Members of the Saudi special police unit perform during a parade in Mecca, on September 28, 2014, as more than one million Muslims have arrived in the holy city in the lead up to the annual hajj pilgrimage. (Photo: Mohammed al-Sheikh-AFP)
Members of the Saudi special police unit perform during a parade in Mecca, on September 28, 2014, as more than one million Muslims have arrived in the holy city in the lead up to the annual hajj pilgrimage. (Photo: Mohammed al-Sheikh-AFP)
A reveller takes part in the 2nd LGBT Pride Parade at Alemao favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on September 28, 2014. (Photo: Yasuyoshi Chiba-AFP)
A reveller takes part in the 2nd LGBT Pride Parade at Alemao favela in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on September 28, 2014. (Photo: Yasuyoshi Chiba-AFP)
Protestors and student demonstrators hold up their cellphones in a display of solidarity during a protest outside the headquarters of Legislative Council in Hong Kong on September 29, 2014. (Photo: Xaume Olleros-AFP)
Protestors and student demonstrators hold up their cellphones in a display of solidarity during a protest outside the headquarters of Legislative Council in Hong Kong on September 29, 2014. (Photo: Xaume Olleros-AFP)
A Syrian Kurdish family waits after crossing the border between Syria and Turkey after several mortars hit both sides near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province on September 29, 2014. (Photo: Bulent Kilic-AFP)
A Syrian Kurdish family waits after crossing the border between Syria and Turkey after several mortars hit both sides near the southeastern town of Suruc in Sanliurfa province on September 29, 2014. (Photo: Bulent Kilic-AFP)
This long exposure picture shows vehicles on roads during rush hour on the eve of the National Day holidays in Shanghai on September 30, 2014. (Photo: Johannes Eisele-AFP)
This long exposure picture shows vehicles on roads during rush hour on the eve of the National Day holidays in Shanghai on September 30, 2014. (Photo: Johannes Eisele-AFP)
An Indian electrician arranges loudspeakers during a Dusshera festival loudspeaker competition ahead of the forthcoming Dusshera festival in Allahabad on September 30, 2014. (Photo: Sanjay Kanojia-AFP)
An Indian electrician arranges loudspeakers during a Dusshera festival loudspeaker competition ahead of the forthcoming Dusshera festival in Allahabad on September 30, 2014. (Photo: Sanjay Kanojia-AFP)
Simona Halep of Romania serves against Andrea Petkovic of Germany during their women's singles third round match at the China Open tennis tournament in the National Tennis Center of Beijing on October 2, 2014. (Photo: Wang Zhao-AFP)
Simona Halep of Romania serves against Andrea Petkovic of Germany during their women's singles third round match at the China Open tennis tournament in the National Tennis Center of Beijing on October 2, 2014. (Photo: Wang Zhao-AFP)
A Palestinian child rides his bicycle on the rubble of a building which was destroyed during the Israeli army summer's military offensive on the Gaza Strip, on October 2, 2014, in Khan Yunis' Khuzaa neighbourhood in the southern Gaza Strip. (Photo: Said Khatib-AFP)
A Palestinian child rides his bicycle on the rubble of a building which was destroyed during the Israeli army summer's military offensive on the Gaza Strip, on October 2, 2014, in Khan Yunis' Khuzaa neighbourhood in the southern Gaza Strip. (Photo: Said Khatib-AFP)
The Beirut sky after a rainstorm. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)
The Beirut sky after a rainstorm. (Photo: Marwan Tahtah)

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