PHOTOS: The Week in Pictures, June 13, 2014

Metro rounds up the week’s best photography from around the globe.

The Week in Pictures, June 13.

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A Yemeni boy kicks the ball in the air during a football match among friends and neighbours in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on June 10, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

A Yemeni boy kicks the ball in the air during a football match among friends and neighbours in the Yemeni capital Sanaa on June 10, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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People help a man on a wheelchair during a clash between Kurdish protestors and Turkish riot policemen on June 8, 2014, in the Bagcilar district of Istanbul. Credit: Getty Images

People help a man on a wheelchair during a clash between Kurdish protestors and Turkish riot policemen on June 8, 2014, in the Bagcilar district of Istanbul. Credit: Getty Images

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A displaced Somali boy in crutches kicks a football in front of makeshift shelters at the Sayyid camp in the Howlwadaag district of Mogadishu on June 12, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

A displaced Somali boy in crutches kicks a football in front of makeshift shelters at the Sayyid camp in the Howlwadaag district of Mogadishu on June 12, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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Pope Francis poses for a selfie with members of the Italian amputee football team, during the Italian Catholic Sports Centre (CSI) 70th anniversary celebrations, on June 7, 2014, in St Peter’s Square, at the Vatican. Credit: Getty Images

Pope Francis poses for a selfie with members of the Italian amputee football team, during the Italian Catholic Sports Centre (CSI) 70th anniversary celebrations, on June 7, 2014, in St Peter’s Square, at the Vatican. Credit: Getty Images

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Members of the Philippine Army practice a flag-raising ceremony on the eve of the country’s Independence Day at Luneta Park in Manila on June 11, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

Members of the Philippine Army practice a flag-raising ceremony on the eve of the country’s Independence Day at Luneta Park in Manila on June 11, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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Performers are led by US rapper Pitbull, Brazilian pop singer Claudia Leitte and Jennifer Lopez as they take part in the opening ceremony of the 2014 FIFA World Cup at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo on June 12, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

Performers are led by US rapper Pitbull, Brazilian pop singer Claudia Leitte and Jennifer Lopez as they take part in the opening ceremony of the 2014 FIFA World Cup at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo on June 12, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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An aerial view shows people crowding the beach of the lake Wannsee in Berlin, eastern Germany, on June 8, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

An aerial view shows people crowding the beach of the lake Wannsee in Berlin, eastern Germany, on June 8, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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A wet owl is pictured on June 10, 2014 in a zoo after a rainfall in Eberswalde, Germany. Credit: Getty Images

A wet owl is pictured on June 10, 2014 in a zoo after a rainfall in Eberswalde, Germany. Credit: Getty Images

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A young supporter of the Brazilian national football team waves a flag on June 12, 2014 in Porto Seguro before the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup between Brazil and Croatia being played at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo. Credit: Reuters

A young supporter of the Brazilian national football team waves a flag on June 12, 2014 in Porto Seguro before the opening match of the 2014 FIFA World Cup between Brazil and Croatia being played at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo. Credit: Reuters

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Youngsters play football at a field of Tavares Bastos shantytown (favela) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on June 8, 2014, just four days ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2014. Credit: Getty Images

Youngsters play football at a field of Tavares Bastos shantytown (favela) in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on June 8, 2014, just four days ahead of the FIFA World Cup 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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Iya Traore, a former professional football player, holds on to a lamppost as he performs for visitors in the Montmatre area of Paris, on June 9, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

Iya Traore, a former professional football player, holds on to a lamppost as he performs for visitors in the Montmatre area of Paris, on June 9, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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Supporters of Colombian president and presidential candidate Juan Manuel Santos raise their hands with the word “Peace” written on them during a peace event in Bogota, on June 11, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

Supporters of Colombian president and presidential candidate Juan Manuel Santos raise their hands with the word “Peace” written on them during a peace event in Bogota, on June 11, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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Spanish matador Juan Del Alamo is tossed by a Fuente Ymbro fighting bull on June 8, 2014 during the Pentecost Feria in Nimes, southern France. Credit: Getty Imagee

Spanish matador Juan Del Alamo is tossed by a Fuente Ymbro fighting bull on June 8, 2014 during the Pentecost Feria in Nimes, southern France. Credit: Getty Images

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One of the doves relased during the opening ceremony sits on a photographers lens prior to the Group A football match between Brazil and Croatia at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 12, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

One of the doves relased during the opening ceremony sits on a photographers lens prior to the Group A football match between Brazil and Croatia at the Corinthians Arena in Sao Paulo during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 12, 2014. Credit: Getty Images

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A woman poses for a picture under street decorations on the public square where the fan zone for soccer matches will be held at Pelourinho neigborhood ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Salvador June 11, 2014. Credit: Reuters

A woman poses for a picture under street decorations on the public square where the fan zone for soccer matches will be held at Pelourinho neigborhood ahead of the 2014 World Cup in Salvador June 11, 2014. Credit: Reuters

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