From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was

Updated: Jun 26, 2017, 17:24
  • From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was
    A man dressed up as the devil jumps over babies lying on a mattress in the street during 'El Colacho', the 'baby jumping festival' in the village of Castrillo de Murcia, near Burgos on June 18, 2017. Baby jumping (El Colacho) is a traditional Spanish practice dating back to 1620 that takes place annually to celebrate the Catholic feast of Corpus Christi. During the act - known as El Salto del Colacho (the devil's jump) or simply El Colacho - men dressed as the Devil jump over babies born in the last twelve months of the year who lie on mattresses in the street. Pic/AFP
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  • From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was
    Muslims pray on a sidewalk in the Finsbury Park area of north London after a vehichle hit pedestrians, on June 19, 2017. One person has been arrested after a vehicle hit pedestrians in north London, injuring several people, police said Monday, as Muslim leaders said worshippers were mown down after leaving a mosque. Pic/AFP
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  • From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was
    A Jellyfish is illuminated at Mystic Aquarium in Mystic, Connecticut. on June 18, 2017. The aquarium was founded in 1973. Pic/AFP
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  • From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was
    Faithfuls hold channels as Pope Francis celebrates the Corpus Domini after a procession from St. John at the Lateran Basilica to St. Mary Major Basilica to mark the feast of the Body and Blood of Christ, on June 18, 2017 in Rome. Pic/AFP
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  • From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was
    Faithfuls hold channels as Pope Francis celebrates the Corpus Domini after a procession from St. John at the Lateran Basilica to St. Mary Major Basilica to mark the feast of the Body and Blood of Christ, on June 18, 2017 in Rome. Pic/AFP
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  • From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was
    Tributes to the victims and the missing from the Grenfell Tower block fire disaster are seen close to the scene in west London, on June 18, 2017. The presumed death toll from the London tower block inferno jumped to 58 on Saturday as embattled Prime Minister Theresa May, accused of misreading the growing anger over the tragedy, pledged action after meeting survivors desperately seeking answers. Pic/AFP
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  • From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was
    Iraqis flee from the Old City of Mosul on June 22, 2017, during the ongoing offensive by Iraqi forces to retake the last district still held by the Islamic State (IS) group. Pic/AFP
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  • From gay parade to baby jumping fest, here's the week that was
    An Iraqi boy carries a birdcage on his back as he flees from the Old City of Mosul on June 20, 2017 during the ongoing offensive by Iraqi forces to retake the last district still held by the Islamic State (IS) group. Pic/AFP
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