In Pictures

Week in pictures: 25 November - 1 December 2017

Our selection of some of the most striking news photographs taken around the world this week.

Mount Agung spews volcanic ash near Amed village, Karangasem district, Bali on 30 November 2017. Image copyright Xinhua/REX/Shutterstock
Image caption Thousands of people on the Indonesian island of Bali were forced to leave their homes amid fears of a major eruption from Mount Agung. The volcano's last big eruption was more than 50 years ago - and left more than 1,000 people dead.
Supporters of Honduran presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance against the Dictatorship party Salvador Nasralla, set a barricade alight during a protest outside the Electoral Supreme Court (TSE), to demand the announcement of the election final results in Tegucigalpa, on November 30, 2017. Image copyright ORLANDO SIERRA/AFP
Image caption Supporters of the main opposition candidate in the Honduran presidential election set a barricade alight during a protest outside the Electoral Supreme Court. Salvador Nasralla has said he will not accept the poll count despite earlier vowing to respect it.
A student displays his face and hand painted with messages during an HIV/AIDS awareness campaign on World AIDS Day in Chandigarh, India, 1 December 2017. Image copyright Ajay Verma/REUTERS
Image caption A student in Chandigarh, India, displays his face and hand, painted with messages during an HIV/AIDS awareness campaign to mark World Aids Day.
Farmer Andrew d'Angibau carries a freshly harvested Christmas tree through a Christmas tree field at Wick Farm in Colchester, Britain Image copyright HANNAH MCKAY/Reuters
Image caption Farmer Andrew d'Angibau carries a freshly harvested tree through a Christmas tree field at Wick Farm in Colchester, Britain.
Rohingya Muslims scuffle as they wait to receive relief aid at Kutupalong refugee camp, near Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Image copyright Susana Vera/Reuters
Image caption Rohingya Muslims get squeezed as they wait to receive aid at Kutupalong refugee camp, in Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh. Tens of thousands of Rohingya have been fleeing from violence in Myanmar since late August.
Britain's Prince Harry and his fiance US actress Meghan Markle pose for a photograph in the Sunken Garden at Kensington Palace in west London on 27 November 2017. Image copyright DANIEL LEAL-OLIVAS/afp
Image caption Britain's Prince Harry announced he is to marry US actress girlfriend Meghan Markle. The couple, who have been dating since the summer of 2016, smiled as they posed for photographs outside Kensington Palace in London.
Edinburgh Castle is illuminated blue to mark St Andrew's Day. Image copyright Jane Barlow/PA
Image caption Edinburgh Castle was illuminated to mark St Andrew's Day in Scotland.
A steam train of the Harzer Schmalspurbahn narrow-gauge railway arrives at the Brocken station in Wernigerode, eastern Germany. Image copyright LINO MIRGELER/afp
Image caption A steam train of the Harzer Schmalspurbahn narrow-gauge railway arrives at Brocken station, which was blanketed in snow, in Wernigerode, Germany.
A man washes a blanket on the banks of the river Tawi in Jammu on 28 November 2017. Image copyright Mukesh Gupta/REUTERS
Image caption A man washes a blanket on the banks of the Tawi River in Jammu.
People fall as police fire tear gas to try control a crowd trying to force their way into a stadium to attend the inauguration of President Uhuru Kenyatta at Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya November 28, 2017. Image copyright Baz Ratner/REUTERS
Image caption People fall to the ground as police fire tear gas to control a crowd trying to force their way into a stadium to attend the inauguration of President Uhuru Kenyatta at Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya.

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