Africa's week in pictures: 29 June - 5 July 2018

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A selection of the best photos from across Africa and of Africans elsewhere in the world this week.

A model prepares backstage during the fashion preview and concert show for the pre-Durban July Handicap horse race on June 30, 2018 in Durban.Image source, Getty Images
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A model prepares backstage during the fashion preview for the Durban July, South Africa's biggest, and most stylish, horse race...
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With this year's theme being "It is time", organisers asked designers to create timeless fashion and to use the elements of a watch face to conceptualize outfits.
Image source, Reuters
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In South Africa's commercial capital Johannesburg, this man is following the theme "Be the Legacy" by having a hair cut similar to that sported in his youth by anti-apartheid Nelson Mandela, who would have turned 100 later this month.
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A statue of Patrice Lumumba is unveiled in Belgium's capital Brussels, as the former colonial power honours the man who led the Democratic Republic of Congo to independence, before he was assassinated, allegedly with the help of Belgium and the US.
Image source, Mathias Wasik
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In Swaziland, sub-Saharan Africa's only absolute monarchy, Gay Pride is celebrated for the first time...
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This woman is part of the crowd in the capital, Mbabane, demanding the decriminalisation of homosexuality in the conservative kingdom.
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In Mali's capital Bamako, a boy from the Fulani ethnic group takes part in a silent protest to call for an end to fighting between farmers and herders in the centre of the country.
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Acclaimed Cameroonian saxophonist Manu Dibango celebrates 60 years in music by performing at a concert in Ivory Coast's main city Abidjan.
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French President Emmanuel Macron poses for selfies with artists at the famous Afrika Shrine nightclub built in honour of legendary musician Fela Kuti in Nigeria's commercial capital, Lagos.
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Back in Europe, Ugandan Francis Kashamba stands at the door of an abandoned school occupied by migrants in Spain's city of Barcelona.
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In Liberia's capital Monrovia, Sando Brownell and the bride, Vester Sayee, share wedding cake as guests looks on.
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These women from the Turkana ethnic group rest in the shade of a truck during a festival in Kenya's Loiyangalani town on the south-eastern coast of Lake Turkana.
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While this woman walks past a foreign exchange bureau advertisement, showing the US dollar, in Egypt's capital Cairo.

Images from Mathias Wasik, AFP, EPA, Getty Images and Reuters.