July 27, 2012. Andy Avellana, a person with disability (PWD), trains for the high jump competition inside the Philsports Athletic Oval in Pasig City, Philippines. Avellana will compete in the 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games in London.
From protests in Yemen and a religious festival in Nicaragua to continued fighting in Syria and the summer Olympic games in London, TIME’s photo department presents the best pictures of the week.
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