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From the aftermath of Hurricane Sally to the wildfires on the West Coast, here are some of the most powerful photos from this week.

Posted September 18, 2020 at 5:23 p.m. ET

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Firefighters rest while defending the Mount Wilson Observatory during the Bobcat Fire in Los Angeles County on September 17.

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A firefighter works at the scene of the Bobcat fire that burns on the hillsides near Monrovia Canyon Park in Monrovia, Calif., September 15.

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The fire retardant is seen after being dropped as the Bobcat Fire burns in the Angeles National Forest near Los Angeles on September 17.

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The melted sign of the Oak Park Motel, destroyed by the flames of the Beachie Creek fire, is seen in Gates, Ore. On September 13.

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Dee Perez comforts Michael Reynolds in the ruins of his house destroyed by the Almeda fire in Talent, Ore. On September 15.

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A jaguar crouches in an area recently burned by forest fires in the Encontro das Águas park in the Pantanal wetlands near Poconé, Brazil on September 13.

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A view from a drone shows a vehicle driving down a flooded street after Hurricane Sally on September 17 in Gulf Shores, Alabama.

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A man watches the flood waters caused by Hurricane Sally in downtown Pensacola, Fla. On September 16.

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Immigrants carry their belongings as they flee to the capital of Mytilene, on the northeast island of Lesvos, Greece, on September 17, after a fire destroyed a refugee camp.

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The new temporary refugee camp on the northeast island of Lesvos, Greece, on September 17, after more than 5,000 asylum seekers were left homeless when the notoriously overcrowded Moria camp in Greece burned down .

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Greenpeace Arctic sunrise the ship sails through the ice of the Arctic Ocean on September 15.

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Tyra East and Tyra West oil and gas processing rigs are pictured as Tyra Field rig scrapping and recycling work is underway at the port of Frederikshavn in Denmark on September 15.

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A memorial for James scurlock near where he was shot on May 30 in Omaha, Nebraska, is seen on September 16.

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Paul Rusesabagina is handcuffed by a police officer after his pre-trial session at the Kicukiro Magistrates’ Court in Kigali, Rwanda on September 14.

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A pig with a lung injury is hooked up to a prototype ventilator at the National University of Panama veterinary school in Panama City on September 17.

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A mother carries her newborn baby to a makeshift window where health workers care for them, in the COVID-19 isolation area at Dr Jose Fabella Memorial Hospital amid the coronavirus outbreak in Manila, Philippines, September 18.

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Kindergarten teacher Princess Bryant and paraprofessional Emily Lichtenstein meet their students and parents remotely before the first day of classes of the new school year in Boston on September 18.

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People watch actors from a French street theater company perform on the facade of a building in Nantes, France, September 18.

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Slovenian Primož Roglič, wearing the general leader’s yellow jersey, climbs the Loze pass during the Tour de France cycling race on September 16.

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Cyclists suspended under the cable cars of Grenoble Bastille during the Tour de France cycling race on September 16.

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An aerial view of kayaks sitting near cracked earth in the dried up Doubs river bed on September 15 in Villers-le-Lac, France.

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A model wears a creation by Rubearth during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid on September 13.

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A student wearing a face mask walks into the schoolyard on the first day of class in the new school year, during the ongoing coronavirus pandemic, in Tirana, Albania on September 14.

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