A selection of the week's best photos from across the continent and beyond:

image copyrightReutersimage captionOn Tuesday, a man prays in a mosque in Kenya's capital, Nairobi…image copyrightReutersimage captionThis girl is also celebrating Eid al-Adha – or the "feast of the sacrifice" – the same day in Nairobi…image copyrightReutersimage captionThe Muslim festival is marked by special prayers and feasts, where those who can afford it are encouraged to slaughter an animal.image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionThis family turn out in style to the Central Mosque in Cameroon's capital, Yaoundé, also on Tuesday.image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionThe next day, worshippers attend Massalikoul Jinaan mosque in Dakar, Senegal.image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionMeanwhile children have fun with balloons at morning prayers at al-Azhar mosque in Cairo, Egypt.image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionAnd this girl poses for the camera at the Kara Cattle Market Mosque in Nigeria on Tuesday.image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionFishermen tend to their moored boats in Guinea's capital, Conakry, on Monday.image copyrightGetty Imagesimage captionThey have seen their incomes dwindle in recent years as fishing vessels from China and other countries continue to operate illegally off the coast of Guinea.image copyrightReutersimage captionOn Thursday Azenaide Carlos of Angola launches a throw during handball training for the Toyko 2020 Olympics, which was postponed by a year because of the coronavirus pandemic.image copyrightReutersimage captionA man prepares to take a dip at the first public beach designated for people with disabilities in Alexandria, Egypt, on Saturday.image copyrightAFPimage captionOn Friday, Moroccan actress Samah Baricou starring in the movie Haut et Fort poses on the red carpet at Cannes Film Festival in France.image copyrightEPAimage caption"Switzerland supports Biya the dictator" reads this man's sign at a protest in Geneva against the Cameroonian president, who is documented to spend much of his time in the European country.image copyrightEPAimage captionAnd in São Tomé and Príncipe on Monday, supporters of presidential candidate Vila Nova celebrate his lead in the first round of voting.

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