Check out this week's edition of the week in pictures to take a visual tour of the world, courtesy of AFP.
New York City
A miniature model of the iconic image, the Beatles crossing Abbey Road, part of Gulliver's Gate, a miniature world being recreated in a 49,000-square-foot exhibit space in Times Square, is seen during a preview April 10, 2017 in New York City. The exhibit includes miniature scale models of well-known sites and places from around the world.
A statue of Jesus Christ, created by British artist Mark Wallinger and entitled 'Ecce Homo' is pictured on the steps of St. Paul's Cathedral in London on April 11, 2017, following its installation. The sculpture, created by the artist to appear on the fourth plinth in Trafalgar Square in 1999, has been placed outside the Cathedral in collaboration with Amnesty International and the Cathedral, to highlight the plight of all those currently in prison, suffering torture or facing execution because of their political, religious or other conscientiously-held beliefs, is set to remain in place until May 22.
Penitents members of the "Real Hermandad del Santisimo Cristo de las Injurias" parade during the "Silence" procession during Holy Week in the northwestern Spanish city of Zamora on April 12, 2017. Christian believers around the world mark the Holy Week of Easter in celebration of the crucifixion and resurrection of Jesus Christ.
Meerkats are given an Easter treat during a photocall at London Zoo in central London on April 13, 2017.
Thai policemen stand and watch as a woman is sprayed with water during Songkran, Thailand's traditional New Year festival, on Silom road in Bangkok on April 13, 2017.
In this photograph taken on April 14, 2017, Indian guest Aditi Ohri poses for a photograph as she reads a magazine in her pod at the Urbanpod hotel in Mumbai. Mumbai's Urbanpod capsule hotel in Mumbai is the first of its kind in India.
Competitors take part in Stage 6 of the 32nd edition of the Marathon des Sables In the dunes of Merzouga in the southern Moroccan Sahara desert on April 15, 2017. The 32nd edition of the marathon is a live stage 250-kilometre race through a formidable landscape in one of the world's most inhospitable climates.
Sennar state, Sudan
A baboon sits at the Um Bager market near the Dinder national reserve, a protected region 480 kilometres from the capital Khartoum, in Sudan's southern Sennar state on April 16, 2017.
People take part in the Color Run 2017 's edition in front of the Eiffel Tower in Paris, on April 16, 2017. The Color Run is a five-kilometre paint race without winners nor prizes, while runners are showered with colored powder at stations along the run.
A young boy follows a sumo wrestler as he walks past spectators in a compound of Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on April 17, 2017. Sumo's top wrestlers took part in an annual one-day exhibition for thousands of spectators within the shrine's precincts.