Pictures of the Week: August 23 – August 30

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Aug. 26, 2013. A captured wild male black rhino named Sero looks out from its crate at the Lewa Wildlife Conservancy in Kenya.

From bombings in Baghdad and wildfires in California to a new ski resort in North Korea and child laborers at a balloon factory in Bangladesh, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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