Pictures of the Week: September 27 – October 4

People in their offices watch South Korean troops during a military parade on a street during a ceremony to mark the 65th anniversary of Armed Forces Day in central Seoul
Yonhap—Reuters
Oct. 1, 2013. People in their offices watch South Korean troops during a military parade during a ceremony to mark the 65th anniversary of Armed Forces Day in central Seoul.

From the federal government shutdown and Capitol Hill shooting to an international feline beauty show and a seven-car pileup at Paris Fashion Week, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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