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The Week in Photos: From Auto Manufacturing in Germany to Sandstorms in Syria

A round-up of images from Viewfinder, Pacific Standard’s daily photo feature.


Syrians walk in the once rebel-held Kallaseh neighborhood in eastern Aleppo, Syria, during a sandstorm on March 10th, 2017. (Photo: Joseph Eid/AFP/Getty Images)


Volkswagen employees work on a Golf VII car at an assembly line at a VW plant in Wolfsburg, Germany, on March 9th, 2017. (Photo: Ronny Hartmann/AFP/Getty Images)


The Escondida copper mine miners on strike, some 90 miles northeast of Antofagasta, Chile, on March 8th, 2017. (Photo: Martin Bernetti/AFP/Getty Images)


Bangladeshi acid attack survivors are reflected in mirrors as they have their hair done backstage prior to the fashion show Beauty Redefined on March 7th, 2017. The show, put together by designer Bibi Russell, features acid attack survivors in Dhaka. (Photo: Stringer/AFP/Getty Images)


Smoke rises following an airstrike in Mosul, Iraq, on March 6th, 2017, during an offensive by Iraqi forces to take back the western part of the city from the Islamic State. (Photo: Aris Messinis/AFP/Getty Images)


Members of the Jewish community inspect toppled headstones at Washington Cemetery in Brooklyn, New York, on March 5th, 2017. Tombstones were overturned in the cemetery, police said Sunday, the latest in rising number of apparent anti-Semitic incidents across the United States. (Photo: Eduardo Munoz Alvarez/AFP/Getty Images)