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The Week in Pictures for July 1-7, 2013

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Horse Races

Photograph By REUTERS/Stefano Rellandini

Aerial view of the crowd and racers during a trial horse race in the Piazza del Campo on July 1 in Siena. Since the 1600s, on every July 2 and Aug. 16, 10 riders compete bareback around Siena's shell-shaped central square in a bid to win the Palio, a silk banner depicting the Madonna and Child.