Balkan Insight’s Week in Pictures

An exhibition-goer takes a look at a Nuri Koerfer installation on display at the 7th Athens Biennale which opened on September 23, 2021, in the Greek capital. Photo: EPA-EFE/Orestis Panagiotou.

Participants of the 'Exercise North Macedonia 2021', co-organised by NATO's Euro-Atlantic Disaster Response Coordination Centre (EADRCC) and the Crisis Management Centre of North Macedonia, examine a 'contamination' in Struga, North Macedonia, on September 22, 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE/Georgi Licovski.

Kosovo Police Special Operations Unit patrol the area near the Jarinje border crossing amid protests by local Serb over reciprocity measures over license plates on September 22, 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE/Valdrin Xhemaj.

Italian actress Monica Bellucci acts as the iconic Greek opera star Maria Callas during a performance of 'Maria Callas: Letters and Memories' at the Herod Atticus Theater in Athens on September 21, 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE/Yiannis Kolesidis.

Chess World Champion Magnus Carlsen (L) during the fourth round of the 36th European Club Cup in Struga, North Macedonia, on September 21, 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE/Georgi Licovski.

Syrian Kurdish wrestler Adnan Osman 12 years old (R), greets his competitor during the traditional Ulugazi Oil Wrestling Festival in Turkey's largest city, Istanbul, on September 19, 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE/Sedat Suna.

A flamingo searches for food in the Greek wetland of Nea Kios on September 21, 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE/Evanelous Bougiotis.

A fireman extinguishes a burning Partizan flag during the Serbian SuperLiga soccer match between Partizan and Red Star in the capital of Belgrade on September 19, 2021. Photo: EPA-EFE/Andrej Cukic.

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