News Pictures of The Week - October 21

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An aerial view shows tens of thousands of tents hosting piligrms in... News PhotoAbundance,Aerial View,Bestpix,City,General View,Horizontal,Islam,Mecca,Middle East,Mina - Saudi Arabia,Persian Gulf Countries,Pilgrimage,Place of Worship,Religion,Saudi Arabia,SpiritualityPhotographer Collection: AFP 2013 AFPAn aerial view shows tens of thousands of tents hosting piligrms in Mina near the holy city of Mecca, on October 16, 2013. Pilgrims pelt pillars symbolising the devil with pebbles to show their defiance on the third day of the hajj as Muslims worldwide mark the Eid al-Adha or the Feast of the Sacrifice, marking the end of the hajj pilgrimage to Mecca and commemorating Abraham's willingness to sacrifice his son Ismail on God's command in the holy City of Mecca. AFP PHOTO/FAYEZ NURELDINE (Photo credit should read FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)