Best photographs of the day: Hurricane Matthew and the first Cybathlon

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  • Jérémie, Haiti

    Removing mud from a home damaged by Hurricane Matthew

    Photograph: Hector Retamal/AFP/Getty Images

  • Kailua-Kona, Hawaii

    Tim Don of Great Britain competes in the 2016 Ironman World Championship triathlon

    Photograph: Sean M Haffey/Getty Images for Ironman

  • Florida, US

    A man looks at his neighbour’s battered home at Ponte Vedra Beach after Hurricane Matthew passed through

    Photograph: Charlie Riedel/AP

  • London, UK

    A Jack Russell awaits a surgical procedure in Battersea Dogs and Cats Home’s new veterinary hospital and centre of excellence

    Photograph: Leon Neal/Getty Images

  • New York City, US

    A man imitating Donald Trump poses for a photo at New York Comic Con

    Photograph: UPI/Barcroft Images

    Zurich, Switzerland

  • Kevin Andrew Evison of Team Imperial opens a bottle as he competes in the powered arm prosthesis race during the first Cybathlon. Individuals with physical disabilities competed in six events using assistive technologies

    Photograph: Alexandra Wey/EPA

    Manila, Philippines

  • Suspects are rounded up during an anti-drugs operation at an informal settlers’ community

    Photograph: Noel Celis/AFP/Getty Images

    Bratislava, Slovakia

  • People take part in an interactive art installation called Cloud, created from 6,000 lightbulbs by Canadian artists Caitlind RC Brown and Wayne Garrett

    Photograph: Vladimir Simicek/AFP/Getty Images

  • Lisbon, Portugal

    A model presents a creation by the Portuguese designer Dino Alves at Lisbon fashion week

    Photograph: Miguel A. Lopes/EPA

  • Southwick, Northamptonshire, UK

    A competitor takes a shot during the 51st World Conker Championships at the Shuckburgh Arms

    Photograph: Joe Giddens/PA

    Shivdaspur, India

  • A girl dressed as Goddess Durga is worshipped during the 10-day Durga Puja festival in Uttar Pradesh state

    Photograph: Piyal Adhikary/EPA

    Sana’a, Yemen

  • Forensic experts investigate the scene at the community hall where a Saudi-led airstrike hit a funeral, killing 140 people

    Photograph: Khaled Abdullah/Reuters

    Wakhan, Afghanistan

  • Wakhi nomad women milk yaks. About 12,000 villagers live at an altitude of 4,500 metres in the harsh, desolate terrain. The Wakhi people live a simple, relaxed life with their livestock

    Photograph: Eric Lafforgue/Barcroft Images