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Border jam puts Mongolia’s coal lifeline under threat

In Mongolia's Gobi desert, thousands of heavy-duty trucks laden with coal inch along a cluttered highway towards the Chinese border in a journey that can take more than a week.

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The Photos Of 2017 Week 44

Here's our weekly round up of some of the best and most newsworthy photos from the past seven days.

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Venezuelan crisis spawns boom in gambling

"The Whale", "The Dog" or "The Zebra"? Players line up beside a small kiosk in a poor neighborhood to choose animals in a lottery game that has become a craze in Venezuela, as it seems more and more Venezuelans turn to gambling in their desperation to make ends meet amid the country's unprecedented economic crisis.

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The Photos Of 2017 Week 44

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Monuments of Lenin 100 years after Russian Revolution

A century after the Russian Revolution, the influence of its leader Vladimir Lenin has waned but his image remains on monuments built across the former Soviet Union as part of a cult of personality.

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The Photos Of 2017 Week 43

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The Photos Of 2017 Week 42

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The Photos Of 2017 Week 41

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The Photos Of 2017 Week 40

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Destroyed bridge imperils village cut off by Hurricane Maria

Like many remote villages in Puerto Rico, San Lorenzo is contending with a silent public health crisis in the wake of the strongest hurricane to hit the island in decades: isolation.

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Testing Trump’s border wall

Eight prototypes for President Trump's border wall with Mexico are being built and tested in San Diego.

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The Photos Of 2017 Week 39

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