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Jan 16, 2017

The Photos Of 2017 Week 02

The Photos Of 2017 Week 02

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

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Dakar Rally - 2017 Paraguay-Bolivia-Argentina Dakar rally - 39th Dakar Edition - Seventh stage from Oruro to Uyuni, Bolivia 09/01/17. RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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Vice President-elect Mike Pence, his wife Karen and daughter Charlotte arrive on Air Force Two at Joint Base Andrews, Maryland, U.S. CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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The Infiniti QX50 concept car is introduced during the North American International Auto Show in Detroit MARK BLINCH/REUTERS

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Victims wait for the ruins of their homes to cool down so that they can recover recyclable materials after a fire at a squatter colony in Navotas, Metro Manila ERIK DE CASTRO/REUTERS

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Visitors make their way inside the archaeological site of the ancient Temple of Zeus following a snowfall in Athens ALKIS KONSTANTINIDIS/REUTERS

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Pigeons perch on the statue of Greek Independence war hero Georgios Karaiskakis following a rare snowfall, in Athens YANNIS BEHRAKIS/REUTERS

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A woman looks at a mural of David Bowie in Brixton, south London STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Anders Behring Breivik raises his right hand during the appeal case in Borgarting Court of Appeal at Telemark prison in Skien NTB SCANPIX/REUTERS

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A man walks past a mural on the Falls Road a day after Northern Ireland's Deputy First Minister Martin McGuinness resigned, throwing the devolved joint administration into crisis, in Belfast CLODAGH KILCOYNE/REUTERS

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Rescuers and medics work at the scene after the roof of a tent collapsed during a funeral ceremony at the courtyard of a mosque in Istanbul STRINGER/REUTERS

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French auction house Tajan employee displays a rare work representing "The Martyred Saint Sebastian" identified as being drawn by Leonardo da Vinci during a media presentation in Paris CHRISTIAN HARTMANN/REUTERS

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Dakar Rally - 2017 Paraguay-Bolivia-Argentina Dakar rally - 39th Dakar Edition - Eighth stage from Uyuni, Bolivia to Salta, Argentina 10/01/17. Peugeot's driver Sebastien Loeb and co-driver Daniel Elena of France in action. REUTERS/Franck Fife/Pool TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY POOL/REUTERS

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Dakar Rally - 2017 Paraguay-Bolivia-Argentina Dakar rally - 39th Dakar Edition - Eighth stage from Uyuni, Bolivia to Salta, Argentina 10/01/17. A road covered in mud after a landslide caused by a storm in the village of Volcan, Argentina. REUTERS/Franck Fife/Pool TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY POOL/REUTERS

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The Parthenon temple atop the ancient Acropolis is seen following a rare snowfall in Athens EUROKINISSI/REUTERS

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Serena Williams of the US hits a shot during a training session ahead of the Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne DAVID GRAY/REUTERS

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U.S. President Barack Obama acknowledges the crowd as he arrives to deliver his farewell address in Chicago JOHN GRESS/REUTERS

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Obama embraces his wife Michelle Obama after his farewell address in Chicago JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS

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A Sadhu or a Hindu holy man undergoes an eye examination at a free eye-care camp organised by social workers at a makeshift shelter, before heading for an annual trip to Sagar Island for the one-day festival of "Makar Sankranti", in Kolkata RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI/REUTERS

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A tanker battles through heavy seas as it passes Perch Rock lighthouse on the River Mersey at New Brighton, northern England. PHIL NOBLE/REUTERS

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Migrants wait in line to receive a plate of free food during a snowfall outside a derelict customs warehouse in Belgrade MARKO DJURICA/REUTERS

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U.S. President-elect Donald Trump speaks during a news conference in the lobby of Trump Tower in Manhattan, New York City LUCAS JACKSON/REUTERS

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A general view shows the renovated spaces of the Richelieu National French Library "Bibliotheque Nationale de France" in Paris GONZALO FUENTES/REUTERS

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The new philharmonic hall Elbphilharmonie is illuminated during its opening ceremony in Hamburg FABIAN BIMMER/REUTERS

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Jay Y. Lee, vice chairman of Samsung Electronics, bows as he arrives to be questioned in Seoul POOL/REUTERS

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Researchers hold giant panda cubs during an event to celebrate China's Lunar New Year in a research base in Ya'an CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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Hindu women sit around fires to keep warm before taking holy baths at Saali River during the Swasthani Brata Katha festival at Sankhu in Kathmandu NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS

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A North Korean cargo ship sinks off southwest of the Goto Islands in Kyushu Prefecture HANDOUT/REUTERS

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A UN guard post is seen through a fence dividing the Greek and Turkish Cypriots areas, on the Turkish Cypriot northern part of the divided city of Nicosia YIANNIS KOURTOGLOU/REUTERS

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A man climbs an artificial wall of ice in the city of Liberec DAVID W CERNY/REUTERS

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Snow covers Faraya village on Mount Lebanon JAMAL SAIDI/REUTERS

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President Barack Obama presents the Presidential Medal of Freedom to Vice President Joe Biden YURI GRIPAS/REUTERS

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Men inspect damage after an explosion in Kafr Sousa neighborhood of Damascus OMAR SANADIKI/REUTERS

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Workers show to visitors an inflatable chicken that local media say bears resemblance to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump as their factory braces for the Year of the Rooster in Jiaxing ALY SONG/REUTERS

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Snow begins to fall in front of wind turbines near the village of Jaywick in Britain STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Amateur rugby players from the Blue Suede Shoes team, dressed in Elvis Presley suits, perform a haka prior to their rugby union game against the Reddy Teddies during the 25th annual Parkes Elvis Festival in the rural Australian town of Parkes JASON REED/REUTERS

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A pigeon, known as Siyah Kinifirli, with an approximate market value of 1000 Turkish Lira ($263), bred by 23-year-old Ismail Ozbek, is pictured in Sanliurfa, Turkey, December 23, 2016. UMIT BEKTAS/REUTERS

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New York Police Department officers honor Officer Steven McDonald outside his funeral at St. Patricks Cathedral ALEX WROBLEWSKI/REUTERS

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Huge waves crash on the San Esteban de Pravia seafront in the northern Spanish region of Asturias ELOY ALONSO/REUTERS

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People celebrate the pagan rite called "Kolyadki" and mark the New Year, according to the Julian calendar on January 13, in the village of Vosava VASILY FEDOSENKO/REUTERS

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A National Police officer pushes back a supporter of Haitian Senator-elect Guy Philippe, who was arrested and extradited to the United States last week, during a protest in front of the U.S. embassy in Port-au-Prince ANDRES MARTINEZ CASARES/REUTERS

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Gondolas are seen during snowfall in the Venice lagoon MANUEL SILVESTRI/REUTERS

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People fish for trout through holes in a frozen river in Hwacheon KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

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Thailand's Prime Minister Prayuth Chano-cha punchs during the Children's Day celebration at Government House in Bangkok ATHIT PERAWONGMETHA/REUTERS

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A boy carries oranges amidst rubble of damaged buildings after an airstrike on a market in rebel held Maarrat Misrin city in Idlib province AMMAR ABDULLAH/REUTERS

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A demonstrator holds a sign in support of China during Taiwanese President Tsai Ing-wen's stop-over after her visit to Latin America in Burlingame STEPHEN LAM/REUTERS

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SpaceX Falcon rocket lifts off from Space Launch Complex 4E at Vandenberg Air Force Base GENE BLEVINS/REUTERS

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Ethnic Wa performers dressed as United Wa State Army (UWSA) soldiers perform a traditional dance at Mongmao, Wa territory in north east Myanmar SOE ZEYA TUN/REUTERS

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Elena Curtoni of Italy skis in the training run. DOMINIC EBENBICHLER/REUTERS

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Displaced people, who fled Islamic State militants, cross the bridge in Al-Muthanna neighborhood of Mosul AHMED SAAD/REUTERS

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Inmates transport bodies after a prison riot in Natal STRINGER/REUTERS

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Facebook's campus is seen on the edge of the San Francisco Bay in Menlo Park NOAH BERGER/REUTERS

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Empty seats are seen at the National Mall during a rehearsal for the inauguration ceremony of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump in Washington CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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Plane debris is seen at the crash site of a Turkish cargo jet near Kyrgyzstan's Manas airport outside Bishkek VLADIMIR PIROGOV/REUTERS

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Nurmantyo, Widodo, Karnavian cross a lake on a military amphibious vehicle, in Jakarta ANTARA FOTO/REUTERS

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Workers of Torrent Power Limited remove kites tangled up in electric power cables after the end of the kite flying season in Ahmedabad AMIT DAVE/REUTERS

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Switzerland's Roger Federer changes his shirt during his Men's singles first round match against Austria's Jurgen Melzer. THOMAS PETER/REUTERS

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Iraqi Special Operations Forces (ISOF) react after a car bomb exploded during an operation to clear the al-Andalus district of Islamic State militants, in Mosul MUHAMMAD HAMED/REUTERS

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A great grey shrike grabs a mouse in a field near the village of Vasilkova VASILY FEDOSENKO/REUTERS

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An inmate uses a shield with the initials PCC to protect himself after a new uprising broke out at Alcacuz prison in Natal STRINGER/REUTERS

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U.S. President-elect Donald Trump shakes hands with Martin Luther King III, an American human rights advocate, at Trump Tower in Manhattan ALEX WROBLEWSKI/REUTERS

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