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Feb 14, 2017

The Photos Of 2017 Week 06

The Photos Of 2017 Week 06

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

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Staff with the California Department of Water Resources watch as water is released from the Lake Oroville Dam after an evacuation was ordered for communities downstream from the dam in Oroville, California JIM URQUHART/REUTERS

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Australian Senator Nick Xenophon stands on a novelty doormat bearing the face of U.S. President Donald Trump as he arrives at Parliament House in Canberra, Australia STRINGER/REUTERS

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A worker stacks bricks on his head at a brick factory in Lalitpur NAVESH CHITRAKAR/REUTERS

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Men carrying a shrine jump over a bon fire, which means a wish for good luck during a traditional Chinese lunar new year celebration in Jieyang CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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Kjetil Jansrud of Norway reacts at the finish line. DENIS BALIBOUSE/REUTERS

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An Afghan woman walks along a street covered with snow on the outskirts of Kabul, Afghanistan OMAR SOBHANI/REUTERS

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Residents of Bir Said village sit inside a home, after their return to the village when Syrian Democratic Forces took control of the area from Islamic State militants in northern Raqqa province RODI SAID/REUTERS

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A long-time exposure shows the Austrian Parliament with lights turned off during Earth Hour in Vienna HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

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A man walks on the roof of a traditional ger home while fixing the chimney of a coal burning stove on a cold hazy day on the outskirts of Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia. RENTSENDORJ BAZARSUKH/REUTERS

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Spanish civil guards escort a detained suspect, accused of recruiting and training potential combatants for the Islamic State, in Badalona ALBERT GEA/REUTERS

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Trump meets with county sheriffs at the White House in Washington KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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General view of houses of the Israeli settlement of Efrat, in the occupied West Bank AMMAR AWAD/REUTERS

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A woman plays with her daughter in an anemones field near Kibbutz Alumim in southern Israel AMIR COHEN/REUTERS

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New York City high school students demonstrate against U.S. President Donald Trump's immigration policies after walking out of classes in lower Manhattan, New York MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS

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Former U.S. President Barack Obama sits on a boat during a kite surfing outing with British businessman Richard Branson during his holiday on Branson's Moskito island, in the British Virgin Islands, in a picture handed out by Virgin HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Residents gather after a fire in Parola Compound, Tondo city, metro Manila ROMEO RANOCO/REUTERS

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Afghan boys slide down a snow-covered slope in Kabul MOHAMMAD ISMAIL/REUTERS

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Dutch Queen Maxima and King Willem-Alexander visit the former Nazi concentration camp Buchenwald RALPH ORLOWSKI/REUTERS

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A combination photo shows people walk next to the art instalation "Monument" in Dresden and civilians walk near upright buses barricading a street in Aleppo MATTHIAS SCHUMANN/REUTERS

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A glassmaker forms molten glass next to a furnace at Cespedes factory in Olocuilta JOSE CABEZAS/REUTERS

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U.S. Education Secretary DeVos concludes her remarks to Education Department staff on her first day on the job in Washington JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS

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Woman attends Janadriyah Cultural Festival on the outskirts of Riyadh FAISAL AL NASSER/REUTERS

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Fans cheer as Cameroon soccer players celebrate with the trophy in a parade held in Yaounde, Cameroon STRINGER/REUTERS

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A devotee makes adjustments to his kavadi during the Hindu festival of Thaipusam in Singapore EDGAR SU/REUTERS

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Devotees gather at a shrine in Batu Caves during the Hindu festival of Thaipusam in Kuala Lumpur LAI SENG SIN/REUTERS

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Moment of an explosion at a chemical plant is photographed in Tongling, Anhui province STRINGER/REUTERS

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A labourer carries bales of grass to feed cattle in Mumbai SHAILESH ANDRADE/REUTERS

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Fog in the Engadine Alps delays the women's downhill practice. DOMINIC EBENBICHLER/REUTERS

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Palestinian barber Ramadan Odwan styles and straightens the hair of a customer with fire at his salon in Rafah, in the southern Gaza Strip IBRAHEEM ABU MUSTAFA/REUTERS

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View of the Cathedral, in Chartres, France February 2, 2017. STEPHANE MAHE/REUTERS

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Mechanic Kulagin works on a sculpture, made of used car components, in Divnogorsk ILYA NAYMUSHIN/REUTERS

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Vincent Kriechmayr of Austria in action. DENIS BALIBOUSE/REUTERS

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Workers work on high voltage power lines in Tongling ALY SONG/REUTERS

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Jeff Sessions is sworn in as U.S. Attorney General at the White House in Washington KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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Riot-policemen clash with demonstrators during a protest against the Rio de Janeiro state government and a plan that will limit public spending, next to the State Assembly of Rio de Janeiro RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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An elephant decorated with a cloth walk during the annual Nawam Perahera (street pageant) in Colombo DINUKA LIYANAWATTE/REUTERS

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Security officials remove members of the Economic Freedom Fighters during President Zuma's State of the Nation Address in Cape Town SUMAYA HISHAM/REUTERS

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A person walks over the Brooklyn Bridge during winter storm Niko in New York City STEPHANIE KEITH/REUTERS

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Anti-government demonstrators clash with riot policemen during a protest against the Rio de Janeiro state government and a plan that will limit public spending, next to the State Assembly of Rio de Janeiro RICARDO MORAES/REUTERS

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A person walks through Fort Greene Park during winter storm Niko in the Brooklyn borough of New York City STEPHANIE KEITH/REUTERS

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Stranded pilot whales are seen on the beach in Golden Bay, New Zealand after one of the country's largest recorded mass whale strandings on Friday, in this still frame taken from video REUTERS TV/REUTERS

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A woman offers prayers after taking bath in the river Ganges, in Kolkata RUPAK DE CHOWDHURI/REUTERS

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An ice sculpture of the Olympic rings is seen during the Pyeongchang Winter Festival in Pyeongchang KIM HONG-JI/REUTERS

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Volunteers attend to stranded pilot whales still alive, as one lies on a sandbank marked with an 'X' to indicate it has died, after one of the country's largest recorded mass whale strandings, in Golden Bay ANTHONY PHELPS/REUTERS

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Siberian tigers act to catch prey at a Siberian tigers breeding base in Mudanjiang CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Locals perform fire dragon dance ahead of Lantern Festival in Jishou CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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A Ukrainian serviceman walks at a position on the front line near Avdiyivka OLEKSANDR KLYMENKO/REUTERS

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A damaged jacuzzi is seen inside the manager's house of Sabbagh textile factory, in Aleppo's Belleramoun Industrial Zone OMAR SANADIKI/REUTERS

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lays a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Solider at Arlington National Cemetery AARON P. BERNSTEIN/REUTERS

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A golden eagle grabs a flying drone during a military training exercise at Mont-de-Marsan French Air Force base REGIS DUVIGNAU/REUTERS

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An employee picks flowers to be exported overseas, ahead of Valentine's Day, at a farm in Facatativa JAIME SALDARRIAGA/REUTERS

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Military policemen protest outside their battalion during a police strike in Vitoria PAULO WHITAKER/REUTERS

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A replica of the head of the skeleton of a Yehuecauhceratops dinosaur is seen during a media conference at the Desert Museum in Saltillo DANIEL BECERRIL/REUTERS

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe and his wife Akie Abe attend dinner with U.S. President Donald Trump and his wife Melania at Mar-a-Lago Club in Palm Beach CARLOS BARRIA/REUTERS

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A surfer drops in on a large wave at Praia do Norte in Nazare RAFAEL MARCHANTE/REUTERS

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Members of the Swiss aerobatic team Patrouille Swiss fly in formation with a Bombardier CS100 over St. Moritz DENIS BALIBOUSE/REUTERS

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Thierry Neuville of Belgium steers his Hyundai i20 WRC. TT NEWS AGENCY/REUTERS

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Cows belonging to Pokot tribesmen walk around the carcass of an elephant killed by armed cattle herders in Mugui Conservancy GORAN TOMASEVIC/REUTERS

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A woman prays during an anti-Planned Parenthood vigil outside the Planned Parenthood - Margaret Sanger Health Center in Manhattan, New York ANDREW KELLY/REUTERS

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A float with a giant figure of U.S. President Donald Trump is paraded through the crowd during the 133rd Nice Carnival parade, the first major event since the city was attacked during Bastille Day celebrations last year in Nice ERIC GAILLARD/REUTERS

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A 250 kg World War Two bomb that was found during excavation works at a gas station, is carried on a military truck, following an operation to defuse it, in the northern city of Thessaloniki ALEXANDROS AVRAMIDIS/REUTERS

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A female Northern Cardinal sits on a bird feeder in falling snow in the Village of Valley Cottage, New York, a suburb north of New York City MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS

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Chance the Rapper celebrates as he accepts the Grammy for Best Rap Album for "Coloring Book" at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Adele breaks the Grammy for Record of the Year for "Hello" after having it presented to her at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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A damaged spillway with eroded hillside is seen in an aerial photo taken over the Oroville Dam in Oroville HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Beyonce performs at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles LUCY NICHOLSON/REUTERS

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Singer Gnarly Davidson aka Cee Lo Green arrives at the 59th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS

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A view of the test-fire of Pukguksong-2 guided by North Korean leader Kim Jong Un KCNA/REUTERS

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A Bichon Frise stands on a grooming table in the benching area before competition at the 141st Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS

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Police and rescue workers work at the scene of a blast in Lahore STRINGER/REUTERS

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Canadian Prime Minister Trudeau is greeted by U.S. President Trump at the White House in Washington KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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A rainbow is seen over a concrete barrier in Netiv Haasara, southern Israel AMIR COHEN/REUTERS

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