The World in Photos This Week

French President François Hollande visits Iraq; Malaysia suffers from heavy flooding; and Turkey mourns the victims of a car bombing in Izmir.

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People work to extinguish the flames at a house in Valparaíso, Chile, on Jan. 2 as the fire threatens to reach the city's port.

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Newly elected Haitian President Jovenel Moïse greets supporters after speaking to the nation in Port-au-Prince on Jan. 3.

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A FARC guerrilla fighter puts on her uniform at a rebel encampment after a New Year's celebration in Vegaez, Colombia.

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A 3-day-old giraffe is cleaned by its mother in the Budapest Zoo and Botanical Garden in Hungary on Jan. 3.

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French President François Hollande and French Defense Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian look toward Islamic State-held territory as they visit a military outpost on the outskirts of the northern city of Mosul, Iraq, on Jan. 2.

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Taku Takeuchi of Japan soars through the air during his trial jump in Innsbruck, Austria, on Jan. 3.

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The Dalai Lama looks on as Tibetan Buddhist monks work on a traditional painting during a special prayer during the Kalachakra religious event in Bodh Gaya, India, on Jan. 5.

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A man stands among bottles at the Van Tuijl glass recycling plant following Christmas and New Year's celebrations in Gameren, the Netherlands, on Jan. 3.

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Indian members of the Trinamool Congress Party shout slogans as they burn an effigy of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a protest in Siliguri on Jan. 4.

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An Afghan vendor of cotton candy walks on the streets of Kabul on Jan.  5.

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A Syrian man rides a motorbike past a cemetery in the rebel-held town of Douma, on the eastern outskirts of Damascus, on Jan. 3.

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A Sikh devotee takes a ritual dip in holy water at the Sikh Shrine Golden Temple in Amritsar, India, on Jan. 5.

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Youths play a traditional pillow fight game on a bamboo pole during festivities marking the 69th anniversary of Myanmar Independence Day on the outskirts of Yangon on Jan. 4.

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Russian Marines show their skills during a demonstration at a park in Manila, Philippines, on Jan. 5, as part of a rare five-day port-of-call action in the country's capital, following Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's pivot away from the United States.

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Six-month-old elephant Clear Sky rests her head on the shoulder of one of her guardians during a break in a hydrotherapy session at a clinic in Chonburi Province, Thailand, on Jan. 5.

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Participants attend a mass rally in Pyongyang on Jan. 5 in honor of North Korean leader Kim Jong Un following his New Year's address to the nation.

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Children swim in floodwaters in Malaysia's northeastern town of Rantau Panjang, which borders Thailand, on Jan. 5. Floods in two northeast Malaysian states have forced almost 23,000 people from their homes.

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Looters invade a store in Veracruz, Mexico, on Jan. 5 amid protests against a large increase in gasoline prices announced on Jan. 1.

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An Iraqi family loads their belongings onto a cart to return home on the western edge of the al-Intisar neighborhood in southeastern Mosul on Jan. 5.

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A man dressed as King Balthazar, one of the three wise men, shakes hands during the Three Wise Men Parade in Vic, Spain, on Jan. 5,  marking the eve of the Christian feast of Epiphany.

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Men dance in the icy waters of the Tundzha River in Kalofer, Bulgaria, as part of Epiphany Day celebrations on Jan. 6.

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Members of the Edo Firemanship Preservation Association balance on top of bamboo ladders during a New Year's fire department exercise in Tokyo on Jan. 6.

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A woman holds a red carnation and a Turkish flag on Jan. 6 at the funeral of Turkish Police Officer Fethi Sekin and courthouse Officer Musa Can, who were killed in a car bombing in Izmir the day before.

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Mongolian-born sumo grand champion Harumafuji performs a ring-entering ceremony at the Meiji Shrine in Tokyo on Jan. 6.

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Emirati men walk with their camels across the Liwa desert, west of Abu Dhabi, during the Liwa 2017 Moreeb Dune Festival on Jan. 6.

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