A Lebanese youth runs with a national flag as smoke billows from burning tires during a demonstration in Jal el-Dib area on the northern outskirts of Beirut on Jan. 14. JOSEPH EID/AFP via Getty Images

A Week in World Photos

Protests in Lebanon and Chile, cleanup in the Philippines and Puerto Rico, and impeachment in the United States.

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A Lebanese youth runs with a national flag as smoke billows from burning tires during a demonstration in Jal el-Dib area on the northern outskirts of Beirut on Jan. 14. JOSEPH EID/AFP via Getty Images

A Lebanese youth runs with a national flag as smoke billows from burning tires during a demonstration in the Jal el Dib area on the northern outskirts of Beirut on Jan. 14.

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A Filipino youth rides an outrigger canoe while the Taal volcano spews ash as seen from Tanauan town in Batangas province, south of Manila, on Jan. 13. TED ALJIBE/AFP via Getty Images

A Filipino youth rides an outrigger canoe while the Taal volcano spews ash as seen from Tanauan town in Batangas province, south of Manila, on Jan. 13.

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An Iraqi woman, her face covered with a national flag, cries as she watches anti-government demonstrators protest in Baghdad's Tahrir square on Jan. 10. AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP via Getty Images

An Iraqi woman, her face covered with a national flag, cries as she watches anti-government demonstrators protest in Baghdad’s Tahrir Square on Jan. 10.

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A car makes its way through thick fog mixed with bushfire smoke in the Ruined Castle area of the Blue Mountains on Jan. 11 SAEED KHAN/AFP via Getty Images

A car makes its way through thick fog mixed with bushfire smoke in the Ruined Castle area of Australia’s Blue Mountains on Jan. 11.

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A kangaroo is cared for by volunteers of a wildlife rescue group who are working to save and rehabilitate animals from the months-long bushfires outside Sydney on Jan. 9. SAEED KHAN/AFP via Getty Images

A kangaroo is cared for by volunteers at a wildlife rescue group that is working to save and rehabilitate animals from the monthslong bushfires in Australia on Jan. 9.

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A destroyed car is seen among charred trees in Lithgow, in Australia's New South Wales, on Jan. 11. SAEED KHAN/AFP via Getty Images

A destroyed car is seen among charred trees in Lithgow, in Australia’s New South Wales state, on Jan. 11.

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Activists protesting against chlordecone, the pesticide that has durably polluted the West Indies, block the entrance to the courthouse where the trial of seven activist was to be held in Fort-de-France, Martinique, on Jan. 13. LIONEL CHAMOISEAU/AFP via Getty Images

Activists protesting against chlordecone, a pesticide that has polluted the West Indies, block the entrance to the courthouse where the trial of seven activists was to be held in Fort-de-France, Martinique, on Jan. 13.

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Drivers compete during Stage 6 of the Dakar 2020 between Ha'il and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Jan. 10. FRANCK FIFE/AFP via Getty Images

Drivers compete during Stage 6 of the Dakar 2020 between Hail and Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Jan. 10.

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A group visits the inside of a cooling tower at Mehrum coal-fired power plant in Hohenhameln, Germany, on Jan. 16. JULIAN STRATENSCHULTE/dpa/AFP via Getty Images

A group visits the inside of a cooling tower at the Mehrum coal-fired power plant in Hohenhameln, Germany, on Jan. 16.

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Two men break the windows of a branch of the HSBC bank during a demonstration in Paris on Jan. 11 as part as a nationwide multi-sector strike against the French government's pensions overhaul. LIONEL BONAVENTURE/AFP via Getty Images

Two men break the windows of a branch of the HSBC bank during a demonstration in Paris on Jan. 11 as part as a nationwide multisector strike against the French government’s pension overhaul.

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Protesters march during a demonstration as part of the nationwide strike in Toulouse, southern France, on Jan. 16. PASCAL PAVANI/AFP via Getty Images

Protesters march during a demonstration as part of the nationwide strike in Toulouse, southern France, on Jan. 16.

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Revelers take part in the traditional festival of the Reinado of Our Lady of the Rosary, St. Efigenia and St. Benedict, in Ouro Preto, Brazil, on Jan. 12. Through singing, dancing, and drumming, the festival honours Chico Rei, a slave brought from Africa who bought his freedom and that of other slaves to become part of Brazilian folklore. DOUGLAS MAGNO/AFP via Getty Images

Revelers take part in the traditional festival of Our Lady of the Rosary, St. Efigenia and St. Benedict, in Ouro Preto, Brazil, on Jan. 12. The festival honors Chico Rei, a slave brought from Africa who bought his freedom and that of other slaves and became part of Brazilian folklore.

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A participant tries to control a bull during the annual Jallikattu festival in Palamedu village on the outskirts of Madurai, India, on Jan. 16. ARUN SANKAR/AFP via Getty Images

A participant tries to control a bull during the annual Jallikattu festival in Palamedu village on the outskirts of Madurai, India, on Jan. 16.

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A vendor adjusts lanterns at her stall at a market in Beijing on Jan. 15 ahead of the Lunar New Year of the Rat. NICOLAS ASFOURI/AFP via Getty Images

A vendor adjusts lanterns at her stall at a market in Beijing on Jan. 15, ahead of the Lunar New Year of the Rat.

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Demonstrators take cover as they clash with riot police during a protest against Chilean President Sebastian Pinera's government in Santiago on Jan. 10. CLAUDIO REYES/AFP via Getty Images

Demonstrators take cover as they clash with riot police during a protest against Chilean President Sebastián Piñera’s government in Santiago on Jan. 10.

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Revelers take part in a carnival procession through the south-western North Macedonian village of Vevcani on Jan. 13. The 1,400-year-old Vevcani carnival and is held every year on the eve of the feast of Saint Basil, which marks the beginning of the New Year according to the Julian calendar. ROBERT ATANASOVSKI/AFP via Getty Images

Revelers take part in a carnival procession through the southwestern North Macedonian village of Vevcani on Jan. 13. The 1,400-year-old Vevcani carnival is held every year on the eve of the feast of St. Basil, which marks the beginning of the New Year according to the Julian calendar.

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Supporters of Spanish far-right VOX party rally to protest against Spanish Prime Minister 's new coalition government in Madrid on Jan. 12. OSCAR DEL POZO/AFP via Getty Images

Supporters of the Spanish far-right Vox party rally to protest against the Spanish prime minister’s new coalition government in Madrid on Jan. 12.

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A Muslim devotee jumps onto another train as he arrives to take part in the Akheri Munajat, or final prayers, during the annual Muslim gathering Biswa Ijtema in Tongi, north of Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Jan. 12. MUNIR UZ ZAMAN/AFP via Getty Images

A Muslim devotee jumps onto another train as he arrives to take part in the Akheri Munajat, or final prayers, during the annual Muslim gathering Biswa Ijtema in Tongi, north of Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Jan. 12.

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A member of the Bolivarian militia holds a Venezuelan flag as he passes a mural depicting Venezuelan late President Hugo Chavez during a march in support of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro in Caracas on Jan. 14. YURI CORTEZ/AFP via Getty Images

A member of the Bolivarian militia holds a Venezuelan flag as he passes a mural depicting former Venezuelan President Hugo Chávez during a march in support of President Nicolás Maduro in Caracas on Jan. 14.

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A Syrian walks on the rubble of a building following a regime air strike on Ariha town in Syria's last major opposition bastion of Idlib on Jan. 15. OMAR HAJ KADOUR/AFP via Getty Images

A Syrian walks on the rubble of a building following a regime airstrike on Ariha town in Syria’s last major opposition bastion of Idlib on Jan. 15.

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Supporters of the Basij, a militia loyal to the Islamic republic's establishment, attend a memorial for the victims of the Ukrainian plane crash at the University of Tehran on Jan. 14. ATTA KENARE/AFP via Getty Images

Supporters of the Basij, a militia loyal to Iran’s establishment, attend a memorial for the victims of the Ukrainian plane crash at the University of Tehran on Jan. 14.

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A dog trails its owners along a volcanic ash-covered road in Agoncillo town, Batangas province south of Manila in the Philippines on Jan. 15. TED ALJIBE/AFP via Getty Images

A dog trails its owners along a volcanic ash-covered road in Agoncillo town, south of Manila in the Philippines, on Jan. 15.

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Residents work to clear the roof of their home of mud and ash due to the eruption of the nearby Taal volcano at a village in Laurel, Batangas province, in the Philippines on Jan. 16. TED ALJIBE/AFP via Getty Images

Residents work to clear the roof of their home of mud and ash due to the eruption of the nearby Taal volcano at a village in Laurel, Batangas province, in the Philippines on Jan. 16.

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Taiwanese soldiers operate a CM-11 battle tank during an exercise at a military base in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, on Jan. 15. SAM YEH/AFP via Getty Images

Taiwanese soldiers operate a CM-11 battle tank during an exercise at a military base in Kaohsiung, southern Taiwan, on Jan. 15.

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Devotees arrive to take a holy dip on the occasion of the Makar Sankranti festival at the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna, and the mythical Saraswati in Allahabad, India, on Jan. 15. SANJAY KANOJIA/AFP via Getty Images

Devotees arrive to take a holy dip during the Makar Sankranti festival at the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna, and the mythical Saraswati in Allahabad, India, on Jan. 15.

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A man rides his bicycle pass past a collapsed house in Guanica, Puerto Rico, on Jan. 15 after a powerful earthquake hit the island. RICARDO ARDUENGO/AFP via Getty Images

A man rides his bicycle past a collapsed house in Guanica, Puerto Rico, on Jan. 15 after a powerful earthquake hit the island.

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Russia's President Vladimir Putin and Germany's Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a joint news conference after their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow on Jan. 11. PAVEL GOLOVKIN/POOL/AFP via Getty Images

Russian President Vladimir Putin and German Chancellor Angela Merkel attend a joint news conference after their meeting at the Kremlin in Moscow on Jan. 11.

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German Minister for Food and Agriculture Julia Kloeckner is offered an apple as she visits the Gruene Woche (Green Week) international agriculture fair in Berlin on Jan. 16. TOBIAS SCHWARZ/AFP via Getty Images

German Minister for Food and Agriculture Julia Klöckner is offered an apple as she visits the Grüne Woche (Green Week) international agriculture fair in Berlin on Jan. 16.

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A man rides a boat near a frozen portion of Dal Lake after a heavy snowfall in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir on Jan. 16. TAUSEEF MUSTAFA/AFP via Getty Images

A man rides a boat near a frozen portion of Dal Lake after a heavy snowfall in Srinagar in Jammu and Kashmir on Jan. 16.

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Extinction Rebellion and Red Rebels activists protest during a climate march to the Australian Embassy in The Hague as they take part in a worldwide campaign to draw attention to bushfires in Australia on Jan. 16. KOEN VAN WEEL/ANP/AFP via Getty Images

Extinction Rebellion and Red Rebels activists protest during a climate march to the Australian Embassy in The Hague as they take part in a worldwide campaign to draw attention to bushfires in Australia on Jan. 16.

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Lightning fills the sky over Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip during heavy rains on Jan. 16. SAID KHATIB/AFP via Getty Images

Lightning fills the sky over Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip during heavy rains on Jan. 16.

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U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is handed a document while signing the articles of impeachment of President Donald Trump during a ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington on Jan. 15. BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP via Getty Images

U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi is handed a document while signing the articles of impeachment of President Donald Trump during a ceremony on Capitol Hill in Washington on Jan. 15.

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President Trump arrives for a campaign rally at Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, on Jan. 9. SAUL LOEB/AFP via Getty Images

President Trump arrives for a campaign rally at Huntington Center in Toledo, Ohio, on Jan. 9.

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