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An Egyptian seller plays the rebab, a bowed string instrument, as he waits for customers in a street of the capital Cairo’s Muqattam area during Coptic Orthodox Christmas celebrations. (AFP)
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Cars and people surround camels for sale during the annual King Abdulaziz Camel Festival in Rumah, some 160 kilometres east of Riyadh. (AFP)
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Vietnamese women collect dried incense sticks at a courtyard in Quang Phu Cau village on the outskirts of Hanoi ahead of the upcoming Lunar New Year celebrations, referred to in Vietnam as Tet. Manan. (AFP)
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An elderly Iraqi woman, her face covered with a national flag, cries as she watches anti-government demonstrators protesting in the capital Baghdad’s Tahrir square. (AFP)
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A falcon performs during a hunting competition at the Sabah al-Ahmad heritage village, about 140kms northwest of the Kuwaiti capital Kuwait City. (AFP)
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An image grab taken from Oman TV shows Oman’s Sultan Haitham bin Tariq following a swearing in ceremony as Oman’s new leader after the death the previous day of Sultan Qaboos. (AFP)
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The sails of the Opera House are lit with a series of images to show support for the communities affected by the bushfires and to express the gratitude to the emergency services and volunteers in Sydney. (AFP)
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Demonstrators waves green and yellow flares during a protest called by the ‘Yellow Vest’ (gilets jaunes) anti-government movement as part of a nationwide multi-sector strike against the French government’s pensions overhaul, in Nantes, western France. (AFP)
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Updated 14 January 2020

Photos of the Week: January 7-14

LONDON: Arab News selects some of our favorite images of the week from around the world. Scroll above to see them all...