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Students recite the preamble of India’s constitution during an assembly at the Air India Modern School before their classes in Mumbai on January 27, 2020. (AFP)
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Internally displaced Syrian children peek from the window of a truck loaded with their belongings as they head northwards through the town of Turmanin in Syria’s northwestern province of Idlib after feeling its southern countryside towards safer areas further north on January 28, 2020. Syrian regime forces were poised to soon enter Maaret al-Numan, a town of symbolic and strategic importance that is deserted after months of bombardment, in the country’s last major opposition bastion of Idlib. (AFP)
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In this photograph taken on January 29, 2020, commuters make their way on a street adorned with election posters laminated with plastic in Dhaka. Dhaka is awash with millions of plastic-laminated campaign posters ahead of elections in the Bangladeshi capital, and environmentalists are up in arms. (AFP)
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A man walks under trees during snowfall on the outskirts of Moscow on January 30, 2020. (AFP)
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Commuters with protective facemasks wait to board a canal boat at Pratunam Pier in Bangkok on January 30, 2020. A Thai surgical mask factory, producing 10 million masks a month, increased working hours to cope with the rising demand following an outbreak of SARS-like virus in China, with their product exported mostly to US and Europe the rest sold on the domestic market. (AFP)
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An Egyptian archeologist inspects skulls and human remains discovered along many finds in 3000-year-old communal tombs dedicated to high priests, in Al-Ghoreifa in Tuna al-Jabal in the Minya governorate, on January 30, 2020. The archaeological mission in Al-Ghoreifa in Minya, about 300 kilometres south of Egypt’s capital Cairo, found 16 tombs filled with 20 sarchophagi, including a wooden sarcophagus of the sky God Horus, the Antiquities Ministry announced. The communal tombs dating back to around 2600 BC were dedicated to high priests of the god Djehuty and senior officials in Upper Egypt. (AFP)
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A protester flashes the victory gesture while posing by flaming tyres during an anti-government demonstration against the new Iraqi prime minister designate in the central holy shrine city of Najaf on February 2, 2020. Furious anti-government youth held their ground in protest squares across Iraq’s south on February 2, despite the previous evening’s appointment of a prime minister who insists he is an independent. Mohammad Allawi announced his own nomination as premier the previous day, which marked exactly four months since the anti-government movement erupted and two months since outgoing prime minister Adel Abdel Mahdi resigned under growing pressure. (AFP)
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A Palestinian shepherd leads his herd near the West Bank Israeli settlement of Tomer in the Jordan Valley on February 2, 2020. (Reuters)
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Argentina’s Jaguares centre Matias Moroni (C) vies for the ball with South Africa’s Lions number 8 Len Massyn during their Super Rugby match at Jose Amalfitani stadium in Buenos Aires, on February 1, 2020. (AFP)
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Updated 06 February 2020

Photos of the Week: January 27 - February 4

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