10 of the biggest stories that made the news last week

Jan 29, 2018, 08:16 IST
  • 10 of the biggest stories that made the news last week

    A child vendor waits for customers along a road to sell Indian flags ahead of India's 69th Republic Day celebrations in New Delhi. All pics/AFP

     

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    US President Donald Trump speaks with Israel's Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu during a bilateral meeting on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum (WEF) annual meeting in Davos, eastern Switzerland, on January 25, 2018.

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    Palestinians hang a burning puppet bearing the portrait of US President Donald Trump, during a mock trial for him and Vice President Mike Pence in the Aida refugee camp in the West Bank city of Bethlehem

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  • 10 of the biggest stories that made the news last week

    This photo taken on January 28, 2018 shows the cafe 'Les Nautes' in Paris partly immersed in the water of the Seine river

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    Pope Francis celebrated the Eucharist during a mass at St Mary Major Basilica (Santa Maria Maggiore), on January 28 in Rome

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    Decorative dog figurines were seen for sale ahead of the Lunar New Year celebrations in Kuala Lumpur's Chinatown. As the Year of the Dog approaches, some shops run by ethnic Chinese in Malaysia are keeping canine models inside instead of displaying them prominently to avoid causing offence in the Muslim-majority country

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  • 10 of the biggest stories that made the news last week

    Turkish-backed Syrian rebel fighters patrol in the streets at the Syrian town of Azaz. The Turkish military on January 20 launched operation "Olive Branch", its second major incursion into Syrian territory during the seven-year civil war. The operation, with Turkish war planes and artillery backing a major ground incursion involving Ankara-backed Syrian rebels and Turkish tanks, aims to oust the People's Protection Units (YPG) militia from its Afrin enclave

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    A Rohingya refugee child walks back to his makeshift shelter after collecting water at Hakimpara refugee camp in Bangladesh's Ukhia district. The repatriation of hundreds of thousands of Rohingya Muslims who fled violence in Myanmar will not begin as planned, Bangladesh said on January 22, with authorities admitting "a lot of preparation" was still needed

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    An Iranian man walks with a child amid the snow in the capital Tehran on January 28, 2018. Some 20 provinces in the west and north of Iran were affected by the snowfall that began on Thursday and peaked on Saturday night, with some mountainous areas receiving as much 1.3 metres (more than four feet) of snow according to official news agency IRNA

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    A man walks past images of Jesus splashed with green paint on the doors of the damaged Resurrection Catholic Church after an arson and vandalism attack in Los Angeles, California on January 25, 2018. The incident, the second fire at a Los Angeles church in the last week, also saw green paint splashed over the face of statues of Jesus

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