Week in pictures: 13 - 19 January 2018

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Our selection of some of the most striking news photographs taken around the world this week.

A fox walks past 10 Downing Street in London, Britain January 16Image source, Hannah McKay/ Reuters
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A fox runs past the front door of 10 Downing Street in London. Earlier this month, Theresa May abandoned plans to hold a vote on the fox hunting ban.
Image source, AFP
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A Pegasus Airlines Boeing 737 skidded off the runway at Trabzon Airport, Turkey. None of the 168 passengers and crew on board was injured.
Image source, Chris McGrath/ Getty
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A woman feeding seagulls from on board a ferry in the Bosphorus in Istanbul, Turkey.
Image source, ARUN SANKAR/ AFP
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A participant tries to catch a bull during an annual bull-taming event in the village of Palamedu on the outskirts of Madurai, India.
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Artisan fashion designer Karl Kersten adjusts a hat covered with ostrich feathers to be worn by performers in Belgium's Carnival of Binche. The carnival is a Unesco World Heritage event, and is one of the biggest and most popular events in the country.
Image source, Khaled Abdullah/ Reuters
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Armed women attend a rally in support of the Houthi movement in Sanaa, Yemen.
Image source, FRED DUFOUR/ AFP
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A Chinese worker dries freshly made lanterns at a factory in the village of Tuntou, Hebei province, southwest of Beijing, ahead of the forthcoming new year celebrations.
Image source, Jakub Porzycki/ Agencja Gazeta/ Reuters
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People gather in Krakow to protest against a further tightening of the abortion laws. Abortion in Poland is illegal apart from in cases of rape, foetal damage or when the mother's life is in danger.
Image source, Kirsty O'Connor/ PA
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A black-cab driver waves a Union Jack flag while standing on a taxi on London Bridge, during a protest against Transport for London and the taxi-hailing service, Uber.
Image source, Jose Luis Gonzalez/ Reuters
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A girl kisses her dog as she waits for a blessing from a priest on the day of Saint Anthony, the patron saint of domestic animals, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.
Image source, Victoria Jones/ PA
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Tom Cruise runs along Blackfriars Bridge, London, during filming for Mission: Impossible 6. Cruise, who is famous for doing his own stunts, broke his ankle while jumping between two buildings during filming last year.

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