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The week in pictures

From protests in Egypt to Christmas tree lighting in Rio, Al Jazeera showcases the week in images.
Last Modified: 04 Dec 2012 14:37


Fadi Al-Assaad/REUTERS
Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), speaks at the opening session of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP18) in Doha, Qatar


Hazrat Ali Bacha /REUTERS
A child in the West Bank city of Ramallah wears a keffiyeh during a rally supporting the change in the Palestinian Authority's United Nations observer status from "entity" to "non-member state".


Mohamad Torokman/REUTERS
Activists in India lit candles during an AIDS awareness campaign on the eve of World AIDS Day.


Jayanta Dey/REUTERS
A protester kicks a tear gas canister back at police during clashes in Siliana, northwest of Tunis. Tunisian security forces dispersed several thousand protesters in the town that has seen days of clashes this week over economic problems.


Mohamed Amine ben Aziza /REUTERS
Enrique Pena Nieto took over as Mexican president on December 1, offering a shot at redemption for the party that shaped modern Mexico.


Mexico/Handout/REUTERS
Tens of thousands of Islamists demonstrated in Cairo on December 1, in support of President Mohamed Morsi, who is trying to defuse opposition fury over his newly expanded powers.


Mohamed Abd El Ghany /REUTERS
Kainat Riaz reads a book after returning from school at her home in Mingora, Swat valley. Two Pakistani girls shot by a Taliban hit squad trying to kill their classmate, Malala Yousufzai, returned to school on November 29, under tight security.


Pilar Olivares/REUTERS
Fireworks explode from a Christmas tree during the lighting ceremony at Rodrigo de Freitas Lake in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.


Jamal Saidi /REUTERS
Yousef Zalzaly, a Shia Muslim and a newly elected member of Kuwait's parliament, poses with supporters after election final results were announced on December 1.



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Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), speaks at the opening session of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP18) in Doha, Qatar;*;A child in the West Bank city of Ramallah wears a keffiyeh during a rally supporting the change in the Palestinian Authority(***)s United Nations observer status from "entity" to "non-member state".;*;Activists in India lit candles during an AIDS awareness campaign on the eve of World AIDS Day.;*;A protester kicks a tear gas canister back at police during clashes in Siliana, northwest of Tunis. Tunisian security forces dispersed several thousand protesters in the town that has seen days of clashes this week over economic problems. ;*; Enrique Pena Nieto took over as Mexican president on December 1, offering a shot at redemption for the party that shaped modern Mexico. ;*;Tens of thousands of Islamists demonstrated in Cairo on December 1, in support of President Mohamed Morsi, who is trying to defuse opposition fury over his newly expanded powers. ;*;Kainat Riaz reads a book after returning from school at her home in Mingora, Swat valley. Two Pakistani girls shot by a Taliban hit squad trying to kill their classmate, Malala Yousufzai, returned to school on November 29, under tight security. ;*;Fireworks explode from a Christmas tree during the lighting ceremony at Rodrigo de Freitas Lake in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.;*;Yousef Zalzaly, a Shia Muslim and a newly elected member of Kuwait(***)s parliament, poses with supporters after election final results were announced on December 1. Daylife ID:
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Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), speaks at the opening session of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP18) in Doha, Qatar

Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:34:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=03LQ0l69eBbR4Fadi Al-AssaadREUTERSAl Jazeera Upload Images

Christiana Figueres, Executive Secretary of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), speaks at the opening session of the United Nations Climate Change Conference (COP18) in Doha, Qatar

http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0eMugND41CfWuKainat Riaz reads a book after returning from school at her home in Mingora, Swat valley. Two Pakistani girls shot by a Taliban hit squad trying to kill their classmate, Malala Yousufzai, returned to school on November 29, under tight security. Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:34:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0eMugND41CfWuHazrat Ali Bacha REUTERSAl Jazeera Upload ImagesKainat Riaz reads a book after returning from school at her home in Mingora, Swat valley. Two Pakistani girls shot by a Taliban hit squad trying to kill their classmate, Malala Yousufzai, returned to school on November 29, under tight security. http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0daLg4Eg6RdjiA child wears a keffiyeh headdress during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah, supporting the resolution that changed the Palestinian Authority's United Nations observer status from "entity" to "non-member state".Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:34:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0daLg4Eg6RdjiMohamad TorokmanREUTERSAl Jazeera Upload ImagesA child wears a keffiyeh headdress during a rally in the West Bank city of Ramallah, supporting the resolution that changed the Palestinian Authority's United Nations observer status from "entity" to "non-member state". http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0ewoevpb8ycBmActivists from a non-governmental organisation , light candles during an AIDS awareness campaign on the eve of World AIDS Day in India.Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:35:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0ewoevpb8ycBmJayanta DeyREUTERSAl Jazeera Upload ImagesActivists from a non-governmental organisation , light candles during an AIDS awareness campaign on the eve of World AIDS Day in India. http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0a3X3Iy7HW2udA protester throws a tear gas canister back at police during clashes in Siliana, northwest of Tunis. Tunisian security forces fired tear gas trying to disperse several thousand protesters in the town that has seen days of clashes this week over economic problems in the state. Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:35:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0a3X3Iy7HW2udMohamed Amine ben Aziza REUTERSAl Jazeera Upload ImagesA protester throws a tear gas canister back at police during clashes in Siliana, northwest of Tunis. Tunisian security forces fired tear gas trying to disperse several thousand protesters in the town that has seen days of clashes this week over economic problems in the state. http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=09uz6UAegm7My Enrique Pena Nieto took over as Mexican president on December 1, offering a shot at redemption for the party that shaped modern Mexico. Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:35:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=09uz6UAegm7MyMexico/HandoutREUTERSAl Jazeera Upload Images Enrique Pena Nieto took over as Mexican president on December 1, offering a shot at redemption for the party that shaped modern Mexico. http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0aHC90S0n301JTens of thousands of Islamists demonstrated in Cairo on December 1, in support of President Mohamed Mursi, who is racing through a constitution to try to defuse opposition fury over his newly expanded powers. Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:35:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0aHC90S0n301JMohamed Abd El Ghany REUTERSAl Jazeera Upload ImagesTens of thousands of Islamists demonstrated in Cairo on December 1, in support of President Mohamed Mursi, who is racing through a constitution to try to defuse opposition fury over his newly expanded powers. http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0d6w3dPfJpfOqFireworks explode from a Christmas tree during the lighting ceremony at Rodrigo de Freitas Lake in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:36:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0d6w3dPfJpfOqPilar OlivaresREUTERSAl Jazeera Upload ImagesFireworks explode from a Christmas tree during the lighting ceremony at Rodrigo de Freitas Lake in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0g0q6yK1OH1e8Newly elected member of Parliament Yousef Zalzaly , a Shi'ite Muslim, poses with supporters after the final results of the election were announced in Kuwait city on December 1.Sun, 02 Dec 2012 08:36:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/1354437163969?image_id=0g0q6yK1OH1e8Jamal Saidi REUTERSAl Jazeera Upload ImagesNewly elected member of Parliament Yousef Zalzaly , a Shi'ite Muslim, poses with supporters after the final results of the election were announced in Kuwait city on December 1.


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