Photos of the Week: 12/3–12/16

Santacon in London, a toppled wind turbine in Germany, protests against proposed austerity measures in Rio de Janeiro, the evacuation of Aleppo, snow sculpture in China, an earthquake in Aceh Province, Indonesia, and much more. This collection includes photos from the past week, as well as from the previous week—which we missed while doing the year-end wrap-ups.

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  • Gabriela Bhaskar / Reuters

    Ramadan 2017 in the USA

    Images of Muslim Americans observing Eid al-Fitr and Ramadan this year in New York, Connecticut, California, Pennsylvania, and New Jersey.

  • Timothy A. Clary / AFP / Getty

    Photos of the Week: 6/17–6/23

    A heatwave in Europe, floating solar farms in China, the America’s Cup in Bermuda, the Royal Highland Show in Scotland, and much more

  • Anthony Wallace / AFP / Getty

    Scenes From Hong Kong, 'Pearl of the Orient'

    Images of the vertical cityscape, street scenes, monuments, people, and natural landscapes of Hong Kong.

  • Library of Congress

    Go Fly a Kite

    In recognition of the warmer weather in the northern hemisphere, this is an invitation to take some time, go outside, and set a kite aloft.

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