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    • Models celebrate at the end of the 2017 Victoria's Secret Fashion Show in Shanghai, China
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    Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, and Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad, second left, meet with top Russian Defense Ministry and General Staff officials on November 20, 2017, in Sochi, Russia. From right: Valery Gerasimov, Chief of the Russian Armed Forces' General Staff, and Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu.

    Check out some of the most interesting and important events of this week captured by photographers from different parts of the world.

    From the Urban Bike Inder Medellin race in Colombia and the Victoria's Secret fashion show in China, to Independence Day in Latvia and protests in France, Kenya and Zimbabwe — take a look at this week's events in Sputnik's photo gallery.

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