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    Women react as an Israeli mounted policeman disperses Palestinian protesters on December 9, 2017, in East Jerusalem.

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

    From Palestinian protests and an explosion near New York's Times Square, to the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Norway and Soyuz MS-05 spacecraft landing in Kazakhstan — take a look at this week's events in Sputnik's photo gallery.

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