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    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
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    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    • This Week in Pictures: May 5 - May 11
    © Sputnik / Russian Presidential Press Office
    President-Elect Vladimir Putin during the inauguration ceremony in the Kremlin. May 7.

    From the Russian presidential inauguration, Victory Day in Russia and the Color Sky Festival in Turkey to the Met Gala 2018 in New York, all the outstanding events that brightened our life this week - follow Sputnik’s weekly gallery and see what’s been going on around the world.

    Browse this gallery compiled by Sputnik to see what has transpired in the various corners of our planet during the last seven days.

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