Week in Pictures 09 December 2017

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  • The sun shines above thick smog trapped in Utah Valley in Alpine, Utah, U.S. December 12, 2017. Sometimes during the winter, temperature inversions form in Salt Lake Valley, when the upper air temperature is warmer than the air on the valley floor, forming a lid, trapping polluted air. REUTERS/George Frey

  • A vehicle damaged by shrapnel and an explosive wave, sits abandoned in the Oktyabrsky district in Donetsk, Ukraine, November 1, 2017. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

  • A Venezuelan woman stands in a kitchen of a gym which has turned into a shelter for Venezuelans and is run by Civil Defense with meals provided by Evangelical churches in Caimbe neighbourhood in Boa Vista, Roraima state, Brazil November 17, 2017. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

  • An Iraqi man holds an Iraqi flag as he celebrates the final victory over the Islamic State at Tahrir Square in Baghdad, Iraq December 10, 2017. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani