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This Week in Photos, Dec. 27, 2013 - Jan. 2, 2014

2014 was greeted by Vikings with torches, a massive flour fight, midnight kisses and more in this week in photos.

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Photography by REUTERS/Yuya Shino

People offer prayers on the first day of the new year at Meiji Shrine in Tokyo. Many people from across Japan visit shrines and temples to make new year wishes as they pray for the safety of the household, good relationships and success in business on the first day of the New Year.

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