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This Week in Photos, Jan. 17, 2014 - Jan. 23, 2014

From festivals in India, Spain and Taiwan to Haute Couture Fashion Week in Paris and the Winter X Games in Aspen, CO – see this week in photos from around the world.

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Photography by REUTERS/Severino Silva/Agencia O Dia

A worker inspects the Christ the Redeemer statue which was damaged during lightning storms in Rio de Janeiro Jan. 21, 2014. Lightning strikes damaged the iconic figure's head and its right hand. The statue was hit on Jan. 17 when a powerful electric storm swept through the city emitting more than 40,000 lightning strikes throughout the state of Rio de Janeiro.

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