Week In Photos (30 November- 6 December 2012)

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30 November 2012
A vendor arranges bangles at his shop in Lahore. (Photo: AFP- Arif Ali)
1 December 2012
M23 Congolese rebels withdraw from frontline positions around Goma as promised under a regionally brokered deal. (Photo: AFP - Phil Moore)
1 December 2012
Egyptian protestors light up a flare during a demonstration in Cairo's Tahrir square against a decree by Egypt's President Mohamed Morsi granting himself broad powers that shield his decisions from judicial review. (Photo: AFP - Gianluigi Guercia)
1 December 2012
A woman locks her home just below the scene of a fire at Paraisopolis shantytown in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo: AFP - Yasuyoshi Chiba)
2 December 2012
Displaced Congolese boy shelters from the rain under a truck a camp east of the Democratic Republic of the Congo. (Photo: AFP - Phil Moore)
3 December 2012
Paris' Eiffel Tower partially covered by cloud is seen as a sea gull flies by. (Photo: AFP - Joel Saget)
4 December 2012
Farmers from the Brazilian northeast carry out a demonstration holding cattle skulls demanding the cancellation of their debts and help from the government to alleviate the effects of the drought that rages over the region this year. (Photo: AFP - Pedro Ladeira)
4 December 2012
Supporters wait in Nairobi for Kenyan Prime Minister Raila Odinga, Vice President Kalonzo Musyoka and Trade Minister Moses Wetangula after they announced a powerful alliance as running mates in presidential elections due in March 2013. (Photo: AFP - Tony Karumba)
5 December 2012
Two young boys soak up the sunshine underneath a washline in a refugee camp on the border between Syria and Turkey near the northern city of Azaz.(Photo: AFP - Odd Andersen)
6 December 2012
Bahraini women protestors flash the sign for victory near a cloud of tear gas fired by riot police during clashes following an anti-government demonstration and in solidarity with political prisoners in the village of Abu Saiba, West of Manama. (Photo: AFP - Mohammed Al-Shaikh)
6 December 2012
A Palestinian militant with the Ezzedine al-Qassam brigade walks inside a secured compound at the end of celebration of the Hamas armed wing in Beit Hanun. (Photo: AFP - Marco Longari)


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