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Photos of the week: A portrait of a princess, fires in Australia, and snow in Israel

Australia
AP Photo / Jae C. Hong
Jan. 7, 2013. An attendee at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas photographs an image displayed on Sony’s 84-inch XBR 4K LED television.
Getty Images / Pamela Martin
Jan. 8, 2013. Smoke rises from a wildfire in Nimmitabel, New South Wales, Australia, which has been hit with record-breaking heat and wildfire.
Bloomberg via Getty Images / Joshua Roberts
Jan. 10, 2013. President Barack Obama after a press conference with White House chief of staff Jack Lew, who is his nominee for US Treasury secretary, and the current secretary, Timothy Geithner.
AP Photo / Arshad Butt
Jan. 11, 2013. Pakistanis mourn relatives killed in bombings in Quetta, Pakistan. The death toll from a series of bomb attacks across Pakistan rose to at least 120.
AP Photo / Bernat Armangue
Jan. 10, 2013. A group of ultra-orthodox Jews pose for a snapshot next to the Western Wall in Jerusalem’s Old City during a rare snowfall.
AP Photo / Channi Anand
Jan. 10, 2013. An Indian Border Security Force soldier stands guard after the Pakistani army accused Indian troops of firing across the disputed Kashmir border and killing a soldier.
AP Photo / Sang Tan
Jan. 11, 2013. Members of the media talk to artist Paul Emsley in front of his newly-commissioned portrait of Kate, Duchess of Cambridge, on display at the National Portrait Gallery in London.
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