An artist holds a portrait of former Soviet leader Josef Stalin outside the GUM, State Department store decorated with New Year and Christmas illumination in Moscow’s Red Square, Thursday, Dec. 21, 2017. Communist supporters marked the anniversary of Stalin’s birth on Thursday.
People pray next to the coffin of slain journalist Gumaro Perez during his wake inside his mother’s home in Acayucan, Veracruz state, Mexico, Wednesday, Dec. 20, 2017. The 34-year-old Perez was shot to death Tuesday while at a Christmas party at his son’s school in Acayucan.
Sixty-day-old Nadia Ahmad Sabri, who suffers from severe malnutrition, lies in bed at a malnutrition treatment center in the Red Sea port city of Hodeida, Yemen.
Children dressed in Santa Claus costumes sit inside a classroom before participating in Christmas celebrations at a school in Chandigarh, India
Women prepare to sell candy on the steps of the government palace where police stand guard and impeachment proceedings against Peru’s President Pedro Pablo Kuczynski are going on in Lima, Peru
People walk on the rubble of a house which according to the local media was damaged in a gunbattle between suspected militants and Indian security forces in Batmurran village in south Kashmir’s Shopian district