Week in pictures: From Syria’s war to the Winter Olympics

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    Alberto Macias Rios, dressed as “Ekeko,” the god of prosperity and the central figure of the Alasita Fair, holds fake money as he poses for a portrait in La Paz, Bolivia. Macias, 65, says his low stature helps him pull off the Ekeko personality, which he’s proud and happy to emulate. [Juan Karita/AP Photo]

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