Students play with their soccer balls as they walk among crop fields to the Sunji Township Centre Primary School during sunrise in Sunji township of Shanghe county

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Students play with their soccer balls as they walk among crop fields to the Sunji Township Centre Primary School during sunrise in Sunji township of Shanghe county.

Portugal Fashion

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Portuguese model Sigrid Vieira poses for a photograph after having her make-up applied backstage during the Portugal Fashion Fall-Winter Fashion Show 2015-16, in Lisbon.

A Palestinian child runs past a water tank

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A Palestinian child runs past a water tank that was destroyed in Israeli bombing during the 50-day war between Israel and Hamas militants in the summer of 2014, in the village of Khuzaa, east of Khan Yunis, in the southern Gaza Strip on Thursday.

Elena Radionova of Russia competes in the ladies short program during the ISU World Figure Skating Championship in Shanghai

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Elena Radionova of Russia competes in the ladies short program during the ISU World Figure Skating Championship in Shanghai on Thursday

Syrian Refugees Seek Shelter In Turkish Camps

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Syrian boys play football in Suruc refugee camp in Suruc, Turkey.

Members of Japan's Self-Defence Force's honour guard prepare for a ceremony for U.S. Army General Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, at the Defense Ministry in Tokyo

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Members of Japan’s Self-Defence Force’s honour guard prepare for a ceremony for U.S. Army General Martin Dempsey, chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, at the Defense Ministry in Tokyo on Wednesday. 

A snowboarder performs during the Red Bull Jump and Freeze competition at ski resort Shimbulak

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A snowboarder performs during the Red Bull Jump and Freeze competition at the ski resort Shimbulak outside Almaty.

Pakistani commandos hang from a helicopter

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Commandos hang from a helicopter during the Pakistan Day military parade in Islamabad on Monday

Soldiers of the Chinese People's Liberation Army carry coffins containing remains of soldiers of the Chinese People's Volunteers who died in the Korean War, at the Taoxian International Airport of Shenyang

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Soldiers of the Chinese People’s Liberation Army carry coffins containing remains of soldiers of the Chinese People’s Volunteers (CPV) who died in the 1950-53 Korean War, at the Shenyang Taoxian International Airport, Liaoning province, China on Friday

Palestinian refugee Al-Jamal sits with his African two lion cubs outside his house at Al-Shabora refugee camp in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip

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Palestinian refugee Saad Eldeen Al-Jamal with his African two lion cubs at Al-Shabora refugee camp in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip on Thursday. Al-Jamal has eventually achieved his dream of raising lions at home after acquiring the two cubs, whose parents are believed to have been smuggled into Gaza through a tunnel along the border with Egypt nearly three years ago.

Solar Impulse on round-the-world tour

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The Swiss solar-powered plane Solar Impulse 2, HB-SIB, taking off with Swiss explorer Andre Borshberg on board for the third leg Ahmedabad to Varanasi, of the Round-The-World, in Ahmedabad, on Wednesday.

A member of the Iraqi security forces stands between Islamic State ammunition being displayed in al-Alam Salahuddin province

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A member of the Iraqi security forces stands between captured ammunition of Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant being displayed in al-Alam Salahuddin province, Iraq on Tuesday

Switzerland's skip Paetz delivers stone as her teammates Schwaegli and Winkelhausen sweep during their curling round robin game against China at World Women's Curling Championships in Sapporo

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Switzerland’s skip Alina Paetz (C) delivers a stone as her teammates Nicole Schwaegli (L) and Marisa Winkelhausen sweep during their curling round robin game against China at the World Women’s Curling Championships in Sapporo on Monday.

Former NBA basketball player Yao walks past security personnel as he arrives for the closing session of the CPPCC outside the Great Hall of the People, in Beijing

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Former NBA basketball player Yao Ming (2nd L) walks past security personnel as he arrives for the closing session of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) outside the Great Hall of the People, in Beijing, on Monday

A new South Korean military officer runs into an echelon as they attend a joint commissioning ceremony for 6,478 new officers from the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines at the military headquarters in Gyeryong

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A new South Korean military officer runs into an echelon as they attend a joint commissioning ceremony for 6,478 new officers from the Army, Navy, Air Force and Marines at the military headquarters in Gyeryong on Thursday

Britain's Catherine Duchess of Cambridge

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Duchess of Cambridge looks at the artwork ‘Self Portrait as a Drowned Man’ by British artist Jeremy Millar during a visit to Turner Contemporary art gallery in Margate, England on Wednesday

A delegate takes a nap during the third plenary meeting of Chinese People's Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing

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A delegate takes a nap during the third plenary meeting of the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference (CPPCC) at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing on Wednesday.

ECB To Inaugurate New Headquarters

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A BMX rider jumps over a nail plate at a ‘Osthafen’ bridge arch with the new headquarters of the European Central Bank and the skyline of Frankfurt in the background.

Solar Plane Takes Off In Round The World Attempt

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Solar Impulse 2, a solar-powered aircraft, takes flight as it begins its historic round-the-world journey from Al Bateen Airport, Abu Dhabi, on Monday

Second Day Of Crufts 2015

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A man sleeps next to his Boxer dog on the second day of Crufts dog show at the National Exhibition Centre on Friday in Birmingham, England