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A picture made available on 20 January 2017 shows Chinese soldiers queue to properly arrange their parachute bags as they prepare for parachuting training in Hubei province, China, 11 December 2016. Several thousand new Chinese soldiers participated in a three month-long paratrooper training course to be paratroopers in the Chinese People's Liberation Army (PLA).  EPA/STRINGER CHINA OUT

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Chinese soldiers queue to properly arrange their parachute bags as they prepare for parachuting training in Hubei province, China. Photo EPA 

Staff members hold 23 panda cubs born in 2016 at the Chengdu Panda Breeding Base for a group photo to ring in the coming Chinese Lunar New Year in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan province, Friday Jan. 20, 2017. (Chinatopix Via AP)

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Staff members hold panda cubs at the Chengdu Panda Breeding Base for a group photo to ring in the coming Chinese Lunar New Year in Chengdu. Photo Chinatopix/AP 

British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson plays a shot during his visit to a cricket academy in Kolkata, India, January 19, 2017. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri

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British Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson plays a shot during his visit to a cricket academy in Kolkata, India. Photo Rupak De Chowdhuri/Reuters

Argentine striker Carlos Tevez, center, is escorted through a crowd of his fans and media upon arriving at the Pudong International Airport in Shanghai on Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. Shanghai Shenhua has recruited Tevez and has reportedly made the Argentine the highest-paid soccer player in the world. (Chinatopix Via AP)

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Argentinian striker Carlos Tevez, centre, is escorted through a crowd of his fans and media on arrival at Pudong International Airport in Shanghai. Shanghai Shenhua has recruited Tevez and has reportedly made him the highest-paid football player in the world. Photo Chinatopix/AP

Jagjot Singh Rubal, an Indian artist, gives final touches to a portrait of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump ahead of Trump's inauguration at his workshop in Amritsar, India, January 19, 2017. REUTERS/Munish Sharma FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NO RESALES. NO ARCHIVES.

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Jagjot Singh Rubal, an Indian artist, gives final touches to a portrait of U.S. President-elect Donald Trump ahead of Trump’s inauguration at his workshop in Amritsar, India. Photo Munish Sharma/Reuters

A vendor helps put on a wig on a customer at a wig shop near the central train station in Shanghai

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A vendor helps put on a wig on a customer at a wig shop near the central train station in Shanghai, China. Photo Aly Song/Reuters

A worker of Torrent Power Limited removes kites tangled up in electric power cables after the end of the kite flying season in Ahmedabad, India January 16, 2017. REUTERS/Amit Dave

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A worker of Torrent Power Limited removes kites tangled up in electric power cables after the end of the kite flying season in Ahmedabad, India. Photo Amit Dave/Reuters 

A worker handles an inflatable chicken, bearing a likeness to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and produced ahead of the Lunar New Year of the Rooster, at a Caile Inflatables Products Co. factory in Jiaxing, China, on Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. China's state media rebuffed a suggestion by Trump's nominee for secretary of state that Beijing must be denied access to reclaimed reefs in the disputed waters of the South China Sea. Photographer: Qilai Shen/Bloomberg

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A worker handles an inflatable chicken, bearing a likeness to U.S. President-elect Donald Trump and produced ahead of the Lunar New Year of the Rooster, at a factory in Jiaxing, China

An Indian man enters a train through an emergency window in Hyderabad, India, Thursday, Jan. 12, 2017. Railway platforms and trains were overcrowded Thursday with many people traveling to their hometowns to celebrate the Hindu festival of Makar Sankranti that falls on Jan. 14. (AP Photo/Mahesh Kumar A.)

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An Indian man enters a train through an emergency window in Hyderabad, India. Railway platforms and trains were overcrowded with many people travelling to their hometowns to celebrate the Hindu festival of Makar Sankranti. Photo Mahesh Kumar/AP

Schoolchildren attend a yoga session at a camp in Ahmedabad

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Schoolchildren attend a yoga session at a camp in Ahmedabad, India. Picture Amit Dave/Reuters

Youths play a traditional pillow fight game on a bamboo pole during festivities marking the 69th anniversary of Myanmar Independence Day on the outskirts of Yangon on January 4, 2017.  Various traditional and local events were held on the holiday which marks the 69th anniversary of the country known before as Burma when British colonial rule ended on January 4, 1948. / AFP PHOTO / YE AUNG THUYE AUNG THU/AFP/Getty Images

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Youths play a traditional pillow fight game on a bamboo pole during festivities marking the 69th anniversary of Myanmar Independence Day on the outskirts of Yangon. Photo Ye Aung Thuye/AFP/Getty

 Indian military personnel prepare to march as they rehearse for the forthcoming Republic Day parade at Rajpath in New Delhi on January 3, 2017. India will celebrate its 68th Republic Day on January 26 with a large military parade.  / AFP / CHANDAN KHANNA        (Photo credit should read CHANDAN KHANNA/AFP/Getty Images) *** BESTPIX ***

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Indian military personnel prepare to march as they rehearse for the forthcoming Republic Day parade at Rajpath in New Delhi. India will celebrate its 68th Republic Day on 26 January with a large military parade. Photo Chandan Khanna/AFP/Getty 

A Chinese man wearing a protection mask takes a selfie against a portrait of Mao Zedong on Tiananmen Gate in Beijing as the capital of China is blanketed by heavy smog on Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017. China has long faced some of the worst air pollution in the world, blamed on its reliance of coal for energy and factory production, as well as a surplus of older, less efficient cars on its roads. Inadequate controls on industry and lax enforcement of standards have worsened the pollution problem. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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A Chinese man wearing a protection mask takes a selfie against a portrait of Mao Zedong on Tiananmen Gate in Beijing as the capital of China is blanketed by heavy smog. Photo Andy Wong/AP

A man decorates a Christian neighborhood ahead of Christmas celebrations in Islamabad

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A man decorates a Christian neighbourhood ahead of Christmas celebrations in Islamabad. Photo Faisal Mahmood/Reuters 

 Children play near houses inundated by floodwaters after heavy rains in the Rangae district of the southern province of Narathiwat on December 21, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / MADAREE TOHLALAMADAREE TOHLALA/AFP/Getty Images

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Children play near houses inundated by floodwaters after heavy rains in the Rangae district of the southern province of Narathiwat, Thailand. Photo Madaree Tohlala/AFP/Getty

Kashmiri fishermen cover their heads and part of their boats with blankets and straw as they wait to catch fish in the waters of the Anchar Lake on a cold day in Srinagar

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Kashmiri fishermen cover their heads and part of their boats with blankets and straw as they wait to catch fish in the waters of the Anchar Lake in Srinagar. Photo Danish Ismail/Reuters

A boy waits with a relative outside a hospital

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A boy waits with a relative outside a hospital in Beijing. Heavy smog suffocated northeast China for a fifth day on December 20th, with hundreds of flights cancelled with road and rail transport grinding to a halt due to low visibility conditions.Photo Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images

A man cooks in open air as heavy smog blankets Shengfang, in Hebei province, on an extremely polluted day with red alert issued, China December 19, 2016. REUTERS/Damir Sagolj

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A man cooks outside as heavy smog blankets Shengfang on an extremely polluted day in China. Photo Damir Sagolj/Reuters 

A propaganda troupe perform before the Arch of Triumph on the last day of the 200-day campaign in Pyongyang on December 15, 2016. North Korea wrapped up a 200-day mass mobilisation campaign aimed at boosting an economy struggling with upgraded UN sanctions imposed after its two nuclear tests this year. Coming hard on the heels of a similar 70-day campaign that ended in May, the 200-day version kicked off in early June, pushing extra hours and working weekends.  / AFP PHOTO / KIM Won-JinKIM WON-JIN/AFP/Getty Images

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A propaganda troupe perform before the Arch of Triumph on the last day of the 200-day campaign in Pyongyang. Photo Kim Won-Jin/AFP/Getty 

A worker applies colour to strings which will be used to fly kites, on a roadside in Ahmedabad, India, December 15, 2016. REUTERS/Amit Dave     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

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A worker applies colour to strings which will be used to fly kites in Ahmedabad, India. Photo Amit Dave/Reuters