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Georgian military personnel march during Independence Day celebration in Tbilisi

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Georgian military personnel march during Independence Day celebration in Tbilisi, Georgia, on Tuesday

 European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (R) makes a joke with tie-less Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (L) during the second day of the Eastern Partnership Summit in Riga, Latvia, 22 May 2015

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European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker (R) makes a joke with tie-less Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras (L) during the second day of the Eastern Partnership Summit in Riga, Latvia on Friday

A man walks past billboard posters promoting the Yes campaign in favour of same-sex marriage on Friday in Dublin, Ireland. Voters in the Republic of Ireland are taking part in a referendum on legalising same-sex marriage on Friday. The referendum is being held 22 years after Ireland decriminalised homosexuality with more than 3.2m people being asked whether they want to amend the country's constitution to allow gay and lesbian couples to marry. Polling stations opened at 07:00 BST with voting continuing until 22:00 BST and counting due to start on Saturday morning

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A man walks past billboard posters promoting the Yes campaign in favour of same-sex marriage on Friday in Dublin, Ireland

Feature Sunrise Lights...epa04761495 Sunrise lights up by the foggy landscape in Reitwein, (Brandenburg), Germany, early morning 22 May 2015.  EPA/PATRICK PLEUL

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Sunrise in Reitwein, (Brandenburg), Germany 

Belgium's Philippe Gilbert celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 12th stage of the Giro d'Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race from Imola to Vicenza, Italy, Thursday, May 21, 2015. Alberto Contador extended his overall lead ahead of Fabio Aru to 17 seconds while Philippe Gilbert won the rainy 12th stage of the Giro d'Italia on Thursday

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Belgium’s Philippe Gilbert celebrates as he crosses the finish line to win the 12th stage of the Giro d’Italia, Tour of Italy cycling race from Imola to Vicenza, Italy, Thursday

Dunkirk veteran Garth Wright (95) with Royal Navy Wren Lauren Parsons on board the Little Ship the Princess Freda as the Little Ships arrive in Dunkirk, France, to mark the 75th anniversary of Operation Dynamo. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Thursday May 21, 2015. Hundreds of fishing boats, pleasure yachts and lifeboats crossed the Channel between May 26 and June 4 1940, to help evacuate Allied forces from the beaches of northern France

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Dunkirk veteran Garth Wright (95) with Royal Navy Wren Lauren Parsons on board the Little Ship the Princess Freda as the Little Ships arrive in Dunkirk, France, to mark the 75th anniversary of Operation Dynamo

Supporters of the pro-Kurdish People's Democratic Party (HDP) wait for the appearance Selahattin Demirtas, co-chair of the party to deliver an election campaign speech during a rally in Istanbul, Turkey, Thursday, May 21, 2015, before Turkey's general election on June 7.  The ADP is a small party, but if it gains 10 percent of the vote it will enter parliament as a party, and could change the face of the country's politics

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Supporters of the pro-Kurdish People’s Democratic Party (HDP) wait for the appearance Selahattin Demirtas, co-chair of the party to deliver an election campaign speech during a rally in Istanbul, Turkey on Thursday

Tourists enjoy visiting Red Square in Moscow on May 20, 2015.

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Tourists enjoy visiting Red Square in Moscow on Wednesday

Brandenburger Landschaft aus der Luft...epa04757717 A solitary tree is encircled by tractor wheel marks amid a golden field of rapeseed near Eisenhuettenstadt, in the north German state of Brandenburg late 19 May 2015.  EPA/PATRICK PLEUL

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A solitary tree is encircled by tractor wheel marks amid a golden field of rapeseed near Eisenhuettenstadt, in the north German state of Brandenburg 

A tourist takes pictures of an alpine panorama from a platform of Germany highest mountain Zugspitze, 2962 meters, near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, southern Germany on Monday

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A tourist takes pictures of the alpine panorama from a platform on Germany highest mountain, Zugspitze, 2962 meters high, near Garmisch-Partenkirchen, southern Germany, on Monday

Mount Etna spits lava as it erupts near Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Friday

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Mount Etna spits lava as it erupts near Catania, Sicily, Italy, on Friday

A group of 300 sub-Saharan Africans sit on board the Italian Finance Police vessel Di Bartolo as their boat  is left to adrift off the coast of Sicily

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A group of 300 sub-Saharan Africans sit on board the Italian Finance Police vessel Di Bartolo as their boat is left to adrift off the coast of Sicily.

Children and honour guards watch a performance during the so-called parade of children's troops in Rostov-on-Don, southern Russia, on Thursday

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Children and honour guards watch a performance during the so-called parade of children’s troops in Rostov-on-Don, southern Russia, on Thursday

The evening sky in Schwangau, southern Germany, is illuminated by lightning during thunderstorms

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The evening sky in Schwangau, southern Germany, is illuminated by lightning during thunderstorms

A man walks past abandoned buildings with 'for sale' sign in central Athens, on Wednesday. Greece's economy contracted by 0.2 percent in the first quarter of this year, preliminary data from the national statistics agency ELSTAT showed, pushing the country back into recession

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A man walks past abandoned buildings with ‘for sale’ sign in central Athens, on Wednesday

A miner sits at by a grave as relatives and friends gather at the cemetery in the Turkish town of Soma in the Manisa district, western Turkey, on Wednesday to mark the first anniversary of the Soma mine disaster in which 301 workers were killed after an explosion on May 13, 2014. The miners were killed after inhaling gas and toxic smoke from the fire which was caused when an abandoned pile of coal left next to an electrical transformer caught fire

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A miner sits at by a grave as relatives and friends gather at the cemetery in the Turkish town of Soma in the Manisa district, western Turkey, on Wednesday to mark the first anniversary of the Soma mine disaster in which 301 workers were killed after an explosion one year again

Director Emmanuelle Bercot poses during a photocall for the film "La tete haute" out of competition before the opening of the 68th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes...Director Emmanuelle Bercot poses during a photocall for the film "La tete haute" out of competition before the opening of the 68th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France, May 13, 2015. The 68th edition of the film festival will run from May 13 to May 24.

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Director Emmanuelle Bercot poses during a photocall for the film “La tete haute” out of competition before the opening of the 68th Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, southern France on Wednesday

Pope Francis Pope Francis hugs a child as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, May 13, 2015

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Pope Francis hugs a child as he arrives for his weekly general audience in St. Peter’s Square at the Vatican on Wednesday

NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg ...NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is seen on the screen of a camera as he delivers a speech at NATO Foreign Minister's Meeting in Antalya on May 13, 2015. Turkey hosts NATO foreign ministers for a meeting to discuss threats to the alliance including Islamic State jihadists and the policies of Russia on its borders.    AFP PHOTO / OZAN KOSEOZAN KOSE/AFP/Getty Images

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NATO Secretary General Jens Stoltenberg is seen on the screen of a camera as he delivers a speech at NATO Foreign Minister’s Meeting in Antalya on Wednesday. Turkey hosts NATO foreign ministers for a meeting to discuss threats to the alliance including Islamic State jihadists and the policies of Russia on its borders.

Habibe Biyali stands inside a room in her house heavily damaged by fighting in Kumanovo, Macedonia, Monday, May 11, 2015.  Residents are returning to their homes in a northern Macedonian town where a fierce weekend battle between special police units and alleged ethnic Albanian militants left 22 dead and at least 37 injured

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Habibe Biyali stands inside a room in her house heavily damaged by fighting in Kumanovo, Macedonia on Monday. Residents are returning to their homes in a northern Macedonian town where a fierce weekend battle between special police units and alleged ethnic Albanian militants left 22 dead and at least 37 injured