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A flood-affected resident rides on a small boat in floodwaters at the Kyauk Ye village

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A flood-affected resident rides on a small boat in floodwaters at the Kyauk Ye village near the Hinthada town in Myanmar’s Irrawaddy region on Tuesday.

A boy takes a meal break at a fruit stall in the central market in Kazan, Russia.

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A boy takes a meal break at a fruit stall in the central market in Kazan, Russia.

A student blows bubbles on the first day of the university introduction days for students in the Wilhelminapark in Utrecht, the Netherlands.

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A student blows bubbles on the first day of the university introduction days for students in the Wilhelminapark in Utrecht, the Netherlands.

Ukrainians stand near the Friendship of Nations monument in downtown Kiev

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A Ukrainian mother and child stand atop the Friendship of Nations monument in downtown Kiev, Ukraine, on Monday

Indian government employees are sprayed with dyed water by police, during a demonstration in Srinagar. The employees are demanding their long pending payment arrears and a regularisation of temporary jobs.

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Indian government employees are sprayed with dyed water by police, during a demonstration in Srinagar. The employees are demanding their long pending payment arrears and a regularisation of temporary jobs.

Syrian refugees arrive on a dinghy at the Greek island of Kos

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Syrian refugee from Kobani holds two children as he jumps off a dinghy as they arrive at a beach on the Greek island of Kos, after crossing a part of the Aegean sea from Turkey, on Monday

A person slides down a huge water pipe at a theme park on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium.

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A person slides down a water slide at a theme park on a hot summer day in Brussels, Belgium.

Migrants try to get on a train heading to the border with Serbia at the train station in Gevgelija, on the Macedonian-Greek border. According to the UN, some 224,000 migrants and refugees have crossed the Mediterranean to Europe so far this year.

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Migrants try to get on a train heading to the border with Serbia at the train station in Gevgelija, on the Macedonian-Greek border. According to the UN, some 224,000 migrants and refugees have crossed the Mediterranean to Europe so far this year. 

A migrant child is brought onto the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) ship

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A migrant child is brought onto the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) ship MV Phoenix after being rescued from an overloaded wooden boat 10.5 miles (16 km) off the coast of Libya.

Fishing boats are secured in a port in Yilan County, Taiwan, as Typhoon Soudelor approaches.

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Fishing boats are secured in a port in Yilan County, Taiwan, as Typhoon Soudelor approaches.

Visitors walk between the slabs at  the holocaust memorial in Berlin, Germany.

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Visitors walk between the slabs at the holocaust memorial in Berlin, Germany.

Children perform a die-in in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome at Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima

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Children perform a die-in in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome at Peace Memorial Park in Hiroshima, western Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo on Thursday, during the 70th anniversary of the world’s first atomic bombing.

An elderly Hiroshima resident lights the candle of her grand daughter's paper lantern to prepare for a lantern procession to comfort souls of victims killed by the atomic bomb in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Peace Park, in Hiroshima, Japan.

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An elderly Hiroshima resident lights the candle of her grand daughter’s paper lantern to prepare for a lantern procession to comfort souls of victims killed by the atomic bomb in front of the Atomic Bomb Dome at Hiroshima Peace Memorial Peace Park, in Hiroshima, Japan.

A labourer works on a giant bronze statue of former King Taksin at Ratchapakdi Park in Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan province, Thailand. The park is being constructed by the Thai army to honor past Thai monarchs and is situated on an army compound near the Klai Kangwon Palace.

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A labourer works on a giant bronze statue of former King Taksin at Ratchapakdi Park in Hua Hin, Prachuap Khiri Khan province, Thailand. The park is being constructed by the Thai army to honor past Thai monarchs and is situated on an army compound near the Klai Kangwon Palace.

Syrian child injured

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A Syrian child injured from a chemical attack according to her father, waits to reach a train heading to the border with Serbia at the train station in Gevgelija, on the Macedonian-Greek border on Tuesday

Migrants on a rubber dinghy wait to be rescued by the Migrant Offshore Aid Station ship MV Phoenix off the coast of Libya

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Migrants on a rubber dinghy wait to be rescued by the Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS) ship MV Phoenix, some 20 miles off the coast of Libya, on Monday

Muslim worshipers, guarded by Israeli police, pray on the streets of the Wadi al-Joz neighborhood in east Jerusalem, following restrictions by Israeli police to only allow men above 50-year-old to access the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound.

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Muslim worshipers, guarded by Israeli police, pray on the streets of the Wadi al-Joz neighborhood in east Jerusalem, following restrictions by Israeli police to only allow men above 50-year-old to access the Al-Aqsa Mosque compound.

Lava flows out of the Piton de la Fournaise volcano as it erupts on the French island of La Reunion in the Indian Ocean.

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Lava flows out of the Piton de la Fournaise volcano as it erupts on the French island of La Reunion in the Indian Ocean.

Striking employees of the My Ferry Link company block the access to Calais harbour with burning tyres following the failure of negotiations with French government concerning job cuts.

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Striking employees of the My Ferry Link company block the access to Calais harbour with burning tyres following the failure of negotiations with French government concerning job cuts.

Hot air balloons fly over the Chambley Airbase, northeastern France, during the international hot air balloons meeting "Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons" in Hageville.

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Hot air balloons fly over the Chambley Airbase, northeastern France, during the international hot air balloons meeting “Lorraine Mondial Air Ballons” in Hageville.