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A view of the full moon over Volcan de Fuego (Volcano of Fire) Volcano, in Chimaltenango, Guatemala, 14 November 2016. The moon is the largest full moon since 1948, also known as the 'supermoon,' when the moon reaches its closest point to Earth. The next time the moon will be this close will be on 25 November 2034.  EPA/SANTIAGO BILLY

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A view of the full moon over Volcan de Fuego (Volcano of Fire) Volcano, in Chimaltenango, Guatemala. The moon is the largest full moon since 1948, also known as the ‘supermoon,’ when the moon reaches its closest point to Earth. The next time the moon will be this close will be on 25 November 2034. Photo Santiago Billy/EPA

A railway employee returns change to a passenger at a railway booking counter in Allahabad

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A railway employee returns change to a passenger at a railway booking counter in Allahabad, India, on Wednesday. Picture: Jitendra Prakash/Reuters

A man carries an infant as he walks past a collage of pictures of Thailand's late King Bhumibol Adulyadej during an exhibition held in his honour at Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC) in Bangkok, Thailand

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A man carries an infant as he walks past a collage of pictures of Thailand’s late King Bhumibol Adulyadej during an exhibition held in his honour at Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC) in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo Athit Perawongmetha/Reuters

Migrant tents are seen on the Avenue de Flandre during an evacuation of a makeshift camp in Paris

Lionel Bonaventure/AFP

Migrant tents are seen on the Avenue de Flandre during an evacuation of a makeshift camp in Paris. Photo Lionel Bonaventure/AFP

A police helicopter flies over the explosion site on November 4, 2016 after a strong blast in Diyarbakir. At least one person was killed

Ilyas Akengin/AFP

A police helicopter flies over the explosion site after a strong blast in Diyarbakir, Turkey.
At least one person was killed. Photo Ilyas Akengin/AFP

 Blast trail of China's heavy-lift rocket Long March-5 as it launches from Wenchang, south China's Hainan province.

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Blast trail of China’s heavy-lift rocket Long March-5 as it launches from Wenchang, south China’s Hainan province. Photo AFP/Stringer

A displaced Iraqi boy leads his animals to safety after escaping from Islamic State controlled village of Abu Jarboa during clashes with IS militants near Mosul

Ahmed Jadallah/Reuters

A displaced Iraqi boy leads his animals to safety after escaping from the Islamic State controlled village of Abu Jarboa during clashes with IS militants near Mosul, Iraq.
Picture Ahmed Jadallah/Reuters

A boy walks through a paddy field on a foggy morning on the outskirts of Srinagar

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A boy walks through a paddy field on a foggy morning on the outskirts of Srinagar on Tuesday. Picture Reuters

A Holocaust survivor has her make-up done before the start of the a Holocaust survivors' beauty pageant in the Israeli city of Haifa

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A Holocaust survivor has her make-up done before the start of the annual Holocaust survivors’ beauty pageant in the Israeli city of Haifa. Picture Amir Cohen/Reuters

A migrant runs past a burning makeshift shelters in the "Jungle" on the third day of their evacuation and transfer to reception centers in France, as part of the dismantlement of the camp in Calais, France

Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

A migrant runs past a burning makeshift shelters in the “Jungle” on the third day of their evacuation and transfer to reception centers in France, as part of the dismantlement of the camp in Calais, France. Photo Philippe Wojazer/Reuters

A robot of the Siasun Robot and Automation Corporation simulates the use of a medical instrument on a model of a human skeleton at the World Robot Conference in Beijing

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A robot of the Siasun Robot and Automation Corporation simulates the use of a medical instrument on a model of a human skeleton at the WRC 2016 World Robot Conference in Beijing, China Picture Thomas Peter/Reuters

A local miner wades through water as he walks down from a mountain in Benguet a day after Typhoon Haima struck northern Philippines

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A local miner wades through water as he walks down from a mountain in Benguet a day after Typhoon Haima struck northern Philippines. Picture Erik De Castro/Reuters 

epa05593700 A handout picture provided by Wildlife Photographer of the Year. Snapper party, Tony Wu, US  Winner, underwater category For several days each month, thousands of two spot red snappers gather to spawn around Palau in the western Pacific Ocean. The action is intense as the fish fill the water with sperm and eggs, and predators arrive to take advantage of the bounty. Noticing that the spawning ran ‘like a chain reaction up and down the mass of fish’, Wu positioned himself so that the action came to him. On this occasion, with perfect anticipation, he managed to capture a dynamic arc of spawning fish amid clouds of eggs in the oblique morning light.  EPA/TONY WU / WILDLIFE PHOTOGRAPHER OF THE YEAR Wildlife Photographer of the Year is developed and produced by the Natural History Museum, London.  HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES HANDOUT EDITORIAL USE ONLY/NO SALES

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Snapper party is the winner of the underwater category of the Wildlife Photographer of the Year at the Natural History Museum. For several days each month, thousands of two spot red snappers gather to spawn around Palau in the western Pacific Ocean. The action is intense as the fish fill the water with sperm and eggs, and predators arrive to take advantage of the bounty. 

An Orthodox priest conducts a blessing in front of the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft set on the launch pad at Baikonur cosmodrome

Photo Shamil Zhumatov/Reuters

An Orthodox priest conducts a blessing in front of the Soyuz MS-02 spacecraft set on the launch pad at the Baikonur cosmodrome, Kazakhstan. Photo Shamil Zhumatov/Reuters 

Students at the Cuba's National Ballet School (ENB) wait in line to enter a classroom in Havana, Cuba, October 12, 2016. Picture taken October 12, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

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Students at the Cuba’s National Ballet School (ENB) wait in line to enter a classroom in Havana, Cuba. Photo Alexandre Meneghini/Reuters 

A man walks for a street without light due to a power failure in the wake of Hurricane Matthew in Jeremie, Haiti, 11 October 2016. The category 4 hurricane made landfall in the country on 04 October, leaving more than 900 people dead and thousands displaced. According to the United Nations, in the wake of the hurricane a cholera outbreak has spread throughout the population.  EPA/ORLANDO BARRIA

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A man walks for a street without light due to a power failure in the wake of Hurricane Matthew in Jeremie, Haiti. Photo Orlando Barria/EPA

Indian soldiers as they patrol along a barbed-wire fence near Baras Post

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Indian soldiers as they patrol along a barbed-wire fence near Baras Post on the Line of Control (LoC) between Pakistan and India some 174 kms north west of Srinagar. India’s military has carried out “surgical strikes” along the de facto border with Pakistan in Kashmir to thwart a series of attacks being planned against major cities, the army said on Thursday.

Police officer walks in the middle of Indonesian union workers protesting against a government tax amnesty on their way to the presidential palace in Jakarta

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A police officer walks in the middle of Indonesian union workers protesting against a government tax amnesty on their way to the presidential palace in Jakarta, Indonesia on Thursday.

Festival goers arriving at sunset attend the first day of Wasteland Weekend in the high desert community of California City in the Mojave Desert, California, where people are gathering for the world's largest post-apocalyptic festival

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Festival goers arriving at sunset attend the first day of Wasteland Weekend in the high desert community of California City in the Mojave Desert, California, where people are gathering for the world’s largest post-apocalyptic festival

 Protesters shout and confront riot police officers in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA

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Protesters shout and confront riot police officers in Charlotte, North Carolina, USA