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An aerial view shows people strolling through a crop circle on a field near Mammendorf, southern Germany, on July 26, 2016. The pattern has a diameter of 180 meters. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Sven Hoppe / Germany OUTSVEN HOPPE/AFP/Getty Images

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An aerial view shows people strolling through a crop circle on a field near Mammendorf, southern Germany 

epa05406928 Graffiti artists Oguz Sen (L) and Justus Becker (R) make the finishing touches to a new mural of drowned refugee Aylan Kurdi, at Osthafen in Frankfurt Main, Germany, 04 July 2016. After the previous picture was daubed with slogans, the new image shows a living, laughing Aylan surrounded by stuffed toys.

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Graffiti artists Oguz Sen (L) and Justus Becker (R) make the finishing touches to a new mural of drowned refugee Aylan Kurdi, at Osthafen in Frankfurt Main, Germany.

BERLIN, GERMANY - JULY 01:  Maja, a 40-year-old elephant, peeks into a bakery while one of her minders eats a sandwich during a stroll through the neighborhood with her minders from a nearby circus on July 1, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. Maja performs daily at Circus Busch and circus workers take her on walks among the nearby apartment buildings to vacant lots where she likes to eat the grass. City authorities sanction the outings and federal regulations reportedly encourage activities for elephants to stimulate the animals' cognitive awareness.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

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Maja, a 40-year-old elephant, peeks into a bakery while one of her minders eats a sandwich during a stroll through the neighborhood with her minders from a nearby circus in Berlin, Germany 

KIEL, GERMANY - JUNE 25: Visitors watch from a beach the sailing ship "Thor Heyerdahl" and others while sailing out of the Bay of Kiel during the annual Windjammer parade on June 25, 2016 in Kiel, Germany. The annual Tall Ships Parade, in which many of the world's largest traditional sailing ships participate, is the highlight of the Kieler Woche (Kiel Week), the world's biggest regatta and sailing event. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)

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Visitors watch from a beach the sailing ship “Thor Heyerdahl” and others while sailing out of the Bay of Kiel during the annual Windjammer parade in Kiel, Germany

People pass by the office of the representation of the European Commission in Germany in Berlin on June 24, 2016.  Britain has voted to break out of the European Union, striking a thunderous blow against the bloc and spreading panic through world markets on June 24 as sterling collapsed to a 31-year low.  / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALLJOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images

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People pass by the office of the representation of the European Commission in Germany in Berlin

Football Soccer - Northern Ireland v Germany - EURO 2016 - Group C - Parc des Princes, Paris, France - 21/6/16 Northern Ireland fan before the match

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A Northern Ireland fan before the match against Germany during Euro 2016 at Parc des Princes, Paris, France

German Chancellor Angela Merkel watches how lemonade is mixed as part of a children's experiment during her visit at a kindergarten in Berlin, Germany, Tuesday, June 21, 2016

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel watches how lemonade is mixed as part of a children’s experiment during her visit at a kindergarten in Berlin, Germany.

epa05368863 Matthias Mueller, CEO of Volkswagen AG, attends a press conference at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany, 16 June 2016. The German carmaker Volkswagen (VW) introduced its strategy until the year of 2025.  EPA/JULIAN STRATENSCHULTE

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Matthias Mueller, CEO of Volkswagen AG, attends a press conference at the Volkswagen plant in Wolfsburg, Germany

Sorbian Minority Celebrates Corpus Christi

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Girls wearing traditional Sorbian festive dress arrive back in church to continue mass following the annual Sorbian Corpus Christi procession on Thursday in Crostwitz, Germany

A camera screen shows German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere as he addresses a press conference after releasing the crime statistics in Germany for 2015, in Berlin on May 23, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / John MACDOUGALLJOHN MACDOUGALL/AFP/Getty Images

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A camera screen shows German Interior Minister Thomas de Maiziere as he addresses a press conference after releasing the crime statistics in Germany for 2015, in Berlin 

epa05311531 An activist of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) movement named 'Sister Dominique' in front of a rainbow flag during an event held in front of the state parliament in Potsdam, Germany, 17 May 2016. The rainbow flag is flying in front of the Brandenburg state parliament on the same day. The flag has been popularised worldwide as a symbol of the LGBT movement.  EPA/RALF HIRSCHBERGER

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An activist of the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) movement named ‘Sister Dominique’ in front of a rainbow flag during an event held in front of the state parliament in Potsdam, Germany 

TOPSHOT - Aerial view taken on May 12, 2016 shows cars driving on the winding L401 country road past rapeseed fields near Nienstedt close to Bad Muender am Deister, central Germany. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Julian Stratenschulte / Germany OUTJULIAN STRATENSCHULTE/AFP/Getty Images

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Cars driving on the winding L401 country road past rapeseed fields near Nienstedt Germany 

A bee collects pollen from a bluebell fl...A bee collects pollen from a bluebell flower at the Herrenhaeuser Gaerten park in Hanover, central Germany, on May 9, 2016. / AFP PHOTO / dpa / Sebastian Gollnow / Germany OUTSEBASTIAN GOLLNOW/AFP/Getty Images

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A bee collects pollen from a bluebell flower at the Herrenhaeuser Gaerten park in Hanover, Germany 

German Chancellor Angela Merkel signs an autograph as pupils attempt a selfie upon Merkel's arrival at the French high school (Franzoesisches Gymnasium Berlin) on May 3, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. Merkel visited the school to discuss European Union-related issues as part of the EU Project Day, in which German politicians across the country are visiting schools in order to raise awareness among high school of the role of the European Union

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel signs an autograph as pupils attempt a selfie upon Merkel’s arrival at Franzoesisches Gymnasium Berlin, Germany on Tuesday

German Chancellor Angela Merkel wears a 'smart' jacket next to a group of students during a Girls' Day event held at the Federal Chancellery in Berlin, Germany. The jacket displays the temperature and reacts to pickpocketing.

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel wears a ‘smart’ jacket next to a group of students during a Girls’ Day event held at the Federal Chancellery in Berlin, Germany. The jacket displays the temperature and reacts to pickpocketing.

US President Barack Obama visits Germany...epa05276425 German†Chancellor Angela Merkel (R) tests a Virtual Reality (VR) goggle next to US†President Barack Obama (L) as they visit the booth of ifm electronic (automation engineering) at the Hannover Messe industrial technology trade fair in Hanover,†Germany, 25 April 2016. The USA is this year's partner country at the trade fair. The US President is on a two-day visit to Germany.  EPA/CHRITSTIAN†CHARISIUS

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel tests a Virtual Reality (VR) goggle next to US President Barack Obama as they visit the booth of ifm electronic (automation engineering) at the Hannover Messe industrial technology trade fair in Hanover, Germany

German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends the 500th anniversary ceremony of the German Beer Purity Law (Reinheitsgebot) in Ingolstadt, Germany, April 22, 2016.  REUTERS/Michaela Rehle

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel attends the 500th anniversary ceremony of the German Beer Purity Law (Reinheitsgebot) in Ingolstadt, Germany

As Refugee Flow Ebbs Germany Concentrates On Integration...BERLIN, GERMANY - APRIL 14:  Children play as residents look from their window at the container settlement shelter for refugees and migrants in Zehlendorf district on April 14, 2016 in Berlin, Germany. Locals, many of them retirees, come to the shelter regularly to help the refugees and migrants, who are from countries including Syria, Iraq, Afghanistan, Kosovo and Serbia. The coalition partners of the German government yesterday announced a new package of legislation that includes measures to foster the integration of refugees who have received asylum status in Germany.  (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)

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Children play as residents look from their window at the container settlement shelter for refugees and migrants in Zehlendorf district in Berlin, Germany. Locals, many of them retirees, come to the shelter regularly to help the refugees and migrants 

In this picture taken Tuesday evening, April 5, 2016, a swan floats on lake Weissensee near Fuessen, southern Germany. (Karl-Josef Hildenbrand/dpa via AP)

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A swan floats on lake Weissensee near Fuessen, southern Germany 

An elevated view shows the remains of the production site of poultry farm Wiesenhof in Lohnde, northern Germany after a fire destroyed large parts of the production site.

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An elevated view shows the remains of the production site of a poultry farm at Wiesenhof in Lohnde, northern Germany, after a fire destroyed large parts of the production site.