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Smoke billows from chimneys of buildings as the sun rise in the early morning in Milan, Italy

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Smoke billows from chimneys of buildings as the sun rise in the early morning in Milan, Italy

A man enjoys the sun, as the shadow of a street light is cast on the wall behind him, at the Sant Jaume Square in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2016.

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A man enjoys the sun, as the shadow of a street light is cast on the wall behind him, at the Sant Jaume Square in Barcelona, Spain, Tuesday

A man consults a mobile phone beside a woman begging on the pavement outside a clothes store in Salamanca an upscale neighbourhood of Madrid. The number of millionaires in Spain -- defined as having a fortune of over a million US dollars excluding their main residence and consumer goods -- rose by 40 percent to 178,000 last year from 2008 when the crisis started, according to consulting firm Capgemini. At the same time the number of people living with "severe material deprivation" in the country has doubled since 2007 to just over three million last year, according to a study by anti-poverty agency Oxfam

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A man consults a mobile phone beside a woman begging on the pavement outside a clothes store in Salamanca an upscale neighbourhood of Madrid

Revellers in fancy dress enjoy the atmosphere during the British Fancy Dress Day in Benidorm, Spain. The British Fancy Dress Day is one of the biggest fancy dress parties in Europe and is held the day after the Benidorm fiestas in November. The tradition started over 20 years ago when Manolo from Sinatras Club offered a free drink to anyone who dress up. Nowadays around 30,000 people, mostly British Expats living in Spain and tourists visiting the Costa Blanca resorts, attends, attend the event.

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Revellers in fancy dress enjoy the atmosphere during the British Fancy Dress Day in Benidorm, Spain. The British Fancy Dress Day is one of the biggest fancy dress parties in Europe

Anti-separatist Catalans gather in Plaza Catalunya square during a demonstration on October 12, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. Thousands of Anti-separatist Catalans were called by Catalan unionist associations to march on the Spain's National Day to demonstrate against the Catalonia's bid for independence.

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Anti-separatist Catalans gather in Plaza Catalunya square during a demonstration on Monday in Barcelona, Spain. Thousands of Anti-separatist Catalans were called by Catalan unionist associations to march on the Spain’s National Day to demonstrate against the Catalonia’s bid for independence

An activist reacts during the 'Toro de la Vega' bull spearing festival in Tordesillas, near Valladolid, Spain, Tuesday, Sept. 15, 2015. Men on horseback chased down a bull and speared it to death during the annual Toro de la Vega festival reviled by animal rights activists who turned out by the hundreds to protest the event.  Scuffles broke out Tuesday between activists and the festival's more numerous supporters before the bull, weighing more than half a ton, was released in the north central town of Tordesillas

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An activist reacts during the ‘Toro de la Vega’ bull spearing festival in Tordesillas, near Valladolid, Spain on Tuesday. Men on horseback chased down a bull and speared it to death during the annual Toro de la Vega festival reviled by animal rights activists who turned out by the hundreds to protest the event

Fabien Napias of the French Recortadores company Passion Saltador leaps over a charging bull at the end of the Liga de Corte Puro finals at the Plaza de Toros in Valladolid, Spain. The art consists of leaping, diving and somersaulting over charging bulls

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Fabien Napias of the French Recortadores company Passion Saltador leaps over a charging bull at the end of the Liga de Corte Puro finals at the Plaza de Toros in Valladolid, Spain. The art consists of leaping, diving and somersaulting over charging bulls

The World's Biggest Tomato Fight At Tomatina Festival...BUNOL, SPAIN - AUGUST 26:  Revellers enjoy the atmosphere in tomato pulp while participating the annual Tomatina festival on August 26, 2015 in Bunol, Spain. An estimated 22,000 people threw 150 tons of ripe tomatoes in the world's biggest tomato fight held annually in this Spanish Mediterranean town.

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Revellers enjoy the atmosphere in tomato pulp while participating the annual Tomatina festival on Wednesday in Bunol, Spain

Visitors view a giant light installation inside the China pavilion at the Expo 2015 exhibition in Milan, Italy.

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Visitors view a giant light installation inside the China pavilion at the Expo 2015 exhibition in Milan, Italy.

Spanish bullfighter Miguel Angel Perera drives a sword into a bull during a bullfight at the Malagueta bullring in Malaga, southern Spain...Spanish bullfighter Miguel Angel Perera drives a sword into a bull during a bullfight at the Malagueta bullring in Malaga, southern Spain, August 20, 2015. Picture taken August 20, 2015. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

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Spanish bullfighter Miguel Angel Perera drives a sword into a bull during a bullfight at the Malagueta bullring in Malaga, southern Spain

Thousand of Gay Men From All Over The World Attend The Circuit Festival...BARCELONA, SPAIN - AUGUST 11:  Festival goers enjoy the atmosphere at Isla Fantasia Water Park as part of the Circuit Festival on August 11, 2015 in Barcelona, Spain. The Circuit Festival is considered the Europe's biggest gay and lesbian festival. More than 70,000 people flock to Barcelona every August to enjoy 12 days of parties and activities around the city. Festival goers are expeted to spend about 150 million euros during the Festival. The Festival was born in Barcelona in 2008  by the Matinee Group and nowadays they are organizing similar festival in more than 20 countries such as Dubai, Russia and Israel.  (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)

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Festival goers enjoy the atmosphere at Isla Fantasia Water Park as part of the Circuit Festival in Barcelona, Spain. The Circuit Festival is considered the Europe’s biggest gay and lesbian festival 

TOPSHOTS TOPSHOTS A Perseid meteor along...TOPSHOTS TOPSHOTS A Perseid meteor along the Milky Way illuminates the dark sky near Villadiego in the province of Burgos, northern Spain, during the  "Perseids" meteor shower on August 12, 2015. AFP PHOTO/ CESAR MANSOCESAR MANSO/AFP/Getty Images

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A Perseid meteor along the Milky Way illuminates the dark sky near Villadiego in the province of Burgos, northern Spain, during the “Perseids” meteor shower 

People sunbathe at Levante Beach on Wednesday in Benidorm, Spain

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People sunbathe at Levante Beach on Wednesday in Benidorm, Spain

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Spanish bullfighter Juan Jose Padilla performs a pass during a bullfight at the San Fermin festival in Pamplona 

A wild cow tosses a reveller at the bullring following the seventh running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona...A wild cow tosses a reveller at the bullring following the seventh running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, northern Spain, July 13, 2015. Two runners were gored in the run that lasted 2 minutes and 12 seconds, according to local media. REUTERS/Eloy Alonso

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A wild cow tosses a reveller at the bullring following the seventh running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, northern Spain 

Revellers in traditional dress await the fourth running of the bulls on Estafeta corner at the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, northern Spain, July 10, 2015. One runner was hospitalized following the run that lasted two minutes and twenty-four seconds, according to local media

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Revellers in traditional dress await the fourth running of the bulls on Estafeta corner at the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, northern Spain on Friday

Spain's bullfighter Jesus Martinez "Morenito de Aranda" performs a pass during a bullfight at the San Fermin Festival in Pamplona, Spain

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Spain’s bullfighter Jesus Martinez “Morenito de Aranda” performs a pass during a bullfight at the San Fermin Festival in Pamplona, Spain

Revelers run chased by 'El Tajo y La Reina' ranch fighting bulls as they turn Estafeta corner during a running of the bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, Wednesday, July 8, 2015. Revelers from around the world arrive in Pamplona every year to take part on some of the eight days of the running of the bulls

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Revellers run along the street chased by ‘El Tajo y La Reina’ ranch fighting bulls as they turn Estafeta corner during a Running of the Bulls of the San Fermin festival in Pamplona, Spain, on Wednesday

Children play with the water of fountains on the banks of the Manzanares river

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Children play with the water of fountains on the banks of the Manzanares river in Madrid.

San Fermin Running of the Bulls

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Revellers run with Jandilla’s fighting bulls entering the bullring during the second day of the San Fermin Running of the Bulls festival on Tuesday in Pamplona, Spain.