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Protesters clash with police downtown in Thamrin, Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Muhammad Adimaja/via REUTERS

Protesters clash with police downtown in Thamrin, Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Muhammad Adimaja/via REUTERS

Protesters clash with police downtown in Thamrin, Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Muhammad Adimaja/via REUTERS
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Jury member Elle Fanning poses at the Cannes Film Festival.  


REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

Jury member Elle Fanning poses at the Cannes Film Festival. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier

Jury member Elle Fanning poses at the Cannes Film Festival. REUTERS/Jean-Paul Pelissier
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College students work out at the sumo wrestling club at Nippon Sports Science University in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato

College students work out at the sumo wrestling club at Nippon Sports Science University in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato

College students work out at the sumo wrestling club at Nippon Sports Science University in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A displaced Syrian child sleeps on a mat laid out on the floor in an olive grove in the town of Atmeh, Idlib province, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A displaced Syrian child sleeps on a mat laid out on the floor in an olive grove in the town of Atmeh, Idlib province, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A displaced Syrian child sleeps on a mat laid out on the floor in an olive grove in the town of Atmeh, Idlib province, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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A worker cleans paint thrown by unknown attackers at the facade of the Parliament building in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

A worker cleans paint thrown by unknown attackers at the facade of the Parliament building in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

A worker cleans paint thrown by unknown attackers at the facade of the Parliament building in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
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Gaelle Dule Asheri, 17, a soccer player, who is amongst the first wave of girls being trained by professional coaches at the Rails Foot Academy, plays football with her friends outside her house in Yaounde, Cameroon. Asheri never gave up her dream despite strong opposition from her mother who feared she would lose her daughter to a 'men's game'. "I used to train with boys, so with boys there were some exercises I was not allowed to do because I am a girl," she said. When she first started playing soccer in the dirt streets near her home, she was the only girl on the informal neighborhood teams. "I picked up the ball, I kicked it and I never looked back," Asheri said, recalling the childhood street soccer games with her male cousins and neighbors. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra

Gaelle Dule Asheri, 17, a soccer player, who is amongst the first wave of girls being trained by professional coaches at the Rails Foot Academy, plays football with her friends outside her house in Yaounde, Cameroon. Asheri never gave up her dream...more

Gaelle Dule Asheri, 17, a soccer player, who is amongst the first wave of girls being trained by professional coaches at the Rails Foot Academy, plays football with her friends outside her house in Yaounde, Cameroon. Asheri never gave up her dream despite strong opposition from her mother who feared she would lose her daughter to a 'men's game'. "I used to train with boys, so with boys there were some exercises I was not allowed to do because I am a girl," she said. When she first started playing soccer in the dirt streets near her home, she was the only girl on the informal neighborhood teams. "I picked up the ball, I kicked it and I never looked back," Asheri said, recalling the childhood street soccer games with her male cousins and neighbors. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra
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A fighter loyal to Libya's U.N.-backed government (GNA) fires a weapon during a clash with forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar at the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

A fighter loyal to Libya's U.N.-backed government (GNA) fires a weapon during a clash with forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar at the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic

A fighter loyal to Libya's U.N.-backed government (GNA) fires a weapon during a clash with forces loyal to Khalifa Haftar at the outskirts of Tripoli, Libya. REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic
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A wire hanger used as sign of protest is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A wire hanger used as sign of protest is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant

A wire hanger used as sign of protest is pictured during a Stop the Abortion Ban Bill Day of Action in St. Louis, Missouri. REUTERS/Lawrence Bryant
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Workers inspect overhead lines above railway tracks connecting Chengdu and Guiyang, in Bijie, Guizhou province, China. REUTERS/Stringer

Workers inspect overhead lines above railway tracks connecting Chengdu and Guiyang, in Bijie, Guizhou province, China. REUTERS/Stringer

Workers inspect overhead lines above railway tracks connecting Chengdu and Guiyang, in Bijie, Guizhou province, China. REUTERS/Stringer
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Larry the cat sits in the street, at Downing Street in London, Britain. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Larry the cat sits in the street, at Downing Street in London, Britain. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Larry the cat sits in the street, at Downing Street in London, Britain. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Cast members Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie and Leonardo DiCaprio pose at the screening of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood at the Cannes Film Festival.   


REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Cast members Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie and Leonardo DiCaprio pose at the screening of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood at the Cannes Film Festival. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

Cast members Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie and Leonardo DiCaprio pose at the screening of Once Upon a Time in Hollywood at the Cannes Film Festival. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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The sun sets behind the remains of Mulberry Harbour at Arromanches (Gold Beach) in the Normandy region, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

The sun sets behind the remains of Mulberry Harbour at Arromanches (Gold Beach) in the Normandy region, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

The sun sets behind the remains of Mulberry Harbour at Arromanches (Gold Beach) in the Normandy region, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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Former member of French Captain Philippe Kieffer's green berets commando Leon Gautier, 96 years old, adjusts his beret as he attends an interview with Reuters in Ouistreham, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Former member of French Captain Philippe Kieffer's green berets commando Leon Gautier, 96 years old, adjusts his beret as he attends an interview with Reuters in Ouistreham, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann

Former member of French Captain Philippe Kieffer's green berets commando Leon Gautier, 96 years old, adjusts his beret as he attends an interview with Reuters in Ouistreham, France. REUTERS/Christian Hartmann
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U.S. President Donald Trump looks at supporters before boarding Air Force One after addressing a Trump 2020 re-election campaign rally in Montoursville, Pennsylvania. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

U.S. President Donald Trump looks at supporters before boarding Air Force One after addressing a Trump 2020 re-election campaign rally in Montoursville, Pennsylvania. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

U.S. President Donald Trump looks at supporters before boarding Air Force One after addressing a Trump 2020 re-election campaign rally in Montoursville, Pennsylvania. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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A woman wearing goggles takes part in a protest following the announcement of the last month's presidential election results outside Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A woman wearing goggles takes part in a protest following the announcement of the last month's presidential election results outside Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A woman wearing goggles takes part in a protest following the announcement of the last month's presidential election results outside Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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Dilapidated structures are seen at the most affected war-torn area of Marawi City, Lanao del Sur province, Philippines. The area remains abandoned two years since pro-Islamic State militants began their attacks on May 23, 2017. Marawi was once one of the most picturesque cities in the Philippines. About half of it is now charred concrete and skeletons of buildings, the effects of 154 days of air strikes and artillery by the military, and booby traps the rebels laid everywhere to keep them at bay. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

Dilapidated structures are seen at the most affected war-torn area of Marawi City, Lanao del Sur province, Philippines. The area remains abandoned two years since pro-Islamic State militants began their attacks on May 23, 2017. Marawi was once one of...more

Dilapidated structures are seen at the most affected war-torn area of Marawi City, Lanao del Sur province, Philippines. The area remains abandoned two years since pro-Islamic State militants began their attacks on May 23, 2017. Marawi was once one of the most picturesque cities in the Philippines. About half of it is now charred concrete and skeletons of buildings, the effects of 154 days of air strikes and artillery by the military, and booby traps the rebels laid everywhere to keep them at bay. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez
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A displaced Syrian boy from the al-Ahmed family drinks water with the help of another family member in an olive grove in the town of Atmeh, Idlib province, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A displaced Syrian boy from the al-Ahmed family drinks water with the help of another family member in an olive grove in the town of Atmeh, Idlib province, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi

A displaced Syrian boy from the al-Ahmed family drinks water with the help of another family member in an olive grove in the town of Atmeh, Idlib province, Syria. REUTERS/Khalil Ashawi
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Participants meditate during an event in The Gherkin in London's financial district on World Meditation Day, Britain. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Participants meditate during an event in The Gherkin in London's financial district on World Meditation Day, Britain. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

Participants meditate during an event in The Gherkin in London's financial district on World Meditation Day, Britain. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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Police members stand guard during an anti-government protest in Algiers, Algeria. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina

Police members stand guard during an anti-government protest in Algiers, Algeria. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina

Police members stand guard during an anti-government protest in Algiers, Algeria. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina
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Residents of Ezbet Hamada in Cairo's Mataria district gather to eat iftar, the meal to end their fast at sunset, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Residents of Ezbet Hamada in Cairo's Mataria district gather to eat iftar, the meal to end their fast at sunset, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Residents of Ezbet Hamada in Cairo's Mataria district gather to eat iftar, the meal to end their fast at sunset, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Cairo, Egypt. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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Brazilian soldiers of Armed Forces participate in a ceremony of the hoisting the national flag in front the Alvorada Palace in Brasilia. REUTERS/Adriano Machado

Brazilian soldiers of Armed Forces participate in a ceremony of the hoisting the national flag in front the Alvorada Palace in Brasilia. REUTERS/Adriano Machado

Brazilian soldiers of Armed Forces participate in a ceremony of the hoisting the national flag in front the Alvorada Palace in Brasilia. REUTERS/Adriano Machado
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May grimaces during her speech on Brexit in London. Kirsty Wigglesworth/Pool via REUTERS

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May grimaces during her speech on Brexit in London. Kirsty Wigglesworth/Pool via REUTERS

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May grimaces during her speech on Brexit in London. Kirsty Wigglesworth/Pool via REUTERS
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A mobile police brigade (Brimob) officer holds a flower as he stands guard on a barricade during a protest following the announcement of the last month's presidential election results outside Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A mobile police brigade (Brimob) officer holds a flower as he stands guard on a barricade during a protest following the announcement of the last month's presidential election results outside Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) headquarters in...more

A mobile police brigade (Brimob) officer holds a flower as he stands guard on a barricade during a protest following the announcement of the last month's presidential election results outside Election Supervisory Board (Bawaslu) headquarters in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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A woman crosses a road outside the EU Parliament ahead of the EU elections in Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A woman crosses a road outside the EU Parliament ahead of the EU elections in Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman

A woman crosses a road outside the EU Parliament ahead of the EU elections in Brussels, Belgium. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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