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A sandstorm hits the city of Zhangye in Gansu province, China, November 25. 


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A sandstorm hits the city of Zhangye in Gansu province, China, November 25. REUTERS/Stringer

A sandstorm hits the city of Zhangye in Gansu province, China, November 25. REUTERS/Stringer
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Maria Meza (C), a 40-year-old migrant woman from Honduras, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach the United States, runs away from tear gas with her five-year-old twin daughters Saira Mejia Meza (L) and Cheili Mejia Meza (R) in front of the border wall between the U.S. and Mexico, in Tijuana, Mexico, November 25. 

  
REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Maria Meza (C), a 40-year-old migrant woman from Honduras, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach the United States, runs away from tear gas with her five-year-old twin daughters Saira Mejia Meza (L) and Cheili Mejia Meza...more

Maria Meza (C), a 40-year-old migrant woman from Honduras, part of a caravan of thousands from Central America trying to reach the United States, runs away from tear gas with her five-year-old twin daughters Saira Mejia Meza (L) and Cheili Mejia Meza (R) in front of the border wall between the U.S. and Mexico, in Tijuana, Mexico, November 25. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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NASA engineers Kris Bruvold (L) and Sandy Krasner react in the space flight operation facility at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) as the spaceship InSight lands on the surface of Mars after a six-month journey, at JPL in Pasadena, California, November 26. 


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NASA engineers Kris Bruvold (L) and Sandy Krasner react in the space flight operation facility at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) as the spaceship InSight lands on the surface of Mars after a six-month journey, at JPL in Pasadena, California,...more

NASA engineers Kris Bruvold (L) and Sandy Krasner react in the space flight operation facility at NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) as the spaceship InSight lands on the surface of Mars after a six-month journey, at JPL in Pasadena, California, November 26. Al Seib/Pool via REUTERS
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U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as artificial snow falls during his address to supporters at a Make America Great Again rally in Biloxi, Mississippi, November 26. 


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U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as artificial snow falls during his address to supporters at a Make America Great Again rally in Biloxi, Mississippi, November 26. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

U.S. President Donald Trump gestures as artificial snow falls during his address to supporters at a Make America Great Again rally in Biloxi, Mississippi, November 26. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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A protester is seen next to a burning barricade during "yellow vest" protests against higher fuel prices, on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, France, November 24. 

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A protester is seen next to a burning barricade during "yellow vest" protests against higher fuel prices, on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, France, November 24. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A protester is seen next to a burning barricade during "yellow vest" protests against higher fuel prices, on the Champs-Elysees in Paris, France, November 24. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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A person sleeps during the Black Friday sales shopping event at Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, New York, November 23. 


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A person sleeps during the Black Friday sales shopping event at Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, New York, November 23. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton

A person sleeps during the Black Friday sales shopping event at Roosevelt Field Mall in Garden City, New York, November 23. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
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A South Korean military officer (R) and a North Korean military officer shake hands during an operation to reconnect a road across the Military Demarcation Line inside the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas, November 22.   
  

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A South Korean military officer (R) and a North Korean military officer shake hands during an operation to reconnect a road across the Military Demarcation Line inside the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas, November 22. The...more

A South Korean military officer (R) and a North Korean military officer shake hands during an operation to reconnect a road across the Military Demarcation Line inside the Demilitarized Zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas, November 22. The Defense Ministry/Yonhap via REUTERS
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Brides compete during the 'Running of the Brides' race event in Bangkok, Thailand, November 24. The winner receives a fully sponsored wedding as a prize. 


REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Brides compete during the 'Running of the Brides' race event in Bangkok, Thailand, November 24. The winner receives a fully sponsored wedding as a prize. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun

Brides compete during the 'Running of the Brides' race event in Bangkok, Thailand, November 24. The winner receives a fully sponsored wedding as a prize. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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Fans move away from a fire inside the stadium before the match between AEK Athens and Ajax Amsterdam in Athens, November 27.   

REUTERS/Costas Baltas

Fans move away from a fire inside the stadium before the match between AEK Athens and Ajax Amsterdam in Athens, November 27. REUTERS/Costas Baltas

Fans move away from a fire inside the stadium before the match between AEK Athens and Ajax Amsterdam in Athens, November 27. REUTERS/Costas Baltas
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A detained Ukrainian serviceman and crew member of one of Ukraine's naval ships seized by Russia's FSB security service, looks out of a minibus window outside a court building in Simferopol, Crimea, November 28.


 REUTERS/Pavel Rebrov

A detained Ukrainian serviceman and crew member of one of Ukraine's naval ships seized by Russia's FSB security service, looks out of a minibus window outside a court building in Simferopol, Crimea, November 28. REUTERS/Pavel Rebrov

A detained Ukrainian serviceman and crew member of one of Ukraine's naval ships seized by Russia's FSB security service, looks out of a minibus window outside a court building in Simferopol, Crimea, November 28. REUTERS/Pavel Rebrov
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Protesters lie on the ground as they were briefly detained by police during clashes at a demonstration called by opposition parties against the government, in the streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, November 23.


 REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Protesters lie on the ground as they were briefly detained by police during clashes at a demonstration called by opposition parties against the government, in the streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, November 23. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

Protesters lie on the ground as they were briefly detained by police during clashes at a demonstration called by opposition parties against the government, in the streets of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, November 23. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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General Motors workers gather for a meeting at UNIFOR Local 222 near the GM assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario, November 26. GM announced the closure of its Oshawa plant on Monday, affecting 2,973 assembly line jobs in the Canadian city.  

REUTERS/Carlos Osorio

General Motors workers gather for a meeting at UNIFOR Local 222 near the GM assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario, November 26. GM announced the closure of its Oshawa plant on Monday, affecting 2,973 assembly line jobs in the Canadian city. ...more

General Motors workers gather for a meeting at UNIFOR Local 222 near the GM assembly plant in Oshawa, Ontario, November 26. GM announced the closure of its Oshawa plant on Monday, affecting 2,973 assembly line jobs in the Canadian city. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio
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A child that escaped from his mother walks in front Pope Francis during the general audience at Paul VI hall at the Vatican, November 28. 
  

REUTERS/Max Rossi

A child that escaped from his mother walks in front Pope Francis during the general audience at Paul VI hall at the Vatican, November 28. REUTERS/Max Rossi

A child that escaped from his mother walks in front Pope Francis during the general audience at Paul VI hall at the Vatican, November 28. REUTERS/Max Rossi
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Archaeologists remove the cover of an intact sarcophagus inside the tomb TT33 in Luxor, Egypt, November 24. 

REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Archaeologists remove the cover of an intact sarcophagus inside the tomb TT33 in Luxor, Egypt, November 24. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany

Archaeologists remove the cover of an intact sarcophagus inside the tomb TT33 in Luxor, Egypt, November 24. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany
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Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May tours the Royal Welsh Winter Fair at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells, Wales, November 27. 
   


REUTERS/Rebecca Naden

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May tours the Royal Welsh Winter Fair at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells, Wales, November 27. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden

Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May tours the Royal Welsh Winter Fair at the Royal Welsh Showground in Builth Wells, Wales, November 27. REUTERS/Rebecca Naden
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Grigory Broverman, a member a winter swimmers club, pours a bucket of cold water over his 9-year-old daughter Liza during a celebration of Polar Bear Day at the Royev Ruchey zoo, with the air temperature at about minus 5 degrees Celsius, in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, November 24. 
    

REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

Grigory Broverman, a member a winter swimmers club, pours a bucket of cold water over his 9-year-old daughter Liza during a celebration of Polar Bear Day at the Royev Ruchey zoo, with the air temperature at about minus 5 degrees Celsius, in...more

Grigory Broverman, a member a winter swimmers club, pours a bucket of cold water over his 9-year-old daughter Liza during a celebration of Polar Bear Day at the Royev Ruchey zoo, with the air temperature at about minus 5 degrees Celsius, in Krasnoyarsk, Russia, November 24. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin
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A man uses his mobile phone as he walks amid smog in Tianjin after the city issued a yellow alert for air pollution, China, November 26. 
  

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A man uses his mobile phone as he walks amid smog in Tianjin after the city issued a yellow alert for air pollution, China, November 26. REUTERS/Stringer

A man uses his mobile phone as he walks amid smog in Tianjin after the city issued a yellow alert for air pollution, China, November 26. REUTERS/Stringer
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Remotely controlled robots, developed by Ory Lab, serve customers at a cafe in Tokyo, November 26. 



REUTERS/Issei Kato

Remotely controlled robots, developed by Ory Lab, serve customers at a cafe in Tokyo, November 26. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Remotely controlled robots, developed by Ory Lab, serve customers at a cafe in Tokyo, November 26. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Children play with tires along a street in Dhaka, Bangladesh, November 28. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Children play with tires along a street in Dhaka, Bangladesh, November 28. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

Children play with tires along a street in Dhaka, Bangladesh, November 28. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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A Grinch float hovers above the crowd during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Manhattan, November 22. 


REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A Grinch float hovers above the crowd during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Manhattan, November 22. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid

A Grinch float hovers above the crowd during the Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade in Manhattan, November 22. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid
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