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Friday January 27

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Migrants from sub-Saharan Africa wait to be rescued from a rubber boat off the coast of Sabratha, Libya

Thursday January 26

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This photograph, taken with a slow shutter speed, captures the Colima volcano in Mexico during an eruption

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British Prime Minister Theresa May steps off a plane upon her arrival at Andrews Air Force Base, Maryland. Mrs May will meet President Donald Trump on Friday

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Firefighters take a break while extinguishing fires at oil wells that have been ignited by Isis fighters in Mosul, Iraq

Wednesday January 25

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Traders celebrate on the main trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange after the Dow Jones Industrial Average passed the 20,000 mark shortly after the opening in New York

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Three 8ft stone busts of The Grand Tour presenters Jeremy Clarkson, James May and Richard Hammond travel through Westminster in London after a 30,000-mile journey across three continents by truck, helicopter and boat

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Afghan women and girls practise the martial art of wushu during a training session on a hillside near Kabul, Afghanistan.

Tuesday January 24

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Indian members of the Border Security Force dance as they wait to take part in a full dress rehearsal for the forthcoming Republic Day parade in Kolkata

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France’s Jo-Wilfried Tsonga hits a shot during his men’s singles quarter-final match against Switzerland’s Stan Wawrinka at The Australian Open tennis tournament in Melbourne

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Gina Miller speaks to the press after the UK’s Supreme Court ruled that the government must enact a bill in parliament before it can trigger Article 50, the legal pathway to Brexit. Ms Miller had challenged the government’s intention to bypass parliament

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An inmate gestures after riot policemen conducted a headcount of prisoners at Alcacuz prison in Natal, Rio Grande do Norte state, Brazil, following a week of fighting between gangs that left dozens of internees dead

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Model Lily-Rose Depp with German fashion designer Karl Lagerfeld during Chanel’s haute couture spring-summer 2017 fashion collection presentation in Paris

Monday January 23

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German Chancellor Angela Merkel meets a carnival delegate during the annual Carnival reception at the Chancellery in Berlin, Germany. Carnival will soon begin across southwestern Germany

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Opponents of Venezuelan President Nicolás Maduro hold a demonstration in Caracas. With the country in the grip of political and economic crisis, 2,000 people marched on the streets of the capital city to demand early elections

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US President Donald Trump calls departing reporters back into the room as Doug McCarron, general president of the United Brotherhood of Carpenters, begins to compliment him on his inaugural address, during a roundtable meeting with labour leaders at the White House in Washington DC

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Part of a sulphur lake is pictured in the Danakil Depression near Dallol, Ethiopia. The depression lies 100 metres below sea level and is one of the hottest and most inhospitable places on Earth

Sunday January 22

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Syrian children walk along a damaged street in Aleppo, a month after government forces retook the city from rebel fighters

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New England Patriots running back LeGarrette Blount holds the AFC championship trophy surrounded by fans after the Patriots defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers 36-17 to advance to the Super Bowl

Saturday January 21

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Protesters at the Women’s March in Washington DC on the first full day of Donald Trump’s presidency

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Demonstrators in front of the US Capitol during the Women’s March

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Surfers tackle large waves at Santa Barbara harbour, California

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An olive-backed sunbird feeds an insect to its two chicks in their nest in Klang, Malaysia

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