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North Korean soldiers keep watch toward the south next to a spot where a North Korean has defected crossing the border on November 13, at the truce village of Panmunjom inside the demilitarized zone, South Korea, November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Border watch North Korean soldiers on duty near the spot where a comrade defected to the south on November 13

Acting Chancellor Angela Merkel and deputy leader of Christian Democratic Union Julia Kloeckner attend a party meeting at the Christian Democratic Union (CDU) headquarters in Berlin, Germany, November 27, 2017. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Political baggage Angela Merkel and Julia Kloeckner, deputy leader of the Christian Democratic Union, settle in for a meeting at party headquarters in Berlin

Men dressed as 1812-era Russian and French soldiers re-enact a staged battle near the Belarus village of Bryli, about 115 kilometers (70 miles) east of the capital, Minsk, Sunday, Nov. 26, 2017, to mark the 205th anniversary of the Berezina battle during Napoleon's army retreat from Russia. The retreat across the Berezina of the remnants of Napoleon's Grand Army, which invaded Russia June 24, 1812, took place from Nov. 26 to Nov. 29, 1812. (AP Photo/Sergei Grits)
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Weekend warriors History enthusiasts re-enact an 1812 battle between Napoleonic and Russian forces near the village of Bryl in Belarus

Salvador Nasralla, presidential candidate for the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship, celebrates with supporters while waiting for official presidential election results outside the Supreme Electoral Tribunal in Tegucigalpa, Honduras November 27, 2017. REUTERS/ Edgard Garrido TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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High hopes Salvador Nasralla, a former sports presenter known as Mr Television who is standing as the Alliance Against the Dictatorship candidate in the Honduras presidential election, awaits the outcome of the poll

A Los Angeles County Fire Department helicopter carries a horse to Bowen Ranch in rural Apple Valley, Calif., Monday, Nov. 27, 2017. San Bernardino County firefighters, with assistance from the LAFD helicopter, rescued the horse from Deep Creek. (James Quigg/The Daily Press via AP)
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Up and away Los Angeles firefighters use a helicopter to take a horse trapped by wildfires in Deep Creek, San Bernardino County, to a ranch in rural Apple Valley

People fall as police fire tear gas to try control a crowd trying to force their way into a stadium to attend the inauguration of President Uhuru Kenyatta at Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi, Kenya November 28, 2017. REUTERS/Baz Ratner TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Crowd control Police fire tear gas to keep Kenyans from forcing their way into the Kasarani Stadium in Nairobi for the inauguration of President Uhuru Kenyatta

Students from the General Yermolov Cadet School attend a military tactical exercise on the ground, which includes intrenchment training, forest survival studies and other activities, outside the southern city of Stavropol, Russia, October 21, 2017. REUTERS/Eduard Korniyenko  SEARCH
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Young guns Students from the General Yermolov Cadet School at exercises involving trench training and forest survival studies near Stavropol, Russia

Pope Francis rubs his eyes as he arrives with Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi for a meeting with members of the civil society and diplomatic corps in Naypyitaw, Myanmar November 28, 2017. REUTERS/Max Rossi TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Burmese days Pope Francis and Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s state counsellor, arrive for a meeting with members of the civil society and diplomats in Naypyidaw, the capital

PABEST Organ Tuner Chris Wintle at work in the organ loft of Canterbury Cathedral in Kent, as he tunes one of over 3000 pipes in the loft which make up the organ in time for the Christmas services. PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo. Picture date: Tuesday November 28, 2017. Photo credit should read: Gareth Fuller/PA Wire
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High notes Chris Wintle tunes some of the more than 3,000 pipes in the organ loft at Canterbury Cathedral in Kent in time for the Christmas services

People cheer as they watch the news broadcast announcing North Korean leader Kim Jong Un's order to test-fire the newly developed inter-continental ballistic missile Hwasong-15, Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017, at the Pyongyang Train Station in Pyongyang, North Korea. (AP Photo/Jon Chol Jin)
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Bombs away North Koreans cheer as Kim Jong Un orders the launch of the Hwasong-15ballistic missile, which Pyongyang says puts all of the US in range

CORRECTION - A Syrian boy looks at a hole in the ground caused by an undetonated rocket that fell following a reported air strike in the rebel-controlled town of Hamouria, in the eastern Ghouta region on the outskirts of the capital Damascus, on November 23, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Abdulmonam EASSA / The erroneous mention[s] appearing in the metadata of this photo by Abdulmonam EASSA has been modified in AFP systems in the following manner: [November 23] instead of [October 21]. Please immediately remove the erroneous mention[s] from all your online services and delete it (them) from your servers. If you have been authorized by AFP to distribute it (them) to third parties, please ensure that the same actions are carried out by them. Failure to promptly comply with these instructions will entail liability on your part for any continued or post notification usage. Therefore we thank you very much for all your attention and prompt action. We are sorry for the inconvenience this notification may cause and remain at your disposal for any further information you may require.ABDULMONAM EASSA/AFP/Getty Images
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Into the void A rocket dropped on the eastern Ghouta district of Damascus, the Syrian capital, failed to detonate but made a hole in the ground

KARANGASEM, BALI, INDONESIA - NOVEMBER 28: A farmer is seen carrying grass while Mount Agung spews heavy volcanic ash on November 28, 2017 in Karangasem, Island of Bali, Indonesia. Indonesian authorities raised the state of alert to its highest level for the volcano, Mount Agung, after thick ash started shooting thousands of meters into the air with increasing intensity. Based on reports, as many as 100,000 villagers will need to leave the expanded danger zone while tens of thousands of tourists have been stranded due to airport closures. (Photo by Andri Tambunan/Getty Images)***BESTPIX***
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Volcano vents Mount Agung spews heavy volcanic ash in Karangasem, Bali, where Indonesian authorities have raised the state of alert to its highest level

TOPSHOT - Israeli policemen evacuate Jewish settlers who barricaded themselves inside an illegally-built structure on private Palestinian land to prevent its demolition, in the Jewish settlement of Elazar south of Bethlehem in the occupied West Bank, on November 29 2017. / AFP PHOTO / MENAHEM KAHANAMENAHEM KAHANA/AFP/Getty Images
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Tyre pressure Israeli police remove Jewish settlers who barricaded themselves in an illegal structure built on private Palestinian land in Elazar, south of Bethlehem, in the occupied West Bank

A masked protestor holds a smoke bomb during a strike by taxi drivers to protest what they say is unfair competition from new car sharing companies such as Uber and Cabify, in Madrid , Spain, November 29, 2017. REUTERS/Juan Medina REUTERS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Flare up Spanish taxi drivers in Madrid protest at what they say is unfair competition from ride-hailing operators such as Uber and Cabify

Members of the honor guard prepare before the meeting of Belarussian President Alexander Lukashenko with his Kazakh counterpart Nursultan Nazarbayev at the Independence Palace in Minsk, Belarus November 29, 2017. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Thin blue line Members of an honour guard prepare to receive Nursultan Nazarbayev, the Kazakh president, who is visiting Alexander Lukashenko, his Belarus counterpart, in Minsk

Rohingya refugees sailing on an improvised raft across the Naf river to reach Bangladesh are towed, in Teknaf, Bangladesh, November 29, 2017. REUTERS/Susana Vera TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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Passage to safety Rohingya refugees aboard a raft are towed across the Naf river from Myanmar to Teknaf, in Bangladesh

TOPSHOT - A Philippine boy collects used plastic bottles to be sold at a junk shop at Divisoria market in Manila on November 29, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELISNOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images
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Child labour A Philippine boy collects used plastic bottles to be sold at a junk shop at the Divisoria market in Manila

Houthi supporters hang off an iron fence during a rally marking the birth anniversary of Islam's Prophet Mohammad in Sanaa, Yemen November 30, 2017. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi
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Vantage point Members of the Houthi community in Yemen climb a fence during a rally marking the birth of Mohammad in Sana’a, the capital

TOPSHOT - A Brazilian army soldier walks past a child, during a security operation at Barbante favela, where earlier in the week alleged drug traffickers destroyed a police post in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil on November 30, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / LEO CORREALEO CORREA/AFP/Getty Images
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Favela patrol A soldier during a security operation at the Barbante community in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, after suspected drug traffickers destroyed a police post

World Cup 2018 draw ambassador Diego Maradona pulls England out the pot to be included in group G during the FIFA 2018 World Cup draw at The Kremlin, Moscow on Friday December 1, 2017.
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Hand of God Diego Maradona pulls England out of the pot to be included in group G during the Fifa 2018 World Cup draw at The Kremlin, Moscow

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