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A long exposure shows stars behind a tree during the annual Perseid meteor shower near the town of Mitzpe Ramon, southern Israel. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A long exposure shows stars behind a tree during the annual Perseid meteor shower near the town of Mitzpe Ramon, southern Israel. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A long exposure shows stars behind a tree during the annual Perseid meteor shower near the town of Mitzpe Ramon, southern Israel. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Anti-extradition bill protesters use trolleys to stop passengers from entering the security gates during a mass demonstration at the Hong Kong international airport.  
 REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-extradition bill protesters use trolleys to stop passengers from entering the security gates during a mass demonstration at the Hong Kong international airport. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-extradition bill protesters use trolleys to stop passengers from entering the security gates during a mass demonstration at the Hong Kong international airport. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Kashmiri men wait before Eid-al-Adha prayers during restrictions after the scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Kashmiri men wait before Eid-al-Adha prayers during restrictions after the scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Kashmiri men wait before Eid-al-Adha prayers during restrictions after the scrapping of the special constitutional status for Kashmir by the Indian government, in Srinagar. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui
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A boy competes in mutton busting at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa.   REUTERS/Eric Thayer

A boy competes in mutton busting at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

A boy competes in mutton busting at the Iowa State Fair in Des Moines, Iowa. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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A body believed to be 15-year-old Irish girl Nora Anne Quoirin who went missing is brought out of a helicopter in Seremban, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng

A body believed to be 15-year-old Irish girl Nora Anne Quoirin who went missing is brought out of a helicopter in Seremban, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng

A body believed to be 15-year-old Irish girl Nora Anne Quoirin who went missing is brought out of a helicopter in Seremban, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng
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Flames and smoke from a forest fire are seen in the village of Ingenio, in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

Flames and smoke from a forest fire are seen in the village of Ingenio, in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain. REUTERS/Borja Suarez

Flames and smoke from a forest fire are seen in the village of Ingenio, in Gran Canaria, Canary Islands, Spain. REUTERS/Borja Suarez
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A French soldier of the 2nd Foreign Engineer Regiment searches a man during an area control operation in the Gourma region during Operation Barkhane in Ndaki, Mali. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A French soldier of the 2nd Foreign Engineer Regiment searches a man during an area control operation in the Gourma region during Operation Barkhane in Ndaki, Mali. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A French soldier of the 2nd Foreign Engineer Regiment searches a man during an area control operation in the Gourma region during Operation Barkhane in Ndaki, Mali. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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2020 Democratic presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris  attends a health care roundtable at the Loft at the First United Methodist Church in Burlington, Iowa. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris attends a health care roundtable at the Loft at the First United Methodist Church in Burlington, Iowa. REUTERS/Eric Thayer

2020 Democratic presidential candidate Senator Kamala Harris attends a health care roundtable at the Loft at the First United Methodist Church in Burlington, Iowa. REUTERS/Eric Thayer
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People take part in a protest to stop the flow of illegal guns in the Manhattan borough of New York City. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

People take part in a protest to stop the flow of illegal guns in the Manhattan borough of New York City. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

People take part in a protest to stop the flow of illegal guns in the Manhattan borough of New York City. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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Anti-extradition bill protesters wave flags with Chinese calligraphy that reads 'Liberate Hong Kong, the revolution of our times', at a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport,. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-extradition bill protesters wave flags with Chinese calligraphy that reads 'Liberate Hong Kong, the revolution of our times', at a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport,. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

Anti-extradition bill protesters wave flags with Chinese calligraphy that reads 'Liberate Hong Kong, the revolution of our times', at a mass demonstration at Hong Kong International Airport,. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Men and children gather as a camel is being slaughtered in celebration of Eid al-Adha, in Peshawar, Pakistan. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz

Men and children gather as a camel is being slaughtered in celebration of Eid al-Adha, in Peshawar, Pakistan. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz

Men and children gather as a camel is being slaughtered in celebration of Eid al-Adha, in Peshawar, Pakistan. REUTERS/Fayaz Aziz
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A combination picture shows anti-extradition bill protesters wearing an eyepatch, in reference to a demonstrator that was injured at previous day's clashes with police during a protest inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong.  
 REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A combination picture shows anti-extradition bill protesters wearing an eyepatch, in reference to a demonstrator that was injured at previous day's clashes with police during a protest inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A combination picture shows anti-extradition bill protesters wearing an eyepatch, in reference to a demonstrator that was injured at previous day's clashes with police during a protest inside the airport terminal in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People walk on the rocks at the lighthouse at dusk in Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

People walk on the rocks at the lighthouse at dusk in Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri

People walk on the rocks at the lighthouse at dusk in Peggy's Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri
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The Losentze river is pictured after a flash flood in Chamoson, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

The Losentze river is pictured after a flash flood in Chamoson, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse

The Losentze river is pictured after a flash flood in Chamoson, Switzerland. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse
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A Muslim girl offers an Eid al-Adha prayer at a mosque in Chennai, India. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

A Muslim girl offers an Eid al-Adha prayer at a mosque in Chennai, India. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar

A Muslim girl offers an Eid al-Adha prayer at a mosque in Chennai, India. REUTERS/P. Ravikumar
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A meteor streaks across the sky near the Monument to the Revolution at Kozara during the peak of the Perseid meteor shower in Prijedor, Bosnia and Herzegovina. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

A meteor streaks across the sky near the Monument to the Revolution at Kozara during the peak of the Perseid meteor shower in Prijedor, Bosnia and Herzegovina. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

A meteor streaks across the sky near the Monument to the Revolution at Kozara during the peak of the Perseid meteor shower in Prijedor, Bosnia and Herzegovina. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic
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An activist splashes red paint over the embassy's facade during Extinction Rebellion climate change protest in front of Brazilian Embassy in London. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

An activist splashes red paint over the embassy's facade during Extinction Rebellion climate change protest in front of Brazilian Embassy in London. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls

An activist splashes red paint over the embassy's facade during Extinction Rebellion climate change protest in front of Brazilian Embassy in London. REUTERS/Peter Nicholls
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An anti-extradition bill protester covers her eye with a gauze during a mass demonstration after a woman was shot in the eye during a protest at Hong Kong International Airport, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-extradition bill protester covers her eye with a gauze during a mass demonstration after a woman was shot in the eye during a protest at Hong Kong International Airport, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-extradition bill protester covers her eye with a gauze during a mass demonstration after a woman was shot in the eye during a protest at Hong Kong International Airport, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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Philip Manshaus, who is suspected of an armed attack at Al-Noor Islamic Centre Mosque and killing his stepsister, appears in court in Oslo, Norway. NTB Scanpix/Cornelius Poppe via REUTERS

Philip Manshaus, who is suspected of an armed attack at Al-Noor Islamic Centre Mosque and killing his stepsister, appears in court in Oslo, Norway. NTB Scanpix/Cornelius Poppe via REUTERS

Philip Manshaus, who is suspected of an armed attack at Al-Noor Islamic Centre Mosque and killing his stepsister, appears in court in Oslo, Norway. NTB Scanpix/Cornelius Poppe via REUTERS
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An aerial view of Kaaba at the Grand mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

An aerial view of Kaaba at the Grand mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. REUTERS/Umit Bektas

An aerial view of Kaaba at the Grand mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. REUTERS/Umit Bektas
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Anti-extradition bill demonstrators attend a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong Airport. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Anti-extradition bill demonstrators attend a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong Airport. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Anti-extradition bill demonstrators attend a protest at the departure hall of Hong Kong Airport. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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People pass the East Side Gallery close to river Spree during sunset in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

People pass the East Side Gallery close to river Spree during sunset in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse

People pass the East Side Gallery close to river Spree during sunset in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Annegret Hilse
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Yenne, 27, plays on Coney Island Beach in the Brooklyn borough of New York. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Yenne, 27, plays on Coney Island Beach in the Brooklyn borough of New York. REUTERS/Nacho Doce

Yenne, 27, plays on Coney Island Beach in the Brooklyn borough of New York. REUTERS/Nacho Doce
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Italian Interior Minister and leader of the League party Matteo Salvini speaks to the media at the end of a meeting with Lega Nord's deputies, as the Italian Senate is due to set a date to hold a no-confidence vote in the government in Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Remo Casilli

Italian Interior Minister and leader of the League party Matteo Salvini speaks to the media at the end of a meeting with Lega Nord's deputies, as the Italian Senate is due to set a date to hold a no-confidence vote in the government in Rome, Italy....more

Italian Interior Minister and leader of the League party Matteo Salvini speaks to the media at the end of a meeting with Lega Nord's deputies, as the Italian Senate is due to set a date to hold a no-confidence vote in the government in Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Remo Casilli
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Members of a conservative civic group attend an anti-Japan protest in Seoul, South Korea. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of a conservative civic group attend an anti-Japan protest in Seoul, South Korea. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Members of a conservative civic group attend an anti-Japan protest in Seoul, South Korea. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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People leave the beach as a storm approaches in Nice, France. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

People leave the beach as a storm approaches in Nice, France. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard

People leave the beach as a storm approaches in Nice, France. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard
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A woman is taken by ambulance, as police officers investigate a scene following reports of a stabbing in Sydney, Australia. Dean Lewis/AAP/via REUTERS

A woman is taken by ambulance, as police officers investigate a scene following reports of a stabbing in Sydney, Australia. Dean Lewis/AAP/via REUTERS

A woman is taken by ambulance, as police officers investigate a scene following reports of a stabbing in Sydney, Australia. Dean Lewis/AAP/via REUTERS
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Protesters share a moment at Mei Foo underground MTR station, after protesters moved into the station following tear gas fired by riot police, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/James Pomfret

Protesters share a moment at Mei Foo underground MTR station, after protesters moved into the station following tear gas fired by riot police, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/James Pomfret

Protesters share a moment at Mei Foo underground MTR station, after protesters moved into the station following tear gas fired by riot police, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/James Pomfret
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