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Property damaged by the East Gippsland fires in Sarsfield, Victoria, Australia. AAP Image/News Corp Pool, Jason Edwards/via REUTERS

Property damaged by the East Gippsland fires in Sarsfield, Victoria, Australia. AAP Image/News Corp Pool, Jason Edwards/via REUTERS

Property damaged by the East Gippsland fires in Sarsfield, Victoria, Australia. AAP Image/News Corp Pool, Jason Edwards/via REUTERS
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A person dressed in a costume of anime character Doraemon attends an anti-government demonstration on New Year's Day to call for better governance and democratic reforms in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A person dressed in a costume of anime character Doraemon attends an anti-government demonstration on New Year's Day to call for better governance and democratic reforms in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar

A person dressed in a costume of anime character Doraemon attends an anti-government demonstration on New Year's Day to call for better governance and democratic reforms in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Navesh Chitrakar
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U.S. Army soldiers keep watch on the U.S. embassy compound in Baghdad, Iraq. DoD/Lt. Col. Adrian Weale/Handout via REUTERS

U.S. Army soldiers keep watch on the U.S. embassy compound in Baghdad, Iraq. DoD/Lt. Col. Adrian Weale/Handout via REUTERS

U.S. Army soldiers keep watch on the U.S. embassy compound in Baghdad, Iraq. DoD/Lt. Col. Adrian Weale/Handout via REUTERS
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Fireworks illuminate the sky over the Arc de Triomphe during the New Year's celebrations on the Champs Elysees in Paris, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Fireworks illuminate the sky over the Arc de Triomphe during the New Year's celebrations on the Champs Elysees in Paris, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

Fireworks illuminate the sky over the Arc de Triomphe during the New Year's celebrations on the Champs Elysees in Paris, France. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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People react as they ring in the new year at Plaza Italia amid laser beams during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

People react as they ring in the new year at Plaza Italia amid laser beams during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

People react as they ring in the new year at Plaza Italia amid laser beams during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza
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Worshipers carry a "mikoshi" or portable shrine in the sea during a festival to wish for calm waters in the ocean and good fortune in the new year in Oiso, Kanagawa prefecture, west of Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Worshipers carry a "mikoshi" or portable shrine in the sea during a festival to wish for calm waters in the ocean and good fortune in the new year in Oiso, Kanagawa prefecture, west of Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon

Worshipers carry a "mikoshi" or portable shrine in the sea during a festival to wish for calm waters in the ocean and good fortune in the new year in Oiso, Kanagawa prefecture, west of Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon
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Candles and flowers are pictured outside the zoo of Krefeld after a monkey house burned down in Krefeld, Germany. A Chinese lantern, launched by a 60-year-old mother and her two adult daughters in a New Year's Eve celebration, caused the fire at a German zoo in which dozens of animals were killed, including eight great apes, authorities said. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

Candles and flowers are pictured outside the zoo of Krefeld after a monkey house burned down in Krefeld, Germany. A Chinese lantern, launched by a 60-year-old mother and her two adult daughters in a New Year's Eve celebration, caused the fire at a...more

Candles and flowers are pictured outside the zoo of Krefeld after a monkey house burned down in Krefeld, Germany. A Chinese lantern, launched by a 60-year-old mother and her two adult daughters in a New Year's Eve celebration, caused the fire at a German zoo in which dozens of animals were killed, including eight great apes, authorities said. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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Orthodox Jews take part in the 13th Siyum HaShas, a celebration marking the completion of the Daf Yomi, a seven-and-a-half-year cycle of studying texts from the Talmud, the canon of Jewish religious law, at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon

Orthodox Jews take part in the 13th Siyum HaShas, a celebration marking the completion of the Daf Yomi, a seven-and-a-half-year cycle of studying texts from the Talmud, the canon of Jewish religious law, at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New...more

Orthodox Jews take part in the 13th Siyum HaShas, a celebration marking the completion of the Daf Yomi, a seven-and-a-half-year cycle of studying texts from the Talmud, the canon of Jewish religious law, at the MetLife Stadium in East Rutherford, New Jersey. REUTERS/Jeenah Moon
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A reveler celebrates as confetti falls during a New Year's Eve party in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A reveler celebrates as confetti falls during a New Year's Eve party in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A reveler celebrates as confetti falls during a New Year's Eve party in Quezon City, Metro Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez
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Kashima Antlers' goalkeeper Kwoun Sun-tae during the match against Vissel Kobe at the Emperor's Cup soccer final, a Tokyo 2020 Olympics test event, at National Stadium in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Kashima Antlers' goalkeeper Kwoun Sun-tae during the match against Vissel Kobe at the Emperor's Cup soccer final, a Tokyo 2020 Olympics test event, at National Stadium in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Kashima Antlers' goalkeeper Kwoun Sun-tae during the match against Vissel Kobe at the Emperor's Cup soccer final, a Tokyo 2020 Olympics test event, at National Stadium in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A U.S. Army paratroopers of an immediate reaction force from the 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, help one another prepare for their departure aboard a C-17 transport aircraft leaving Fort Bragg, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake

A U.S. Army paratroopers of an immediate reaction force from the 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, help one another prepare for their departure aboard a C-17 transport aircraft leaving...more

A U.S. Army paratroopers of an immediate reaction force from the 2nd Battalion, 504th Parachute Infantry Regiment, 1st Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division, help one another prepare for their departure aboard a C-17 transport aircraft leaving Fort Bragg, North Carolina. REUTERS/Jonathan Drake
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A baby is evacuated by a rescue team using an inflatable boat after floods hit a residential area in Tangerang, near Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Muhammad Iqbal/ via REUTERS

A baby is evacuated by a rescue team using an inflatable boat after floods hit a residential area in Tangerang, near Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Muhammad Iqbal/ via REUTERS

A baby is evacuated by a rescue team using an inflatable boat after floods hit a residential area in Tangerang, near Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Muhammad Iqbal/ via REUTERS
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People run into the Atlantic ocean during the annual Polar Bear plunge at Coney Island in New York. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith

People run into the Atlantic ocean during the annual Polar Bear plunge at Coney Island in New York. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith

People run into the Atlantic ocean during the annual Polar Bear plunge at Coney Island in New York. REUTERS/Stephanie Keith
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People perform a dragon dance to mark the New Year on Shougang Bridge in Beijing, China. China Daily via REUTERS

People perform a dragon dance to mark the New Year on Shougang Bridge in Beijing, China. China Daily via REUTERS

People perform a dragon dance to mark the New Year on Shougang Bridge in Beijing, China. China Daily via REUTERS
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Japan's Emperor Naruhito, seated third from left, and Empress Masako, seated third from right, pose with their family members for a family photo session for the New Year, at their residence in Tokyo. Imperial Household Agency of Japan/Handout via REUTERS

Japan's Emperor Naruhito, seated third from left, and Empress Masako, seated third from right, pose with their family members for a family photo session for the New Year, at their residence in Tokyo. Imperial Household Agency of Japan/Handout via...more

Japan's Emperor Naruhito, seated third from left, and Empress Masako, seated third from right, pose with their family members for a family photo session for the New Year, at their residence in Tokyo. Imperial Household Agency of Japan/Handout via REUTERS
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The sky is lit in a display of fireworks during New Year celebrations at Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Michele Tantussi

The sky is lit in a display of fireworks during New Year celebrations at Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Michele Tantussi

The sky is lit in a display of fireworks during New Year celebrations at Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Michele Tantussi
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A satellite image of the Batemans Bay shows smoke and fire from wild bushfires in Australia. EUROPEAN UNION, COPERNICUS SENTINEL DATA/Handout via REUTERS

A satellite image of the Batemans Bay shows smoke and fire from wild bushfires in Australia. EUROPEAN UNION, COPERNICUS SENTINEL DATA/Handout via REUTERS

A satellite image of the Batemans Bay shows smoke and fire from wild bushfires in Australia. EUROPEAN UNION, COPERNICUS SENTINEL DATA/Handout via REUTERS
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Protesters and militia fighters carry the logo of the U.S. Embassy, during a protest to condemn air strikes on bases belonging to Hashd al-Shaabi (paramilitary forces), in Baghdad, Iraq. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili

Protesters and militia fighters carry the logo of the U.S. Embassy, during a protest to condemn air strikes on bases belonging to Hashd al-Shaabi (paramilitary forces), in Baghdad, Iraq. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili

Protesters and militia fighters carry the logo of the U.S. Embassy, during a protest to condemn air strikes on bases belonging to Hashd al-Shaabi (paramilitary forces), in Baghdad, Iraq. REUTERS/Wissm al-Okili
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A demonstrator listens to a speaker during a protest against a new citizenship law, in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A demonstrator listens to a speaker during a protest against a new citizenship law, in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi

A demonstrator listens to a speaker during a protest against a new citizenship law, in New Delhi, India. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
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Revelers dress up to celebrate the New Year in Coin, near Malaga, Spain. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Revelers dress up to celebrate the New Year in Coin, near Malaga, Spain. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

Revelers dress up to celebrate the New Year in Coin, near Malaga, Spain. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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"Caramelized" snow caused by dust from Australian bushfires is seen near Franz Josef glacier in the Westland Tai Poutini National Park, New Zealand. Social media/via REUTERS

"Caramelized" snow caused by dust from Australian bushfires is seen near Franz Josef glacier in the Westland Tai Poutini National Park, New Zealand. Social media/via REUTERS

"Caramelized" snow caused by dust from Australian bushfires is seen near Franz Josef glacier in the Westland Tai Poutini National Park, New Zealand. Social media/via REUTERS
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A boy collects materials from waste dumped in the bank of Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

A boy collects materials from waste dumped in the bank of Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain

A boy collects materials from waste dumped in the bank of Buriganga River in Dhaka, Bangladesh. REUTERS/Mohammad Ponir Hossain
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An Afghan man holds an umbrella as he walks during a snowy day in Kabul, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

An Afghan man holds an umbrella as he walks during a snowy day in Kabul, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani

An Afghan man holds an umbrella as he walks during a snowy day in Kabul, Afghanistan. REUTERS/Omar Sobhani
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West Ham United's Mark Noble and Bournemouth's Dominic Solanke take a tumble during a match at London Stadium in London, Britain. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

West Ham United's Mark Noble and Bournemouth's Dominic Solanke take a tumble during a match at London Stadium in London, Britain. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh

West Ham United's Mark Noble and Bournemouth's Dominic Solanke take a tumble during a match at London Stadium in London, Britain. REUTERS/Eddie Keogh
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A Palestinian man rides a horse on a beach during the last sunset of 2019, in Gaza City. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian man rides a horse on a beach during the last sunset of 2019, in Gaza City. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

A Palestinian man rides a horse on a beach during the last sunset of 2019, in Gaza City. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem
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