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The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov

The Aurora Borealis (Northern Lights) is seen in the sky in Ivalo of Lapland, Finland September 27, 2019. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov
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An anti-government protester throws a molotov cocktail during a demonstration near the Legislative Council building in Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

An anti-government protester throws a molotov cocktail during a demonstration near the Legislative Council building in Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

An anti-government protester throws a molotov cocktail during a demonstration near the Legislative Council building in Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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One of the children rescued by police, with bruises on his back, eats at the Hajj transit camp in Kaduna, Nigeria September 28. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

One of the children rescued by police, with bruises on his back, eats at the Hajj transit camp in Kaduna, Nigeria September 28. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde

One of the children rescued by police, with bruises on his back, eats at the Hajj transit camp in Kaduna, Nigeria September 28. REUTERS/Afolabi Sotunde
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Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce holds a child as she celebrates winning gold in the Women's 100 Metres Final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, September 29. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce holds a child as she celebrates winning gold in the Women's 100 Metres Final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, September 29. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Jamaica's Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce holds a child as she celebrates winning gold in the Women's 100 Metres Final at the World Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, September 29. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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A migrant couple from Afghanistan holds their 20-day-old baby, as they are transferred on a minibus following a rescue operation by the Greek Coast Guard, in Skala Sikamias, on the island of Lesbos, Greece, September 29. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A migrant couple from Afghanistan holds their 20-day-old baby, as they are transferred on a minibus following a rescue operation by the Greek Coast Guard, in Skala Sikamias, on the island of Lesbos, Greece, September 29. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A migrant couple from Afghanistan holds their 20-day-old baby, as they are transferred on a minibus following a rescue operation by the Greek Coast Guard, in Skala Sikamias, on the island of Lesbos, Greece, September 29. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Israeli soldiers detain a demonstrator during a protest against Jewish settlements, near the Dead Sea in the Israeli-occupied West Bank September 28. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Israeli soldiers detain a demonstrator during a protest against Jewish settlements, near the Dead Sea in the Israeli-occupied West Bank September 28. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman

Israeli soldiers detain a demonstrator during a protest against Jewish settlements, near the Dead Sea in the Israeli-occupied West Bank September 28. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman
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A migrant carries a boy as they flee tear gas fired by riot police during a demonstration, following a fire in Moria camp on the island of Lesbos, Greece, September 29. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

A migrant carries a boy as they flee tear gas fired by riot police during a demonstration, following a fire in Moria camp on the island of Lesbos, Greece, September 29. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis

A migrant carries a boy as they flee tear gas fired by riot police during a demonstration, following a fire in Moria camp on the island of Lesbos, Greece, September 29. REUTERS/Giorgos Moutafis
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A rabbi prays during a ceremony at a monument commemorating the victims of Babyn Yar (Babiy Yar), one of the biggest single massacres of Jews during the Nazi Holocaust, in Kiev, Ukraine September 29. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A rabbi prays during a ceremony at a monument commemorating the victims of Babyn Yar (Babiy Yar), one of the biggest single massacres of Jews during the Nazi Holocaust, in Kiev, Ukraine September 29. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich

A rabbi prays during a ceremony at a monument commemorating the victims of Babyn Yar (Babiy Yar), one of the biggest single massacres of Jews during the Nazi Holocaust, in Kiev, Ukraine September 29. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich
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Television presenter and former Conservative MP Michael Portillo poses for a photograph with a flock of sheep as he opens the wool fair by walking sheep across London Bridge in London, Britain September 29. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Television presenter and former Conservative MP Michael Portillo poses for a photograph with a flock of sheep as he opens the wool fair by walking sheep across London Bridge in London, Britain September 29. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Television presenter and former Conservative MP Michael Portillo poses for a photograph with a flock of sheep as he opens the wool fair by walking sheep across London Bridge in London, Britain September 29. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An umbrella lies down as anti-government protesters demonstrate in Admiralty district, Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Susana Vera

An umbrella lies down as anti-government protesters demonstrate in Admiralty district, Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Susana Vera

An umbrella lies down as anti-government protesters demonstrate in Admiralty district, Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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A prototype of SpaceX's Starship spacecraft is seen before SpaceX's Elon Musk gives an update on the company's Mars rocket Starship in Boca Chica, Texas U.S. September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

A prototype of SpaceX's Starship spacecraft is seen before SpaceX's Elon Musk gives an update on the company's Mars rocket Starship in Boca Chica, Texas U.S. September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

A prototype of SpaceX's Starship spacecraft is seen before SpaceX's Elon Musk gives an update on the company's Mars rocket Starship in Boca Chica, Texas U.S. September 28, 2019. REUTERS/Callaghan O'Hare TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY
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People take pictures as they attend a flag-raising ceremony at Tiananmen Square ahead of the 70th founding anniversary of People's Republic of China in Beijing, China September 29. REUTERS/Aly Song

People take pictures as they attend a flag-raising ceremony at Tiananmen Square ahead of the 70th founding anniversary of People's Republic of China in Beijing, China September 29. REUTERS/Aly Song

People take pictures as they attend a flag-raising ceremony at Tiananmen Square ahead of the 70th founding anniversary of People's Republic of China in Beijing, China September 29. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Activists, part of a movement known as "Marea Verde" take part in a performance to film a message to spread awareness during the International Safe Abortion Day in Mexico City, Mexico September 28. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Activists, part of a movement known as "Marea Verde" take part in a performance to film a message to spread awareness during the International Safe Abortion Day in Mexico City, Mexico September 28. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso

Activists, part of a movement known as "Marea Verde" take part in a performance to film a message to spread awareness during the International Safe Abortion Day in Mexico City, Mexico September 28. REUTERS/Carlos Jasso
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Afghan election commission workers prepare ballot papers for counting of the presidential election in Kabul, Afghanistan, September 28. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Afghan election commission workers prepare ballot papers for counting of the presidential election in Kabul, Afghanistan, September 28. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail

Afghan election commission workers prepare ballot papers for counting of the presidential election in Kabul, Afghanistan, September 28. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
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A man gestures during a demonstration demanding the resignation of Haitian President Jovenel Moise in Port-au-Prince, Haiti September 27. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man gestures during a demonstration demanding the resignation of Haitian President Jovenel Moise in Port-au-Prince, Haiti September 27. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares

A man gestures during a demonstration demanding the resignation of Haitian President Jovenel Moise in Port-au-Prince, Haiti September 27. REUTERS/Andres Martinez Casares
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Riot police officers hold their shields as they clash with demonstrators during a protest in Medan, North Sumatra province, Indonesia, September 27. Antara Foto/Irsan Mulyadi/ via REUTERS

Riot police officers hold their shields as they clash with demonstrators during a protest in Medan, North Sumatra province, Indonesia, September 27. Antara Foto/Irsan Mulyadi/ via REUTERS

Riot police officers hold their shields as they clash with demonstrators during a protest in Medan, North Sumatra province, Indonesia, September 27. Antara Foto/Irsan Mulyadi/ via REUTERS
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Singer Justin Timberlake during the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship during the European Tour in St Andrews, Britain , September 28. Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

Singer Justin Timberlake during the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship during the European Tour in St Andrews, Britain , September 28. Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith

Singer Justin Timberlake during the third round of the Alfred Dunhill Links Championship during the European Tour in St Andrews, Britain , September 28. Action Images via Reuters/Lee Smith
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An anti-government protester uses a tennis racket to hit a tear gas canister during a clash with riot police in Hong Kong, China September 29. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-government protester uses a tennis racket to hit a tear gas canister during a clash with riot police in Hong Kong, China September 29. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

An anti-government protester uses a tennis racket to hit a tear gas canister during a clash with riot police in Hong Kong, China September 29. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A model stumbles as she presents a creation by Swiss designer Albert Kriemler as part of his Spring/Summer 2020 women's ready-to-wear collection show for Akris during the Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, September 29. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

A model stumbles as she presents a creation by Swiss designer Albert Kriemler as part of his Spring/Summer 2020 women's ready-to-wear collection show for Akris during the Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, September 29. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

A model stumbles as she presents a creation by Swiss designer Albert Kriemler as part of his Spring/Summer 2020 women's ready-to-wear collection show for Akris during the Paris Fashion Week in Paris, France, September 29. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Freedom Party top candidate Norbert Hofer Freedom Party Former Interior Minister Herbert Kickl are seen during a TV discussion after the announcement of Austria's snap parliamentary election at the Hofburg palace in Vienna, Austria September 29. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo

Freedom Party top candidate Norbert Hofer Freedom Party Former Interior Minister Herbert Kickl are seen during a TV discussion after the announcement of Austria's snap parliamentary election at the Hofburg palace in Vienna, Austria September 29....more

Freedom Party top candidate Norbert Hofer Freedom Party Former Interior Minister Herbert Kickl are seen during a TV discussion after the announcement of Austria's snap parliamentary election at the Hofburg palace in Vienna, Austria September 29. REUTERS/Bernadett Szabo
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An anti-government protester wearing a mask depicting President Donald Trump is pushed away by riot police during a demonstration at Causeway Bay district in Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Susana Vera

An anti-government protester wearing a mask depicting President Donald Trump is pushed away by riot police during a demonstration at Causeway Bay district in Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Susana Vera

An anti-government protester wearing a mask depicting President Donald Trump is pushed away by riot police during a demonstration at Causeway Bay district in Hong Kong, China, September 29. REUTERS/Susana Vera
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Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton celebrates by kissing the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Russian Grand Pris in Sochi Russia, September 29. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton celebrates by kissing the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Russian Grand Pris in Sochi Russia, September 29. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

Mercedes' Lewis Hamilton celebrates by kissing the trophy on the podium after winning the Formula One Russian Grand Pris in Sochi Russia, September 29. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov
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Adam Lambert (L) and Brian May of Queen perform onstage at the 2019 Global Citizen Festival at Central Park in New York, September 28. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Adam Lambert (L) and Brian May of Queen perform onstage at the 2019 Global Citizen Festival at Central Park in New York, September 28. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

Adam Lambert (L) and Brian May of Queen perform onstage at the 2019 Global Citizen Festival at Central Park in New York, September 28. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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Sandi Morris of the U.S. during the Women's Pole Vault Final at the Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, September 29.  REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Sandi Morris of the U.S. during the Women's Pole Vault Final at the Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, September 29. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach

Sandi Morris of the U.S. during the Women's Pole Vault Final at the Athletics Championships in Doha, Qatar, September 29. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach
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