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An opposition demonstrator with wounds gestures in front of a burning bus, while holding a rock, near the Generalisimo Francisco de Miranda Airbase in Caracas, Venezuela, April 30, 2019.   REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An opposition demonstrator with wounds gestures in front of a burning bus, while holding a rock, near the Generalisimo Francisco de Miranda Airbase in Caracas, Venezuela, April 30, 2019. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An opposition demonstrator with wounds gestures in front of a burning bus, while holding a rock, near the Generalisimo Francisco de Miranda Airbase in Caracas, Venezuela, April 30, 2019. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
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Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn and his consort, General Suthida Vajiralongkorn named Queen Suthida attend their wedding ceremony in Bangkok, May 1.     Thailand Royal Household via REUTERS

Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn and his consort, General Suthida Vajiralongkorn named Queen Suthida attend their wedding ceremony in Bangkok, May 1. Thailand Royal Household via REUTERS

Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn and his consort, General Suthida Vajiralongkorn named Queen Suthida attend their wedding ceremony in Bangkok, May 1. Thailand Royal Household via REUTERS
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Police officers detain an opposition protester during a May Day rally in Saint Petersburg, Russia, May 1.   
 REUTERS/Igor Russak

Police officers detain an opposition protester during a May Day rally in Saint Petersburg, Russia, May 1. REUTERS/Igor Russak

Police officers detain an opposition protester during a May Day rally in Saint Petersburg, Russia, May 1. REUTERS/Igor Russak
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange leaves Southwark Crown Court after being sentenced in London, Britain, May 1.  
 REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange leaves Southwark Crown Court after being sentenced in London, Britain, May 1. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange leaves Southwark Crown Court after being sentenced in London, Britain, May 1. REUTERS/Henry Nicholls
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Members of Gaza Skating Team cast shadows as they practice their rollerblading and skating skills at the seaport of Gaza City. Photo taken March 8.  REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Members of Gaza Skating Team cast shadows as they practice their rollerblading and skating skills at the seaport of Gaza City. Photo taken March 8. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Members of Gaza Skating Team cast shadows as they practice their rollerblading and skating skills at the seaport of Gaza City. Photo taken March 8. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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A young attendee handles a handgun during the National Rifle Association annual meeting at the Indiana Convention center in Indianapolis, Indiana, April 26.  
  REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A young attendee handles a handgun during the National Rifle Association annual meeting at the Indiana Convention center in Indianapolis, Indiana, April 26. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston

A young attendee handles a handgun during the National Rifle Association annual meeting at the Indiana Convention center in Indianapolis, Indiana, April 26. REUTERS/Bryan Woolston
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Buildings damaged during Cyclone Kenneth are seen from the air in a village north of Pemba, Mozambique, May 1.  
  REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Buildings damaged during Cyclone Kenneth are seen from the air in a village north of Pemba, Mozambique, May 1. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

Buildings damaged during Cyclone Kenneth are seen from the air in a village north of Pemba, Mozambique, May 1. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
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Police use pepper spray during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany, May 1.  
  REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Police use pepper spray during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany, May 1. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Police use pepper spray during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany, May 1. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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Falcons wait to receive medical attention at the Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, April 28.   REUTERS/Christopher Pike

Falcons wait to receive medical attention at the Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, April 28. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

Falcons wait to receive medical attention at the Abu Dhabi Falcon Hospital in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, April 28. REUTERS/Christopher Pike
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A member of the Seattle police department inspects one of the cars crushed by part of a construction crane on Mercer Street, which killed four people and injured several others in Seattle, Washington, April 27.  REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

A member of the Seattle police department inspects one of the cars crushed by part of a construction crane on Mercer Street, which killed four people and injured several others in Seattle, Washington, April 27. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

A member of the Seattle police department inspects one of the cars crushed by part of a construction crane on Mercer Street, which killed four people and injured several others in Seattle, Washington, April 27. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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South Koreans take selfies as they tour the truce village of Panmunjom inside the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, South Korea, May 1. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

South Koreans take selfies as they tour the truce village of Panmunjom inside the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, South Korea, May 1. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

South Koreans take selfies as they tour the truce village of Panmunjom inside the demilitarized zone separating the two Koreas, South Korea, May 1. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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LinkSpace's reusable rocket RLV-T5, also known as NewLine Baby, returns to the landing site during a test launch on a vacant plot of land near the company's development site in Longkou, Shandong province, China, April 19.   REUTERS/Jason Lee

LinkSpace's reusable rocket RLV-T5, also known as NewLine Baby, returns to the landing site during a test launch on a vacant plot of land near the company's development site in Longkou, Shandong province, China, April 19. REUTERS/Jason Lee

LinkSpace's reusable rocket RLV-T5, also known as NewLine Baby, returns to the landing site during a test launch on a vacant plot of land near the company's development site in Longkou, Shandong province, China, April 19. REUTERS/Jason Lee
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A general view as a boat passes under Tower Bridge during the London marathon, April 28.    REUTERS/Toby Melville

A general view as a boat passes under Tower Bridge during the London marathon, April 28. REUTERS/Toby Melville

A general view as a boat passes under Tower Bridge during the London marathon, April 28. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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An opposition demonstrator is struck by a Venezuelan National Guard vehicle on a street near the Generalisimo Francisco de Miranda Airbase "La Carlota" in Caracas, Venezuela, April 30.   REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An opposition demonstrator is struck by a Venezuelan National Guard vehicle on a street near the Generalisimo Francisco de Miranda Airbase "La Carlota" in Caracas, Venezuela, April 30. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino

An opposition demonstrator is struck by a Venezuelan National Guard vehicle on a street near the Generalisimo Francisco de Miranda Airbase "La Carlota" in Caracas, Venezuela, April 30. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino
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A woman throws her graduation mortar board cap in the air as she poses for her photographer in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., April 30.   REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A woman throws her graduation mortar board cap in the air as she poses for her photographer in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., April 30. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne

A woman throws her graduation mortar board cap in the air as she poses for her photographer in front of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., April 30. REUTERS/Clodagh Kilcoyne
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Japanese Yuuka Hasumi, 17, and Ibuki Ito, 17, also from Japan, who want to become K-pop stars, perform at an Acopia School party in Seoul, South Korea, March 16. Acopia is a prep school offering young Japanese a shot at K-pop stardom, teaching them the dance moves, the songs and also the language. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

Japanese Yuuka Hasumi, 17, and Ibuki Ito, 17, also from Japan, who want to become K-pop stars, perform at an Acopia School party in Seoul, South Korea, March 16. Acopia is a prep school offering young Japanese a shot at K-pop stardom, teaching them...more

Japanese Yuuka Hasumi, 17, and Ibuki Ito, 17, also from Japan, who want to become K-pop stars, perform at an Acopia School party in Seoul, South Korea, March 16. Acopia is a prep school offering young Japanese a shot at K-pop stardom, teaching them the dance moves, the songs and also the language. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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A security officer stands guard outside St. Anthony's Shrine, days after a string of suicide bomb attacks on churches and luxury hotels across the island on Easter Sunday, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, April 26.    REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A security officer stands guard outside St. Anthony's Shrine, days after a string of suicide bomb attacks on churches and luxury hotels across the island on Easter Sunday, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, April 26. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A security officer stands guard outside St. Anthony's Shrine, days after a string of suicide bomb attacks on churches and luxury hotels across the island on Easter Sunday, in Colombo, Sri Lanka, April 26. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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2020 Democratic presidential candidate U.S. former Vice President Joe Biden quips that it's awkward to talk about foreign policy to reporters with an ice cream cone in his hand, at the Cone Shoppe during a two-day campaign kickoff in Monticello, Iowa, April 30.   REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst

2020 Democratic presidential candidate U.S. former Vice President Joe Biden quips that it's awkward to talk about foreign policy to reporters with an ice cream cone in his hand, at the Cone Shoppe during a two-day campaign kickoff in Monticello,...more

2020 Democratic presidential candidate U.S. former Vice President Joe Biden quips that it's awkward to talk about foreign policy to reporters with an ice cream cone in his hand, at the Cone Shoppe during a two-day campaign kickoff in Monticello, Iowa, April 30. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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A demonstrator throws a stone to riot police during a protest for a national strike, in Bogota, Colombia, April 25.  
 REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A demonstrator throws a stone to riot police during a protest for a national strike, in Bogota, Colombia, April 25. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A demonstrator throws a stone to riot police during a protest for a national strike, in Bogota, Colombia, April 25. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg holds hand of his granddaughter Jordana Karger as he arrives to take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust at the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz, in Oswiecim, Poland, May 2.  REUTERS/Kacper Pempel

Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg holds hand of his granddaughter Jordana Karger as he arrives to take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust at the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz, in Oswiecim, Poland, May 2. ...more

Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg holds hand of his granddaughter Jordana Karger as he arrives to take part in the annual "March of the Living" to commemorate the Holocaust at the former Nazi death camp Auschwitz, in Oswiecim, Poland, May 2. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel
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