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The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Muonio in Lapland, Finland. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov    

The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Muonio in Lapland, Finland. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov    

The Aurora Borealis is seen in the sky over Muonio in Lapland, Finland. REUTERS/Alexander Kuznetsov    
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President Donald Trump departs next to first lady Melania Trump from the Joint Base Andrews, Maryland to fly to Florida. REUTERS/Carlos Barria    

President Donald Trump departs next to first lady Melania Trump from the Joint Base Andrews, Maryland to fly to Florida. REUTERS/Carlos Barria    

President Donald Trump departs next to first lady Melania Trump from the Joint Base Andrews, Maryland to fly to Florida. REUTERS/Carlos Barria    
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A mahout walks a tusker along a busy road in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

A mahout walks a tusker along a busy road in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte

A mahout walks a tusker along a busy road in Colombo, Sri Lanka. REUTERS/Dinuka Liyanawatte
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President Donald Trump departs the White House aboard Marine One ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

President Donald Trump departs the White House aboard Marine One ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

President Donald Trump departs the White House aboard Marine One ahead of the inauguration of President-elect Joe Biden. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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Soldiers prepare to spray disinfectant at the Taoyuan General Hospital, where a cluster of coronavirus infections was detected, in Taoyuan, Taiwan.  
 REUTERS/Ann Wang

Soldiers prepare to spray disinfectant at the Taoyuan General Hospital, where a cluster of coronavirus infections was detected, in Taoyuan, Taiwan. REUTERS/Ann Wang

Soldiers prepare to spray disinfectant at the Taoyuan General Hospital, where a cluster of coronavirus infections was detected, in Taoyuan, Taiwan. REUTERS/Ann Wang
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President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden attend a church service before his inauguration at St. Matthews Catholic Church in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden attend a church service before his inauguration at St. Matthews Catholic Church in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden attend a church service before his inauguration at St. Matthews Catholic Church in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner
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A man wrapped with a Confederate flag walks near the security perimeter ahead of the inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A man wrapped with a Confederate flag walks near the security perimeter ahead of the inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz

A man wrapped with a Confederate flag walks near the security perimeter ahead of the inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
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The office of the White House press secretary sits empty on Inauguration Day morning. REUTERS/Leah Millis  

The office of the White House press secretary sits empty on Inauguration Day morning. REUTERS/Leah Millis  

The office of the White House press secretary sits empty on Inauguration Day morning. REUTERS/Leah Millis  
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National Guard troops gather in front of the U.S. Capitol one day ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's Inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Segar  

National Guard troops gather in front of the U.S. Capitol one day ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's Inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Segar  

National Guard troops gather in front of the U.S. Capitol one day ahead of President-elect Joe Biden's Inauguration in Washington. REUTERS/Mike Segar  
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Health care workers transport a patient at the Royal London Hospital in London, Britain.  
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Health care workers transport a patient at the Royal London Hospital in London, Britain. REUTERS/Hannah McKay

Health care workers transport a patient at the Royal London Hospital in London, Britain. REUTERS/Hannah McKay
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U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi stands near a door smashed by rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol, as she participates in a walk-through of inauguration events at the Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Erin Scott    

U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi stands near a door smashed by rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol, as she participates in a walk-through of inauguration events at the Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Erin Scott    

U.S. Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi stands near a door smashed by rioters who stormed the U.S. Capitol, as she participates in a walk-through of inauguration events at the Capitol in Washington. REUTERS/Erin Scott    
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People take a dip during celebrations of the Orthodox Christian feast of Epiphany at the Achairsky convent in Omsk Region, Russia. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko  

People take a dip during celebrations of the Orthodox Christian feast of Epiphany at the Achairsky convent in Omsk Region, Russia. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko  

People take a dip during celebrations of the Orthodox Christian feast of Epiphany at the Achairsky convent in Omsk Region, Russia. REUTERS/Alexey Malgavko  
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Migrants sit outside the temporary migrants center upon crossing the border fence at Spain's North African enclave of Melilla, Spain. REUTERS/Jesus Blasco de Avellaneda

Migrants sit outside the temporary migrants center upon crossing the border fence at Spain's North African enclave of Melilla, Spain. REUTERS/Jesus Blasco de Avellaneda

Migrants sit outside the temporary migrants center upon crossing the border fence at Spain's North African enclave of Melilla, Spain. REUTERS/Jesus Blasco de Avellaneda
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People gather around a cross-shaped ice hole during celebrations of the Orthodox Christian feast of Epiphany in Kyiv, Ukraine.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko  

People gather around a cross-shaped ice hole during celebrations of the Orthodox Christian feast of Epiphany in Kyiv, Ukraine.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko  

People gather around a cross-shaped ice hole during celebrations of the Orthodox Christian feast of Epiphany in Kyiv, Ukraine.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko  
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U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden attend a coronavirus memorial event at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden attend a coronavirus memorial event at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and his wife Jill Biden attend a coronavirus memorial event at the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. REUTERS/Tom Brenner
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Residents of an assisted living facility dance after receiving their booster shots of the vaccination against the coronavirus in Netanya, Israel. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun    

Residents of an assisted living facility dance after receiving their booster shots of the vaccination against the coronavirus in Netanya, Israel. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun    

Residents of an assisted living facility dance after receiving their booster shots of the vaccination against the coronavirus in Netanya, Israel. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun    
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A supporter of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden rides his board near the White House ahead of Biden's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    

A supporter of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden rides his board near the White House ahead of Biden's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    

A supporter of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden rides his board near the White House ahead of Biden's inauguration, in Washington. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    
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A Palestinian man inspects a damaged house near the border fence with Israel, in central Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem  

A Palestinian man inspects a damaged house near the border fence with Israel, in central Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem  

A Palestinian man inspects a damaged house near the border fence with Israel, in central Gaza Strip. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem  
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A boy stands next to his father as they visit a "Hammam", a traditional steam bath in Najaf, Iraq. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani

A boy stands next to his father as they visit a "Hammam", a traditional steam bath in Najaf, Iraq. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani

A boy stands next to his father as they visit a "Hammam", a traditional steam bath in Najaf, Iraq. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani
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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence chats with staff outside of the West Wing of the White House in Washington.  REUTERS/Carlos Barria    

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence chats with staff outside of the West Wing of the White House in Washington.  REUTERS/Carlos Barria    

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence chats with staff outside of the West Wing of the White House in Washington.  REUTERS/Carlos Barria    
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A woman walks her dog as the city prepares for potential flooding due to the arrival of Storm Christoph, in Hebden Bridge, Britain. REUTERS/Phil Noble  

A woman walks her dog as the city prepares for potential flooding due to the arrival of Storm Christoph, in Hebden Bridge, Britain. REUTERS/Phil Noble  

A woman walks her dog as the city prepares for potential flooding due to the arrival of Storm Christoph, in Hebden Bridge, Britain. REUTERS/Phil Noble  
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Models wear face masks as they present creations of the 2021/22 winter  collection by designer Anja Gockel during a dress rehearsal in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch    

Models wear face masks as they present creations of the 2021/22 winter  collection by designer Anja Gockel during a dress rehearsal in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch    

Models wear face masks as they present creations of the 2021/22 winter  collection by designer Anja Gockel during a dress rehearsal in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch    
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A Honduran migrant, who was trying to reach the U.S., helps a child to get on a bus to return home after being sent back by Guatemalan authorities, at El Florido, Honduras, on the border with Guatemala. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

A Honduran migrant, who was trying to reach the U.S., helps a child to get on a bus to return home after being sent back by Guatemalan authorities, at El Florido, Honduras, on the border with Guatemala. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria

A Honduran migrant, who was trying to reach the U.S., helps a child to get on a bus to return home after being sent back by Guatemalan authorities, at El Florido, Honduras, on the border with Guatemala. REUTERS/Luis Echeverria
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A medical worker in a protective suit walks near the residential area at Jordan, after the expand of mandatory coronavirus testing, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A medical worker in a protective suit walks near the residential area at Jordan, after the expand of mandatory coronavirus testing, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu

A medical worker in a protective suit walks near the residential area at Jordan, after the expand of mandatory coronavirus testing, in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu
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A person lights a candle by a tribute to the victims of the coronavirus pandemic by the Reflecting Pool at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery during the outbreak of COVID-19, in Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

A person lights a candle by a tribute to the victims of the coronavirus pandemic by the Reflecting Pool at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery during the outbreak of COVID-19, in Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni

A person lights a candle by a tribute to the victims of the coronavirus pandemic by the Reflecting Pool at the Hollywood Forever Cemetery during the outbreak of COVID-19, in Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson stands outside a room where technicians are manufacturing  the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at Oxford Biomedica, in Oxford, Britain.  
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British Prime Minister Boris Johnson stands outside a room where technicians are manufacturing  the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at Oxford Biomedica, in Oxford, Britain. Heathcliff O'Malley/Pool

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson stands outside a room where technicians are manufacturing  the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine at Oxford Biomedica, in Oxford, Britain. Heathcliff O'Malley/Pool
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Mount Merapi volcano spews hot lava as it erupts, as seen from Wonorejo in Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia.    Antara Foto/Andreas Fitri Atmoko

Mount Merapi volcano spews hot lava as it erupts, as seen from Wonorejo in Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Andreas Fitri Atmoko

Mount Merapi volcano spews hot lava as it erupts, as seen from Wonorejo in Sleman, Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Andreas Fitri Atmoko
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