April 25, 2018
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Protest in Damascus after US and allies launched strikes on Syria

Syrian soldiers and civilians wave national flags and hold photos of Syrian President Bashar Assad during a gathering in Umayyad square in Damascus, Syria, 14 April 2018. The gathering was held to show solidarity with the Syrian army and regime hours after the USA, Britain and France bombed multiple government targets in Syria in an operation targeting alleged chemical weapons sites. EPA-EFE/YOUSSEF BADAWI Scene group

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Smoke and dust rise from the Islamic State-held al-Hajar al-Aswad neighborhood in the south of Damascus, Syria, 24 April 2018. According to media reports, the Syrian army continued the military offensive it has started on 19 April against the IS positions in the Western Ghouta and launched intensive artillery and rocket attacks on the IS hideouts in the neighborhood and its surroundings. EPA-EFE/YOUSSEF BADAWI

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US President Donald J. Trump (R) and First Lady Melania Trump (2L) with French President Emmanuel Macron (2R) and his wife Brigitte Macron (L) during an arrival ceremony at the White House in Washington, DC, USA, 24 April 2018. President Macron will be in DC for three days for a state visit at the White House and an address to a joint session of Congress on 25 April. EPA-EFE/SHAWN THEW

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Toronto police officers stand by a covered body on Yonge Street in northern Toronto, Canada, 23 April 2018. Nine people were killed and 16 injured when a man driving a white van plowed into pedestrians on a sidewalk on a main thoroughfare in Toronto. The man was taken into custody after being confronted by police. EPA-EFE/WARREN TODA

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Britain's Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge holds her newborn son outside the Lindo Wing at St. Mary's Hospital in Paddington, London, Britain, 23 April 2018. The baby boy is the royal couple's third child and fifth in line to the British throne. EPA-EFE/ANDY RAIN

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Hundreds of people attend a demonstration held to protest against the government of President Daniel Ortega, in Managua, Nicaragua, 23 April 2018. Thousands of protesters in Managua and other cities of Nicaragua peacefully called for the resignation of President Daniel Ortega and his wife and vice president, Rosario Murillo, whom they accused of repression and violation of human rights in their eleven years in power in the Central American nation. EPA-EFE/JORGE TORRES

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A worker welds during restoration works at the century old heritage building, Gaddi Baithak, situated at UNESCO world heritage site of Kathmandu durbar square in Kathmandu, Nepal, 23 April 2018 (issued 24 April 2018). The Gaddi Baithak was heavily damaged by a 7.8 Magnitude earthquake on 25 April 2015 and is currently under restoration, with the help of the US government, expected to complete in June 2018. EPA-EFE/NARENDRA SHRESTHA

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FC Barcelona midfielder Andres Iniesta (R) celebrates with Argentine striker Lionel Messi (L) after scoring the 4-0 lead during the Spanish King's Cup final soccer match between Sevilla FC and FC Barcelona played at Wanda Metropolitano stadium in Madrid, Spain, 21 April 2018. EPA-EFE/Ballesteros

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Daria Gavrilova, of Australia, in action against Quirine Lemoine, of the Netherlands, in the third rubber of the Fed Cup World Group playoff between Australia and the Netherlands at WIN Entertainment Centre in Wollongong, Australia, 22 April 2018. EPA-EFE/CRAIG GOLDING AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

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A "Tree of life," symbol of the ruling Sandinista National Liberation Front (FSLN), is destroyed by protesters during the fourth consecutive day of demonstrations against social security reforms in Managua, Nicaragua, 21 April 2018. The violent protests have claimed a dozen lives according to the government of Nicaragua and at least 88 injured, according to reports from the Nicaraguan Red Cross. EPA-EFE/JORGE TORRES

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An employee (C) explains to visitors and journalists in the control room of the plant's third reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Chernobyl, Ukraine, 20 April 2018. The explosion of Unit 4 of the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in the early hours of 26 April 1986 is still regarded as the biggest accident in the history of nuclear power generation. Ukrainians will mark the 32st anniversary of Chernobyl's tragedy on 26 April 2018. EPA-EFE/SERGEY DOLZHENKO

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Palestinian protesters during clashes near the border with Israel in the east of Gaza City, 20 April 2018. According to reports, Two Palestinians youths protesters were killed by Israeli bullets and more than 120 others wounded during the clashes near the border between Israel and Gaza Strip. Protesters plan to call for the right of Palestinian refugees across the Middle East to return to homes they fled in the war surrounding the 1948 creation of Israel. EPA-EFE/MOHAMMED SABER

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An Afghan police officer inspects the scene of a suicide bomb attack that targeted a voter registration center in Kabul, Afghanistan, 22 April 2018. At least nine people were killed and 56 injured in a suicide bombing on Sunday at a voter registration centre in Kabul, Afghanistan. EPA-EFE/HEDAYATULLAH AMID

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Demonstrators clash with police after a student march in the center of Santiago, Chile, 19 April 2018. Hundreds of thousands participated during the first massive protest for education since Sebastian Pinera assumed the presidency of Chile in March. Confederation of Students of Chile (Confech), with the National Coordinator of Secondary Students (Cones), the Coordinating Assembly of Secondary Students (Aces) and the School of Teachers organized the ‘Chile ya decidio’ (Chile has already decided, in English) march to support public education. EPA-EFE/Alberto Valdes

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An Acehnese woman covers her face as she is caned in public for violating sharia law in Banda Aceh, Indonesia, 20 April 2018. Aceh's provincial government has decided to end the caning sentence in public to prevent them from being witnessed by children or recorded and spread in social media. EPA-EFE/RAIHAL FAJRI

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Fans of US musician Prince still leave notes and flowers on a fence outside of Paisley Park, Princes' home and where he was found dead after an overdose in two years ago Chanhassen, Minnesota, USA, 19 April 2018. According to media reports, no criminal charges will be brought after the death of Prince from an overdose in 2016. EPA-EFE/CRAIG LASSIG

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Democratic Senator from Illinois Tammy Duckworth carries her 10-day old daughter Maile Pearl Bowlsbey onto the Senate floor to cast her vote against James Bridenstine to be the next NASA administrator in the US Capitol in Washington, DC, USA, 19 April 2018. It is the first time in Senate history that a baby has been allowed on the Senate floor for a vote. EPA-EFE/JIM LO SCALZO

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People gather at the Melbourne Free Cannabis Community 420 Rally held at Flagstaff Gardens in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 20 April 2018. According to organizers, the rally celebrates 'the culture, compassion, creativity and color' of cannabis consumers as well as calling on the Victorian government to legalize adult-use cannabis. EPA-EFE/DAVID CROSLING

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An aerial view shows workers maneuvering snow blowers to clear the Spluegen pass of snow, in Spluegen, Graubuenden, Switzerland, 20 April 2018. The pass connects the canton of Grisons with Italy. On top of the pass, masses of snow can reach a height of six meters. EPA-EFE/GIAN EHRENZELLER

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Former Catalan president Carles Puigdemont looks on during a working meeting with members of his parliamentary group, Junts per Catalunya, in Berlin, Germany, 18 April 2018. Puigdemont and the Catalan political platform centered around him discussed further plans on proposing a president for the Catalonian Government and avoid new elections. Puigdemont resides in Berlin because he is still formally in detention and may not leave Germany until German justice decides on his extradition to Spain according to a European arrest warrant. EPA-EFE/FELIPE TRUEBA

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Refugees on a rubber dinghy are rescued by members of the NGO 'SOS Mediterranee' from the 'Aquarius' vessel during an operation to rescue migrants, about 50 kilometers off the Libyan coast, in the Mediterranean Sea, 18 April 2018. Approximatly 100 people, mostly from western Africa, were rescue by the Aquarius crew after leaving the Libyan coast 10 hours before. EPA-EFE/CHRISTOPHE PETIT TESSON

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Members of Karnataka State Child and Women Protection Board, students from different colleges, social activists, and other non governmental organisations hold placards and shouts slogans during a candel light vigil as they condemn and call for justice in the rape and murder case of an eight-year-old nomadic girl, in Bangalore, India, 17 April 2018. Hundreds of people gathered and staged a protest to bring attention to rape cases and violence against women in India after a girl child was gang raped and murdered in Kathua district of Jammu region in January 2018. Protesters demanded justice for the victim and action against the accused. The Crime Branch of Jammu and Kashmir Police has filed a charge sheet of the case in a local court and indicted eight people in the case. EPA-EFE/JAGADEESH NV

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Members of the Yazidi religious minority participate in a ceremony to celebrate Charshama Sor (Red Wednesday), the Yazidi New Year, at Lalish temple in Shaikhan town near Dohuk, northern Iraq, 17 April 2018. The Kurdish northern Iraq is home to the Yazidi religious minority who was attacked and expelled by jihadist terror militia 'Islamic State' (IS) in 2014. Hundreds of people were taken hostages then, including women allegedly used as sex slaves. EPA-EFE/GAILAN HAJI

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Attorney Michael Cohen, US President Donald J. Trump's long-time personal attorney arrives at Federal Court for a hearing in New York, New York, USA, 16 April 2018. Cohen's hotel room, apartment and office were raided last week by federal authorities reportedly as part of an investigation into possible bank fraud, wire fraud and campaign finance violations. EPA-EFE/JUSTIN LANE

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Syrian soldiers and civilians wave national flags and hold photos of Syrian President Bashar Assad during a gathering in Umayyad square in Damascus, Syria, 14 April 2018. The gathering was held to show solidarity with the Syrian army and regime hours after the USA, Britain and France bombed multiple government targets in Syria in an operation targeting alleged chemical weapons sites. EPA-EFE/YOUSSEF BADAWI Scene group

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