February 17, 2019
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Alle Rembrandts exhibition

Some 175 men and boys named Rembrandt pose in front of the 'The Night Watch' in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, the Netherlands for the opening of the exhibition Alle Rembrandts, 14 February 2019. On the occasion of the Year of Rembrandt, the Rijksmuseum is presenting for the first time in history a retrospective exhibition of all Rembrandt's paintings, drawings and the best etchings from its own collection. EPA-EFE/ROBIN UTRECHT

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Some 175 men and boys named Rembrandt pose in front of the 'The Night Watch' in the Rijksmuseum in Amsterdam, the Netherlands for the opening of the exhibition Alle Rembrandts, 14 February 2019. On the occasion of the Year of Rembrandt, the Rijksmuseum is presenting for the first time in history a retrospective exhibition of all Rembrandt's paintings, drawings and the best etchings from its own collection. EPA-EFE/ROBIN UTRECHT

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British actress Charlotte Rampling poses during the Hommage Charlotte Rampling photocall during the 69th annual Berlin Film Festival, in Berlin, Germany, 14 February 2019. Rampling is the recipient of the Honorary Golden Bear Award at the 2019 Berlinale. EPA-EFE/HAYOUNG JEON

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Speaker of the United States House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi (C, bottom) smiles after signing a 328 billion US dollar spending bill to prevent another government shutdown at the US Capitol in Washington, DC, USA, 14 February 2019. President Trump said he would sign the bill and declare a national emergency at the same time in an attempt to fund his proposed border wall. EPA-EFE/JIM LO SCALZO

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A student with her face painted with part of the globe as she takes part in a climate change protest organised by 'Youth Strike 4 Climate', in Parliament Square in central London, Britain, 15 February 2019. Hundreds of students took part in a strike from school to highlight the dangers of climate change. EPA-EFE/FACUNDO ARRIZABALAGA

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The receding waters of Lake Pamamaroo which makes up part of the Menindee Lakes system near the township of Menindee, Australia, 14 February 2019. The Darling River and the Menindee Lakes are under pressure from low water flow as a result of the continuing drought affecting more than 98 percent of New South Wales. EPA-EFE/DEAN LEWINS AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

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Belgian students gather to call for urgent measures to combat climate change during a demonstration in Brussels, Belgium, 14 February 2019. According the police, more than 11,000 students took part in the demonstration. EPA-EFE/STEPHANIE LECOCQ

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A dancer from the Malandain Biarritz Ballet performs during a rehearsal of 'Marie Antoinette' at Kursaal Auditorium in San Sebastian, Spain, 13 February 2019 (issued 14 February 2019). The ballet show will be performed at Kursaal Auditorium together with the Basque Symphony Orchestra on 15 February 2019. EPA-EFE/Javier Etxezarreta

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An Afghan man sells love shaped balloons in the flower street as young girls and boys mark valentine day in Kabul, Afghanistan, 14 February 2019. Valentine's Day, celebrated all over the world 14 February, is the day dedicated to expressing love for someone with romantic gestures usually involving cards and flowers. EPA-EFE/HEDAYATULLAH AMID

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A burnt out car is seen on a property in Tingha in northern New South Wales, Australia, 14 February 2019. Bushfires have burnt more than 17,000 hectares of land around the region. EPA-EFE/DAVE HUNT AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

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Filipino students dance during the 'One Billion Rising' campaign to demand an end to violence against women on Valentine's Day inside an all-girl catholic school in Manila, Philippines, 14 February 2019. According to founder Eve Ensler, One Billion Rising is a global campaign held annually on Valentine's Day in over two hundred countries to demand an end to all forms of violence against women worldwide. EPA-EFE/MARK R. CRISTINO

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People take out an injured boy out from an ambulance for treatment at a local hospital in Srinagar, the summer capital of Indian Kashmir, 13 February 2019. More than 20 students were injured in a mysterious blast inside private school at Narbal area of Kakapora in south Kashmir’s Pulwama district, according to local news reports. EPA-EFE/FAROOQ KHAN

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Paris Saint Germain's Presnel Kimpembe (L) celebrates scoring the 1-0 lead during the UEFA Champions League round of 16 first leg soccer match between Manchester United and Paris Saint Germain at Old Trafford Stadium in Manchester, Britain, 12 February 2019. EPA-EFE/NIGEL RODDIS

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A Palestinian wounded wears an oxygen mask at the field clinic during clashes near the maritime border between Israel and Gaza Strip, northern Gaza Strip, 12 February 2019. Palestinians organized a maritime protest for the 23rd time to demand the blockade on Gaza be lifted. Palestinian protesters 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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Hundreds listen to the head of the Venezuelan Parliament, Juan Guaido, who last month proclaimed himself interim president, during a march against the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, in Caracas, Venezuela, 12 February 2019. EPA-EFE/Miguel Gutierrez

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Britain's Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall poses in front of a mural entitled 'For All Liverpool's Liver Birds' during a visit in Liverpool, Britain, 12 February 2019. EPA-EFE/PETER POWELL

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A dog accompanies a patient during her consultation in the Palliative Care area of the Civil Hospital of Guadalajara, in Guadalajara, Mexico, 12 February 2019. With trained dogs, games and a colorful space, children with chronic or incurable diseases receive help to reduce their pain and improve their physical rehabilitation in a public hospital in Guadalajara, in western Mexico. The Palliative Care Unit of the Civil Hospital of Guadalajara, the only one of its kind in this country, welcomes 11,000 children a year with the goal of improving their quality of life. EPA-EFE/Francisco Guasco

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The group of a dozen defendants (C) sits in the dock at the start of the so-called 'process' trial against 12 Catalan pro-independence politicians involved in the illegal referendum held back in 2017 at the Supreme Court in Madrid, Spain, 12 February 2019. The trial against the Catalan politicians involved in the illegal pro-independence referendum kicks off in the Spanish capital with nine of the pro-independence leaders being accused of rebellion and embezzlement for their role in the Catalan illegal independence referendum back in 2017, while the other three face disobedience charges. More than 500 people have been called to testify, some of them former members of the Spanish Government such as former Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy. EPA-EFE/EMILIO NARANJO / POOL

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Yemeni students crowd at a gap in the gate of a school to buy ice cream at break time, in Sana’a, Yemen, 09 February 2019. EPA-EFE/YAHYA ARHAB

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A waiter cleans the table in the buffet at the Vodka Museum in Moscow, Russia, 11 February 2019. The Vodka Museum founded in 2001 with a collection showing the 500-year history of Russian vodka from the moment of invention to the present day, the museum contains more than 600 types of this drink, old vodka recipes of the 18th century, posters, photographs, and documents of different time periods. EPA-EFE/YURI KOCHETKOV

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Basenjis stand with their handlers before competition during the 2019 Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show in New York, New York, USA, 11 February 2019. The annual competition features hundreds of dogs from around the country. EPA-EFE/JUSTIN LANE

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Festival director Dieter Kosslick (L) and Cameroonian curator Koyo Kouoh pose during the photocall of the International Short Film Jury during the 69th annual Berlin Film Festival, in Berlin, Germany, 12 February 2019. EPA-EFE/ADAM BERRY

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Hundred of people participate in a protest in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on 11 February 2019. The capital of Haiti is paralyzed in the middle of a new protest after the violent demonstrations of the recent days against the Government of Jovenel Moise due the economic crisis in the country. EPA-EFE/Jean Marc Herve Abelard

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Lindsey Vonn of the United States reacts in the finish area during the Women's Downhill race at the FIS Alpine Skiing World Championships in Are, Sweden, 10 February 2019. EPA-EFE/JEAN-CHRISTOPHE BOTT

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Sons of scenographer Jakub Kopecky (R, back) play with a shadow theatre in Prague, Czech Republic, 08 February 2019 (issued 11 February 2019). Eight generations of Czech puppeteers of the Kopecky family for two centuries has promoted one of the most beloved and traditional theatrical forms in the Czech Republic. Matej Kopecky, born in 1775, was one of fathers of Czech puppetry who in the first half of the 19th century spread the theatrical culture in the countryside. As a Czech patriot he wrote his plays, and especially fairy tales, mainly in Czech language. Kopecky introduced the popular ‘Joker’ (Kasparek) character from German tradition into the Czech puppet culture. EPA-EFE/MARTIN DIVISEK ATTENTION: This Image is part of a PHOTO SET

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