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CHI international horse show jumping tournament in Geneva

Cristo, the horse of Switzerland's Martin Fuchs, eats in the stable at the 58th CHI international horse show jumping tournament in Geneva, Switzerland, 06 December 2018. Created in 1926, the CHI Geneva is the second sport event of Switzerland and one of the world's most prestigious equestrian competitions. Each year, Geneva welcomes the very best riders and drivers of the planet on the biggest indoor arena. The CHI Geneva is part of the Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping. EPA-EFE/LAURENT GILLIERON

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A photograph taken with a drone shows people walk along stalls at a Christmas market in central Budapest, Hungary, 05 December 2018. EPA-EFE/Balazs Mohai HUNGARY OUT

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French Prime Minister Edouard Philippe attends a parliamentary debate over the government's fiscal measures for ecology, and resulting protests that have erupted across the country, in Paris, France, 05 December 2018. The so-called 'gilets jaunes' (yellow vests) movement has swept across France following a rise in fuel taxes as part of these ecological fiscal measures, culminating in a violent protest on the Champs-Elysees on 01 December, which descended into scenes of rioting, arson and looting, and widespread violence across the city. EPA-EFE/IAN LANGSDON

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People participate in a performance during a protest against the acquittal men, in the Lucia Perez case, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, 05 December 2018. A court in the coastal city of Mar del Plata recently ruled that the men accused of sexually abusing and killing Lucia Perez in 2016 were not guilty, which lead to an outcry across the country. EPA-EFE/MARINA GUILLEN

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Cristo, the horse of Switzerland's Martin Fuchs, eats in the stable at the 58th CHI international horse show jumping tournament in Geneva, Switzerland, 06 December 2018. Created in 1926, the CHI Geneva is the second sport event of Switzerland and one of the world's most prestigious equestrian competitions. Each year, Geneva welcomes the very best riders and drivers of the planet on the biggest indoor arena. The CHI Geneva is part of the Rolex Grand Slam of Show Jumping. EPA-EFE/LAURENT GILLIERON

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An Ultra-Orthodox Jewish man lights a Hanukkah candle outside his house during the Jewish holiday of Hanukkah in the Mea Shearim neighbourhood of Jerusalem, Israel, 05 December 2018. Hanukkah, also known as the 'Festival of Lights', is one of the most important Jewish holidays and is celebrated by Jews worldwide. Hanukkah began in the evening of 02 December and ends in the evening of 10 December. EPA-EFE/ABIR SULTAN

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Former US President George W. Bush and former First Lady Laura Bush visit the casket containing the body of former US President George H.W. Bush in the Rotunda of the US Capitol in Washington, DC, USA, 04 December 2018. George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States (1989-1993), died at the age of 94 on 30 November 2018 at his home in Texas. EPA-EFE/TING SHEN

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Newlyweds, Bollywood actress Priyanka Chopra (L) and US musician Nick Jonas (R) pose for photographs during a reception in New Delhi, India, 04 December 2018. According to media reports, the couple hosted wedding celebrations in Jodphur on 01 and 02 December. EPA-EFE/RAJAT GUPTA

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RCD Espanyol's forward Borja Iglesias (2-R) jumps for the ball with Jose Angel Carrillo (3-L) of Cadiz during a Spanish King's Cup second leg round of 32 soccer match played at the RCDE Stadium in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain, 04 December 2018. EPA-EFE/Quique Garcia

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A dense fog covers Ondarreta Beach, in San Sebastian, Basque Country, northern Spain, early morning 05 December 2018. Meteorologists foresee clear skies in the city later today. EPA-EFE/JAVIER ETXEZARRETA

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Some hundreds of people meditate as they listen to music played through wireless headsets at the Secret Sunrise dance session in Sandton, Johannesburg, South Africa, 05 December 2018. The popular craze has become very popular with the city's residents, who dance from 6am to 7am prior to going to work. The session includes yoga from 5am to 6am and then one hour of led dance using wireless headsets. The venue changes from session to session and is all co-ordinated via social media. EPA-EFE/KIM LUDBROOK ATTENTION: This Image is part of a PHOTO SET

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Children living in a slum area take a bath, in Manila, Philippines, 01 December 2018 (issued 05 December 2018). A slum area is traditionally described as a settlement of improvised housing, also known as shanties, made of sheets of plastic, cardboard boxes, corrugated metal, and plywood. In many growing urban cities such as Manila, New Delhi, Cape Town, Jakarta or Caracas slums are the main types of housing for people with low-income. Slum areas are commonly lack of adequate living conditions, and residents of these areas often have no electricity, proper sanitation or clean water. One of eight people in our world live in slums. In total, around a billion people live in slum conditions today, according to the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN–Habitat). In the Philippines, according to a report by Homeless International, around 22.8 million of Filipinos reside in slums while the capital city of Manila has the highest homeless population of any city in the world at 3.1 million, out of which more than 70,000 are children. EPA-EFE/ROMAN PILIPEY ATTENTION: This Image is part of a PHOTO SET

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US President Donald J. Trump (R) and his wife, Melania (L), pay respects to former President George H.W. Bush as he lies in state in the Rotunda of the US Capitol in Washington, DC, USA, 03 December 2018. George H.W. Bush, the 41st President of the United States (1989-1993), died at the age of 94 on 30 November 2018 at his home in Texas. EPA-EFE/JIM LO SCALZO

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Britain's Prince William, Duke of Cambridge (L) and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge (R) arrive to host a Christmas Party for the families of serving Royal Air Force (RAF) personal, at The Orangery, Kensington Palace, Central London, Britain, 04 December 2018. EPA-EFE/WILL OLIVER

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Palestinians protesters throw stones at Israeli troops during the clashes near the maritime border between Israel and Gaza Strip west northern Gaza Strip on, 03 December 2018. 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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The casket containing the body of former US President George H.W. Bush lies in Rotunda of the US Capitol in Washington, DC, USA, 03 December 2018. Bush, the 41st President of the United States (1989-1993), died in his Houston, Texas, home surrounded by family and friends on 30 November 2018. The body will lie in state in the Capitol before being moved to the Washington National Cathedral for a funeral service. It will then return to Houston for another funeral service before being transported by train to the George Bush Presidential Library and Museum for internment. EPA-EFE/SHAWN THEW

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(L-R) Real Madrid's Luka Modric Olympique Lyonnais' Ada Hegerberg and Paris St Germain's Kylian Mbappe holds their 'Ballon d'Or' (Golden ball) trophies during the ceremony rewarding the best European footballer of the year in Paris, France, 03 December 2018. EPA-EFE/YOAN VALAT

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Thirty-eight migrants, who were rescued when they sailed near Alboran Island on the Mediterranean Sea, arrive to the port of Motril in Granada, southern Spain, 04 December 2018. EPA-EFE/MIGUEL PAQUET

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People walk under Christmas decorations at the Christmas market at the Old Town Square in Prague, Czech Republic, 02 December 2018. Christmas markets, traditionally selling mulled wine, roasted chestnuts, hot mead, chimney cakes and Christmas tree decorations and gifts opened across the Czech Republic during the first Advent weekend. EPA-EFE/MARTIN DIVISEK

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Member of the International Space Station (ISS) expedition 58/59, CSA astronaut David Saint-Jacques makes the heart gesture as he attends a send-off ceremony before the launch of the Soyuz MS-11 spacecraft at the Baikonur cosmodrome, in Kazakhstan, 03 December 2018. Expedition 58-59 crewmembers Roscosmos cosmonaut Oleg Kononenko, CSA astronaut David Saint-Jacques and NASA astronaut Anne McClain are scheduled to launch on the Soyuz MS-11 to the International Space Station (ISS) on 03 December 2018. EPA-EFE/MAXIM SHIPENKOV / POOL

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Karl Geiger of Germany is airborne during the Men's HS134 Individual competition at the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup in Nizhny Tagil, Russia, 02 December 2018. EPA-EFE/SERGEI ILNITSKY

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Ambulance drivers light a fire on Place de la Concorde during a national ambulance drivers' protest, in Paris, France, 03 December 2018. Amid tensions in the country over protests for fuel hikes, ambulance drivers blocked traffic near the National Assembly and demonstrated against social security reforms, media reported. EPA-EFE/IAN LANGSDON

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Wil White of the USA participates in the Downhill Challenge Medellin 2018 at the Comuna 13 in Medellin, Colombia, 02 December 2018. EPA-EFE/LUIS EDUARDO NORIEGA A.

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Tourists, walks on a sand-barrier in the Dead Sea resort Ein Bokek, Israel, 02 December 2018. EPA-EFE/ATEF SAFADI

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Counselor to the President Kellyanne Conway responds to a question from the news media outside the West Wing of the White House in Washington, DC, on 27 November 2018. Conway responded to questions about the Southern border and General Motors (GM) plant closings. EPA-EFE/SHAWN THEW

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