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Andy Murray speaks to the media during a press conference at the Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia, 11 January 2019. EPA-EFE/DANIEL POCKETT AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

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A fireman clears a roof in Wallgau, Germany, 14 January 2019. Austria and southern Germany have received heavy snowfalls in the past days. Weather forecasts warn that a snowstorm could cause roadblocks and increased avalanche danger to (5) in many parts of the affected regions. EPA-EFE/PHILIPP GUELLAND

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South African surfer Matt Bromley rides a wave at Dungeons offshore reef in the Atlantic Ocean outside Cape Town, South Africa, 14 January 2019. Storms in the South Atlantic generated powerful swells measuring five meters with a fifteen second period that broke on the Cape's outer reefs. EPA-EFE/NIC BOTHMA

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A model presents a creation from the Fall/Winter 2019/2020 collection by Emporio Armani during the Milan Men's Fashion Week, in Milan, Italy, 14 January 2019. Fall/Winter 2019/20 collections are presented at the Milano Moda Uomo from 11 to 14 January. EPA-EFE/DANIEL DAL ZENNARO

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British rider Richard Main competes on his KTM during the sixth stage of the 2019 Dakar Rally, between Arequipa and San Juan de Marcona, Peru, 13 January 2019. EPA-EFE/ERNESTO ARIAS

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Young people wearing no pants participate in the 'No Pants Subway Ride' in Prague, Czech Republic, 13 January 2019. No Pants Subway Ride is an annual global event started in New York, USA in 2002. EPA-EFE/MARTIN DIVISEK

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A seagull eats a piece of dried fish of a man's hand during sunset at Bang Pu seaside resort in Samut Prakan province on the outskirts of Bangkok, Thailand, 13 January 2019. Every year during the cold winter months between October to March thousands of seagulls migrate to Bang Pu seaside from Siberia to escape the harsh winter. EPA-EFE/DIEGO AZUBEL

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Andy Murray speaks to the media during a press conference at the Australian Open in Melbourne, Australia, 11 January 2019. EPA-EFE/DANIEL POCKETT AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

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Fabian Wiede (L) of Germany tries to score during the match between Germany and Korea at the IHF Men's Handball World Championship in Berlin, Germany, 10 January 2019. EPA-EFE/CLEMENS BILAN

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Czech Jan Brabec rides his Husqvarna during the fourth stage of the Rally Dakar 2019 between Arequipa and , 10 January 2019. EPA-EFE/Ernesto Arias

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Snow covers a wooden hut in Gerold, Germany, 11 January 2019. Austria and southern Germany have received heavy snowfalls in the past days. Weather forecasts warn that a snowstorm could cause roadblocks and increased avalanche danger in many parts of the affected region. EPA-EFE/PHILIPP GUELLAND

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Djamila Polo (L) of Luxembourg and Antonia Bischof of Switzerland perform their own choreography during the first competition day of the SoloDuo International Dance Festival at MU Theatre in Budapest, Hungary, 10 January 2019. EPA-EFE/Balazs Mohai HUNGARY OUT

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Elvis impersonator John Collins looks at his reflection before boarding the Elvis Express at Central Station in Sydney, Australia, 10 January 2019. The Elvis Express train leaves from Central Station for its journey to Parkes for the Elvis festival. The Elvis Express and the Blue Suede Express trains will make their way to Parkes for the annual pilgrimage to the Elvis Festival., heading to the New South Wales country town, 365km west of Sydney, for the annual January pilgrimage. EPA-EFE/MICK TSIKAS AUSTRALIA AND NEW ZEALAND OUT

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Real Madrid's Brazilian forward Vinicius Junior (L) celebrates after scoring the third goal against CD Leganes during the Spanish King's Cup round 16 first leg soccer match played at Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid, Spain, 09 January 2019. EPA-EFE/Juanjo Martin

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Vehicles illuminate streets among snow covered houses in a suburb of Budapest, Hungary, 09 January 2019. EPA-EFE/Balazs Mohai HUNGARY OUT

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Supporters of DR Congo's opposition leader Felix Tshisekedi, the leader of the Union for Democracy and Social Progress (UDPS) party, celebrate after he was declared the winner by the electoral commission, in Limete, Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of the Congo, 10 January 2019. The provisional result announced early on 10 January placed Tshisekedi ahead of the ruling party candidate Emmanuel Ramazani Shadary and his rival opposition candidate Martin Fayulu. Fayulu immediately denounced it as an 'electoral coup'. EPA-EFE/HUGH KINSELLA CUNNINGHAM

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Cast members US actors Samuel L Jackson (L) and Sarah Paulson (2-R) and British actor James McAvoy (R) pose with writer and director M. Night Shyamalan (2-L) at the UK premiere of 'Glass' at the Curzon Cinema in London, Britain, 09 January 2019. The film completes the supernatural themed trilogy of movies written and directed by M. Night Shyamalan. EPA-EFE/WILL OLIVER

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Members of the Shembe Church pray on top of Nhlangakazi Holy Mountainduring the annual Nazareth Baptism Church (Shembe Church) pilgrimage near Durban, South Africa, 09 January 2019. Once a year, followers of the Shembe Church gather to walk 50km to their holy mountain to pray. The founder of the church Isaya Shembe, claimed to have been approached by holly spirit on top of Nhlangakazi more than 100 years ago and thus started the Shembe Church. Seen as a mixture of Zulu tradition and Christianity, the church reveres the late Isaya Shembe as an African Messiah and emphasizes the Ten Commandments. EPA-EFE/STR

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A litte cottage is covered with snow near Filzmoos, Austria, 08 January 2018. Media reports state that many regions in Austria, Germany, Switzerland and northern Italy have been affected by heavy snowfalls in the last days. About 12,000 tourists have been cut off in Austrian ski area due to weather conditions and avalanche risk. Meteorologists predict more significant snowalls in upcoming days in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. EPA-EFE/CHRISTIAN BRUNA

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A group of scientists and explorers move on ski randonee to a sample spot on the Higgins Nunatak, in the Ellsworth Mountains, Antarctica, 29 November 2018. Snowmobiles, ski randonnee and short flights in Twin Otter airplanes are the most used travel options in field trips with scientists. The Glaciar Union camp is a Chilean polar station operated by the INACH and the three groups of the Armed Forces of Chile marking the beginning of all scientific activities planned in Antarctica for the summer season. During a month a group of eight scientists conduct their studies in the third most southern camp of the continent. The Armed Forces play a key role as they provide the logistics and help researchers in their tasks. They explore the surroundings, prepare field trips with scientists and ensure their safety at all times. EPA-EFE/FELIPE TRUEBA ATTENTION: For the full PHOTO ESSAY text please see Advisory Notice epa07270659

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A helicopter flies over South African driver Giniel de Villiers during the second stage of the Rally Dakar 2019, between Pisco and San Juan de Marcona, Peru, 08 January 2019. EPA-EFE/ERNESTO ARIAS

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Replicas of the Black Nazarene are taken on a procession as Catholic devotees flock around near a Mosque at a Muslim community to mark its feast day in Manila, Philippines, 09 January 2019. Barefoot Roman Catholic devotees pushed and shoved during the procession in attempts to touch the Black Nazarene, a centuries-old statue of a suffering Jesus Christ. The life-size wooden statue was said to have been brought to the country by a Spanish priest. Sculpted in Mexico, the original wooden sculpture of the Black Nazarene arrived in Manila on 31 May, 1606 on a galleon from Acapulco that, according to tradition, caught fire at sea. Philippine legend claims that the flames gave the statue its distinctive charred look, although a different version says that it was the work of a dark-skinned Mexican sculptor who wanted Jesus to reflect his own skin color. EPA-EFE/FRANCIS R. MALASIG

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Large waves hit a pier at the North Sea coast of The Netherlands during the first storm of the year, in IJmuiden, The Netherlands, 08 January 2019. Wider parts of The Netherlands have been set on an orange alert warning of moderate to strong storms. EPA-EFE/KOEN VAN WEEL

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Pedestrians watch a large-scale screen displaying a news program reporting on former Nissan Motor Co Ltd chairman Carlos Ghosn attending a court hearing at Tokyo district court, in Tokyo, Japan, 08 January 2019. Earlier in the day, Carlos Ghosn had his first hearing at the Tokyo District Court, his first public appearance since his arrest on 19 November 2018. According to reports, Ghosn stated that he was 'wrongly accused and unfairly detained'. EPA-EFE/KIMIMASA MAYAMA

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US actor Kevin Spacey (C) is escorted into Nantucket District Court in Nantucket, Massachusetts, USA, 06 January 2019. Actor Kevin Spacey appears in Nantucket District Court for arraignment on a sexual assault charge that allegedly took place at the Club Car in July 2016. According to reports, Spacey has said he will plead not guilty. EPA-EFE/CJ GUNTHER

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