May 1, 2014

Published May 01, 2014


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A Syrian man reacts as he carries the body of a boy following reported air strikes by government forces in the Halak neighbourhood in northeastern Aleppo.

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Worshipers attend the Day of the Spiritual Indoctrinator annual celebrations at the Vale do Amanhecer (Valley of the Dawn) community in the Planaltina neighborhood of Brasilia, Brazil. The Vale do Amanhecer is a Christian Spiritualistic doctrine founded by the spiritualist visionary known as Tia Neiva (Aunt Neiva) in 1958 in Brazil's Federal District.

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Tourists visit an upside-down house at Fengjing Ancient Town, Jinshan District, south of Shanghai, China.

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A man tries to protects himself as security forces beat him during the International Workers' Day rally at Freedom Park in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Authorities broke up a protest of garment workers and opposition party supporters who rallied to celebrate the Labor Day despite the government's ban on public assemblies.

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A woman dressed up as a witch walks at the summit of Brocken mountain in the Harz region celebrating the Walpurgisnacht pagan festival, April 30, 2014. Legend has it that on Walpurgisnacht or May Eve, witches fly their broomsticks to meet the devil at the summit of the Brocken Mountain in Harz. In towns and villages scattered throughout the mountain region, locals make bonfires, dress in devil or witches costumes and dance into the new month of May.

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African migrants walk along a border fence covered in razor wire as Spanish Civil Guard vehicles are positioned in front of them, during their latest attempt to cross into Spanish territory between Morocco and Spain's north African enclave of Melilla.

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Cars sit on the edge of a sinkhole in the Charles Village neighborhood of Baltimore, USA, April 30, 2014, as heavy rain moves through the region. Road closures have been reported due to flooding, downed trees and electrical lines elsewhere in the Mid-Atlantic.

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Rob Jernigan takes a photo of a friend's house in the Springdale Forest Subdivision in Pensacola, Florida, April 30, 2014. A state of emergency was declared in Pensacola's Escambia County where emergency officials fought to save motorists stranded by flood waters.

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Firefighters and rescue workers work along the tracks where several CSX tanker cars carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire along the James River near downtown Lynchburg, Virginia, USA, April 30, 2014.

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A woman shows her identity card next to another protester as riot police use water cannons during clashes after hundreds of people tried to reach the city's main Kizilay Square to celebrate May Day in Ankara, Turkey.

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People collect garbage to be sorted and sold to nearby recycling centers in a district near Najaf, Iraq.

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Zoltan Veres of Hungary performs with his MXS airplane during an air show in Budapest.

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A man runs during heavy rain with hail in Plauen, south eastern Germany.

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Leicester Morris Men dance at Bradgate Park in Newtown Linford, central England. The May Day Morris celebration is a traditional rite thought to be connected to changing seasons and fertility.

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An Indian fisherman casts his net into the Mohanadi River near Munduli, some 30 kms away from Bhubaneswar. As the water level of the Mohanadi River and other rivers start to recede due to increasing temperatures, villagers living nearby turn to fishing to meet their consumption needs.

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