May 15, 2014

Published May 15, 2014


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A woman shouts during a vigil in Abuja calling for the release of Nigerian schoolgirls abducted in the remote village of Chibok.

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A protester is kicked by Yusuf Yerkel (L), advisor to Turkey's Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan, as Special Forces police officers detain him during a protest against Erdogan's visit to Soma, a district in the country's western province of Manisa, May 14, 2014.

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A laborer removes the skin of garlic at a wholesale market in Kolkata, India.

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Two people embrace on the plaza of the National September 11 Memorial in New York to watch the telecast of the dedication ceremony.

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A water bomber makes a drop on the Coco Fire as fire fighters continue their battle in the hills surrounding San Marcos California. Wildfires were raging in southern California, keeping thousands of residents and students away from their homes after San Diego county officials maintained evacuation advisories.

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An emergency vehicle makes its way past a rising moon as it travels along a burned-out hillside near San Marcos, California, May 14, 2014.

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Rafael Nadal of Spain reacts as he takes shelter from sand blown by the wind during the men's singles match against Mikhail Youzhny of Russia at the Rome Masters tennis tournament, Italy.

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A members of the honour guard cleans the boots of fellow guards ahead of a welcoming ceremony for the visiting Portugal's President Anibal Cavaco Silva (not seen), outside the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

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A Bosnian man views the scene after a landslide caused by flooding in the village of Topcic polje near Zenica, 120 kms north of Sarajevo.

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A girl with the number 66 painted on her face, during a ceremony in the West Bank city of Jenin, marking the 66th anniversary of what the Palestinians call the "Nakba," or “catastrophe” referring to their uprooting in the war over Israel's 1948 creation.

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A worker cleans up oil, spilled from a pipe that burst causing about 10,000 gallon of crude oil to flow onto streets, covering an area of about a half-mile in Los Angeles, California.

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Bangladeshi residents gather near the site where a ferry capsized and sank in bad weather on the river Meghna in Munshiganj district, some 50 kilometers (30 miles) south of the capital Dhaka. At least ten people dead and hundreds more are missing, police and officials said.

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The head of a full-scale replica of the Sphinx, which is part of an unfinished theme park that will also accommodate the production of movies, television shows and animation, is seen behind trees on the outskirts of Shijiazhuang, Hebei province, China.

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