Day in Photos

Elite soldiers take part in a mission to retrieve bodies from White Island after the Dec. 9 volcanic eruption, off the coast from Whakatane on the North Island, in this handout photo taken by the New Zealand Defence Force, Dec. 13, 2019.
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Visitors watch the annual year end illumination in the Shiodome district in Tokyo, Japan.
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Clowns pose for a picture during the International Clown Day in Guadalajara, Mexico, Dec. 10, 2019.
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Visitors take pictures of autumn leaves at Rikugien Garden in the Bunkyo district of Tokyo, Japan.
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Zookeeper hold 'Meng Yuan' and 'Meng Xiang' during a name-giving event for the young panda twins at the Berlin Zoo in Berlin, Germany.
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A reveler depicting a grim reaper runs during a traditional St. Nicholas procession in the village of Valasska Polanka, Czech Republic, Dec. 7, 2019.
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An Iraqi demonstrator wearing a Santa Claus costume and a gas mask sits on a blanket in the capital Baghdad's Tahrir Square, amid ongoing anti-government protests, Dec. 6, 2019.
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