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  • A participant in a Santa Claus costume jumps into the water during the 109th edition of the 'Copa Nadal' (Christmas Cup) swimming competition in Barcelona, Dec. 25, 2018.
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  • A Santa is kissed by a girl before giving her a gift while attending a Christmas show dedicated to the children of the fallen or wounded soldiers in Bucharest, Romania, Dec. 14, 2018.
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  • 150 surfing Santas gather on the beach in Scheveningen, the Netherlands, Dec. 16, 2018.
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  • A diver dressed as a Santa Claus dives next to Speedy the green sea turtle at an aquarium in Timmendorfer Strand, Germany, Nov. 19, 2018.
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  • A Santa Claus stands on the pier and throws sweets to a ship's crew after it returns from a sea surveillance mission in the Mediterranean Sea to Wilhelmshaven, Germany, Dec. 21, 2018.
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  • A student dressed as Santa Claus sits during a rehearsal for Christmas celebrations at the St. John's Cathedral in Peshawar, Pakistan, Dec. 21, 2018.
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  • A man dressed in a Santa Claus costume rides on a motorbike during "Carabalade", the annual Santa Claus parade in Paris, Dec. 20, 2018.
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  • Men dress up as Santa Claus in a house in Miilya, a Christian Arab village in northern Israel, ahead of an annual "Christmas Run," Dec. 21, 2018.
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  • Kids kiss each other ahead of the annual "Christmas Run" in Miilya, a Christian Arab village in northern Israel, Dec. 21, 2018.
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  • Men dressed up as Santa Claus are seen in a street ahead of the annual "Christmas Run" in Miilya, a Christian Arab village in northern Israel, on Dec. 21, 2018.
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  • A person dressed as Santa Claus distributes sweets to inmates during Christmas celebrations inside Kot Bhalwal jail, on the outskirts of Jammu, India, Dec. 21, 2018.
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  • People dressed in Santa Claus costumes attend a parade under winter lights in the Marunouchi business district in Tokyo, Dec. 21, 2018.
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  • 150 surfing Santas gather on the beach in Scheveningen, the Netherlands, Dec. 16, 2018.
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  • Police dressed as Santa Claus bring gifts to children in the pediatric ward on Dec. 21, 2018 in Rome.
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  • Runners dressed as Santa Claus participate in the first Santa Run, Dec. 15, 2018, in Minsk, Belarus. More than 300 participants took part in the first Santa Run, competing in distances of 5, 10 and 15 kilometers
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  • People dressed as Santa Claus take part in a charity race in Pristina, Dec. 16, 2018 to raise funds for families in need in Kosovo.
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  • Fitness coaches dressed as Santa Claus jump into a pool of the Meridian Spa in Hamburg, Germany, during a charity event on Dec. 18, 2018.
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  • Skiers and snowboarders dressed as Santa Claus head downhill during the annual Santa Sunday event, Dec. 2, 2018, in Newry, Maine.
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