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  • Elephants of the Swiss national circus "Knie" take a bath in the Lake Geneva, Switzerland, Oct. 10, 2014.
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  • A health worker takes the temperature of U.S. Marines arriving to take part in Operation United Assistance, Oct. 9, 2014 near Monrovia, Liberia. Some 90 Marines landed to support the American effort to contain the Ebola epidemic as they seek to build 17 Ebola treatment centers around Liberia. President Barack Obama has committed up to 4,000 troops in West Africa to combat the disease.
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  • Bahraini protesters chant slogans during an anti-government march, waving national flags and calling for freedom for political prisoners and democracy in the Gulf island kingdom in A'ali, Bahrain, Oct. 9, 2014.
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  • A student protester runs from a jet of water released from a riot police vehicle during a demonstration against the government to demand changes and an end to profiteering in the education system in Santiago, Chile, Oct. 9, 2014.
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  • A woman in a village watches Mount Sinabung erupt in Indonesia's North Sumatra province, Oct. 8, 2014. The volcano, which has been active since September 2013, erupted in February, killing at least 15 people and forcing thousands to evacuate their homes on the western island of Sumatra. There have been no casualties reported from this latest eruption, which has been happening for the last four days, according to local media.
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  • Pro-democracy protesters rest on a blockaded road next to the central government offices in Hong Kong, Oct. 9, 2014. Protesters continued to block main transport routes, after a peaceful night of demonstrations in the Chinese territory.
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  • Chelsea Pensioner Albert Willis plants a poppy at the ‘Blood Swept Lands and Seas of Red’ evolving art installation at the Tower of London, Oct. 9, 2014, in London. Over eight hundred thousand poppies will be planted in the moat by volunteers with the last poppy being planted on the 11th of November.
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  • The Earth's shadow begins to fall over the moon during a total lunar eclipse from behind a weathervane shaped like a Spanish galleon on the Freedom Tower in Miami, Oct. 8, 2014.
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  • The sun rises over the north sea as ‘The Couple’ by artist Sean Henery sits just of the coast at Newbiggin-by-the-Sea, England, Oct. 8, 2014.
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  • Surrealist artist Andrew Baines has collaborated with the United Nations to organize 40 colored sheep to be walked around Victoria Square, Oct. 8, 2014 in Adelaide, Australia. This event is a metaphor for the global trend towards wholesome, free-range home-grown produce.
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  • Indian Air Force personnel march during Air Force Day parade at the air force station in Hindon, India, Oct. 8, 2014.
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  • The main terminal of Donetsk Sergey Prokofiev International Airport is hit by shelling during fights between pro-Russian rebels and Ukrainian government forces in the town of Donetsk, Ukraine, Oct. 8, 2014.
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  • A rider performs motorcycle stunts during the second Jerusalem Formula Road Show, Oct. 6, 2014, in Jerusalem. The show features racing cars from Ferrari, Porsche and Caterham among others.
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  • Steam rises from the Royal River as it flows past the Sparhawk Mill on a chilly autumn morning, Oct. 6, 2014, in Yarmouth, Maine.
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  • Kurdish people throw stones at an armored vehicle firing tear gas as Turkish army soldiers try to remove people from the Turkey-Syria border near Ain al-Arab, Syria, Oct. 7, 2014.
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  • The Radio City Rockettes rehearse their annual Christmas show, Oct. 7, 2014, in New York City.
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  • Amaryah Amos, 7, sits amongst the giant Pumpkins at the Royal Horticultural Harvest Festival Show, Oct. 7, 2014, in London. Growers from across the UK come together for the show to exhibit their seasonable bounty in the annual fruit and vegetable competition. good otherwise
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  • A statue holding a yellow umbrella set up by students stands outside government headquarters in Hong Kong, Oct. 5, 2014. In an apparent concession to authorities, students occupying the area outside city government headquarters agreed to remove some barricades that have blocked the building's entrance during the weeklong demonstrations. It was not immediately clear how significant the move was and how much it would defuse the standoff, with many protesters vowing to stay in the area.
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  • A hot air balloon dips close to the ocean as it is pulled in by surfers in Cardiff-by-the-Sea, a beach community in Encinitas, Calif., Oct. 5, 2014. A man was proposing to his girlfriend during their sunset ride when the balloon drifted off course and hovered over the water, prompting a rescue by lifeguards and surfers.
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  • Switzerland's Ilaria Kaeslin leaps from the uneven bars as she competes in the women's qualifying round of the Artistic Gymnastics World Championships at the Guangxi Gymnasium in Nanning, China, Oct. 5, 2014.
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  • An Afghan refugee, wearing new clothes, smiles to her friends while she and others celebrate the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Adha, or Feast of Sacrifice, on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Oct. 6, 2014.
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  • Indonesian Muslims perform Eid Al-Adha prayer at Al-Akbar Mosque, Oct. 5, 2014, in Surabaya, Indonesia. Muslims worldwide celebrate Eid Al-Adha, to commemorate the Prophet Ibrahim's readiness to sacrifice his son as a sign of his obedience to God, during which they sacrifice permissible animals, generally goats, sheep, and cows.
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  • A Liberian nurse picks up boots that have been disinfected at the ELWA Ebola Treatment Unit in Monrovia, Liberia, Oct. 4, 2014.
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  • Bavarian riflemen of the Munich Salute Gun Regiment fire a traditional salute with one-shot guns on the last day of the 2014 Oktoberfest, Oct. 5, 2014 in Munich. The 181st Oktoberfest drew millions of visitors from across the globe in the world's largest beer fest.
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  • Fishermen pull a net during the traditional carp haul near the Bohemian town of Trebon, Oct. 6, 2014 in Ponedraz, Czech Republic. Carp is a traditional Czech Christmas Eve dinner and is fished primarily from southern ponds.
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