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  • A female Syrian soldier from the Republican Guard commando battalion fires a rocket-propelled grenade during clashes with rebels in Damascus, March 25, 2015. The female battalion, which was created nearly a year ago, consists of 800 female soldiers who are positioned in the suburbs of the Syrian capital where they monitor and secure the frontlines with snipers, rockets and machine guns.
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  • Firefighters work to extinguish a blaze in a building that collapsed in New York City, March 26, 2015. Initial reports indicate multiple people have been injured in the explosion and collapse.
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  • Residential buildings are seen among an early morning fog in Qingdao, China, March 27, 2015.
  • Nigerians bow in the main mosque during Friday prayers in the capital Abuja, Nigeria, March 27, 2015. Nigerians are due to go to the polls to vote in presidential elections this weekend.
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  • An aerial view of a public cemetery ahead of the Qingming Festival, or Tomb Sweeping Day, in Hangzhou, China, March 26, 2015. The festival, which falls on April 5 this year, is a day for the Chinese to remember and honour their ancestors.
  • A Bangladeshi Hindu devotee dressed as the Hindu God Shiva sits on the banks of the Brahmaputra river during a bathing ritual in Langalbandh, Bangladesh, March 27, 2015.
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  • A basenji puppy looks out as he is held by a soldier watching the Household Cavalry Mounted Regiment parade in Hyde Park in London, March 26, 2015. The regiment was undergoing their annual inspection to validate their ability to conduct state ceremonial duties for the year.
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  • Syrian refugee girls undergo training in the Korean Tae-kwon-do Academy For Syrian Children at the Al Zaatari refugee camp in Mafraq, Jordan, March 24, 2015. According to the academy they have about 300 Syrian children taking martial arts classes that are held four times a week.
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  • Children run between rows of red paper windmills on the market square in Hildesheim, Germany, March 26, 2015. For the 1200th anniversary jubilee of the town of Hildesheim, an installation of 5,000 red paper windmills, commemorates the destruction of the town during World War II on March 22, 1945.
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  • This aerial photo shows storm damage of the River Oaks Mobile Home Park in Sand Springs, Okla., March 26, 2015. The first batch of severe weather in this year's tornado season devastated the mobile home park as storms across the area damaged buildings, tore off roofs and left debris strewn across roads.
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  • A rebel fighter looks inside a cannon on the frontline of Idlib city in northern Syria, March 23, 2015.
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  • Maria Paliakova and Nikita Bochkov of Belarus perform during the pairs short program during the ISU World Figure Skating Championship 2015 held at the Oriental Sports Center in Shanghai, March 25, 2015.
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  • A mail carrier rides along a stream in a yellow mail boat to delivery mail in Lehde, Germany, March 25, 2015. The post office begins to deliver mail via mail boat after the winter break in Spreewald.
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  • The Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft is seen after being rolled out by train to the launch pad at the Baikonur Cosmodrome, Kazakhstan, March 25, 2015. NASA Astronaut Scott Kelly, and Russian Cosmonauts Mikhail Kornienko, and Gennady Padalka of the Russian Federal Space Agency (Roscosmos) are scheduled to launch to the International Space Station in the Soyuz TMA-16M spacecraft from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan on March 28.
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  • A member of the Clean Elections Movement carries bags representing money during a protest against the private financing of political campaigns in front of the Brazilian National Congress, in Brasilia, Brazil, March 24, 2015. Approximately 200 bags were left in front of the National Congress in an attempt to mobilize civil society for political reform.
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  • Rescue workers and a helicopter stand-by at La Seyne les Alpes, French Alps, March 24, 2015, as search-and-rescue teams struggle to reach the remote crash site of the Germanwings passenger plane. A Germanwings passenger jet carrying 150 people crashed in the French Alps as it flew from Spain's Barcelona airport to Duesseldorf in Germany.
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  • An Afghan family traveling on a bus watch a protest to condemn the killing of a 27 year old woman who was beaten with sticks and set on fire in broad daylight by a crowd of men in central Kabul, March 24, 2015.
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  • A school bus is pictured after it crashed into a house at the Windermere Development in Blue Bell, Pa., March 24, 2015. The school bus, carrying nine elementary school students, careened off the road and crashed into a occupied home in suburban Philadelphia with no injuries were reported.
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  • A mourner writes a condolence message at Istana, the presidential palace where a private wake for the late Lee Kuan Yew is being held, in Singapore, March 24, 2015. Singapore mourned longtime leader Lee with raw emotion and a blanket of relentlessly positive coverage on its tightly scripted state television, mythologizing a man who was as respected as he was feared.
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  • A snowboarder performs during the Red Bull Jump and Freeze competition at ski resort Shimbulak outside Almaty, Kazakhstan, March 22, 2015. Participants wear festive costumes while performing tricks.
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  • Cherry blossoms are pictured as they start blooming in Tokyo, March 23, 2015.
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  • A young girl walks through a field of failed crops near Matinyani, Kenya, March 22, 2015. Residents of Kitui County and other arid and semi-arid areas have been hard-hit by extremely poor rainfall this year. The government has said some 1.6 million people countrywide are facing acute starvation due to the drought and will need relief food over the next six months.
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  • Supporters of Kurdistan Workers' Party (PKK) hold a giant flag as part of the Kurdish New Year, or Nowruz', celebration in Istanbul, March 22, 2015. Nowruz, which means 'new day' in Kurdish, marks the arrival of spring and has been celebrated for at least 3,000 years.
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  • A Jewish boy attends the funeral of seven Jewish siblings killed in a New York house fire, March 23, 2015, in Jerusalem. The bodies of the children, ages 5 to 16, were flown to Israel overnight from New York and were immediately taken to Jerusalem in a convoy escorted by police.
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  • New York Yankees center fielder Jose Pirela crashes into the wall as he chases a ball hit for an inside-the-park home run hit by New York Mets' Juan Lagares in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, March 22, 2015, in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
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