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A man holds up a sign behind Chelsea manager Jose Mourinho during Andy Murray's match against Roger Federer on day five of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena in London. Federer won 6-0 6-1Julian Finney/Getty Images
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Afghan women watch girls compete in a taekwondo match in Herat. Women were banned from participating in sports under the TalibanAref Karimi/AFP
Women making traditional Korean dish kimchi, or fermented cabbage, stand in a heart-shaped formation at Seoul City Hall Plaza. More than 2,300 volunteers made 250 tonnes of kimchi to give away to people in needKim Hong-ji/Reuters
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Jean de Loisy, director of the Palais de Tokyo art museum in Paris, hides a needle in a haystack...Charles Platiau/Reuters
needle haystack
...Italian artist Sven Sachsalber starts to search for the needle hidden in a haystack at the Palais de Tokyo in ParisCharles Platiau/Reuters
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A three-month-old macaque sucks its thumb (or, rather, its big toe) in front of a fan heater at a wildlife park in Kunming, Yunnan province, ChinaWong Campion/Reuters
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A polar bear swims at the zoo in Mulhouse, eastern FranceSebastien Bozon/AFP
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Space station crew member Alexander Gerst looks at an apple as he answers questions during a press conference at the European Space Centre in Cologne, Germany, two days after his return to EarthPatrik Stollarz/AFP
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US President Barack Obama puts his arm around Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi after a joint press conference at her residence in Yangon, MyanmarKevin Lamarque/Reuters
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Protesters wearing masks of world leaders pose on the banks of the Brisbane River ahead of the G20 Summit in BrisbanePeter Parks/AFP
g20 protests
Protesters attend a march for aboriginal rights in Brisbane, Australia, as world leaders gather for the G20 SummitDaniel Munoz/Getty Images
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Laureen Harper, the wife of Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper, performs a 'Hongi' with a Maori warrior during a welcoming ceremony at Government House in Auckland, New ZealandShane Wenzlick/Reuters
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Kate Middleton meets One Direction at the Royal Variety Performance at the Palladium Theatre in LondonYui Mok
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Prince Harry, Honorary Air Commandant, picks up a woman's hat the wind blew off during his visit to RAF Honington in Bury St EdmundsChris Jackson/Getty Images
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Labour leader Ed Miliband stands under an 'Exit' sign as he waits to enter the hall to address supporters in London. Miliband's leadership has been criticised by members of his own partyPeter Macdiarmid/Getty Images
A Palestinian girl looks at the camera as members of Hamas's armed wing take part in an anti-Israel rally in Rafah in the southern Gaza StripIbraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters
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A shell explodes in the Syrian city of Kobani, as seen from the Turkish border village of MursitpinarAris Messinis/AFP