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Legia Warsaw fans display a giant banner of a pig in Warsaw. Legia beat Celtic 6-1 on aggregate in their third qualifying-round tie, but they didn't make it through to the playoff round as UEFA ruled they had fielded an ineligible playerReuters
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Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo kisses his Best Player UEFA 2014 Award during the draw ceremony for the 2014/2015 Champions League in Monte CarloReuters
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Dawn Harper-Nelson of the U.S. celebrates winning the women's 100m hurdles event of the Weltklasse Diamond League meeting at the Letzigrund stadium in ZurichReuters
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Performers dance during the closing ceremony of the 2014 Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, ChinaReuters
Kyrgyz riders play the traditional Central Asian sport Buzkashi, also known as Kok-Boru, in Bishkek. Mounted players compete for points by throwing a stuffed sheepskin or goat's carcass into a goalAFP
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A man wearing a rat costume poses during a photocall for the movie Reality at the 71st Venice Film FestivalAFP
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Italian actress Cristiana Capotondi poses on the mist-covered red carpet for the film La Rancon de la gloire (The Price of Fame) at the 71st Venice Film FestivalReuters
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People look at an art installation called Embrace during the Burning Man 2014 arts and music festival in the Black Rock Desert of NevadaReuters
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Dou Ziwang, an employee of a chilli processing factory, proposes to his girlfriend on hearts made of around 100,000 chillies, in Handan, Hebei province, ChinaReuters
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Zhang Licheng puts on his home-made Iron Man costume at his home in Jiaxing, Zhejiang province, ChinaReuters
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Medical staff display a titanium mesh produced by a 3D printer before surgery to place it in the head of a patient named Hu, at a hospital in Xi'an, Shaanxi province, China. Hu was injured after he fell from the third floor of a buildingReuters
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The Cove House Lifeguard Administrative Building is pictured after it was destroyed by waves in Point Mugu, California. Waves up to 15 feet high generated by Hurricane Marie in the Pacific Ocean hit Southern California beaches, creating dangerous conditions for beachgoers and threatening coastal floodingReuters
cuban migrants
A home-made boat carrying 16 Cuban migrants pulls up to a dock on Grand Cayman island. Local law enforcement would not allow the migrants to receive drinking water, food or supplies, and ordered them to depart the British territory or be taken into custody and repatriated to Cuba. The boat's captain said the passengers - 11 men and five women - had been at sea for five daysReuters
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Masked students clash with riot police during a demonstration against profiteering in the education system, in Valparaiso, ChileReuters
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A Pro-Russian separatist stands near a damaged war memorial at Savur-Mohyla, a hill east of the city of DonetskReuters
Pro-Russian militia eastern Ukraine
Servicemen sit atop an armoured vehicle as they travel through the steppe near the village of Krasnodarovka in the Rostov region of Russia, just across the border from a part of Ukraine which Kiev says is occupied by Russian troopsReuters
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Official remove a corpse from a street in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk after shellingAFP
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A picture taken from the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights shows armed men, reportedly rebel fighters, standing on the Syrian side of the Quneitra border crossingAFP