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The sun emits a mid-level solar flare in this image captured by Nasa's Solar Dynamics ObservatoryNasa/Reuters
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Ecuador's Tungurahua volcano erupts near Banos. Tungurahua, which means "Throat of Fire" in the local Quechua language, has been classified as active since 1999Reuters
philippines fire
People watch a fire that engulfed a warehouse in Manila, PhilippinesAFP
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A combination of pictures shows a missile that was fired by an Israeli aircraft hit the house of Palestinian senior Islamic Jihad leader Nafez Azzam in Rafah in the southern Gaza StripReuters
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A man breathes fire as Palestinians celebrate the truce between Israel and Hamas in Gaza CityAFP
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Children hold up guns as Palestinians gather in the streets of Gaza City to celebrate, after a deal was reached between Hamas and Israel to end to seven weeks of fighting in the Gaza StripAFP
A Ukrainian serviceman is seen next to a sight for an anti-aircraft weapon near the eastern Ukrainian town of LuhanskReuters
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Russia's President Vladimir Putin reacts during a meeting with Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko in the Belarusian capital MinskAFP
Nigel Farage
Nigel Farage, Ukip leader, arrives for a hustings event at the Oddfellows Hall in Ramsgate, KentReuters
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Pope Francis waves as he arrives to lead his weekly audience in Saint Peter's Square at the VaticanReuters
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Assistant manager Ryan Giggs looks at coach Louis van Gaal after Manchester United lost 4-0 to League One minnows MK Dons in Milton KeynesGetty
Lille's Pape Souare leaps over Porto's Danilo da Silva during their Champions League second leg qualifying match at Dragao stadium in PortoReuters
rhythmic gymnastics
Shannon Gardiner of South Africa competes in the rhythmic gymnastics individual all-round qualification event at the Nanjing 2014 Summer Youth Olympic GamesGetty
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Young members of a local karate federation perform during an exercise session at a summer training camp on a bank of the Yenisei River near the town of Divnogorsk, SiberiaReuters
US open
The sun sets as Roger Federer of Switzerland plays against Marinko Matosevic of Australia during their men's singles first round match at the Billie Jean King National Tennis Centre in New York CityGetty
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People enjoy a ride at Coney Island in the Brooklyn borough of New York CityGetty