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19 July 2017: Prince William, Kate Middleton and their children Prince George and Princess Charlotte arrive at Tegel airport in Berlin, GermanySteffi Loos/AFP
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19 July 2017: A shy Prince George hides his face as he arrives with his mother, father and sister at Tegel airport in BerlinKay Nietfeld/Reuters
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20 July 2017: Britain's Foreign Secretary Boris Johnson gestures at a humanoid robot at the Research Institute for Science and Engineering at Waseda University's Kikuicho Campus in TokyoEugene Hoshiko/Reuters
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17 July 2017: Vice President Mike Pence laughs as US President Donald Trump brandishes a baseball bat at a Made in America product showcase event at the White House in Washington, DCCarlos Barria/Reuters
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19 July 2017: A captain of the Red Ants, a security team, cracks his whip to speed up the eviction of Fattis Mansion in Johannesburg. Several buildings in the central district of Johannesburg are illegally occupied by a large number of residents, often migrants, who live in substandard conditionsMarco Longari/AFP
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18 July 2017: Israeli security forces clash with Palestinian demonstrators who prayed outside Lion's Gate as they refused to enter the Al-Aqsa mosque compound because of newly-implemented security measures by Israeli authorities which include metal detectors and camerasAhmad Gharabli/AFP
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Palestinians react after tear gas and stun grenades were fired by Israeli forces after Friday prayer on a street outside Jerusalem's Old CityAmmar Awad/Reuters
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17 July 2017: Israeli border guards detain a Palestinian youth during a demonstration outside the Lions Gate in Jerusalem's Old City, a main entrance to the Al-Aqsa mosque compound, due to newly-implemented security measures by Israeli authorities which include metal detectors and camerasAhmad Gharabli/AFP
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20 July 2017: Palestinian boys stand next to Hamas militants as they take part in a military show against Israel's newly-installed security measures at the entrance to the al-Aqsa mosque compound, in Khan Younis, in the southern Gaza StripIbraheem Abu Mustafa/Reuters
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20 July 2017: A women shouts during a demonstration in the town of Al-Hoceima, MoroccoYoussef Boudlal/Reuters
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19 July 2017: People in Yangon attend a ceremony marking the 70th Martyrs' Day, which commemorates the assassination of Myanmar's independence leader General Aung San along with eight other leaders on this day in 1947Ye Aung Thu/AFP
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20 July 2017: An opposition demonstrator shows a bullet fired by riot police and stones thrown by demonstrators during clashes in an anti-government protest in CaracasJuan Barreto/AFP
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18 July 2017: An armoured vehicle hits demonstrators during clashes at a rally against Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro's government in Caracas, VenezuelaMarco Bello/Reuters
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17 July 2017: Members of the Libyan army's special forces take cover as a tank fires towards Islamist militants during clashes in the militants' last stronghold in BenghaziEsam Omran Al-Fetori/Reuters
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20 July 2017: Members of the Counter Terrorism Service take photos of each other in front of the ruins of Grand al-Nuri Mosque in the Old City of MosulThaier al-Sudani/Reuters
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21 July 2017: A car is seen under the debris of a collapsed building, after an earthquake off the Greek island of KosCostas Baltas/Reuters
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15 July 2017: Damaged buildings are pictured at night in a rebel-held area, in the city of Deraa, SyriaAlaa al-Marjani/Reuters
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18 July 2017: A local resident sits in his house, which was damaged by a recent shelling, in the rebel-controlled city of Donetsk, UkraineAlexander Ermochenko/Reuters
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21 July 2017: A woman carries her child as she watches Mount Sinabung volcano spewing thick volcanic ash near Karo in IndonesiaGatha Ginting/AFP
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17 July 2017: A Canadair plane drops water over a fire near houses in Castagniers, near NiceValery Hache/AFP
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19 July 2017: An air tanker drops fire retardant on flames as firefighters continue to battle against the Detwiler fire in Mariposa, CaliforniaJosh Edelson/AFP
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18 July 2017: A wall of flames are seen on a road in Mariposa County, CaliforniaDarin McKinney / @firelinemedia / Reuters
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17 July 2017: A car burned by the wildfire is seen in the village of Mravince near Split, CroatiaAntonio Bronic/Reuters
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17 July 2017: Rescue workers drag damaged cars out of debris and mud after a flood in Yongji, Jilin province, ChinaCNS/Yang Zaixin/Reuters
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19 July 2017: Rickshaw pullers transport people to a higher ground along a flooded street in Dimapur, in Nagaland state, IndiaCaisii Mao/AFP
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20 July 2017: A street vendor riding a motorcycle carries a wooden bed, trying to find customers, in Kartasura vilage in Surakarta, IndonesiaAntara Foto/Maulana Surya/Reuters
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19 July 2017: A two-month-old unnamed male baby elephant chases a bird at the Africam Safari Zoo in Puebla, MexicoEdgard Garrido/Reuters
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19 July 2017: A squirrel monkey rests on a tree branch on a hot day at a zoo in Zhengzhou, Henan province, ChinaReuters
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A horse stands inside a stable during the 131st Annual Rural Exhibition in Buenos Aires, ArgentinaGabriel Rossi/LatinContent/Getty Images
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17 July 2017: People hold onto windows to avoid a bull, during the Toro de Cuerda (Bull on Rope) festival in Grazalema, SpainJon Nazca/Reuters
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20 July 2017: Weaver birds build their nests in bamboo in Lalitpur, NepalNavesh Chitrakar/Reuters
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18 July 2017: A man walks along a footpath on a winter's day in Sydney, AustraliaDavid Gray/Reuters
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19 July 2017: Women participate in a free infant care training course organised by a local labour union in Haikou, Hainan province, ChinaReuters
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16 July 2017: Workers dry semi-finished bamboo chopsticks in a village in Xingan county, Jiangxi province, ChinaReuters
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21 July 2017: A woman dries chilli peppers in the sun at a village in Wuyuan County, Jiangxi province, ChinaReuters
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20 July 2017: Ben MacDonald, 7, is buried in Lego during Bricklive at the Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre in GlasgowJeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
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20 July 2017: Children play in the Hive, an installation at Kew Gardens in LondonDan Kitwood/Getty Images
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15 July 2017: People cool off at a water park on a hot day in Wuhan, Hubei province, ChinaReuters
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16 July 2017: Lewis Hamilton celebrates his win with fans after the British Grand Prix at SilverstoneAndrew Boyers/Reuters
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16 July 2017: France's Romain Bardet rides in a breakaway past supporters cheering during the 189.5 km 15th stage of the Tour de France between Laissac-Severac l'Eglise and Le Puy-en-VelayJeff Pachoud/AFP
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15 July 2017: People wave Turkish national flags as President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks on the first anniversary of the failed coup in IstanbulOzan Kose/AFP
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18 July 2017: Nato paratroopers drop out of a US Air Force Hercules during the Swift Response 17 joint airborne military exercise at Bezmer airfield in BulgariaDimitar Dilkoff/AFP
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20 July 2017: Participants drive their cars during the Ennstal Classic rally on the road to Soelkpass, AustriaLeonhard Foeger/Reuters
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19 July 2017: Team Russia competes in the Women's Team Free Routine preliminary during the synchronised swimming competition at the 2017 FINA World Championships in BudapestChristophe Simon/AFP
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18 July 2017: Men compete in the Highland Games in Inverarary, ScotlandJeff J Mitchell/Getty Images
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15 July 2017: Marcelo Melo of Brazil and Lukasz Kubot of Poland celebrate championship point and victory during the Wimbledon men's doubles final against Oliver Marach of Austria and Mate Pavic of CroatiaClive Brunskill/Getty Images
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15 July 2017: Garbine Muguruza of Spain celebrates victory after the ladies' singles final against Venus Williams of the US at WimbledonClive Brunskill/Getty Images
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16 July 2017: Switzerland's Roger Federer is pictured holding up the Wimbledon Championships trophy in (top L-R) 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006, (bottom L-R) 2007, 2009, 2012 and 2017AFP