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    • 18 November 2017

      Women yell pro-freedom slogans as people carry the remains of Mugees Mir, a suspected militant who according to local media was killed in an encounter with the Indian security forces in Zakura, during his funeral service in Srinagar

      Reuters/Danish Ismail

    • 17 November 2017

      Riot police utilize stones to distribute the convoy of Kenyan opposition leader Raila Odinga as they attempt to access the Uhuru Park grounds upon his return


    • 16 November 2017

      Donald Trump has awkward water bottle minute at the White Home while speaking about his most current overseas journey in Asia


    • 15 November 2017

      Military cars and soldiers patrol the streets in Harare, Zimbabwe

      Reuters/Philimon Bulawayo

    • 14 November 2017

      An Iranian young boy trips a bicycle through the debris from damaged buildings in the town of Sarpol-e Zahab. A 7.3-magnitude earthquake left hundreds killed and thousands homeless 2 days before.AFP/ Getty Images

    • 13 November 2017

      Gianluigi Buffon responds during Italy’s World Cup credentials match against Sweden. He retired from worldwide responsibility after the Azzurri cannot go through.AFP/ Getty

    • 12 November 2017

      Pepole hold placards requiring the return of Lebanese Prime Minister Saad Hariri from Saudi Arabia during the yearly Beirut International Marathon


    • 11 November 2017

      Polish nationalists light flares as they participate in the March of Independence 2017 in Warsaw


    • 10 November 2017

      Protesters rally near the U.S. Embassy in Manila to oppose this weekend’s visit of President Donald Trump


    • 9 November 2017

      Shiite faithful pilgrims collect between the holy shrine of Imam Hussein and the holy shrine of Imam Abbas for Arbaeen


    • 8 November 2017

      A female using a headscarf to cover her face searches as she waits for a passenger bus on a smoggy morning in New Delhi, India. Air contamination reached unprecedented levels in the city, triggering the government’s Central Contamination Control Board to advise emergency situation totally free public transport


    • 7 November 2017

      Russian solider stands in line at a military parade, that marks the anniversary of the 1941 parade, when Soviet soldiers marched towards the cutting edge of World War Two, at Red Square in Moscow, Russia


    • 6 November 2017

      A Houthi follower emerges from a gap in a flag as he participates in a rally to show support to the Palestinians in Sanaa, Yemen


    • 5 November 2017

      Riot cops run past an excavator, during a presentation against open-cast brown coal mining of Garzweiler, northwest of Cologne, Germany


    • 4 November 2017

      Protesters at a climate demonstration prior to the UN Environment Change Conference COP23 in Bonn, Germany


    • 3 November 2017

      The first customer shows his new iPhone X after purchasing it at an Apple Shop in Beijing, China

      Reuters/Damir Sagolj

    • 2 November 2017

      South African opposition Party Economic Liberty Fighters (EFF) members dance during a presentation to reveal their solidarity with the Palestinians in front of the Embassy of Israel in Pretoria. Today is the 100th anniversary of Britain’s Balfour Declaration, which assisted result in Israel’s production and the Israel occupation of Palestine


    • 1 November 2017

      Near the parliament structure in Athens, Greece, a girl holds a placard reading, “Where is my mom, where is my dad?” Some refugees have revealed a cravings strike, as they seek reunification with member of the family in Germany

      Reuters/Alkis Konstantinidis

    • 31 October 2017

      Authorities examine the pickup truck and scene of a horror attack in downtown New york city


    • 30 October 2017

      An officer carries a school lady away from continuing battles with cops and protesters in Kenya


    • 29 October 2017

      A Rohingya female cleans clothing in a stream at Palong Khali refugee camp near Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

      Reuters/Adnan Abidi

    • 28 October 2017

      ‘Day of the Dead’ parade, Mexico City

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    • 27 October 2017

      People celebrate after Catalonia’s parliament voted to state independence from Spain


    • 26 October 2017

      A National Super Alliance protester yells at nearby law enforcement officer during the Kenya election rerun

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    • 25 October 2017

      A bombed-out mosque stands in what was the main fight location in Marawi

      AFP/Getty Images

    • 24 October 2017

      A Rohingya refugee girl reads the Quran to her instructor throughout a Quran reading lesson at a mosque in Palong Khali refugee camp near Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

      Reuters/Hannah McKay

    • 23 October 2017

      Actresses carry out at the Temple of Hera during a dressed wedding rehearsal of the lighting ceremony of the Olympic flame in ancient Olympia, the sanctuary where the Olympic Games were born in 776 BC


    • 18 October 2017

      A security agent takes position at the Great Hall of the People throughout the opening session of the 19th National Congress of the Communist Party of China in Beijing

      Reuters/Thomas Peter

    • 17 October 2017

      Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) fighters ride atop of military vehicles as they celebrate triumph in Raqqa

      Reuters/Erik De Castro

    • 16 October 2017

      Individuals show in Kisumu, to demand the elimination of officials from national election oversight body, Interim Elections and Boundaries Commission (IEBC) allegedly implicated in control of the votes tally throughout the August 8, governmental elections. The election was annuled by the Supreme court due to huge irregularity.AFP/ Getty Images

    • 31/46 15 October 2017

      A burnt home is seen following a forest fire in Vila Nova, near Vouzela, Portugal


    • 32/46 14 October 2017

      People carry the remains of Waseem Shah, a believed militant commander, who according to the regional media was killed throughout a gunbattle with Indian security forces in Pulwama district in Kashmir

      Reuters/Danish Ismail

    • 33/46 13 October 2017

      A Palestinian kid runs for cover throughout clashes with Israeli soldiers near the Jewish settlement of Qadomem, in the West Bank village of Kofr Qadom, near Nablus

      Reuters/Mohamad Torokman

    • 34/46 11 October 2017

      A supporter of Kenyan opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) union, rests on the ground after he was hit by a cops truck during a protest along a street in Nairobi, Kenya

      Reuters/Thomas Mukoya

    • 35/46 9 October 2017

      A fan of the opposition National Super Alliance (NASA) wears oranges during a demonstration calling for the sacking of election board authorities involved in August’s cancelled governmental vote, in Nairobi, Kenya

      Reuters/Baz Ratner

    • 36/46 8 October 2017

      Palestinian and Israeli females march, as part of an event organised by “Women Wage Peace” group calling for an end to the Israeli-Palestinian dispute, near the Jordan River, in the occupied West Bank

      Reuters/Ronen Zvulun

    • 37/46 6 October 2017

      A woman bases on the stairs outside the Administrative Court in Athens as she participates in a demonstration against planned pension cuts


    • 38/46 5 October 2017

      Members of Indonesia’s special forces Kopassus march throughout celebrations for the 72nd anniversary of the Indonesia armed force, in Cilegon, Indonesia Banten province


    • 39/46 4 October 2017

      Individuals search as boats taking part in Clipper Round the World Private yacht Race leave Punta del Este harbour in Uruguay

      Reuters/Andres Stapff

    • 40/46 2 October 2017

      Smoke billows from structures following a reported air strike on Ain Tarma in the Eastern Ghouta area, a rebel stronghold east of the Syrian capital


    • 41/46 1 October 2017

      Firemen attempt to hold a group of individuals in front of Spanish Civil Guard officers outside a polling station in San Julia de Ramis on the day of a referendum on independence for Catalonia prohibited by the Spanish government. More than 5.3 million Catalans are called today to vote in a referendum on independence, surrounded by uncertainty over the intention of Spanish organizations to prevent this plebiscite prohibited by justice


    • 42/46 30 September 2017

      Catalan local cops (Mossos d’Esquadra) get here to the IES Tarradell school to inform its principal that the school should remain closed, in Barcelona. Numerous people have invested the night in various schools and civic centers designated by the regional Government to be polling stations for the ‘1-O Referendum’ in an effort to avoid the authorities from stopping their use, as the Superior Court of Justice of Catalonia bought

      EPA/Enric Fontcuberta

    • 43/46 29 September 2017

      An Indian law enforcement officer chases Shi’ite Muslim mourners as they run after they attempted to take part in a Muharram procession ahead of Ashura, in Srinagar

      Reuters/Danish Ismail

    • 44/46 27 September 2017

      Ugandan opposition legislators fight with plain-clothes security personnel in the parliament while objecting a proposed age limitation amendment bill argument to alter the constitution for the extension of the president’s guideline, in Kampala

      Reuters/James Akena

    • 45/46 26 September 2017

      Military and regional security workers keep Rohingya refugees in line as they queue for help at Cox’s Bazar, Bangladesh

      Reuters/Cathal McNaughton

    • 46/46 24 September 2017

      Cliff Marisma of Australia and Per Estein Prois-Rohjell of Norway contend in the World Jousting Championships in Sydney, Australia. The World Jousting Championships sees Australia’s best jousters go head-to-head with their international equivalents. The Champion intends to replicate the exact same fight conditions that featured in 15th century Europe, with knights using traditionally precise armour weighing around 40kg.