35 Amazing Photos From This Week In News
Another week gone and another group of amazing images taken by dedicated photographers all over the globe. This week celebrated the 25th anniversary of the Berlin Wall as well as all of the hardworking veterans who have risked their lives for their country.
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A young girl places a rose at the Berlin Wall memorial in Bernauer Strasse, during a ceremony marking the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, in Berlin, Nov. 9.
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Fireworks illuminate the Brandenburg Gate during celebrations on the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall on November 9, 2014 in Berlin, Germany.
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(L-R) French Education Minister Najat Vallaud-Belkacem, National Centre for Space Studies (CNES) president Jean-Yves Le Gall, French President Francois Hollande, and former French astronaut and minister Claudie Haignere wear 3D glasses to view the first results of the Rosetta mission on the 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko comet at the Cite des Sciences in Paris on Nov. 12.
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Workers wearing radiation protective gear rest on a road at TEPCO's tsunami-crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant in Fukushima prefecture, Nov. 12.
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Children watch as health workers spray disinfectants at a mosque in Bamako, Africa, on Nov. 14.
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A Kurdish man mourns next to grave markers during a funeral for Kurdish fighters, in a cemetery in the southeastern Turkish town of Suruc, Sanliurfa province, Nov. 13.
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Kieran Megraw (center) and family members follow the remains of his brother Brendan Megraw, known as one of "the Disappeared," as his funeral takes place on Nov. 14, in Belfast, Northern Ireland.
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A group of around 400 demonstrators participate in a protest by burying their heads in the sand at Sydney's Bondi Beach, Nov. 13. Hundreds of protesters participated in the event, held ahead of Saturday's G20 summit in Brisbane, which was being promoted as a message to Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott's government that, "You have your head in the sand on climate change." REUTERS/David Gray (AUSTRALIA — Tags: CIVIL UNREST POLITICS ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) — RTR4DYRJ
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New York City Police Commissioner Bill Bratton (center) holds up a bag of oregano to demonstrate what 25 grams of marijuana looks like at a news conference with New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (lef) to announce changes to New York City's marijuana policy on Nov. 10, in New York City.
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The world's shortest man Chandra Bahadur Dangi greets the tallest living man, Sultan Kosen, to mark the Guinness World Records Day in London, Nov. 13.
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People play sport in front of the boardwalk as the sun begins to set at Kandahar airfield on Nov. 12, in Kandahar, Afghanistan.
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Running back Marshawn Lynch, No. 24 of the Seattle Seahawks, dives into the end zone for his fourth touchdown during the fourth quarter of the game against the New York Giants on Nov. 9, in Seattle, Washington.
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Afghan women sit in the rafters as they watch girls compete in a taekwondo match in Herat on Nov. 13.
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Volunteers continue to remove 888,246 handmade poppies, representing each of the commonwealth servicemen and women killed in the first World War at Tower of London on Nov. 14, in London, England.
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A Palestinian girl looks on as members of Hamas's armed wing take part in an anti-Israel rally in Rafah in the southern Gaza Strip Nov. 13, 2014.
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A man walks past graffiti denouncing strikes by U.S. drones in Yemen, painted on a wall in Sanaa, Nov. 13.
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The lava flow from the Kilauea Volcano is seen passing through the Pahoa transfer station outer fence in this U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) handout photo taken near the village of Pahoa, Hawaii, Nov. 13.
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In this Nov. 10, handout photo illustration provided by the European Space Agency (ESA) the Rosetta probe (left) and Philae lander are pictured above the 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko comet. ESA will attempt to land the Philae lander onto the comet in the afternoon (GMT) of Nov. 12, which, if successful, will be the first time ever that a man-made craft has landed onto a comet. The Philae lander is a mini laboratory that will harpoon itself to the surface, though a problem with a gas thruster detected Nov. 11 is making the outcome of the landing uncertain.
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A young Hong Kong couple wears gas masks as they pose for a wedding photographer prior to their marriage next to the tents used by pro-democracy demonstrators at the Admiralty protest site on Nov. 14, in Hong Kong, Hong Kong.
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An art installation by a local artist made with umbrellas, tents, and metals in the shape of a tank is seen on a blocked road during the Occupy Central civil disobedience movement in Hong Kong, Nov. 11.
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A child plays next to "Personnes" (Persons), a sculpture made with used clothes, at the Fine Arts Museum in Santiago, Nov. 12.
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French Chief of Staff General Benoit Puga looks at engraved names as he attends the ceremony to inaugurate the new war memorial at Notre Dame de Lorette, an elliptical ring engraved with the names of the 580,000 men who died in northern France during the first World War, in Ablain-Saint-Nazaire, Nov. 11.
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Riot policemen walk toward protesters as several hundred masked men who broke away from a far-right march threw stones and flares in Warsaw, Nov. 11.
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A shell explodes on Nov. 13, in the Syrian city of Kobane, also known as Ain al-Arab, as seen from the Turkish border village of Mursitpinar, Sanliurfa province.
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A mother holds a piece of gauze to the face of her injured daughter at a field hospital after what activists said were airstrikes by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in the Duma neighborhood of Damascus, Nov. 11.
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Pope Francis (right) kisses a girl during a special audience with business consultants at the Paul VI hall at the Vatican, Nov. 14.
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A Pokot girl, covered in animal skins, walks to a place where she will rest after being circumcised in a tribal ritual in a village about 80 kilometres from the town of Marigat in Baringo County, Oct. 16.
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A tear rolls down the cheek of Joan Demonte as she attends Remembrance Day ceremonies at Old City Hall in Toronto, Nov. 11.
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Chinese dancers perform in front of the National Stadium, known as "Bird's Nest," during the fireworks show of the Welcome Banquet for 2014 APEC leaders on Nov. 10, in Beijing, China.
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A Hijra, or transgender, performs at the Hijra talent show, part of the first ever event called Hijra Pride 2014, on Nov. 10, in Dhaka, Bangladesh.
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Mata Amrtanandamayi Devi, primarily known simply as Amma ("Mother"), the hugging saint, hugs a devotee in the event hall Arena, on Nov. 12, in Berlin, Germany.
President of Poland Bronislaw Komorowski, First Lady Anna Komorowska and Prime Minister Ewa Kopacz attend the official presidential march, "Together for Independent Poland" to celebrate Independence Day on Nov. 11, in downtown Warsaw, Poland.
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Police arresting hooligan during Independence Day March on Nov. 11, in Warsaw, Poland.
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An officer from the 3rd U.S. Infantry Regiment, also called the Old Guard, adjusts his cover at The Tomb of the Unknowns during Veterans Day observations at Arlington National Cemetery, Nov. 11, in Arlington, Virginia.
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World War Two veterans, and their escorts, salute during the playing of Ãƒâ€™TapsÃƒâ€œ at a Veterans Day ceremony at the World War Two Memorial, Nov. 11, in Washington, D.C.
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