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May 19, 2021

Doctors treat a Black Fungus infected patient in the operation theater of Medical College Jabalpur.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi with Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani (L) holds a review meeting with the officials to assess the damage caused by Cyclone Tauktae, in Ahmedabad.

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DGP Bhaskar Jyoti Mahanta welcomes Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarmah duirng a meeting at DGP Complex in Guwahati.

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Dark clouds cover the sky in Bengaluru.

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People walk with umbrella during heavy rain due to cyclone Tauktae in Ajmer.

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Beneficiaries wait in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose at Wadia hospital in Thane.

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An elderly woman gets discharged after she recovered from COVID-19, at Yamuna sports complex COVID care centre in New Delhi.

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Vehicles travel with headlights switched on due to heavy rain at a road in Noida.

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A vehicle moves on a heavily waterlogged road service road of Delhi- Gurugram Expressway after heavy rains at Narsinghpur, in Gurugram.

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Police personnel guard at the Calcutta High Court, during a hearing on the Narada scam case, in Kolkata. CBI has arrested some TMC leaders in connection with the case.

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MV Denali anchored off Tarapur.

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Samajwadi Party founder Mulayam Singh Yadav's daughter-in-law Aparna Yadav recieves a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a hospital in Lucknow.

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Health workers carry a patient inside an ambulance to shift him from one ward to another at a COVID-19 hospital in Kolkata.

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Health workers wearing PPE kit dump medical waste at a COVID-19 hospital in Kolkata.

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A woman ties neem leaves at the entrance of their village to control the wide and fast spread of COVID-19, in Coimbatore.

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Heavy rain due to cyclone Tauktae leads to water logging at a road in Prayagraj.

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A poultry farmer shifts his brood of ducks to a safe place as water from Vellayani lake flooded his farm during cyclone Taukte in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Dr. Harsh Vardhan inspects new Pressure swing adsorption (PSA) at Safdarjang hospital in Delhi.

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Hugh crowd gathers after three fishermen died allegedly due to lightning strikes at Satna district in Madhya Pradesh.

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Indian Navy ship Samrat provides assistance to partially flooded Tug Sangita off Daman.

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Indian Navy ship Samrat provides assistance to partially flooded Tug Sangita off Daman.

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Indian Navy conducts rescue operation with INS Kochi.

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Indian Navy conducts rescue operation with INS Kochi.

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Family members perform the last rites of a COVID-19 victim at a crematorium in Seema Puri, Delhi.

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SSP Navjot Singh Mahal briefs media about the arrest of three people with drugs at Police Lines, Hoshiarpur.

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Work in progress at the central stadium where the swearing-in ceremony of the Left Democratic Front scheduled to be held, Thiruvananthapuram.

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A beneficiary receives COVID-19 vaccine dose, at a vaccination centre in Bengaluru.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertakes an aerial survey of cyclone Tauktae affected areas of Gujarat.

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Chief Minister K. Chandrashekhar Rao interactes with COVID-19 patients and health workers at Gandhi Hospital in Hyderabad.

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A needy woman collects food from a volunteer during COVID-induced lockdown in Kolkata.

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A health worker collects swab sample of a woman for COVID-19 test at Medical square in Nagpur.

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A security surveillance balloon flies over Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Black Fungus patients receive treatment at Medical College Jabalpur.

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Jan Adhikar Party supporters burn effigies of Bihar CM Nitish Kumar, health minister Mangal Pandey and BJP MP Rajiv Pratap Rudy at Bans Ghat in Patna.

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A police man walks past an awareness message painted on a road during a curfew to curb the spread of coronavirus in Jammu. India has the second-highest coronavirus caseload after the U.S. with more than 25 million confirmed infections.

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Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao interactes with COVID-19 patients at Gandhi Hospital in Hyderabad.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertakes an aerial survey of cyclone Tauktae affected areas of Gujarat.

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Farmers collect mangoes that fell down due to Cyclone Tauktae at a farm in Surat.

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Young beneficiaries wait in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose, at a vaccination centre in Bhopal.

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Workers refill oxygen containers used for COVID-19 patients inside a medical oxygen gas plant in Srinagar.

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A vegetable vendor pedals his tri-cycle on road amid a mild shower, in New Delhi.

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Homeless and needy people being served cooked food, during Covid-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Doctors treat a Black Fungus infected patient at Mucormycosis ward of government ENT hospital in Hyderabad.

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'ICU on Wheels', state road transport bus converted in to an ICU for the needy Covid-19 patients, in Bengaluru.

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Beneficiaries wait to recieve COVID-19 vaccine dose at a vaccination centre in Srinagar.

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A worker refills oxygen containers used for COVID-19 patients inside a medical oxygen gas plant in Srinagar.

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A man stands carrying a child as people queue up to get vaccinated against the coronavirus in Bengaluru.

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Homeless and needy people wait in a queue to receive cooked food, during Covid-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi undertakes an aerial survey of cyclone Tauktae affected areas of Gujarat.

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A nurse prepares to administer a dose of Covishield, Serum Institute of India’s version of the AstraZeneca vaccine to a woman as others wait their turn in Bengaluru.

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People rescued by the Indian navy from a barge that sank in the Arabian sea walk out from Indian naval ship INS Kochi in Mumbai. The barge carrying personnel deployed for offshore drilling sank off Mumbai as a deadly cyclone blew ashore this week.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi makes an aerial survey of cyclone Tauktae affected areas of Gujarat.

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A woman buys mangoes during the relaxation hours of a lockdown to curb the spread of COVID-19 in Bengaluru.

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A health worker arranges samples collected from people for COVID-19 test at a healthcare centre in Kolkata.

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A BMC employee takes picture on a tab to register a person for Covid-19 vaccine dose, at a vaccination centre at Sion in Mumbai.

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Workers remove garbage from the Mahim beach, in the aftermath of Cylone Tauktae, in Mumbai.

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Police officers check commuters during COVID-induced curfew in Jammu.

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Passenger wait in a queue for COVID-19 tests, amid surge in Covid-19 cases across the country, at Patna railway station.

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Gariahat market area looks almost deserted during the COVID-induced lockdown, in Kolkata.

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People walk along a road amid a mild shower, in Gurugram.

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Police distribute food among the bus drivers and conductors from Kerala, stranded due to COVID-19 lockdown, in Nagaon district of Assam.

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A policeman checks vehicles amid a mild shower at Connaught Place, in New Delhi.

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A shopkeeper looks from his closed shop at Azadpur Mandi, during ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Police punish youths for ignoring COVID-19 safety guidelines, at Jharia in Dhanbad district.

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A local athlete ejects spent cartridge shells as he competes in the skeet shooting competition of the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Game Shooting test event at Asaka Shooting Range in Tokyo.

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Horse-drawn carriages drive through the mudflats near Cuxhaven, northern Germany. A very large tidal flat has formed in the mudflats between the island of Neuwerk and the mainland. There is a danger that the island will soon be cut off from the mainland and will only be accessible by ship. The inhabitants of the North Sea island Neuwerk and the tidal flat drivers demonstrate for the preservation of the way over the tidal flat.

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Athletes start into the women's 50 meters breaststroke preliminaries at the European Aquatics Championships in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Israeli Kassadra Bodari, left, and Lilian Feciouru take shelter in Ashdod, Israel during sirens warning of incoming rockets fired from Gaza Strip.

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Vendors at Azadpur Mandi, during ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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In this photo taken by a drone, kayaks and pedal boats are tied to the dock at a rental business on Dow's Lake, in Ottawa, Ontario. The rental business is closed as part of Ontario stay-at-home measures.

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Palestinians clash with Israeli forces at the Hawara checkpoint, south of the West Bank city of Nablus.

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Suzy Ishkontana, 7, is kissed by her father Riad Ishkontana, 42, at Shifa Hospital in Gaza City. Suzy and her father Riad were the only survivors of their family after an Israeli airstrike destroyed one of the buildings they lived in in Gaza City early Sunday, killing her mother and four siblings. The man and his daughter were pulled alive from under the rubble after several hours.

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The sun sets over Caracas, Venezuela, amid the coronavirus pandemic.

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A woman carries jackfruits at Azadpur, during ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A man is detained by the police, accused of theft by demonstrators, during a protest demanding the resignation of President Jovenel Moise and against a constitutional referendum in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The referendum is scheduled for June 27.

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Vehicles ply on a waterlogged road near Azadpur after rains, during ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Deserted roads at Azadpur during ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in New Delhi.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being received by Gujarat CM Vijay Rupani on his arrival in Bhavnagar. PM Modi will conduct an aerial survey of the areas of Amreli, Gir Somnath and Bhavnagar districts hit by Cyclone Tauktae.

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A collapsed shade at a school due to 'Cyclone Taukate’, in Diu.

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A flight passenger in front of the departure gate at the NSCBI Airport during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in Kolkata.

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A health workers attends to a COVID-19 patient undergoing treatment at Shehnai Banquet Hall isolation centre, in New Delhi.

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A rescued crew member of barge P305 gets emotional while talking to media after he was brought at Mumbai Naval Dockyard, in Mumbai.

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Delhi BJP leaders Manoj Tiwari and Adesh Gupta at a press conference, in New Delhi.

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Beneficiaries wait in a long queue for Covid-19 vaccination, Chikmagalur, Karnataka.

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Army personnel remove a fallen tree while carrying out relief works in an area hit by 'Cyclone Taukate’, in Diu.

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A health worker collects swab samples for COVID-19 tests at Kanak Mandi wholesale market, in Jammu.

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NDRF personnel carry out relief and restoration works in the aftermath of Cyclone Tauktae, in Navsari, Gujarat.

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Restoration works underway in the aftermath of Cyclone Tauktae, in Bhavnagar district, Gujarat.

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This May, 18, 2021 satellite image released NASA shows Cyclone Tauktae approaching India's western coast. The Indian navy is working to rescue crew members from a sunken barge and a second cargo vessel that was adrift Tuesday off the coast of Mumbai after a deadly cyclone struck the western coast.

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Solar panels damaged due to 'Cyclone Taukate’, in Diu.

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A beneficiary shows victory sign as she receives a Covid-19 vaccine dose, at a vaccination centre in Patiala.

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Dark clouds hover in the sky, in Gurugram.

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Workers and vendors at Azadpur Mandi, during ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in New Delhi.

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A worker wearing PPE pulls a cart of medical waste, in New Delhi.

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A cyclist with an umbrella during a mild shower in Connaught Place area of New Delhi.

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People over 18 years of age wait to receive COVID-19 vaccine doses at Moti Lal Nehru Medical College vaccination centre, in Prayagraj.

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Rescued crew members of barge P305 after they were brought by INS Kochi at Mumbai Naval Dockyard, in Mumbai.

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INS Kochi arrives at Mumbai Naval Dockyard with the rescued crew members of barge P305, in Mumbai.

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Commuters wear face masks and practice social distancing while onboard a subway in Singapore. Across much of Asia, taxi drivers are starved for customers, weddings are suddenly canceled, schools are closed, and restaurant service is restricted as the coronavirus comes surging back in countries where it had seemed to be well under control.

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Spectators watch as lava erupts from the Fagradalsfjall volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula in southwestern Iceland.

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Brighton's Leandro Trossard scores his side's first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Brighton & Hove Albion and Manchester City at the Amex stadium in Brighton, England.

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Chelsea's Jorginho celebrates after scoring his side's second goal from penalty during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Leicester City at Stamford Bridge Stadium in London.

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Palestinian supporters gather during a demonstration against the violence in Gaza in Mississauga, Ontario.

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People climb a fence in the area at the border of Morocco and Spain, outside the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. Ceuta, a Spanish city of 85,000 in Northern Africa, faces a humanitarian crisis after thousands of Moroccans took advantage of relaxed border control in their country to swim or paddle in inflatable boats into European soil. By Tuesday afternoon, nearly 8,000 people had crossed the border into the city since early Monday, the Spanish government said, including some 2,000 thought to be teenagers.

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Migrants wait to cross into the Spanish enclave of Ceuta, near the border of Morocco and Spain. Spain deployed its military to the Moroccan border Tuesday as thousands of migrants jumped fences or swam onto European soil for the second day in a row after Rabat loosened border controls amid a deepening diplomatic spat.

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A boy is helped by a man while climbing a fence in the area at the border of Morocco and Spain, outside the Spanish enclave of Ceuta.

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Migrants cross into the Spanish enclave of Ceuta, near the border of Morocco and Spain.

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A group of migrants arrive outside a holding centre for migrants the Spanish North African enclave of Melilla, Spain. A large group of Africans crossed into Melilla on the North African coast in the early hours by jumping over the enclave's double fence. Spain said around 6,000 people had earlier crossed the border into Spain's other North Africa enclave of Ceuta.

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Spanish army soldiers give water to a migrant at the Spanish enclave of Ceuta, near the border of Morocco and Spain. Spain has sent its military to the Moroccan border as thousands of migrants walked or swam into Europe for the second day in a row after Rabat loosened border controls in a diplomatic spat.

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People mainly from Morocco stand on the shore as Spanish Army cordon off the area at the border of Morocco and Spain, at the Spanish enclave of Ceuta.

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Spanish Army and Guardia Civil officers take positions next to the border of Morocco and Spain, at the Spanish enclave of Ceuta.

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A man from Morocco is detained by soldiers of the Spanish Army at the border of Morocco and Spain, at the Spanish enclave of Ceuta.

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Spanish security forces expel a migrant from the Spanish enclave of Ceuta, at the border of Morocco and Spain. Spain deployed its military to the Moroccan border Tuesday as thousands of migrants jumped fences or swam onto European soil for the second day in a row after Rabat loosened border controls amid a deepening diplomatic spat.

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Dancers perform La Morenada, or Dance of the Black Slaves in Plaza Murillo in La Paz, Bolivia. Dancers gathered in defense of the traditional dance they say is part of the Bolivian cultural heritage which was claimed by the Peruvian city Puno last week, causing a diplomatic row.

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Dancers perform during a demonstration to show the traditional dance La Morenada or Dance of the Black Slaves' origins are Bolivian and not Peruvian, in La Paz, Bolivia,

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A dancer smiles as she performs La Morenada or Dance of the Black Slaves, as part of a demonstration to show the traditional dance origins are Bolivian and not Peruvian, in La Paz, Bolivia

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A dancer performs La Morenada or Dance of the Black Slaves, as part of a demonstration to show the traditional dance origins are Bolivian and not Peruvian, in La Paz, Bolivia.

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Musicians perform during a demonstration to show the traditional dance La Morenada or Dance of the Black Slaves' origins are Bolivian and not Peruvian, in La Paz, Bolivia.

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Dancers pose for a photo La Morenada or Dance of the Black Slaves, during a demonstration to show the traditional dance origins are Bolivian and not Peruvian, in La Paz, Bolivia.

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Dancers prepare to perform La Morenada or Dance of the Black Slaves in Plaza Murillo in La Paz, Bolivia.

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Lava erupts from the Fagradalsfjall volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula in southwestern Iceland.

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Lava erupts from the Fagradalsfjall volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula in southwestern Iceland.

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Lava flows from an eruption of the Fagradalsfjall volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula in southwestern Iceland.

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Lava erupts from the Fagradalsfjall volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula in southwestern Iceland.

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Spectators watch as lava erupts from the Fagradalsfjall volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula in southwestern Iceland.

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Spectators watch as lava erupts from the Fagradalsfjall volcano on the Reykjanes Peninsula in southwestern Iceland.

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