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An African lioness, Panthera leo, carries her daily meat porotion packed in a Christmas box in the Nyiregyhaza Animal Park in Nyiregyhaza, Hungary.

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The partially frozen Csonakazo Lake in Nagykanizsa, Hungary.

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Barcelona's Martin Braithwaite, right, celebrates after scoring his side's second goal with Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele during the Champions League group G soccer match between Ferencvaros and Barcelona at the Ferenc Puskas stadium in Budapest, Hungary.

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Barcelona's Ousmane Dembele celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League group G soccer match between Ferencvaros and Barcelona at the Ferenc Puskas stadium in Budapest, Hungary.

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Barcelona's goalkeeper Neto makes a save during the Champions League group G soccer match between Ferencvaros and Barcelona at the Ferenc Puskas stadium in Budapest, Hungary.

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Barcelona's Antoine Griezmann, center left, celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during the Champions League group G soccer match between Ferencvaros and Barcelona at the Ferenc Puskas stadium in Budapest, Hungary.

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Snow and hoar-frost covered trees frame a road near Paradsasvar in the Matra Mountains, Hungary.

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Snow and hoar-frost covered trees surround a television tower near Kekesteto in the Matra Mountains, Hungary.

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Juventus' Alvaro Morata, center, celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Champions League Group G soccer match between Ferencvaros and Juventus at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Juventus' Alvaro Morata celebrates after scoring the opening goal during the Champions League Group G soccer match between Ferencvaros and Juventus at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Juventus' Paulo Dybala, right, celebrates after scoring his side's third goal during the Champions League Group G soccer match between Ferencvaros and Juventus at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Sevilla players applaud Bayern players celebrating after winning the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Sevilla's goalkeeper Bono tries to stop a shot by Bayern's Robert Lewandowski during the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Bayern's Javi Martinez, second right, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's second goal during the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Bayern's Thomas Mueller, left and Sevilla's Luuk de Jong, right fight for the ball during the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Bayern's Leon Goretzka, left, celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal during the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Bayern's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer lifts the trophy after the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary. Bayern won the match 2-1 after extra time.

Bayern's Benjamin Pavard, left, and Sevilla's Lucas Ocampos, right, fight for the ball during the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Sevilla's Youssef En-Nesyri, left, reacts after the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary. Bayern won the match 2-1 after extra time.

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Bayern's goalkeeper Manuel Neuer holds the trophy as team mates celebrate after the UEFA Super Cup soccer match between Bayern Munich and Sevilla at the Puskas Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Turku's goalkeeper Henrik Moisander, center, fails to save as his teammate Jesper Engstrom, left, and Daniel Gazdag of Honved react during a UEFA Europa League first round qualifying soccer match between Budapest Honved and Inter Turku in the New Nandor Hidegkuti Stadium in Budapest, Hungary.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates with the trophy after the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix race at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, Hungary.

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Players of Budapest Honved celebrate their 2-1 victory against Mezokovesd Zsory FC after the Hungarian Cup final soccer match Budapest Honved vs Mezokovesd Zsory FC in the Puskas Ferenc Arena in Budapest, Hungary

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Fans attend the drive-in concert of the Hungarian rock band Tankcsapda at the Debrecen International Airport in Debrecen, Hungary when concert halls are still closed in Hungary due to the pandemic of the novel coronavirus COVID-19.

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Medical staff members check a ventilator in protective suits at the care unit of the new COVID-19 infected patients inside the Koranyi National Institute of Pulmonology in Budapest, Hungary.

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Vehicles wait in long lines to cross into Romania from Hungary at the Csanadpalota border crossing, after Hungary closed its borders to all but its own citizens to help delay the spread of COVID-19 coronavirus. Hungary's government is allowing its own nationals to cross the border, along with some residents, and goods vehicles, with time restrictions on "humanitarian corridors" through the country.

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The M7 motorway is nearly empty due to the novel coronavirus not far from the Croatian and the Slovenian borders, near Nagykanizsa, Hungary.

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A flock of greylag goose and greater white-fronted goose gathercat the munincipality of Hortobagy, Hungary. Between October and March the geese are regular guests of the Hortobagy prairies and fishponds.

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Children stand at the border line between Serbia and Hungary in Kelebija, Serbia. About two hundred migrants, including children, gathered at Serbia's border with Hungary to demand to be allowed entry into the European Union country.

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People pass by a notice as precautionary measures against the spreading of novel coronavirus, at Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport in Budapest, Hungary.

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Disinfection equipment is carried by a worker as precautionary measures against the spreading of novel coronavirus, at Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport in Budapest, Hungary. So far almost 900 passenger arriving directly from China have been examined at the airport.

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Vehicles move on a road between hoar-frost covered trees near Debrecen, Hungary.

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An aerial photo made with a drone shows the Koroshegy Valley Bridge surrounded by dense fog in Koroshegy, near Lake Balaton, Hungary.

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Holiday cottages are pictured during snowfall at Derito Lake in Tata, northwestern Hungary.

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Bram Chardon of the Netherlands drives his horses to win the four-in-hand competition of the FEI Driving World Cup in Papp Laszlo Budapest Sports Arena in Budapest, Hungary. Bram Chardon ended second place.

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Indian grappler Pooja Gehlot (53kg) in action against Turkey’s Zeynep Yetgil during the semifinals of the UWW Under-23 World Wrestling Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

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U.S. actress Jada Pinkett Smith appears on stage during the concert of her husband U.S. actor and hiphop singer Will Smith in St. Stephen's Square in downtown Budapest, Hungary.

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The life-size Lego Technic Bugatti Chiron is on display at the WestEnd City Center in Budapest, Hungary. The functioning and driveable Chiron was made from around one million Lego Technic pieces.

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Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Peter Szijjarto, second right, and Indian Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar, second left, talk during a meeting in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Budapest, Hungary.

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Indian Foreign Minister Subrahmanyam Jaishankar and Hungarian Minister of Foreign Affairs and Trade, Peter Szijjarto talk during a meeting in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Trade in Budapest, Hungary.

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Member of the Spanish Red Passion group performs during the 50th Debrecen Flower Festival in Debrecen, Hungary.

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Members of the Belgian Royal Stilt group perform during the 50th Debrecen Flower Festival in Debrecen, Hungary. This is one of the country's major national holidays when Hungarians commemorate the foundation of their state and its founder King St Stephen.

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People relax in a pool in Zalakaros, Hungary.

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Whale sculptures made from plastic waste that was recovered from the ocean are on display at the parliament building in Budapest, Hungary. The temporary installation was erected by Greenpeace as part of the international environmental movement Plastic Free July to protest against polluting the world's oceans with plastic.

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A crane lifts the sightseeing boat out of the Danube river in Budapest, Hungary. Eight people are still missing from the May 29 collision between the Hableany (Mermaid) sightseeing boat and the Viking Sigyn river cruise ship at Budapest's Margit Bridge.

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Preparations are made before authorities lift the sightseeing boat out of the Danube river in Budapest, Hungary. Eight people are still missing from the May 29 collision between the Hableany (Mermaid) sightseeing boat and the Viking Sigyn river cruise ship at Budapest's Margit Bridge.

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People watch as a sonar is used at Margaret Bridge during a search operation on the River Danube in Budapest, Hungary following a collision of a hotel ship and a smaller cruise ship on the previous evening. The cruise ship sank with thirty-three South Korean passengers and two Hungarian staff on board. The shipwreck has been found at Margaret Bridge.

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Rescuers and police officers inspect the River Danube from a landing dock after a tourist boat crashed with another ship. The boat capsized and sunk in the Danube River Wednesday evening in Budapest, with dozens of people on board, including passengers and crew, Hungarian media reported.

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Competitors take part in the first sailboat race of the season on Lake Balaton near Balatonfured, Hungary.

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Morning fog floats above the Kekesteto summit as it is seen near Salgotarjan, 110 kms northeast of Budapest, Hungary.

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Young men pour water on young women, all dressed in folk costumes, in Ciko, some 180 km south of Budapest, Hungary. According to a several hundred years old tradition of Hungarian villages, young men pour water on young women who in exchange present their sprinklers with beautifully colored eggs on Easter Monday.

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Visitors look at humanoid bipeds called Na'vi at the exhibition entitled 'The Avatar: Discover Pandora' at the Andrassy Experience Center in Budapest, Hungary.

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A fictional animal figure 'Banshee' is displayed at the Andrassy Experience Center in Budapest, Hungary. The interactive exhibition presents the imaginary world of Canadian-born Oscar-winning US director James Cameron, the extraterrestrial humanoids and the life-sized creatures of the jungle moon of Pandora.

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The yacht pier is enclosed with the icy water of Lake Balaton in Balatonfenyves, 155 kilometres (96 miles) southwest of Budapest, Hungary.

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The yacht pier is enclosed with the icy water of Lake Balaton in Balatonfenyves, 155 kms (96 miles) southwest of Budapest, Hungary.

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A pier on the river Tisza is covered by floating ice in Tiszacsege, Hungary.

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Berthed boats are seen on the river Bodrog partially covered by forming ice in Tokaj, Hungary.

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In this photo taken with a drone, the frozen and snow-covered Lake Pecs, in Orfu, 200 kms southwest of Budapest, Hungary.

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The moon fully shadowed by the Earth is seen next to a steeple during a total lunar eclipse in Salgotarjan, 109 kms northeast of Budapest, Hungary.

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Vehicles move among snow covered houses in a suburb of Budapest, Hungary.

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A passenger train crosses the Cuha Valley in the heavy snowfall near Vinye, some 140 km west of Budapest, Hungary.

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Anti-government demonstrators block the traffic at Nyugati square in donwtown Budapest, Hungary. Union leaders in Hungary called for a national strike and protests on Jan. 19 to oppose labor code changes they see as a “slave law” harmful to workers.

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Anti-government demonstrators protest in front of the Parliament building at Kossuth square, donwtown Budapest, Hungary. A crowd of at least 10,000 people gathered outside the Hungarian parliament building in Budapest to protest a law approved in December that allows employers to request up to 400 hours of overtime a year from workers.

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Supporters of opposition parties participate in a demonstration against the recent amendments to the labour code, dubbed 'slave law' by opposition forces, in Pecs, some 200 kms south of Budapest, Hungary.

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Icicles hang from twigs of bushes on the shore of Lake Balaton at Fonyod, Hungary.

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Swimmer run into the chilly water of Lake Balaton during the 8th annual New Year's swimming in Szigliget, southwest of Budapest, Hungary.

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The bell towers of the Cathedral of Pecs are illuminated with decorative floodlight for Christmas in Pecs, 196 kms south of Budapest, Hungary, on the fourth Sunday of Advent.

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Protesters walk down Budapest's famed Chain Bridge during an anti-government march in central Budapest, Hungary.

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A Hungarian traffic policeman blocks off a street during an anti-government march in central Budapest, Hungary. Thousands of people marched in anti-government protests in Budapest, upset over labor law changes, increasing corruption and limits on academic freedom under Prime Minister Viktor Orban's nationalist government.

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A poster mocking Hungary's Prime Minister Victor Orban is seen during an anti-government march in central Budapest, Hungary. Thousands of people marched in anti-government protests in Budapest, upset over labor law changes, increasing corruption and limits on academic freedom under Prime Minister Orban's nationalist government.

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Fog floats over a landscape at the village of Soshartyan, 115 kms northeast of Budapest, Hungary when the air temperature is sub-zero in most parts of the country.

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Demonstrators gather in front of the Hungarian Embassy to protest the policies of Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban, in Warsaw, Poland. The small rally came as a gesture of solidarity with Hungarians who protested for several days against recent labor law changes in Budapest Hungary.

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MP Adam Mirkoczky, chairman of the oppositional party Jobbik's Heves county office, delivers his speech during the rally held against the government in Eger, Hungary. The Hungarian government is not planning to change recently adopted amendments to the labor code that have led to days of protests.

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Anti-government demonstrators light up their mobile phones during their protest in the downtown of Budapest, Hungary.

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Hungary's capital Budapest is snow covered on both sides of River Danube with Matthias Church, left, and houses in the Castle District in the foreground early.

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Participants of the anti-government demonstration march on the Szabadsag (Freedom) Bridge in Budapest, Hungary.

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Protesters demonstrate against the amendments to the labor code, dubbed "slave law" by oppositional forces, at the parliament building in Budapest, Hungary.

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Protesters demonstrate against the amendments to the labour code, dubbed "slave law" by oppositional forces, at the parliament building in Budapest, Hungary. The rally, which was announced by the Free University and Students Trade Union student groups, started peacefully but police later responded to aggressive protestors with teargas.

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A tram decorated with Christmas lights drive through downtown Budapest, Hungary.

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In this picture taken with a drone a car drives below floating fog near Pecs, 200 km (124 miles) south of Budapest, Hungary.

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In this picture taken with a drone a thick blanket of fog covers the landscape surrounding a radio tower atop a hill in Pecs, 200 km (124 miles) south of Budapest, Hungary.

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Pooja Dhanda of India, right, battles Grace Jacob Bullen of Norway in the bronze medal match of the women's 57kg category of the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

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Oksana Livach of Ukraine, in blue, reacts to her win over Ritu Phogat of India in the bronze match of the women's 50kg category of the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

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Yui Susaki, in red, of Japan wins against Ritu Phogat of India in the quarterfinal of the women's 50kg category of the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

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Yui Susaki, in red, of Japan wins against Ritu Phogat of India in the quarterfinal of the women's 50kg category of the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

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From left, silver medal winning Bajrang Bajrang of India, gold medal winning Takuto Otoguro of Japan, and bronze medal winning Akhmed Chakayev of Russia and Alejandro Enrique Valdes Tobier of Cuba stand on the podium during the medal ceremony of men's freestyle 65kg category of the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

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Takuto Otoguro, in red, wins against Bajrang Punia of India in the final of men's freestyle 65kg category of the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

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Bajrang Bajrang of India looks up as he is defeated by Takuto Otoguro of Japan in the final of men's freestyle 65kg category of the Wrestling World Championships in Budapest, Hungary.

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A large flock of starlings, Sturnus vulgaris, fly near Sarospatak, 235 kms northeast of Budapest, Hungary.

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The Csodafa Gyonygfamesei (Tale of the Miraculous Pearl Tree) installation of Hungarian artists Zsofia Szatmári and Dora Szuszik is seen in the Landart Art Camp in Nagyerdo conservation area in Debrecen, 226 kms east of Budapest, Hungary.

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A member of the White World art group of France performs during the 49th Debrecen Flower Festival in Debrecen, east of Budapest, Hungary one of Hungary's major national holidays when Hungarians commemorate the foundation of their state and its founder King St Stephen.

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Swedish singer Lykke Li performs during her concert on the first day of the 26th Sziget (Island) Festival on Shipyard Island, Northern Budapest, Hungary.

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A light installation is seen on the first day of the 26th Sziget (Island) Festival on Shipyard Island, Northern Budapest, Hungary. The Sziget Festival is one of the biggest cultural events of Europe offering art exhibitions, theatrical and circus performances and above all music concerts.

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A festival goer backdropped by a light installation on the second day of the 26th Sziget (Island) Festival on Shipyard Island, Northern Budapest, Hungary.

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People are silhouetted against a light installation on the second day of the 26th Sziget (Island) Festival on Shipyard Island, Northern Budapest, Hungary. The Sziget Festival is one of the biggest cultural events of Europe offering art exhibitions, theatrical and circus performances and above all music concerts.

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In this picture Mars, left, and the Milky Way are visible in the clear night sky as photographed near Salgotarjan, some 110 kms northeast of Budapest, Hungary.

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Children play in the water of a fountain to cool themselves in a square in Debrecen, 221 kms east of Budapest, Hungary as the highest daytime temperature may reach 34 centigrades in most parts of the country, and the highest degree heat alert has been issued by the Hungarian health authority.

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A young girl cools herself with the water of a fountain in Budapest, Hungary as the highest daytime temperature may reach 35 degrees Celsius (95 degrees Fahrenheit) in most parts of the country, and the highest degree heat alert has been issued by the Hungarian health authority.

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First placed British Formula One driver Lewis Hamilton of Mercedes AMG GP, center, and his second placed Finnish teammate, Valtteri Bottas, left, celebrate next to the third placed Finnish Kimi Raikkonen of Scuderia Ferrari on the podium after the qualifying session of the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix at the Hungaroring circuit, in Mogyorod, northeast of Budapest, Hungary.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain gestures after winning the Hungarian Formula One Grand Prix, at the Hungaroring racetrack in Mogyorod, northeast of Budapest.

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