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Feb 8, 2016

The Photos Of 2016 Week 06

The Photos Of 2016 Week 06

The presidential race in the USA is hotting up, but that doesn't mean there is nothing else going on in the world.
Taiwan experienced a strong earthquake, a storm hit Western Europe and the Zika virus is still spreading in South America.

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Members of the Shanxi Folk Dance and Music Troupe perform during a rehearsal before a show at the Orient Museum in Lisbon RAFAEL MARCHANTE/REUTERS

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Germana Soares holds her son Guilherme Soares Amorim, who was born with microcephaly, near at her house in Ipojuca UESLEI MARCELINO/REUTERS

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Young fan shows her phone to Republican Presidential Candidate Trump as he awaits caucuses at St Francis of Assisi church in West Des Moines, Iowa JIM BOURG/REUTERS

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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Donald Trump makes a face at his caucus night rally in Des Moines SCOTT MORGAN/REUTERS

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U.S. Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz speaks with his wife Heidi Cruz by his side after winning at his Iowa caucus night rally in Des Moines JIM YOUNG/REUTERS

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Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Hillary Clinton celebrates with her husband former President Bill Clinton and her daughter Chelsea at her caucus night rally in Des Moines BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders raises a fist as he speaks at his caucus night rally Des Moines RICK WILKING/REUTERS

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Five year-old Murtaza Ahmadi, wears Barcelona's star Lionel Messi shirt made of a plastic bag , as he plays football at the Afghan Football Federation headquarter in Kabul OMAR SOBHANI/REUTERS

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Hong Kong Ocean Park worker poses with a pygmy marmoset, the world's smallest monkey, in Hong Kong BOBBY YIP/REUTERS

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Schoolchildren flee as army soldiers conducting an exercise to repel militant attacks detain a mock-militant at the Islamia Collegiate School in Peshawar KHURAM PARVEZ/REUTERS

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Handout photo of an eagle gliding straight toward a drone before clutching it and dragging it to the ground in Rotterdam HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Migrant children from Iraq sit on beds inside the sports hall of the Jane-Addams high school transformed into a refugee shelter in Berlin's Hohenschoenhausen district FABRIZIO BENSCH/REUTERS

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Groundhog co-handler Griffiths holds up groundhog Punxsutawney Phil after Phil's annual weather prediction on Gobbler's Knob on the 130th Groundhog Day in Punxsutawney ALAN FREED/REUTERS

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Actor and comedian Bill Cosby arrives for a preliminary hearing on sexual assault charges at the Montgomery County Courthouse in Norristown, Pennsylvania MARK MAKELA/REUTERS

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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock ExchangeA trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS

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John Wetjen, senior crew leader with Hillsborough County mosquito control sprays against mosquitos in Hillsborough County, Florida SCOTT AUDETTE/REUTERS

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Passengers crowd at the waiting hall inside a railway station after trains were delayed due to heavy snow, during the travel rush ahead of the upcoming Spring Festival, in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province STRINGER/REUTERS

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French gendarmes patrol the area as people are evacuated from a Romani camp installed along La Petite Ceinture, an abandoned railroad line, in Paris GONZALO FUENTES/REUTERS

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Workers clean a sculpture entitled "Along The Way" by American artist Kaws at the Yorkshire Sculpture Park in Wakefield DARREN STAPLES/REUTERS

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Monkeys in cages arrive for a traditional performance at Baowan village in Xinye county of China’s central Henan province JASON LEE/REUTERS

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Israeli border policemen stand guard the scene where three Palestinians were shot dead by Israeli police after carrying out what Israeli police spokesman said was a shooting and stabbing attack outside Damascus gate to Jerusalem's old city STRINGER/REUTERS

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Muslims touch and pray at the door of the Kaaba and touch and kiss the al-Hajr al-Aswad during their Umrah Mawlid al-Nabawi in the holy city of Mecca AMR ABDALLAH DALSH/REUTERS

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The front of the Flint Water Plant is seen in Flint, REBECCA COOK/REUTERS

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Stricken cargo ship Modern Express is towed into the port of Bilbao VINCENT WEST/REUTERS

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Obama holds a roundtable with Muslim American community leaders at the Islamic Society of Baltimore mosque in Catonsville, Maryland JONATHAN ERNST/REUTERS

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The larvae of Aedes aegypti mosquito are seen inside Oxitec laboratory in Campinas, Brazil PAULO WHITAKER/REUTERS

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Dancers of the Wiener Staatsballett (state ballet) perform during a dress rehearsal the day before the traditional Opera Ball in Vienna HEINZ-PETER BADER/REUTERS

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Republican presidential candidate Carson speaks at the National Press Club in Washington GARY CAMERON/REUTERS

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Members from Sri Lankan military march wth national flags during Sri Lanka's 68th Independence day celebrations in Colombo DINUKA LIYANAWATTE/REUTERS

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Divers wear costumes as they perform at an aquarium ahead of the upcoming Spring Festival inside a zoo in Beijing CHINA DAILY/REUTERS

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Police patrol as revellers take part in a traditional "Weiberfastnacht" carnival celebration in Mainz KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Riot police react to petrol bombs thrown by masked youths in Syntagma Square during a 24-hour general strike against planned pension reforms in Athens ALKIS KONSTANTINIDIS/REUTERS

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Damaged British Academy of Film and Television Arts awards are seen before being recycled in a furnace to make new ones during the casting process of a British Academy of Film and Television Awards masks at a foundry in west London STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Obama and college football Heisman Trophy winner Derrick Henry assume the position of the famous trophy after Obama spoke at the National Prayer Breakfast in Washington KEVIN LAMARQUE/REUTERS

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People take photos of bodies of dead stranded sperm whales behind the dyke of Kaiser Wilhelm Koog at the North Sea coast FABIAN BIMMER/REUTERS

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Members of the Wiener Staatsballett perform during the opening ceremony of the Opera Ball in Vienna LEONHARD FOEGER/REUTERS

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A tourist watch high waves of the Pacific Ocean pounding the coast in Vina del Mar city, Chile. RODRIGO GARRIDO/REUTERS

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An eight-month-old female California sea lion pup is seen after being found sleeping in a booth in the dining room of the iconic Marine Room restaurant in La Jolla Mike Aguilera/SeaWorld San Die/REUTERS

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Democratic U.S. presidential candidate Senator Bernie Sanders and former Secretary of State Clinton shake hands in the midst of the Democratic presidential candidates debate sponsored by MSNBC at the University of New Hampshire in Durham MIKE SEGAR/REUTERS

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Residents look at protesters called up to demonstrate by opposition groups as they march in Port-au-Prince ANDRES MARTINEZ CASARES/REUTERS

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Volcanic lightning is seen at an eruption of Mount Sakurajima, in this photo taken from Tarumizu city, Kagoshima prefecture, southwestern Japan KYODO/REUTERS

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange appears on screen via video link during a news conference at the Frontline Club in London NEIL HALL/REUTERS

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A model presents a creation by Cristina Granero during the International Flamenco Fashion Show SIMOF in the Andalusian capital of Seville MARCELO DEL POZO/REUTERS

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Emergency crews survey a massive construction crane collapse on a street in downtown Manhattan in New York BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS

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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange makes a speech from the balcony of the Ecuadorian Embassy, in central London PETER NICHOLLS/REUTERS

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A woman walks outside tents tents housing internally displaced people in Atma camp, near the Syrian-Turkish border in Idlib Governorate AMMAR ABDULLAH/REUTERS

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A giant picture of the Vince Lombardi Trophy promoting Super Bowl 50 hangs down the side of building in San Francisco MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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Emergency responders respond to the scene of a 565-foot-tall crane that toppled and flipped upside down, stretching along nearly two city blocks in downtown Manhattan in New York BRENDAN MCDERMID/REUTERS

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A building is damaged from an earthquake in Tainan STRINGER/REUTERS

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A horse carriage crosses a bridge in Manhattan's Central Park during a snowfall RICKEY ROGERS/REUTERS

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Secret Service agents are covered in snow protecting U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders in the car behind them after a campaign event in Manchester RICK WILKING/REUTERS

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Rescue personnel work at the site where a 17-storey apartment building collapsed, after an earthquake in Tainan PICHI CHUANG/REUTERS

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Rescue workers search at the site where a 17-storey apartment building collapsed after an earthquake hit Tainan STRINGER/REUTERS

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Presenters Union and Michael Key take the stage at the 47th NAACP Image Awards in Pasadena MARIO ANZUONI/REUTERS

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Revellers parade for Gavioes da Fiel samba school during carnival in Sao Paulo, Brazil PAULO WHITAKER/REUTERS

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Ross of the U.S. skis during the Alpine Skiing World Cup women's downhill race in the Bavarian ski resort of Garmisch-Partenkirchen DOMINIC EBENBICHLER/REUTERS

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Rescue personnel help a child rescued at the site where a 17-storey apartment building collapsed during an earthquake in Tainan STRINGER/REUTERS

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An Iraqi refugee boy rests in a car in an Iraqi refugee camp in the village of Mabrouka, Western countryside of Ras al-Ain, Syria RODI SAID/REUTERS

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Palestinian protester prepares his sling to hurl stones towards Israeli troops during clashes in the West Bank town of Qabatya, near Jenin MOHAMAD TOROKMAN/REUTERS

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Rescue personnel search the debris of a 17-storey apartment building that collapsed after an earthquake hit Tainan, southern Taiwan TYRONE SIU/REUTERS

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A migrant uses a phone at the camp known as the "Jungle", a squalid sprawling camp in Calais, northern France PASCAL ROSSIGNOL/REUTERS

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The famous Belgian statue Manneken Pis is dressed with traditional Chinese clothes celebrating the upcoming Chinese Lunar New Year of the Monkey in Brussels ERIC VIDAL/REUTERS

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People perform additional exercises on four-person skis during sauna marathon near Otepaa INTS KALNINS/REUTERS

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A carnival reveller dressed as a witch (Kandelhexe) looks out of a window as a group of traditional witches meet prior to their traditional " witches sabbath" performance in the Black Forest village of Waldkirch KAI PFAFFENBACH/REUTERS

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Republican U.S. presidential candidate Christie and rival candidate Trump laugh together during a commercial break in the midst of the Republican U.S. presidential candidates debate at Saint Anselm College in Manchester CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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Rescue workers remove people from the site where a 17-storey apartment building collapsed after an earthquake hit Tainan, southern Taiwan TYRONE SIU/REUTERS

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North Korean leader Kim Jong Un watches a long range rocket launched into the air in this still image taken from KRT footage and released by Yonhap STRINGER/REUTERS

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Kelly, who is seven months pregnant, poses at the entrance of her stilt house or a lake dwelling know as palafitte or 'Palafito' in Recife NACHO DOCE/REUTERS

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A reveller parades for the Mocidade Alegre samba school during the carnival in Sao Paulo PAULO WHITAKER/REUTERS

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A reveller, dressed as "Diablos de Luzon" (Luzon Devils), talks with other dressed in a costume during carnival celebrations in the village of Luzon SERGIO PEREZ/REUTERS

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Kashmiri villagers watch the funeral procession of Bashir, a suspected militant, in Zadura village, south of Srinagar DANISH ISMAIL/REUTERS

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Waves crash against a lighthouse as the wind blows at around 100 kph (62 mph), in Boulogne-sur-Mer PASCAL ROSSIGNOL/REUTERS

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A participant is hit by an orange during an annual carnival battle in the northern Italian town of Ivrea STEFANO RELLANDINI/REUTERS

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Tanker trucks are stuck on an unpaved road as they take a detour from the main road due to fighting between pro-government forces and Houthi rebels, in Yemen's northern province of Marib ALI OWIDHA/REUTERS

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Carolina Panthers' quarterback Newton loses the ball after being sacked by Denver Broncos' Miller before the ball was recovered for a Denver touchdown in the first period MICHAEL FIALA/REUTERS

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People burn incense as they pray for good fortune on the first day of the Chinese Lunar New Year, at a temple in Chengdu CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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Denver Broncos' quarterback Peyton Manning holds the Vince Lombardi Trophy after the Broncos defeated the Carolina Panthers in the NFL's Super Bowl 50 football game in Santa Clara MIKE BLAKE/REUTERS

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A protester shouts slogans outside of U.S. republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio campaign event in Hudson, New Hampshire CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS

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A police helicopter hovers over Beijing on the eve of Chinese Lunar New Year CHINA STRINGER NETWORK/REUTERS

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A piece of tape holds together U.S. Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush's shoe during a campaign town hall meeting in Nashua BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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International Space Station crew member Malenchenko performs spacewalk outside ISS HANDOUT/REUTERS

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Revellers explode firecrackers near dragon dancers as they celebrate Chinese New Year in Manila's Chinatown ERIK DE CASTRO/REUTERS

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Members of the Association for the Recovery of Historical Memory take part in the exhumation of the grave in Guadalajara's cemetery JUAN MEDINA/REUTERS

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A woman' s hair is blown across her face as she crosses the Millennium Bridge during strong winds in London STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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St Paul's Cathedral is seen during a stormy day in London STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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German Chancellor Merkel attends a joint news conference with Turkish Prime Minister Davutoglu in Ankara UMIT BEKTAS/REUTERS

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Odka performs in during a media preview of Zippos Cirque Berserk at the Peacock Theatre in London STEFAN WERMUTH/REUTERS

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Waves crash on the protecting wall at the fishing harbour in Pornic as stormy weather with high winds hits the French Atlanitic coast STEPHANE MAHE/REUTERS

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Dancers perform a lion dance outside a local shop during celebrations of the Chinese Lunar New Year of the Monkey in Chinatown in Panama City CARLOS JASSO/REUTERS

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Saudi man fires a weapon as he performs traditional dance during Janadriyah Culture Festival on the outskirts of Riyadh FAISAL Al NASSER/REUTERS

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U.S. Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton takes the stage at a "Get Out the Vote" campaign rally in Manchester BRIAN SNYDER/REUTERS

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People look at huge waves crashing on the San Esteban de Pravia seafront ELOY ALONSO/REUTERS

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Revellers participate in a flour fight during the "O Entroido" festival in Laza village MIGUEL VIDAL/REUTERS

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