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Bathers crowd at the Strandbad Wannsee lido at Wannsee Lake in Berlin on July 4, 2015.


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The peloton rides in Seraing, Belgium, on July 7, 2015, at the start of Stage Four of the 2015 Tour de France, a 223.5-kilometer stage that ends in Cambrai, France.


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A model poses for a picture during the World Bodypainting Festival on July 4, 2015, in Pörtschach am Wörthersee, Austria.


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Revelers run with Jandilla’s fighting bulls along the Calle Estafeta during the second day of the San Fermin Running of the Bulls festival on July 7, 2015, in Pamplona, Spain.


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Aloitadors (fighters) and locals struggle with wild horses during the 400-year-old horse festival, Rapa das bestas (Shearing of the Beasts) on July 6, 2015, in Sabucedo, Spain.


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A Loyalist youth climbs a large bonfire construct in preparation for the 11th night bonfire at the New Mossley estate on July 9, 2015, in Belfast, Northern Ireland.


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A worker walks through a container facility under construction in the Zehlendorf district that will house refugees and asylum applicants on July 9, 2015, in Berlin. This will be Berlin’s sixth container accommodation as the city expands its capacity to house arriving refugees.


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An elderly woman sitting under an umbrella watches as people take part in a march to retrace the route in reverse taken by Bosnian Muslims fleeing Serb forces in 1995, near the village of Nezuk, in Bosnia and Herzegovina, on July 8, 2015. This year, Bosnia marks the 20th anniversary of Europe’s worst mass killing since World War II, the slaughter of some 8,000 Muslim men and boys by Bosnian Serb forces during five July days in 1995.


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Priests take snapshots before the start of an open-air mass by Pope Francis at the Bicentennial Park in Quito, Ecuador, on July 7, 2015.


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Village children jump off of a loading dock on July 8, 2015, in Shishmaref, Alaska.


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A Syrian refugee child, who has been living in Jordan with family for more than two years after fleeing the violence in their Syrian hometown of Idlib, poses in front of their family residence in Madaba city, near Amman, Jordan, on July 9, 2015. The number of Syrian refugees in neighboring countries has passed 4 million, the U.N. refugee agency UNHCR said on Thursday, adding that the total was on course to reach 4.27 million by the end of 2015.


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Children wait for customers inside a shop within a shack in Mumbai, India, on July 6, 2015.


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Lightning strikes during a thunderstorm on July 7, 2015, in Las Vegas. The storm dropped heavy rain and hail in parts of the valley causing street flooding and power outages.


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An Indian woman offers early-morning prayers or a puja at a ghat early in the morning on the banks of the Betwa River in Orchha in the state of Madhya Pradesh, India, on July 5, 2015.