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Here are some of the most arresting images taken from around the world during the last week. 
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PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 16: The Eiffel Tower is illuminated in Red, White and Blue in honour of the victims of Friday's terrorist attacks on November 16, 2015 in Paris, France. Countries across Europe joined France today to observe a one minute-silence in an expression of solidarity with the victims of the terrorist attacks, which left at least 129 people dead and hundreds more injured. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 13: A burrowing owl at the side of the track during practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Brazil at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 13, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
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PONT RHYDGALED, WALES - NOVEMBER 13: Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia of France drive the Volkswagen Motosport Polo R WRC during during the Sweet Lamb stage of the FIA World Rally Championship Great Britain on November 13, 2015 in Pont Rhydgaled, Wales. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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ZENICA, BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA - NOVEMBER 13. Suppporters of Bosnia and Herzegovina national team light flares prior the EURO 2016 Qualifier Play-Off First Leg match at Bilino Polje Stadium on November 13, 2015 in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina. (Photo by Srdjan Stevanovic/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: "The Lumberjacks" go over a jump as they race during the 2015 Red Bull Billy Cart Race at Centennial Park on November 15, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. The annual event challenges experienced and amateur racers to design and build their own non-motorised carts in the downhill race. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 19: New York City police officers stand guard in Herald Square on November 19, 2015 in New York City. In a new ISIL video the terrorist group threatens attacks in New York's Times Square and Herald Square. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)
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PONT RHYDGALED, WALES - NOVEMBER 13: Hayden Paddon and John Kennard of New Zealand pilot the Hyundai Motorsport i20 WRC during the Myherin stage of the FIA World Rally Championship Great Britain on November 13, 2015 in Pont Rhydgaled, Wales. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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LEXINGTON, KY - NOVEMBER 13: John Calipari the head coach of the Kentucky Wildcats gives instructions to his team during the game against the Albany Great Danes at Rupp Arena on November 13, 2015 in Lexington, Kentucky. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
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PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 13: Police survey the area of Boulevard Baumarchais after an attack in the French capital on November 13, 2015 in Paris, France. At least 18 people were killed in a series of gun attacks across Paris, as well as explosions outside the national stadium where France was hosting Germany. (Photo by Thierry Chesnot/Getty Images)
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LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 14: A general view of the competitors in action in the Elite Championship UCI Points Men's Race during the Elite Track Cycling Revolution Series at the Lee Valley Velodrome on November 14, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
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DES MOINES, IA - NOVEMBER 16: An employee sweeps the floor as a campaign ad paid for by Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton's campaign is shown on the TV in a hotel breakfast room November 16, 2015 in Des Moines, Iowa. Iowa will hold its caucus on February 1, 2016, the first in the primary season. (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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SINJAR, IRAQ - NOVEMBER 16: A Peshmerga soldier walk to place a Kurdish flag near the frontline with ISIL on November 16, 2015 in Sinjar, Iraq. Kurdish forces, with the aid of massive U.S.-led coalition airstrikes, liberated the town from ISIL extremists, known in Arabic as Daesh, in recent days. Although many minority Yazidis celebrated the victory, their home city of Sinjar lay in almost complete ruins. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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PONT RHYDGALED, WALES - NOVEMBER 13: Robert Kubica and Maciek Szczepaniak pilot the ROBERT KUBICA Ford Fiesta RS WRC during the Myherin stage of the FIA World Rally Championship Great Britain on November 13, 2015 in Pont Rhydgaled, Wales. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 14: Pedestrians walk in front of the Sydney Opera House as its sails are illuminated in the colours of the French flag on November 14, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. At least 120 people have been killed and over 200 are injured in Paris following a series of terrorist acts in the French capital on Friday. (Photo by Daniel Munoz/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 18: Track and field athlete Alysia Montano poses for a portrait at the USOC Rio Olympics Shoot at Quixote Studios on November 18, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 18: U.S. Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter gestures as he addresses the faculty and students of George Washington University November 18, 2015 in Washington, DC. Carter discussed the "Force of the Future" initiative, which will consist of "multiple elements, each with creative and modern proposals designed to help recruit and retain the best men and women our nation has to offer." (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)
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MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: Ronda Rousey of the United States (R) and Holly Holm of the United States compete in their UFC women's bantamweight championship bout during the UFC 193 event at Etihad Stadium on November 15, 2015 in Melbourne, Australia. (Photo by Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)
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MANILA, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 18: Anti APEC protestors clash with riot police as they attempt to get near the venue hosting the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Summit of Leaders on November 18, 2015 in Manila, Philippines. Asia Pacific leaders are meeting in Manila for a summit meant to forge trade unity but with the spotlight instead on a tense contest for territory in the South China Sea. (Photo by Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images)
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PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 15: A French soldier stands guard at Eiffel Tower on November 15, 2015 in Paris, France. As France observes three days of national mourning members of the public continue to pay tribute to the victims of Friday's deadly attacks. A special service for the families of the victims and survivors is to be held at Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral later on Sunday. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
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LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 15: A general view as Novak Djokovic of Serbia and Kei Nishikori of Japan observe a minute's silence to remember those who lost their lives in the recent Paris attacks prior to their men's singles match during day one of the Barclays ATP World Tour Finals at O2 Arena on November 15, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Julian Finney/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 19: Democratic Presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) speaks about democratic socialism at Georgetown University November 19, 2015 in Washington, DC. Sanders spoke about his vision for creating an American future that he said was based on economic and social justice and environmental sanity. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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JACKSONVILLE, FL - NOVEMBER 19: Marcus Mariota #8 of the Tennessee Titans dives for touchdown in front of Johnathan Cyprien #37 of the Jacksonville Jaguars during the third quarter of a game at EverBank Field on November 19, 2015 in Jacksonville, Florida. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images)
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MITHYMNA, GREECE - NOVEMBER 15: A woman hugs her child after being rescued by life guards while making the crossing from Turkey to the Greek island of Lesbos on November 15, 2015 in Mithymna, Lesbos, Greece. Rafts and boats continue to make the journey from Turkey to Lesbos each day as thousands flee conflict in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and other countries. Over 500,000 migrants have entered Europe so far this year and approximately four-fifths of those have paid to be smuggled by sea to Greece from Turkey, the main transit route into the EU. Most of those entering Greece on a boat from Turkey are from the war zones of Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
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MYTILENE, GREECE - NOVEMBER 15: Migrants warm themselves around a fire in a camp next to the Moria processing centre on the island of Lesbos on November 15, 2015 in Mytilene, Greece. Rafts and boats continue to make the journey from Turkey to Lesbos each day as thousands flee conflict in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and other countries. Over 500,000 migrants have entered Europe so far this year and approximately four-fifths of those have paid to be smuggled by sea to Greece from Turkey, the main transit route into the EU. Most of those entering Greece on a boat from Turkey are from the war zones of Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
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PITTSBURGH, PA - NOVEMBER 15: Members of the Pittsburgh Steelers run onto the field before the start of the game against the Cleveland Browns at Heinz Field on November 15, 2015 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
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SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 15: Daniil Kvyat of Russia and Infiniti Red Bull Racing locks up during the Formula One Grand Prix of Brazil at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 15, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
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WELLINGTON, NEW ZEALAND - NOVEMBER 17: A man and woman tie bands in the colours of the Franch flag onto each other's wrists during a memorial for victims of the Paris terror attacks at Civic Square on November 17, 2015 in Wellington, New Zealand. 129 people were killed in Paris following a series of terrorist acts in the French capital on Friday night. (Photo by Hagen Hopkins/Getty Images)
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JINHUA, CHINA - NOVEMBER 17: (CHINA OUT) Villagers and visitors crowd to watch as two bulls fight during a praying for harvest activity in Wuyi County on November 17, 2015 in Jinhua, Zhejiang Province of China. Villagers held temple fair to pray for harvest in 2016. (Photo by ChinaFotoPress/Getty Images)
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DHAKA, BANGLADESH - NOVEMBER 17: Bangladesh soldiers deploy to tighten security at the stadium in the wake of the Paris attacks prior to the start of the 2018 FIFA World Cup Qualification match between Bangladesh and the Australia Socceroos at Bangabandhu National Stadium on November 17, 2015 in Dhaka, Bangladesh. (Photo by Stanley Chou/Getty Images)
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SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 15: Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP makes a pit stop during the Formula One Grand Prix of Brazil at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 15, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Mark Thompson/Getty Images)
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ALSDORF, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 17: Heavily-armed members of the German SEK special forces police unit stand outside a house in Schaufenberger Strasse street where they possibly made two arrests on November 17, 2015 in Alsdorf, Germany. Police announced earlier today that a unit of the SEK special forces had in a separate incident arrested two men and one woman at 9:30 this morning in connection with the recent terror attacks in Paris in the parking lot of a Jobcenter employment office. So far it is unclear who the suspects are though initial reports indicate Salah Abdeslam, a brother of a man who took part in the attacks and whom police are searching for across Europe, is not among them. (Photo by Sascha Steinbach/Getty Images)
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GLASGOW, SCOTLAND - NOVEMBER 17 : Refugees look out the window as they leave Glasgow Airport on buses after the first of a series of charter flights carrying refugees arrived on November 17, 2015 in Glasgow, Scotland. The refugees are from refugee camps in Lebanon, Jordan and other countries near Syria, 20,000 refugees will be resettled in the UK by 2020 with 1,000 due to arrive in the UK by Christmas 2015. (Photo by Mark Runnacles/Getty Images)
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LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: A cyclist makes a hand gesture to Mayor of London Boris Johnson as he cycles over Vauxhall Bridge to launch London's first cycle superhighway on November 19, 2015 in London, England. Superhighway 5 (CS5) is the capital's first two lane fully segregated cycle superhighway. (Photo by Ben Pruchnie/Getty Images)
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CONCORD, NH - NOVEMBER 19: Republican Presidential candidate Jeb Bush files paperwork at the State House November 19, 2015 in Concord, New Hampshire. Earlier in the day Bush toured an Internet company in Manchester. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)
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CAPEL CURIG, UNITED KINGDOM - NOVEMBER 20: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge abseils as she visits the Towers Residential Outdoor Education Centre on November 20, 2015 in Capel Curig, United Kingdom. The Towers is an outdoor education centre run by Wolverhampton Council providing adventure activities for children. (Photo by Chris Jackson-WPA Pool/Getty Images)
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BILLINGSHURST, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 19: Rupert van der Werff, auctioneer, holds an intact Aepyornis (Elephant bird) egg estimated to sell for 30,000-50,000 GBP at Summers Place Auctions on November 19, 2015 in Billingshurst, England. Summers Place Auctions Third Evolution Sale of taxidermy, fossils and minerals will take place on November 25. (Photo by Rob Stothard/Getty Images)
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TUCSON, AZ - NOVEMBER 14: Cornerback DaVonte' Neal #19 of the Arizona Wildcats waves the French flag prior to the game against the Utah Utes at Arizona Stadium on November 14, 2015 in Tucson, Arizona. (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)
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SINJAR, IRAQ - NOVEMBER 15: Yazidi soldiers cheer a fallen comrade on November 15, 2015 near Sinjar, Iraq. Kurdish forces, with the aid of massive U.S.-led coalition airstrikes, liberated Sinjar from ISIL extremists, known in Arabic as Daesh, in recent days. Local Yazidi fighters who fought with Kurdish forces have been taking any salvagable items out of the rubble, the town being uninhabitable and perilously close to the frontline. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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TUCSON, AZ - NOVEMBER 16: Kadeem Allen #5 of the Arizona Wildcats stumbles after a first half layup during the college basketball game against the Bradley Braves at McKale Center on November 16, 2015 in Tucson, Arizona. (Photo by Chris Coduto/Getty Images)
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BENIDORM, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 12: Revellers in fancy dress enjoy the atmosphere during the British Fancy Dress Day on November 12, 2015 in Benidorm, Spain. The British Fancy Dress Day is one of the biggest fancy dress parties in Europe and is held the day after the Benidorm fiestas in November. The tradition started over 20 years ago when Manolo from Sinatras Club offered a free drink to anyone who dress up. Nowadays around 30,000 people, mostly British Expats living in Spain and tourists visiting the Costa Blanca resorts, attends, attend the event. (Photo by David Ramos/Getty Images)
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LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 18: Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge meets children outside the Place2Be Headteacher Conference at Bank of America Merrill Lynch on November 18, 2015 in London, England. The Duchess was attending as patron of the charity and as part of her ongoing work on the mental health of children. (Photo by Chris Jackson/Getty Images)
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ANNAPOLIS, MD - NOVEMBER 13: The Navy Midshipmen bench celebrates scoring a basket against the Florida Gators in the first half during the Veterans Classic at Alumni Hall on November 13, 2015 in Annapolis, Maryland. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)
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LONDON, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 14: A general view of the Elite Championship - UCI Scratch Men's Race during the Elite Track Cycling Revolution Series at the Lee Valley Velodrome on November 14, 2015 in London, England. (Photo by Paul Gilham/Getty Images)
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LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 18: (L-R) Recording artists Tom Morello, Andra Day, Ed Sheeran, P!nk, Sting, Bruce Springsteen and John Legend perform onstage at A+E Networks "Shining A Light" concert at The Shrine Auditorium on November 18, 2015 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for A+E Networks)
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PALO ALTO, CA - NOVEMBER 14: Devon Cajuste #89 of the Stanford Cardinal makes a one-handed catch as Ugo Amadi #14 of the Oregon Ducks pushes him out-of-bounds at Stanford Stadium on November 14, 2015 in Palo Alto, California. Cajuste was ruled out-of-bounds on the play, but Amadi was called for pass interference. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)
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PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 15: Armed police are deployed and take aim in Place de la Republique during a false alarm incident on November 15, 2015 in Paris, France. France is currently observing three days of national mourning members of the public continue to pay tribute to the victims of Friday's deadly attacks. A special service for the families of the victims and survivors is to be held at Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 16: Actress Amy Schumer performs onstage as Baby Buggy celebrates 15 years with "An Evening with Jerry Seinfeld and Amy Schumer" presented by Bank of America - Inside at Beacon Theatre on November 16, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Jamie McCarthy/Getty Images for Baby Buggy)
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HANOVER, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 18: Heavily-armed German policemen keep a watchful eye as commuters walk by in Hauptbahnhof main railway station the day after the Germany vs. Netherlands friendly football match was cancelled due to a terror warning on November 18, 2015 in Hanover, Germany. German authorities cancelled the game two hours before it was due to start following what the German Minister of Interior said were concrete warnings from a foreign intelligence service that an attack was imminent. Investigators however found no explosives and made no arrests. (Photo by Sean Gallup/Getty Images)
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DEESIDE, WALES - NOVEMBER 15: Dani Sordo and Marc Marti of Spain pilot the Hyundai Motorsport i20 WRC during the Brenig stage of the FIA World Rally Championship Great Britain on November 15, 2015 in Brenig, Wales. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 17: Workers stand on the scaffolding that surrounds the dome of the US Capitol which is undergoing restoration, November 17, 2015 in Washington, DC. The restoration of the cast iron dome is expected to take two years and cost as much as 60 million dollars (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
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SAINT-DENIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 18: French interior minister Bernard Cazeneuve visits 'Rue de la Republique' on November 18, 2015 in Saint-Denis, France. French Police special forces raided an apartment, hunting those behind the attacks that claimed 129 lives in the French capital five days ago. At least one person was killed in an apartment targeted during the operation aimed at the suspected mastermind of the attacks, Belgian Abdelhamid Abaaoud. At least five police officers have been wounded in the shootout. (Photo by Pierre Suu/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 14: Alex Doolan of the Tigers batsduring day one of the Sheffield Shield match between New South Wales and Tasmania at Bankstown Oval on November 14, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. (Photo by Matt King/Getty Images)
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DEREK, SYRIA - NOVEMBER 14: An worker unloads the dregs of oil refined into diesel fuel on November 14, 2015 near Derek, in Rojava, Syria. The predominantly Kurdish autonomous Rojava region of northern Syria had previously been supplied with pretroleum from refineries in areas now under Daesh control, so Rojavans have begun crudely processing their own reserves into diesel for domestic fuel and heating needs. The Islamic State, however, continues to pump and export millions of barrels of oil, generating vast revenues for its regional war machinery and international terrorist activities. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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AUBURN, AL - NOVEMBER 14: A member of the Auburn Tigers Cheerleaders practice stunts before the game against the Georgia Bulldogs on November 14, 2015 at Jordan Hare Stadium in Auburn, Alabama. Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)
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PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 15: A flower is placed inside a bullet hole in the window of Le Carillon restaurant in tribute to the victims of the terror attacks on November 15, 2015 in Paris, France. As France observes three days of national mourning members of the public continue to pay tribute to the victims of Friday's deadly attacks. A special service for the families of the victims and survivors is to be held at Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral later on Sunday. (Photo by Christopher Furlong/Getty Images)
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SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 15: 2nd placed Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP sprays champagne after the Formula One Grand Prix of Brazil at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 15, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Lars Baron/Getty Images)
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SINJAR, IRAQ - NOVEMBER 16: A Kurdish Peshmerga soldier searches for weapons in the rubble of an airstrike near a mosque on November 16, 2015 in Sinjar, Iraq. Kurdish forces, with the aid of months of U.S.-led coalition airstrikes, liberated the town from ISIL extremists, known in Arabic as Daesh, in recent days. Although the battle was deemed a major victory, much of the city lay in complete ruins. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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SINJAR, IRAQ - NOVEMBER 16: A girl bundles against the cold while fleeing an ISIL or Daesh-held frontline village on November 16, 2015 to Sinjar, Iraq. Peshmerga forces carefully screened the displaced Iraqis as they arrived, fearing enemy infiltrators and suicide bombers. Kurdish forces, with the aid of massive U.S.-led coalition airstrikes, liberated Sinjar from ISIL extremists, known in Arabic as Daesh, moving the frontline south. About a thousand villagers in Ghabosyeh fled north to Kurdish held territory, to take refuge camps or onward as refugees to Turkey or Europe. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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SIKAMINIAS, GREECE - NOVEMBER 17: A man is overcome with emotion as he comes ashore after making the crossing from Turkey to the Greek island of Lesbos on November 17, 2015 in Sikaminias, Greece. Rafts and boats continue to make the journey from Turkey to Lesbos each day as thousands flee conflict in Iraq, Syria, Afghanistan and other countries. Over 500,000 migrants have entered Europe so far this year and approximately four-fifths of those have paid to be smuggled by sea to Greece from Turkey, the main transit route into the EU. Most of those entering Greece on a boat from Turkey are from the war zones of Syria, Iraq and Afghanistan. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
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WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 16: Speaker of the House Paul Ryan (R-WI) holds a news briefing following the weekly Republican Conference meeting at the U.S. Capitol November 16, 2015 in Washington, DC. "This is a time to be safe not sorry," said Ryan when talking about crafting provisions to increase vetting and restrict the number of Syrian refugees allowed to enter the United States. He also said the Autorization of Military Use bill he will soon sign will require President Barack Obama to come up with a comprehensive plant to defeat the Islamic State, or ISIS. (Photo by Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)
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HANOVER, GERMANY - NOVEMBER 17: Police forces secure a scene at Robert-Enke-Strasse after finding a suspicious piece of luggage prior the match Germany against the Netherlands at the HDI-Arena on November 17, 2015 in Hanover, Germany. The German Federal Police raised the number of heavy equipped Police officers inside the main train station of Hanover, the airport of Hanover as well as at the HDI-Arena in order to increase the safety, after the attacks in Paris last week. German chancellor Angela Merkel (CDU) and members of the German Federal cabinet are expected to be among the guests at the match. (Photo by Alexander Koerner/Getty Images)
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COPENHAGEN, DENMARK - NOVEMBER 17: Zlatan Ibrahimovic and Kim Kallstrom of Sweden celebrate after the UEFA EURO 2016 Qualifier Play-Off Second Leg match between Denmark and Sweden at Parken Stadium on November 17, 2015 in Copenhagen, Denmark. (Photo by Alex Livesey/Getty Images)
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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 19: Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton takes questions after delivering a speech on her approach to defeating the Islamic State terrorist network in Syria, Iraq and across the Middle East at the Council on Foreign Relations on November 19, 2015 in New York City. In the wake of the Paris attacks, for which ISIS has claimed responsibility, the Democratic front-runner for president called for more allied planes and more airstrikes on ISIS as well as an increase in U.S. Special Operations forces and trainers working with regional forces (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)
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GIRONA, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 14: Black ribbons are put out for players to wear to remember the victims of yesterdays terroist attacks in Paris during the first round of the European Tour Qualifying School Final at PGA Catalunya Resort on November 14, 2015 in Girona, Spain. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
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PONT RHYDGALED, WALES - NOVEMBER 13: Eyvind Brynildsen of Norway and Anders Fredriksson of Sweden pilot the Motorsport Italia srl kodaFabia R5 during the Myherin stage of the FIA World Rally Championship Great Britain on November 13, 2015 in Pont Rhydgaled, Wales. (Photo by Clive Rose/Getty Images)
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BOSTON, MA - NOVEMBER 17: Tyler Randell #64 of the Boston Bruins celebrates after scoring a goal against the San Jose Sharks during the first period at TD Garden on November 17, 2015 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images)
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INDIAN SPRINGS, NV - NOVEMBER 17: (EDITORS NOTE: Image has been reviewed by the U.S. Military prior to transmission.) An MQ-9 Reaper remotely piloted aircraft (RPA) is parked in an aircraft shelter at Creech Air Force Base on November 17, 2015 in Indian Springs, Nevada. The Pentagon has plans to expand combat air patrols flights by remotely piloted aircraft by as much as 50 percent over the next few years to meet an increased need for surveillance, reconnaissance and lethal airstrikes in more areas around the world. (Photo by Isaac Brekken/Getty Images)
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GIRONA, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 15: Jose Manuel Lara of Spain in in action during the second round of the European Tour Qualifying School Final at PGA Catalunya Resort on November 15, 2015 in Girona, Spain. (Photo by Richard Heathcote/Getty Images)
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DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES - NOVEMBER 18: His Excellency Saeed Hareb, Secretary General of the Dubai Sports Council tries out on the activations during the lunch break on day one of the Host Cities Summit at the Faimont Hotel on November 18, 2015 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. (Photo by Warren Little/Getty Images)
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PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 15: Armed police are deployed in Place de la Republique during a false alarm incident on November 15, 2015 in Paris, France. France is currently observing three days of national mourning members of the public continue to pay tribute to the victims of Friday's deadly attacks. A special service for the families of the victims and survivors is to be held at Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral. (Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
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RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 16: Protestors perform lying in muddy water which they spashed at the entrance to Vale headquarters on November 16, 2015 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The bursting of two dams at the Samarco mining operation, jointly owned by Vale and BHP Billiton, unleashed a flood of muddy waste which mostly levelled a village in Minas Gerais state. The massive mudflow left ten people dead and an environmental aftermath polluting downstream waters. (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
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SAO PAULO, BRAZIL - NOVEMBER 14: Sebastian Vettel of Germany and Ferrari drives during final practice for the Formula One Grand Prix of Brazil at Autodromo Jose Carlos Pace on November 14, 2015 in Sao Paulo, Brazil. (Photo by Clive Mason/Getty Images)
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MANILA, PHILIPPINES - NOVEMBER 16: A young girl lights candles to honour victims of the Paris terror attacks at Alliance Francais Manila on November 16, 2015 in Manila, Philippines. 129 people were killed and hundreds more injured in Paris following a series of terrorist acts in the French capital on Friday night. (Photo by Dondi Tawatao/Getty Images)
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SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA - NOVEMBER 15: A team member in a monkey suit poses during the 2015 Red Bull Billy Cart Race at Centennial Park on November 15, 2015 in Sydney, Australia. The annual event challenges experienced and amateur racers to design and build their own non-motorised carts in the downhill race. (Photo by Mark Kolbe/Getty Images)
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SINJAR, IRAQ - NOVEMBER 16: Iraqi Kurdish forces attend a flag-raising ceremony at a post office destroyed by an airstrike on November 16, 2015 in Sinjar, Iraq. Kurdish forces, with the aid of months of U.S.-led coalition airstrikes, liberated the town from ISIL extremists, known in Arabic as Daesh, in recent days. Although the battle was deemed a major victory, much of the city lay in complete ruins. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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SINJAR, IRAQ - NOVEMBER 15: A Kurdish Peshmerga soldier passes by tires set afire days before by ISIL extremists to hinder airstrikes on November 15, 2015 in Sinjar, Iraq. Kurdish forces, with the aid of months of U.S.-led coalition airstrikes, liberated the town from ISIL extremists, known in Arabic as Daesh, in recent days. Although many minority Yazidis celebrated the victory, their home city of Sinjar lay in complete ruins. Local Yazidi fighters who fought with Kurdish forces and some former residents have been taking any salvagable items out of the rubble, the town being uninhabitable and perilously close to the frontline. (Photo by John Moore/Getty Images)
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PARIS, FRANCE - NOVEMBER 15: A rose is placed beside a bullet hole at La Belle Equipe restaraunt on Rue de Charonne following Fridays terrorist attack on November 15, 2015 in Paris, France. As France observes three days of national mourning members of the public continue to pay tribute to the victims of Friday's deadly attacks. A special service for the families of the victims and survivors is to be held at Paris's Notre Dame Cathedral later on Sunday.(Photo by Jeff J Mitchell/Getty Images)
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NEWTON, IA - NOVEMBER 19: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a town hall meeting during a campaign stop at Des Moines Area Community College Newton Campus on November 19, 2015 in Newton, Iowa. Trump is currently leading the race for the Republican presidential nomination in Iowa. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)
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BARRY, WALES - NOVEMBER 17: A man walks his dog on the beach as the wind strength increases on November 17, 2015 in Barry, Wales. The Met Office has issued weather warnings for parts of the UK for winds that could gust up to 80mph on exposed coastal areas later today, as the latest storm named Barney arrives from the Atlantic. (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)
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MARIBOR, SLOVENIA - NOVEMBER 17: The Ukraine fans celebrate qualification after the UEFA EURO 2016 qualifier play-off second leg match between Slovenia and Ukraine at Ljudski Vrt Stadium on November 17, 2015 in Maribor, Slovenia. (Photo by Laurence Griffiths/Getty Images)
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