January 22 – 30, 2015: Protests

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A protester holds a bat puppet with the number 43 during a march marking the fourth month since the disappearance of 43 students from a rural teachers’ college, in Mexico City, Monday, January 26, 2015. Prosecutors have said police kidnapped the students on Sept. 26 in the southern state of Guerrero and handed them over to drug gang members, who killed them and burned the bodies, but protesters said Monday the government has failed to clear up doubts. (Photo by Eduardo Verdugo/AP Photo)

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January 22 – 30, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 5

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A woman walks past children playing on the beach at Camps Bay, near the city of Cape Town, South Africa, Saturday, January 24, 2015. Camps Bay is a affluent suburb forming a integral part of the Western Cape tourist root in South Africa. (Photo by Schalk van Zuydam/AP Photo)

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January 22 – 30, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 4

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A baby is seen suspended in a cloth hammock at a food stall at Sungai Arut market in Pangkalan Bun, January 28, 2015. (Photo by Reuters/Beawiharta)

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January 22 – 30, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 3

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A bride and groom pose for photographs on one of the lion statues in Trafalgar Square in London January 25, 2015. (Photo by Luke MacGregor/Reuters)

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January 22 – 30, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 2

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The frame of a car with a text that reads in Portuguese “Welcome to the desert of Cantareira”, written on its side, is revealed by the receding waters of the Atibainha reservoir, part of the Cantareira System that provides water to the Sao Paulo metropolitan area, in Nazare Paulista, Brazil, Thursday, January 29, 2015. The southeastern Brazil is suffering the worst drought in more than eight decades and authorities put Sao Paulo in a state of alarm when the water utility director said that rationing could be implemented in a dramatic five days-off, two days-on. (Photo by Andre Penner/AP Photo)

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January 22 – 30, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 1

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One of the crew of the Italian sailing team of Luca Dubbini and Roberto Dubbini, in the 49er class, hangs onto the hull after capsizing during the ISAF Sailing World Cup Miami on Biscayne Bay, Monday, January 26, 2015, in Miami. Sailors from 63 countries are competing in the regatta featuring Olympic and Paralympic class racing. Sailors faced windy conditions as a cold front passed through the region. (Photo by Lynne Sladky/AP Photo)

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Ice Bucket Challenge in China

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A woman wearing bikini takes part in an ice bucket challenge in Tianmenshan, Zhangjiajie, Hunan province, January 24, 2015. Around 30 people participated in the game during winter on top of Tianmenshan on Saturday, according to local media. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)

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Members of the Community Police of the FUSDEG in Mexico

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A member of the Community Police of the FUSDEG (United Front for the Security and Development of the State of Guerrero) poses with a weapon during events to mark the first anniversary of the force’s operations in Ocotito, January 23, 2015. Based on the traditional indigenous justice system, the Community Police is made up of volunteers from different communities of Guerrero, and was created in response to the spate of violence in several locations in the state. (Photo by Jorge Dan Lopez/Reuters)

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January 16 – 22, 2015: Protests

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A FEMEN activist, who is protesting against the financial world, discusses with police at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Thursday, January 22, 2015. The meeting runs from Jan. 21 through Jan. 24. (Photo by Michel Euler/AP Photo)

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January 16 – 22, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 3

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Carnival masks are seen at a costume factory in a suburb of Rio de Janeiro January 22, 2015. A total of 250,000 masks will be made for the upcoming “Brazil Carnival” festival from February 14 to 17, according to the manufacturer. (Photo by Sergio Moraes/Reuters)

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January 16 – 22, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 2

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Japan’s Kimiko Date-Krumm rests on her racquet during a training session at Melbourne Park January 18, 2015. The Australian Open tennis tournament begins on January 19. (Photo by Issei Kato/Reuters)

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January 16 – 22, 2015: The Week in Photos, Part 1

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A general view of the Dam Square, where locals can pick the flowers for free in a specially created garden during the official opening of the tulip season, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, January 17, 2015. (Photo by Koen van Weel/EPA)

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Protests in Brazil

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A demonstrator attends a protest against fare hikes for city buses in Rio de Janeiro January 16, 2015. Amid a marked economic downturn and high inflation, bus fares went up in Sao Paulo, Brazil’s largest city, from 3 to 3.50 reais, and in Rio, the former capital, from 3.0 to 3.40 reais. (Photo by Mauro Pimentel/Reuters)

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Clashes over Cartoons

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A policeman uses his gun to disperse protesters during a protest against satirical French weekly Charlie Hebdo, in Karachi January 16, 2015. (Photo by Akhtar Soomro/Reuters)

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January 10 – 16: The Week in Photos, Part 3

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A man walks along a newly-built tunnel, consisting of rainbow colours, in Zhengzhou, Henan province January 13, 2015. The 400-metre-long tunnel is the first of this kind in China, local media reported. (Photo by Reuters/Stringer)

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