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    FEB. 20: A model presents a creation of Gareth Pugh in a catwalk show at London Fashion Week Autumn/Winter 2016.

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    FEB. 20: Soldiers from a special unit of the People's Armed Police in Xinjiang attend a training session in Kashgar, China.

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    FEB. 21: A child sleeps on a blanket pulled by two men as refugees and migrants walk toward the Greek-Macedonian border, near the village of Idomeni, Greece.

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    FEB. 21: Injured Egyptian fruit bats hang on a teddy bear at the home of Nora Lifschitz, 28, a Tel Aviv woman who began caring for injured fruit bats two years ago and now has nearly 70 of the flying mammals. She plans to release the animals back into nature once they are healthy.

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    FEB. 21: People walk along the balcony corridors of the Pan Pacific Hotel in Singapore.

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    FEB. 22: A woman poses with Flash, a golden retriever, at a Manhattan press event for the American Kennel Club to reveal the nation's most popular dog breeds. For the 25th consecutive year, the family-friendly Labrador retriever was designated the most popular dog in America.

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    FEB. 22: Actor Kevin Spacey stands beside a portrait of his House of Cards character President Frank J. Underwood on the day of its unveiling at the Smithsonian's National Portrait Gallery in Washington. The portrait was painted by British artist Jonathan Yeo.

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    FEB. 22: A Buddhist monk lights a candle at Wat Phra Dhammakaya during a ceremony on Makha Bucha Day in Pathum Thani province, north of Bangkok. The Dhammakaya temple is regarded as the country's richest Buddhist temple. Makha Bucha Day honours Buddha and his teachings, and falls on the full moon day of the third lunar month.

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    FEB. 22: U.S. Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio parts the curtains to view the crowd before being introduced during a campaign event in Reno, Nevada.

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    FEB. 22: An elephant covered with a decorated hood walks in the annual Nawam Perahera street parade in Colombo, Sri Lanka. More than 50 elephants took part in the parade, along with a procession of traditional dancers, fire twirlers and traditional musicians.

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    FEB. 22: Residents with empty containers crowd around a municipal tanker to fetch water in New Delhi, India. The Indian army took control of a canal that supplies three-fifths of Delhi's water, raising hope that a water crisis in the metropolis of more than 20 million people could be averted.

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    FEB. 23: The Berenson robot strolls among visitors during the exhibition "Persona : Oddly Human" at the Quai Branly museum in Paris. The robot, developed in France in 2011, is the brainchild of anthropologist Denis Vidal and robotics engineer Philippe Gaussier. Its programming allows it to record reactions of museum visitors to certain pieces of art and then use the data to develop its own "opinion" on whether not it likes a certain work of art within an exhibition.

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    FEB. 24: A migrant wrapped in a thermal blanket disembarks from the Italian naval vessel Cigala, in the Sicilian harbor of Augusta, Italy.

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    FEB. 24: On the alert for an ark? Giraffes watch from their enclosure at Jerusalem's Biblical Zoo.

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    FEB. 25: A tiger leaps while being trained at the Tiger Temple in Kanchanaburi province, west of Bangkok, Thailand.

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    FEB. 25: Caroline Cruz makes mischief while her father, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz, talks with family and supporters onstage at the conclusion of the Republican U.S. presidential candidates debate in Houston, Texas.

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    FEB. 25: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg, center, and guests use Gear VR virtual reality headsets during an awards ceremony for the newly established Axel Springer Award in Berlin, Germany. The Facebook founder was the first to receive the award.

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    FEB. 25: Venezuelan congressmen leave the Itamaraty Palace after a meeting with Brazilian Foreign Minister Mauro Vieira in Brasilia, Brazil.

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    FEB. 25: A protester attends a U.S. House Appropriations hearing on "World Wide Threats" on Capitol Hill.

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    FEB. 25: Crowds watch from a railway platform as the Flying Scotsman steam engine prepares to leave Kings Cross station in London. The locomotive made its official return to steam with a celebratory "Inaugural Run" along the East Coast Mainline after a decade-long $5.8 million restoration.

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    FEB. 25: Japanese college students publicly declare they will do their best in trying to find work, during a Tokyo pep rally to boost job hunters' morale.

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    FEB. 25: This Bernie Sanders action figure prototype was created by FCTRY, a Brooklyn, New York, product design company that plans to mass-produce a 6-inch-tall plastic caricature of the U.S. senator from Vermont.

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    FEB. 25: Andrew Cash heads for home after an unsuccessful afternoon of ice fishing for trout on Sabbathday Lake in New Gloucester, Maine. Rain and temperatures in the mid-50s left a reflective layer of water on top of the ice.

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    FEB. 26: Supporters of prominent Iraqi Shi'ite cleric Moqtada al-Sadr shout slogans during a protest against corruption in Tahrir Square in Baghdad.

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