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    JUNE 14: Sita Ram Baba, an Indian Hindu holy man, displays the yoga pose Vriksasana, or Tree pose, in Gauhati, India. Sunday marked the first International Yoga Day, which the government marked with a massive outdoor New Delhi gathering.

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    JUNE 14: Gavin Rosenau, 5, of Marysville, Ohio, grins as he holds on during a swing ride during the Marysville Days carnival.

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    JUNE 14: Istvan Levai of Slovakia grapples with an opponent during the bronze medal match of the Men's 66Kg Greco-Roman wrestling competition at the 1st European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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    JUNE 14: Argentinian soccer fans play at the beach in La Serena, Chile, where the Estadio La Portada is one of the venues where the Copa America Chile 2015 group B soccer matches will be held.

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    JUNE 14: A group of migrants huddle under emergency blankets on the seawall at the Saint Ludovic border crossing on the Mediterranean Sea between Vintimille, Italy, and Menton, France. Some 200 migrants, principally from Eritrea and Sudan, who attempted to cross the border were blocked by Italian police and French gendarmes.

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    JUNE 15: Supporters of Republican U.S. presidential candidate and former Florida governor Jeb Bush knock on the auditorium doors to gain entrance to his formal announcement of his candidacy for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination at a rally in Miami.

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    JUNE 15: Jeb Bush acknowledges supporters while formally announcing his candidacy for the 2016 Republican presidential nomination in Miami.

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    JUNE 15: Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton greets audience members at a campaign launch party in Concord, New Hampshire.

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    JUNE 15: Ioanna Xoulogi of Greece competes on the beam during the women's gymnastics team event at the 1st European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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    JUNE 15: A guard sits on the rubble of the house of Brigadier Fouad al-Emad, an army commander loyal to the Houthis, after air strikes destroyed it in Sanaa, Yemen. Warplanes from a Saudi-led coalition bombarded Sanaa overnight as the country's warring factions prepared for talks expected to start in Geneva.

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    JUNE 15: A Syrian refugee pleads with Turkish guards as he waits behind border fences to cross into Turkey at Akcakale border gate in Sanliurfa province. Turkish authorities eventually reopened the border, a security source said, adding that they expected as many as 10,000 people to come across.

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    JUNE 16: Jean Michel Saive of Belgium eyes the ball during his first-round singles table tennis match at the 1st European Games in Baku, Azerbaijan.

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    JUNE 16: Onlookers watch a man dive into the water, above Cleopatra's Beach, on a summer's day before the start of the holy month of Ramadan, which began on June 18, at the Mediterranean city of Marsa Matrouh, northwest of Cairo, Egypt.

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    JUNE 16: A Muslim woman uses a theodolite to perform "rukyah," the sighting of the new moon that signals the start of the holy month of Ramadan, in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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    JUNE 16; Paraguay's Pablo Aguilar, rear, and Paulo Da Silva jump to head the ball with Jamaica's Giles Barnes during their first round Copa America 2015 soccer match at Estadio Regional Calvo y Bascunan in Antofagasta, Chile.

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    JUNE 17: Emma McGowan, 27, laughs as she tries the Electronic Arts Star Wars Battlefront X-Wing Experience simulator at the Electronic Entertainment Expo in Los Angeles. Virtual reality gaming, once a distant concept, became the new battleground at this year's E3 convention, with developers seeking to win over fans with their immersive headsets and accessories.

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    JUNE 18: Trevor Cochran, 6, uses a kickboard during a swimming lesson at Gwen Cherry Park in Miami. About 500 children, ages 6-14, enrolled in “Learn-to-Swim” classes at Miami-Dade Parks pools and tens of thousands of kids and adults at aquatic facilities around the world, were part of a simultaneous worldwide swimming lesson Thursday in an attempt to set a new Guinness World Record for “The World’s Largest Swimming Lesson.”

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    JUNE 18: A race goer enjoys a cigar at Ladies Day at Royal Ascot, just south of London. The 304-year-old, five-day festival of horse racing and headwear is the centerpiece of England's summer social season. Hats are a must for women, and a good cigar never goes out of style.

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    JUNE 18: The Flame Towers, among Baku's famous skyscrapers, are pictured at sunset in Azerbaijan.

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    JUNE 18: Police lead Dylann Roof, 21, into the courthouse in Shelby, North Carolina, after his capture. Roof is charged with murdering nine people at a Bible-study meeting in Charleston, South Carolina.

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    JUNE 18: Mourners hold hands outside the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston, South Carolina, a day after a mass shooting left nine dead during a Bible study at the church. Dylann Roof, a 21-year-old white man, was arrested on Thursday and charged with murdering nine people at the historic African-American church. The U.S. Department of Justice is investigating Wednesday's attack as a hate crime, motivated by racism or other prejudice.

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    JUNE 18: Seuk Hyun Baek, of South Korea, hits from the rough on the seventh hole during the first round of the U.S. Open golf tournament at Chambers Bay in University Place, Washington.

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    JUNE 19: Civic workers stand on a road flooded by heavy rains in Mumbai, India. Heavy rains disrupted transportation for several days in the nation's capital.

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    JUNE 19: A boat captain grabs the finish line flag during a traditional Chinese Dragon Boat race in Taipei, Taiwan. Dragon boat races are in remembrance of Chu Yuan, an ancient Chinese scholar-statesman, who drowned in 277 B.C. while denouncing government corruption.

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