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The Year in Photos: Events from around the world

April 27: Demonstrators climb on a destroyed Baltimore Police car during violent protests following the funeral of Freddie Gray in Baltimore, Maryland. (Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images)

July 20: FIFA president Sepp Blatter is surrounded by banknotes thrown by British comedian during a press conference in Zurich, Switzerland. (Ennio Leanza/Keystone via AP)

November 17: The Eiffel Tower illuminated with the French national colors in tribute to the victims of the Paris terror attacks. (Bertrand Guay/AFP/Getty Images)

November 15: People gather at a makeshift memorial in front of "Le Carillon" restaurant in Paris. (Alain Jocardalain/AFP/Getty Images)

October 15: London Mayor Boris Johnson knocks over Toki Sekiguchi during a casual rugby match in Tokyo. The boy was fine and Johnson later apologized and posed for pictures with the schoolboy. (Issei Kato/Reuters)

July 1: Pensioners try to get a number to enter inside a bank in Athens, Greece. About 1,000 bank branches around the country were ordered by the government to reopen to help desperate pensioners without ATM cards cash up to 120 euros from their retirement checks. (Daniel Ochoa de Olza/AP Photo)

April 25: Emergency rescue workers carry a victim on a stretcher after Dharara tower collapsed in Kathmandu, Nepal after an earthquake measuring 7.9 on the Richter scale. (Omar Havana/Getty Images)

June 13: Islamic State members direct refugees back to the city center at the Turkish Akcakale crossing gate in Sanliurfa, Turkey. (Bulent Kilic/AFP/Getty Images)

June 8: German chancellor Angela Merkel speaks with U.S. president Barack Obama during the G-7 summit in Germany. (Michaek Kappeler/AP Photo)

August 13: Migrants arrive on a dinghy at the southeastern island of Kos, Greece. (Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP Photo)

September 2: A paramilitary police officer investigates the scene before carrying the lifeless body of 3-year-old Aylan Kurdi from the sea shore in Bodrum, Turkey who, like many migrants, died while crossing the sea to Greece. (DHA/AP Photo)

October 25: Migrants move through the fields after crossing from Croatia, in Rigonce, Slovenia. (Darko Bandic/AP Photo)

May 2: Britain's Prince William and Kate, Duchess of Cambridge and their newborn baby princess, pose for the media as they leave St. Mary's Hospital in London. (Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP Photo)

April 15: A protester jumps on the table in front of the European Central Bank President Mario Draghi during a news conference in Frankfurt, Germany. (Kai Pfaffenbach/Reuters)

July 16: Muslim worshipers praying at the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, a day before the end of the fasting month of Ramadan. (AFP/Getty Images)

August 24: Residents rush away from a site hit by airstrikes in the Douma neighbourhood of Damascus, Syria. (Bassam Khabieh/Reuters)

June 26: Bodies are covered on a Tunisian beach, in Sousse, following an attack on tourists by Islamic State extremists. (Jawhara FM/AP Photo)

May 27: Britain's Queen Elizabeth, who ascended the throne aged just 25, made history in September when she became Britain's longest-reigning monarch. (Suzanne Plunkett/Reuters)

August 19: Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump hugs the American flag in Derry, New Hampshire. (Brian Snyder/Reuters)

November 1: A child's shoe is seen in front of debris from a Russian airliner which crashed in the Hassana area in Arish city, Egypt. (Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters)

May 9: Russian Defence Minister Sergei Shoigu salutes as he reviews units during the Victory Day military parade on Moscow's Red Square. (Mikhail Voskresenskiy/AFP/Getty Images)

August 13: Smoke billows behind rows of burnt out cars at the site of a series of explosions in Tianjin, northern China. (Greg Baker/AFP/Getty Images)

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