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Nepalese people pay tribute in memory of the people who died in the earthquake on 25 April, at Durbar square in Kathmandu, Nepal, 07 May 2015. Thousands of Nepalese stand in front of various landmarks which were destroyed during the earthquake to mark the

A Thai visitor tries out the Samsung Galaxy Gear VR, a virtual reality device made with a smartphone, at the Thailand Mobile Expo 2015 Showcase in Bangkok, Thailand, 07 May 2015. Mobile handsets and smart devices are launched at the country`s biggest phon

Bulgaria's President Rosen Plevneliev at a ceremony marking the day of the Bulgarian Armed Forces, marked on May 6 (St George) every year.

Prince Henry of Wales (R) talks to New South Wales (NSW) Premier Mike Baird during a visit to the Sydney Opera House in Sydney, Australia, May 07, 2015.

The sun rises behind empty train tracks at the main station in Berlin, Germany, May 05, 2015. A week-long strike by German train drivers began early Tuesday, with no sign of a breakthrough in negotiations between the drivers` union and their bosses.

Survivors of Neuengamme attend a memorial event at the former Nazi concentration camp in Hamburg, Germany, 4 May 2015. The event was held to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe and the liberation of Neuengamme prisoners.

A wounded Israeli of Ethiopian origin during a protest against racism and what they say is excessive aggression by Israeli police, in Tel Aviv, Israel, May 03, 2015.


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The Day When WWII Ended

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Germany has a special duty to promote peace in the world, Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier said during a session of Berlin state parliament marking the 70th anniversary of the end of WWII, Berlin, Germany, 2 May 2015. EPA/BGNES

Commemoration events, exhibitions and celebrations are marking the end of World War II in Europe 70 years ago. ...

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