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A man dressed as Santa Claus boards a S-Bahn suburban train in Hamburg, Germany, 28 November 2015. S-Bahn Hamburg GmbH`s decorated traditional Christmas train operates on four Saturdays during advent.

Competitors in action during the Motocross race Red Bull Knock Out at The Hague Beach, The Hague, Netherlands, 28 November 2015. This is the largest and toughest motocross beach race in the world.

Civil Guard agents detain one of three people accused of taking part in a network that sent people to Syria in order to fight with the Islamic State (IS), in Barcelona, Spain, 28 November 2015.

Thai brides-to-be run to compete in the `Running of the Brides 4` event in Bangkok, Thailand, 28 November 2015. One hundred Thai couples competed in the event aimed to win the one million baht prizes (28,000 US dollars or 26,000 euro) on a dream wedding p

Refugees and migrants await permission to enter the registration and transit camp after crossing the border between Greece and Macedonia, near Gevegelija, Macedonia, November 21, 2015.

Riot police clash with fans before the Greek Super League soccer match between Panathinaikos Athens and Olympiakos Piraeus at Apostolos Nikolaidis Stadium in Athens, Greece, November 22, 2015. The match was suspended by the referee due to fan violence.

A rainbow is not the kind of typical phenomenon for a Bulgarian autumn. Sofia, November 22, 2015.


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World Monuments Light up in French Flag Colours in Show of Solidarity after Paris Attacks

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Cibeles palace, headquarters of the City Hall of Madrid, is illuminated in the colours of the French flag as a homage to the victims of the Paris attacks, in Madrid, Spain, on 14 November 2015. Photo by EPA/BGNES

Countries around the world have lit up some of their landmark monuments in the red, white and blue colours of the French flag in solidarity with France following Friday’s terror attacks in Paris.

At least 129 people were killed and 352 injured in the multiple attacks in the French capital claimed by the Islamic State group.



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