In Pictures

A farmer empties a milk canister as part of a protest against the government`s planned pension reforms in the city of Korinthos, some 80 km west of Athens, Greece, February 04, 2016.

Greek farmers park their tractors to block a road in front of the White Tower, during a protest in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, February 05, 2016.

Greek farmers park their tractors to block a road in front of the White Tower, during a protest in Thessaloniki, northern Greece, February 05, 2016.

A Cambodian health official searches for mosquitos in a house in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, February 04, 2016, as part of a prevention initiative to halt the spread of the Zika virus after the WHO declared a public health emergency.

Snowdrops have blossomed early this year in Bulgaria, due to the unusually mild weather in the first days of February, which is expected to be followed by a colder snap.

Municipal workers of Mytilini load lifejackets gathered during the past year from various landing areas around Lesvos Island, Greece, Feb 02, 2016. About 14,000 lifejackets used and discarded by refugees and migrants will be used by artist Ai Weiwei for a

Pro-Russian rebels take part in their military exercises about 30 km of Lugansk, Ukraine, February 03, 2016.

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Brazil's Carnival Kicks Off, Leaving Trouble Aside

1 of 20 | February 6, 2016, Saturday // 15:09 EPA/BGNES

Members of the samba school of the special group Nene de Vila Matilde perform during a parade of the Carnival of Sao Paulo.

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