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DECEMBER 15, 2015: A view of giant numbers covered in light bulbs that will be used to ring in 2016 during an event promoting New Year's Eve in Times Square in New York.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JUSTIN LANE / EPA

NOVEMBER 15, 2015: A large crowd gathers to lay flowers and candles in front of the Carillon restaurant in Paris. 130 people were killed and hundreds injured in the terror attacks which targeted the Bataclan concert hall, the Stade de France national sports stadium, and several restaurants and bars in the French capital.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: IAN LANGSDON / EPA

DECEMBER 9, 2015: A light beam from the Turkish Coastal Guard ship UMUT shown on a boat carrying Syrian migrants as they attempt to reach Greek Island Chios at the Agean Sea.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TOLGA BOZOGLU / EPA

OCTOBER 24, 2015: Police escort migrants and asylum seekers as they walk to a refugee centre after crossing the Croatian-Slovenian border near Rigonce.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JURE MAKOVEC / AFP/Getty Images

DECEMBER 3, 2015: Volunteers walk on a pile of lifejackets left behind by refugees and migrants who arrived to the Greek island of Lesbos after crossing the Aegean sea from Turkey.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ARIS MESSINIS / AFP/Getty Images

SEPTEMBER 3, 2015: A Turkish police officer stands next to a migrant child's dead body off the shores in Bodrum, southern Turkey, after a boat carrying refugees sank while reaching the Greek island of Kos.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: NILUFER DEMIR / AFP/Getty Images

OCTOBER 10, 2015: A model presents a creation by Portuguese designer Valentim Quaresma during the Lisbon Fashion Week in Portugal.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MIGUEL A. LOPES / EPA

NOVEMBER 10, 2015: A dancer of French company Adrien M / Claire B performs the piece 'Hakanai' during the Second International Dance Biennial in Cali, Colombia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: CHRISTIAN ESCOBAR MORA / EPA

OCTOBER 23, 2015: An Indonesian man rides a wooden boat amid thick yellow haze on Kahayan river in Palangkaraya, Indonesia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HUGO HUDOYOKO / EPA

NOVEMBER 9, 2015: A couple under an umbrella stands in the background with other visitors attracted at an illumination show at an amusement park in Tokyo.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: KIMIMASA MAYAMA / EPA

SEPTEMBER 23, 2015: Kenyan police officers control the crowd from getting close to a man after rescuing him from being beaten in Nairobi, Kenya.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DANIEL IRUNGU / EPA

NOVEMBER 7, 2015: Syrian men receive first aid in a field hospital following an airstrike by forces loyal to the Syrian government in the rebel-held area of Douma, outskirts of Damascus, Syria.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MOHAMMED BADRA / EPA

DECEMBER 18, 2015: An Israeli border police vehicle shoots tear gas at Palestinians during clashes on the outskirts of the West Bank city of Bethlehem.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABED AL HASHLAMOUN / EPA

OCTOBER 19, 2015: A Yemeni woman carries her baby at a therapeutic feeding center in a hospital in Sanaa, Yemen. According to UNICEF, more than 500,000 children under the age of five are at risk of severe acute malnutrition in Yemen.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: YAHYA ARHAB / EPA

SEPTEMBER 25, 2015: Mobile phones light up the crowd of people attending the last leg of the election campaign of the pro-sovereignty bloc 'Together for the Yes' in Barcelona, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALBERTO ESTEVEZ / EPA

SEPTEMBER 24, 2015: Homebound people overcrowd a train in an attempt to travel to their villages, ahead of the Eid Al-Adha celebrations, at the Airport Railway Station in Dhaka, Bangladesh.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ABIR ABDULLAH / EPA

DECEMBER 7, 2015: A nurse holds the hand of a Chinese elderly patient lying on her bed in a nursing home in Beijing.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: HOW HWEE YOUNG / EPA

SEPTEMBER 17, 2015: A fishing boat that was ran aground by the sea while moored in the port of Coquimbo, Chile, after an 8.3-magnitude earthquake struck offshore in the Pacific, killing at least 10 people and triggering tsunami waves along its northern coast.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARTIN BERNETTI / AFP/Getty Images

AUGUSAT 27, 2015: Darya Klishina of Russia competes in the women's Long Jump qualification of the Beijing 2015 IAAF World Championships at the National Stadium in China.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DIEGO AZUBEL / EPA

AUGUST 27, 2015: Athletes in action during the international parachuting competition Mountain Gravity in Quinto, Switzerland.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SAMUEL GOLAY / EPA

JULY 22, 2015: Mountaineers traversing a glacier with ice and snow on the way to the Allalinhorn above the Feegletscher glacier in Valais, Switzerland.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: DOMINIC STEINMANN / EPA

JULY 20, 2015: FIFA president Joseph 'Sepp' Blatter reacts while banknotes thrown by British Comedian Simon Brockin hurtle through the air during a press conference following the extraordinary FIFA Executive Committee at the FIFA headquarters in Zurich, Switzerland.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ENNIO LEANZA / EPA

JULY 20, 2015: A beluga whale sprays water towards visitors during a summer attraction at the Hakkeijima Sea Paradise aquarium in Yokohama, Japan.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TOSHIFUMI KITAMURA / AFP/Getty Images

JULY 18, 2015: A diver swims near a giant Gorgonian sea fan in the Red Sea, near Sharm El-Sheikh, Egypt. Gorgonians are soft corals that can be found in oceans around the world.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SERGEY DOLZHENKO / EPA

JULY 18, 2015: Tom Barman, singer of Belgian band Deus, performs live during the second day of the Super Rock festival, in Lisbon, Portugal.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARIO CRUZ / EPA

JULY 17, 2015: The bright line of the Milky Way shines above the old oaks at the Rogalin landscape Park near Poznan, Poland.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: LUKASZ OGRODOWCZYK / EPA

JULY 12, 2015: General view of the Estafeta street packed with people during the 6th bullrun of Sanfermines in Pamplona, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: VILLAR LOPEZ / EPA

JULY 8, 2015: 13-year-old jockey Purevsurengiin Togtokhsuren playing basketball after taking care of the horses in Khui Doloon Khudag, some 50 kms west of Ulan Bator. Despite being only 13 years old, Togtokhsuren is riding for the fifth time in the national races for Mongolia's summer festival, known as Naadam.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOHANNES EISELE / AFP/Getty Images

MAY 2, 2015: Chance Forney (L) kisses Sam Hunsicker (C-L) as church members wrap them and others in ribbons from a maypole during a Beltaine celebration at Four Quarters Interfaith Sanctuary in Artemas, Pennsylvania.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM LO SCALZO / EPA

APRIL 19, 2015: People participate in the "Color Run 2015" in Paris.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JOEL SAGET / AFP/Getty Images

APRIL 8, 2015: An Israeli boy swims next to sheep belonging to a Palestinian farmer in the West Bank village of Al-Auja in the Jordan Valley during the Jewish Passover holiday.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MENAHEM KAHANA / AFP/Getty Images

APRIL 23, 2015: View from Frutillar, southern Chile, showing volcanic lightnings and lava spewed from the Calbuco volcano.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: MARTIN BERNETTI / AFP/Getty Images

MARCH 13, 2015: Smoke billows from the forest around Valparaiso, in Chile.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ALBERTO MIRANDA SAN MARTIN / AFP/Getty Images

FEBRUARY 25, 2015: A view of Lower Manhattan from the Staten Island Ferry as the New York Harbor is filled with large chunks of ice.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: TIMOTHY A. CLARY / AFP/Getty Images

AUGUST 8, 2015: Residents gather to see huge waves stirred up by strong wind as typhoon Soudelor draws near the mainland of China in Wenling.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: STR / AFP/Getty Images

FEBRUARY 8, 2015: Madonna performs on stage at the 57th Annual Grammy Awards in Los Angeles.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: ROBYN BECK / AFP/Getty Images

MARCH 26, 2015: Dozens of Sandhill cranes fly past the setting sun during their annual migration through central Nebraska just outside Gibbon.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: JIM LO SCALZO / EPA

OCTOBER 23, 2015: Hayden Paddon of New Zealand driving his HYUNDAI i20 WRC during Day 2 of the Rally de Espana, Costa Daurada, Salou, Spain.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: REPORTER IMAGES / EPA

NOVEMBER 28, 2015: Competitors in action during the Motocross race Red Bull Knock Out at The Hague Beach, Netherlands.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: REMKO DE WAAL / EPA

DECEMBER 13, 2015: Daniela Iraschko-Stolz of Austria is airborne during the Women's Normal hill individual HS100 competition at the FIS Ski Jumping World Cup in Nizhniy Tagil, Russia.

PHOTOGRAPH BY: SERGEI ILNITSKY / EPA

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