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A model displays a creation by French fashion designer Franck Sorbier

A model displays a creation by French fashion designer Franck Sorbier for his Haute Couture spring-summer 2006 collection presented in Paris.

Prince Harry on army exercise

Prince Harry, third in line to the British throne and pictured on army exercise, has announced he is to join the Blues and Royals regiment of the Household Cavalry.

A Palestinian votes at a polling station in Gaza City

An enthusiastic Palestinian votes at a polling station in Gaza City.

The Parthenon in Athens is shrouded in snow

The Parthenon in Athens is shrouded in white after heavy snowfalls in Greece.

A Nepalese police officer fires a teargas shell

A Nepalese police officer fires a teargas shell at students in the Patan Campus in Nepal's capital Kathmandu.

Wild ducks fly above a frozen lake in Bucharest, Romania

Wild ducks fly above a frozen lake in Bucharest, Romania, where at least 22 people have died during freezing temperatures.




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