A Palestinian protester stands in front of buring tyres during clashes with Israeli security forces following a weekly demonstration against the expropriation of Palestinian land by Israel in the West Bank village of Kfar Qaddum, near Nablus, on May 2, 2014. AFP PHOTO/JAAFAR ASHTIYEH
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A participant on a lilo slides down a giant water slide that has been installed down Park Street on May 4, 2014 in Bristol, England. The 90m (295ft) slide was made from plastic sheets, hay bales, water and washing-up liquid and was the brainchild of artist Luke Jerram. The three hundred ticket holders who were picked from nearly 100,000 applicants took turns to hurtle down the slide watched by hundreds of spectators lining the street that was closed to traffic.
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Two hair models pose with poodles at the 'Hair and Beauty 2014' fair on May 4, 2014 in Frankfurt am Main, Germany. The OMC Hairworld World Cup will be held in Frankfurt from 3 to 5 May 2014, parallel to the Hair and Beauty 2014 fair. Around 1.000 participants from 50 countries will be fighting it out for the title.
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People celebrate the Indian Holi Festival May 3, 2014 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. The Hindu festival of Holi, also known as the Festival of Colors, marks the arrival of spring where participants throw colored powder and water on one another.
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US First Lady Michelle Obama gives a thumbs up at the annual White House Correspondent's Association Gala at the Washington Hilton hotel May 3, 2014 in Washington, D.C. The dinner is an annual event attended by journalists, politicians and celebrities.
Freed OSCE observer, Axel Schneider (C), speaks during a press conference, next to Danish Defense Minister Nicolai Wammen (2nd from L), German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen (5th from L) and Czech Defense Minister Martin Stropnicky (6th flrom L), following his release from captivity in eastern Ukraine at Tegel Airport on May 3, 2014 in Berlin, Germany. The detained delegation, who include mission workers from Germany, the Czech Republic, Denmark and other countries, were taken hostage by pro-Russian separatists a week ago near Slovyansk and freed earlier today.
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A crowd of hundreds of women priests stand on the steps of St Paul's Cathedral with the Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, before going inside for a special service to celebrate twenty years since the ordination of women priests on May 3, 2014 in London, England. More than 600 women priests attended the service which comes ahead of a vote in July when the Church of England is expected to pass legislation that will allow the women in the church to be ordained as Bishops.