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Editor's Choice
24 February 2017
31st anniversary of EDSA People Power Revolution
Former Philippine President Fidel Ramos (C) makes his ceremonial leap as former Senate President Juan Ponce Enrile (C-L) looks on during celebrations for the 31st anniversary of the EDSA People Power Revolution in Quezon City, east of Manila, Philippines 24 February 2017. The revolution led to the ousting of former dictator Ferdinand Marcos. Ramos and Enrile served as the Philippines Armed Forces Chief and Defense Minister, respectively, during the Marcos presidency.
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© epa / Rolex Dela Pena
South Africa xenophobia
A policeman shoots rubber bullets at Somali foreign residents during an anti-immigration march organized by the Mamelodi Concerned Residents group, through the streets of Pretoria, South Africa, 24 February 2017. A low-flying police helicopter was deployed at the march amid a stand-off between local protesters and foreigners, with both groups armed with sticks, bricks and knives.
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© epa / Kim Ludbrook
FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup in Kvitfjell
Kjetil Jansrud of Norway in action during the men's Downhill race at the FIS Alpine Skiing World Cup event in Kvitfjell, Norway, 24 February 2017.
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© epa / Ntb Scanpix / Vegard Wivestad Grott
Carnival parade in Mohacs
Participants wearing costumes and masks take part in the first day of a traditional carnival parade in Mohacs, Hungary, 23 February 2017. The carnival parade comprises of so-called busos, dressed in frightening costumes and using various noisy wooden rattlers. The parade is traditionally held on the seventh weekend before Easter and observed to symbolically drive away winter.
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© epa / Mti / Sandor Ujvari
Hindu festival of Maha Shivaratri
A sadhu, or holy man, smokes marijuana from a clay pipe during Maha Shivaratri festival celebrations at the Pashupati Temple in Kathmandu, Nepal, 24 February 2017. More than 100,000 Hindu devotees, including Sadhus from across the country and neighboring India, are taking part in the celebrations which are held to mark the birthday of Lord Shiva, the god of creation and destruction.
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© epa / Narendra Shrestha
Torres Vedras children carnival parade
Children dressed as clowns eat snacks while taking a break from the children's carnival parade in Torres Vedras, Portugal, 24 February 2017. The Carnival of Torres Vedras features several parades with the children's parade featuring elementary and middle school students wearing masks or costumes they have made themselves.
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© epa / Lusa / Miguel A. Lopes
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