Myanmar's ruling party conceded defeat in the country's general election on Monday as the opposition led by democracy figurehead Aung San Suu Kyi appeared on course for a landslide victory.
. One of thousands of poppy crosses is placed on the grounds of Westminster Abbey at the Field of Remembrance in central London. Britain honors its war dead on Armistice Day on November 11.
. An aerial view shows the dam that burst in Mariana, Brazil. As despair turns to anger over a deadly dam burst at a Brazilian mine, lawmakers pushed on Tuesday for tougher regulations in a new mining code and iron ore giant Vale SA came under pressure to help mourning families and contain the environmental impact. In five days of rescue efforts in towns ravaged by the massive mudflow, six bodies have been found and 22 people are still missing, making it one of the worst mining disasters in Brazil's history.
. Natives from the Kayapo and Pataxo ethnic groups take photos with their mobile phones during a protest in front of tBrazil's Congress in Brasilia. Lawmakers were discussing a law that changes the demarcation of native lands.
. A man enjoys the sunshine on the shore of Lake Geneva near Lausanne, Switzerland, as the country experienced record-breaking temperatures.
. Pope Francis kisses a baby as he arrives at the Artemio Franchi stadium to celebrate a Mass during his visit to Florence, Italy. Pope Francis insisted in his speeches that the Catholic Church shun all temptations of power, prestige and money as he pressed his reform agenda amid a new scandal at the Vatican.
. A dinghy carrying refugees and migrants crosses the Aegean Sea from Turkey to the Greek island of Lesbos. Lesbos and other Greek Aegean islands are at the forefront of the greatest migration challenge facing the European Union since World War II. Over 600,000 migrants and refugees, mostly from war-torn Syria, have landed in Greece this year, but nearly 500 have died in the Aegean.
. Britain's Prince Charles is reflected in a door as he visits the Seppeltsfield Winery in the Barossa Valley of South Australia. Prince Charles and his wife Camilla are on a two-week tour of New Zealand and Australia.
. A Syrian child reacts as he receives first aid in a field hospital following an airstrike by forces loyal to the Syrian government in the rebel-held area of Douma, on the outskirts of Damascus, Syria. According to the opposition, at least ten civilians were killed by the airstrikes in Douma on Tuesday.
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