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Monday in Pictures: January 4

An earthquake in India, bad news for U.S. stocks, a gigantic statue and more in today's news pictures.

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People carry their sledges up the hill during this winter's first snow at the Feldberg mountain, 20km west of Frankfurt, Germany.

KAI PFAFFENBACH / Reuters
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The Fuego Volcano in Guatemala begins a new weak eruption phase with moderate explosions and 'rumblings.' 

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An Indian resident stands among damaged buildings in Imphal, after a strong 6.7 magnitude earthquake struck north-east India near the country's borders with Myanmar and Bangladesh.

 

GALLERY: Strong Earthquake Hits Northeast India

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An earthquake victim puts her hand on her forehead as she is given treatment at a hospital an earthquake struck Imphal, India.

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A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange as holiday decorations are left on the ground.

 

READ: China Worries Send U.S. Stocks Tumbling; Dow Down 1.58 Percent

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Iraqi security forces and allied Sunni tribal fighters help trapped civilians leave neighborhoods under ISIS’s in Ramadi, 70 miles west of Baghdad, Iraq.

 

GALLERY: Iraqi Forces Battle to Retake Ramadi From ISIS

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Afghan football fans cheer for their national team as they watch a live broadcast of the SAFF Championship match between India and Afghanistan shown on a screen at Shar-e- Naw Park in Kabul.

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Prayer flags fly in front of the Ganden Sumtsenling Monastery in Shangri-La, Yunnan, China.

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A crane hangs next to a giant statue of China’s late chairman Mao Zedong which is under construction near crop fields in Tongxu county, Henan province, China.

CHINA STRINGER NETWORK / Reuters
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Snow-covered buildings and churches stand in the Maronite Christian town of Besharre that overlooks the valley of Qadisha, north of Beirut, Lebanon. 

 

GALLERY: Yesterday in Pictures

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