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Today in Pictures: January 9

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Image: *** BESTPIX *** Uniqlo Donates 50,000 Articles Of Clothing To Refugees

A refugee from Syria holds his daughter on his hand at a shelter for migrants and refugees run by the Berliner Stadtmission charity on Jan. 9, 2016 in Berlin. Fast Retailing Co., Ltd., the parent company of Uniqlo, is donating approximately 50,000 articles of clothing to help refugees in Germany to stay warm through the winter. Germany took in approximately 1.1 million migrants and refugees in 2015.

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Image: *** BESTPIX *** Virginia Tech v Duke

Grayson Allen of the Duke Blue Devils dunks the ball against the Virginia Tech Hokies during their game at Cameron Indoor Stadium on Jan. 9 in Durham, North Carolina.

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Image: *** BESTPIX *** US And Coalition Partners Conduct Air War Against ISIL

An airman guides a U.S. Air Force C-17 Globemaster after it returned from delivering cargo to Baghdad to a base in an undisclosed location in the Persian Gulf Region. The U.S. military and coalition forces use the base to transport troops and equipment supporting Operation Inherent Resolve against ISIS. They also launch unmanned drones to attack ISIS positions in the region.

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Image: Demonstration of Pegida against the arrival of refugees in Europe

Supporters of the anti-immigrant PEGIDA movement, or Patriotic Europeans against the Islamization of the Occident, yell at an Arab woman who appeared in a window to watch the marchers during a protest in Antwerp, Belgium.

Gallery: New Year's Eve Assaults Spark Anti-Migrant Protests in Germany

Image: Swaranjali 2016 music festival in Bangalore

A boy plays saxophone in a marching band in Bangalore, India. The festival promotes classical Indian music but also includes foreign instruments.

Image: Dog sled racing in Germany

A musher sets off with his dogs during the first dog sled race of 2016 in Hasselfelde, Germany. Due to a lack of snow, the race was run with carts.


An Afghan boy pushes a wheelbarrow as he transports thorns to be used as fuel for cooking on the outskirts of Herat.

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Image: Funeral of killed Palestinians

Mourners gather around the bodies of four Palestinians during their funeral in the West Bank village of Sae'er, near Hebron. According to the Israeli Army, the Palestinians were killed Friday by Israeli forces while attempting two separate stabbing attacks.


Peugeot's French driver Cyril Despres and co-driver David Castera compete during Stage 6 of the Dakar Rally near Uyuni, Bolivia. Originally the Paris-Dakar rally, the race has been in South America since security concerns forced the cancellation of the 2008 rally. 

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Image: Joaquin El Chapo Guzman

Mexican drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman is escorted by soldiers and marines to a waiting helicopter at a federal hangar in Mexico City, late on Friday, Jan. 8. The world's most wanted drug lord was recaptured by Mexican marines Friday, six months after he fled through a tunnel from a maximum security prison in an escape that deeply embarrassed the government and strained ties with the United States. 

Gallery: Friday in Pictures

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