In Pictures

Day in pictures: 18 November 2014

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world during the past 24 hours.

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Image caption A Kurdish boy, whose family fled the Syrian town of Kobane, looks out from the inside of a refugee camp in the border town of Suruc
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Image caption A young woman places a lighted candle in front of a picture of former Czech President Vaclav Havel in Prague on the 25th anniversary of Czechoslovakia's Velvet Revolution
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Image caption Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi is hugged by his Australian counterpart Tony Abbott during a reception at the Melbourne Cricket Ground
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Image caption Doctors from Operation Smile perform surgeries on patients with facial deformities at a hospital in Hanoi, Vietnam
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Image caption A health official arrives at a duck farm in Yorkshire in the UK where 6,000 birds were discovered to be infected with bird flu
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Image caption Riot police walk past burning barricades in Thessaloniki in Greece after 40,000 people marched to commemorate the 1973 students' uprising