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A flash flood hits the colourful historic centre of the city of Trujillo, 570km north of Lima, bringing mud and debris. The El Nino climate phenomenon is causing muddy rivers to overflow along the entire Peruvian coast, isolating communities and neighbourhoods. (STR, CELSO ROLDAN/AFP)

French police fire tear gas in clashes with hooded demonstrators in Paris as thousands marched against "police brutality". (Thomas SAMSON/AFP)

Iraqi forces, consisting of the Iraqi federal police and the elite Rapid Response Division, advance in the Old City in western Mosul during an offensive to retake the city from Islamic State (IS) group fighters. (AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP)

Thousands of people participate in the 12th Annual Florida AIDS Walk & Music Festival on Fort Lauderdale Beach, which raised over US$1.4 million to support local HIV/AIDS services. (AP Photo by Jesus Aranguren/Invision for AIDS Healthcare Foundation/AP Images)

Manchester United's Marouane Fellaini (L) scores his side's first goal of the game during their English Premier League football match against Middlesbrough at the Riverside Stadium, Middlesbrough, England. United move up to fifth place after a 3-1 win. (Nigel French/PA via AP)

Manchester City's Raheem Sterling (C) clashes with Liverpool's goalkeeper Simon Mignolet during the English Premier League football match at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, north west England. Sergio Aguero netted a 69th-minute equaliser in a 1-1 draw.  (PAUL ELLIS/AFP)

Elena Vesnina defeated fellow Russian Svetlana Kuznetsova 6-7 (6/8), 7-5, 6-4 to win the women's final at the WTA Indian Wells Masters in Indian Wells, California. (FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP)

Bangladesh's Tamim Iqbal (C) plays a shot as Sri Lankan wicketkeeper Niroshan Dickwella (L) looks on during the second and final Test cricket match in Colombo. Bangladesh beat Sri Lanka by four wickets, ending the two-Test series in a draw. (Ishara S. KODIKARA/AFP)

A wildfire near the University of Colorado in Boulder burned through about 25 hectares of woodland, prompting authorities to evacuate at least 1,000 people the drought-hit region. (RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post via AP)

Members of South Korea's Agency for KIA Recovery and Identification check the remains of Chinese soldiers, who fought during the Korean War, in Incheon. The remains of 28 Chinese soldiers killed during the 1950-53 Korean War will return home for permanent burial. (JUNG YEON-JE/AFP)

A Papuan activist whose body is painted in the colours of 'Morning Star' separatist flag shouts slogans as police officers stand guard during a protest against the US mining giant Freeport-McMoRan Copper & Gold Inc. in Jakarta, Indonesia. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)

A woman collects burnt fish from the ground after a massive fire in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. The fire raged at the biggest fish and clothing market in the centre of the capital. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)

A picture taken on Mar 20, 2017 in South Sudan's northwestern city of Wau shows people gathering near a plane wreckage after a jet crash-landed, leaving at least 37 people injured. (LAWRENCE UGALI/AFP)

Australian batsman Peter Handscomb plays a shot as Indian wicketkeeper Wriddhiman Saha looks on during the fifth day of the third cricket Test match at the Jharkhand State Cricket Association (JSCA) Stadium complex in Ranchi. Australia held out for a draw. (SAJJAD HUSSAIN/AFP)

FDJ's Italian rider Davide Cimolai poses with the trophy on the podium after winning the first stage of the 97th Volta Catalunya 2017, a 178.9km ride starting and finishing in Calella. (Josep LAGO/AFP)

Switzerland's Nadine Lehmann prepares to release the stone against Canada for the CPT World Women's Curling Championship 2017 (WWCC) held in Beijing's Capital Gymnasium, China. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)

Protesters shout slogans during a rally calling for ousted President Park Geun-hye's arrest outside the prosecutors' office in Seoul, South Korea. Park arrived at the prosecutors' office for questioning over a corruption scandal that led to her removal from office. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

Employees work at a production line of the JBS-Friboi chicken processing plant in Lapa, Parana State, Brazil. Police have halted exports by 21 meat processers suspected of bribing inspectors to issue them bogus health certificates for rotten meat. (RODRIGO FONSECA/AFP)

A poster on a van advertises a march against Brexit called Unite for Europe, drives past the Palace of Westminster, in London. Prime Minister Theresa May announced that she will trigger Article 50 on Mar 29 to start the process to leave the EU. (AP Photo/Alastair Grant)

A man walks past a Republican mural in the Bogside area of Londonderry, Northern Ireland. Martin McGuinness, the Irish Republican Army commander who led his underground paramilitary movement toward reconciliation with Britain, died on Mar 21, 2017. (AP Photo/Peter Morrison)

Migrants wait to be rescued from a sinking dingey off the Libyan coasal town of Zawiyah, east of the capital, as they attempted to cross from the Mediterranean to Europe. Libya has in two days rescued 420 migrants. (Abdullah ELGAMOUDI/AFP)

Members of the Barrio 18 gang, who participated in the recent prison riot, wait for a judge inside a courtroom in Guatemala City. Security forces rescued four guards whom gang members held as hostages after a riot that began last Sunday at a juvenile correctional facility. (AP/Moises Castillo)

Sweden's Anna Hasselborg shouts in between the stones during a match against Scotland in the CPT World Women's Curling Championship 2017 (WWCC) in Beijing. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

A rhino is dehorned by a zoo veterinary surgeon in its enclosure at Dvur Kralove Zoo, Czech Republic, as a safety measure to reduce the risk of potential poaching attack. (Courtesy of Dvur Kralove Zoo/Simona Jirickova/Handout via REUTERS)

Chinese Ambassador to South Korea Qiu Guohong (2nd-L) covers caskets containing the remains of Chinese soldiers killed during the 1950-53 Korean War with Chinese national flags during a handing-over ceremony at the Incheon International Airport in Incheon, South Korea (Ahn Young-joon/POOL/AFP)

Armed police officers guard at a police cordon outside the Houses of Parliament in central London. A police officer was stabbed and the alleged assailant shot by armed police following an incident, a government minister said. (Daniel LEAL-OLIVAS/AFP)

Workers inspect the site of a train crash at the train station of Lucerne where a Eurocity train of Trenitalia derailed. Seven people were injured when the train travelling from the Italian city of Milan to Basel in Switzerland derailed. (AFP/Michael Buholzer)

Fighters running down a street past a rising plume of smoke from a burning tyre in the Syrian town of Tayyibat al-Imam, in the countryside of the central province of Aleppo. A US-led coalition strike is reported to have killed 33 civilians in northern Syria. (Omar haj kadour/AFP

British tanks and other military vehicles are unloaded at the port Estonian of Paldiski. These military machines belong to British-led battalion who will be stationed in Estonia as part of NATO's plan to reinforce its eastern flank to deter a resurgent Russia. (Raul Mee/AFP)

Chinese boys in jerseys of Germany's Bundesliga club Bayern Munich take part in a practice session after the opening ceremony of Bayern's office in Shanghai. (Johannes EISELE/AFP)

Bangladesh's Mushfiqur Rahim (C) plays a shot as Sri Lanka Board President XI's Milinda Siriwardana (L) and wicketkeeper Sandun Weerakkody (R) look on during the one day warm-up match at The Colombo Cricket Club Stadium in Colombo. (Ishara S. KODIKARA/AFP)

Movistar's Spanish rider Alejandro Valverde (R) celebrates as he crosses the finish line followed by Quick Step Floors' Irish rider Daniel Martin on the third day of the 97th Volta Catalunya 2017, a 188.3km stage from Mataro to La Molina. (Josep Lago/AFP)

An aerial image shows part of the damaged Sewol ferry between two barges after being raised during a salvage operation at sea off the southwestern island of Jindo. The sunken ferry emerged from the waters, nearly three years after it went down with the loss of more than 300 lives. (STR/YONHAP/AFP)

A police officer lays flowers around a photograph of police officer Keith Palmer who was killed in the Mar 22 terror attack in Westminster near the Houses of the Parliament in central London. Britain's parliament reopens with a minute's silence in memory of the victims. (Justin TALLIS/AFP)

Police in forensic suits search a grassed area in Parliament Square outside the Houses of Parliament in central London, the day after the Mar 22 terror attack in Westminster claimed at least three lives including that of a police officer. (Justin TALLIS/AFP)

Mourners form a funeral procession as they make their way with the coffin to St Columba's Church Long Tower for the funeral of former Northern Ireland deputy first minister Martin McGuinness in Derry, Northern Ireland. (BEN STANSALL/AFP)

A man crosses a stream of water while motorists make their way in a flooded avenue as floods in Angola killed at least 11 people and left thousands homeless after the country was hit by torrential rain. (AMPE ROGERIO/AFP)

Bolivia's goalkeeper Carlos Lampe defends his goal (3-R) during their 2018 FIFA World Cup qualifier football match against Colombia in Barranquilla. Real Madrid star James Rodriguez bundled in the rebound from a late penalty as Colombia defeated Bolivia 1-0. (Luis Acosta/AFP)

China football fans celebrate their team's 1-0 win over South Korea in the 2018 World Cup qualifier match in Changsha in central China's Hunan Province. (Color China Photo via AP)

Italy's Chiara Oliveri watches after releasing the stone during their match against Canada in the CPT World Women's Curling Championship in Beijing, China. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

A woman holds up a sign at a vigil for the victims of Wednesday's attack, at Trafalgar Square in London. Mayor Sadiq Khan called for Londoners to attend a candlelit vigil at Trafalgar Square in solidarity with the victims and their families and to show that London remains united. (AP/Matt Dunham)

Stones emblazoned with yellow ribbons are displayed near the makeshift homes of relatives of Sewol ferry victims, at Paengmok harbour on South Korea's southern island of Jindo. South Korea’s sunken Sewol ferry emerged from the waters nearly three years after it went down. (AFP/Ed Jones)

Japanese Yokozuna or sumo grand champion Kisenosato (R) is thrown out of the ring by Mongolian Yokozuna Harumafuji (L) at the Spring Grand Sumo Tournament in Osaka. (AFP/Jiji Press)

Participants take part in the Mud Day race, a 13km obstacle course in the Israeli Mediterranean coastal city of Tel Aviv. (AFP/Jack Guez)

An Arabian Oryx is seen at the Arabian Oryx Sanctuary in Um al-Zamool, near the United Arab Emirates' border with Saudi Arabia. The sanctuary stretches over an estimated area of 8,900 square kilometres and currently hosts nearly 155 of the species. (AFP/Karim Sahib)

Haas F1's French driver Romain Grosjean runs off the track during the second practice session at the Formula One Australian Grand Prix in Melbourne. (AFP/William West)

(L-R) Sep Vanmarcke of Cannondale Drapac Pro Cycling Team, Oliver Naesen of AG2R La Mondiale, Greg Van Avermaet of BMC Racing Team and Philippe Gilbert of Quick-Step Floors ride during the 60th edition of the 'E3 Prijs Vlaanderen Harelbeke' cycling race. (Dirk Waem/Belga/AFP)

Joanne Courtney of Canada releases the stone during their match against Russia at the Women's Curling World Championships in Beijing. (AFP/Greg Baker)

A woman holds a placard reading "for the 6th Republic" during the "Marche pour la VI Republique" (March for the 6th Republic) called by the far-left coalition "La France insoumise" in Paris. (AFP/Eric Feferberg)

Travellers evacuate Orly airport, south of Paris. Soldiers at Paris' busy Orly Aiport shot and killed a man who wrestled one of their colleagues to the ground and tried to steal her rifle, officials said. (AP/Kamil Zihnioglu)

A member of the Iraqi security forces plays with a ball in a neighbourhood in west Mosul. Iraq began an operation on February 19 to retake west Mosul, which is the last major Islamic State group urban bastion in the country and includes the Old City. (AFP/Aris Messinis)

Mourners chant slogans during the funeral of Murad Yussef Abu Ghazi at al-Aroub Palestinian refugee camp, north of the West Bank town of Hebron. (AFP/Hazem Bader)

A worker collects garbage from the Marilao River in Bulacan, north of Manila. Pure Earth, a non-governmental organisation that works to solve pollution problems in the developing world, named Marilao River as one of the 30 dirtiest places in the world in 2007. (AFP/Noel Celis)

West Ham United's English striker Andy Carroll (L) jumps for a header with Leicester City's English defender Danny Simpson during the English Premier League football match between West Ham United and Leicester City at The London Stadium, in east London. (AFP/Ian Kington)

Crystal Palace's English midfielder Jason Puncheon (L) vies with Watford's Yugoslavian-born Swiss midfielder Valon Behrami during the English Premier League football match between Crystal Palace and Watford at Selhurst Park in south London. (AFP/Glyn Kirk)

Canadian freestyler Marielle Thompson, German freestyler Heidi Zacher and Czech freestyler Nikol Kucerova compete during the women's SkiCross finals at the FIS Snowboard and Freestyle Ski World Championships 2017 in Sierra Nevada. (AFP/Javier Soriano)