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/JOHN THYS/AFP

A migrant from sub-Saharan Africa sits on top of a pole on a fence dividing Morocco from the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Several hundred African migrants have charged the fence. Many managed to get across, but dozens were beaten by Moroccan and Spanish police.



/Santi Palacios/AP

French far-right National Front party president Marine Le Pen arrives to give a press conference in Brussels. Fresh from her victory in European elections on home turf, Le Pen launched a strong bid for leadership of the European Union.



/ STRINGER Brazil / Reuters

A Brazilian man kicks a tear gas grenade back at riot police blocking a group of people from approaching the Mane Garrincha football stadium in Brasilia.



/EPA/JOHN HARRINGTON / POOL

Bob Bergdahl speaks about the release of his son Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl as his wife Jani Bergdahl and US President Barack Obama look on, following a statement by Obama regarding the release of Bergdahl by the Taliban. The Taliban has released a US soldier it held for nearly five years in exchange for the transfer to Qatar of five Afghan detainees at Guantanamo.



/AP Photo/Wason Wanichakorn

Armed with shields, Thai soldiers guard an overpass to prevent anti-coup demonstrations in the capital.



/AP Photo/Charles Dharapak

US Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned after reports emerged of widespread, systemic delays in providing health care to veterans.



/BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images

Indonesian authorities are carrying out tests on Cadbury chocolate after pig DNA was found in some of its products in Malaysia. Above, an Indonesian woman shops for chocolate bars at a supermarket in Jakarta.



/AP Photo/Eric Risberg

A Google self-driving car goes on a test drive near the Computer History Museum in Mountain View in the US state of California. Google announced that the company is beginning to manufacture more such cars.



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French far-right National Front party president Marine Le Pen arrives to give a press conference in Brussels. Fresh from her victory in European elections on home turf, Le Pen launched a strong bid for leadership of the European Union.

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A Brazilian man kicks a tear gas grenade back at riot police blocking a group of people from approaching the Mane Garrincha football stadium in Brasilia.

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Bob Bergdahl speaks about the release of his son Sergeant Bowe Bergdahl as his wife Jani Bergdahl and US President Barack Obama look on, following a statement by Obama regarding the release of Bergdahl by the Taliban. The Taliban has released a US soldier it held for nearly five years in exchange for the transfer to Qatar of five Afghan detainees at Guantanamo.

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Armed with shields, Thai soldiers guard an overpass to prevent anti-coup demonstrations in the capital.

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US Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigned after reports emerged of widespread, systemic delays in providing health care to veterans.

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Indonesian authorities are carrying out tests on Cadbury chocolate after pig DNA was found in some of its products in Malaysia. Above, an Indonesian woman shops for chocolate bars at a supermarket in Jakarta.

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A Google self-driving car goes on a test drive near the Computer History Museum in Mountain View in the US state of California. Google announced that the company is beginning to manufacture more such cars.

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French far-right National Front (FN) party president Marine Le Pen arrives to give a press conference in Brussels. Fresh from her shock victory in European elections on home turf, Le Pen launched a strong bid for leadership of the European Union.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/week_in_pictures_jun_1/slideshow/no-caption/fc00377cfc0a77619fa51aa119608ae3JOHN THYS/AFP

French far-right National Front (FN) party president Marine Le Pen arrives to give a press conference in Brussels. Fresh from her shock victory in European elections on home turf, Le Pen launched a strong bid for leadership of the European Union.

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A sub-Saharan migrant sits on top of a pole set in a metallic fence that divides Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Several hundred African migrants have charged a barbed-wire border fence in Spain'?s North African enclave of Melilla. Many managed to get across, but dozens of others were beaten by Moroccan and Spanish police.

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A sub-Saharan migrant sits on top of a pole set in a metallic fence that divides Morocco and the Spanish enclave of Melilla. Several hundred African migrants have charged a barbed-wire border fence in Spain'?s North African enclave of Melilla. Many managed to get across, but dozens of others were beaten by Moroccan and Spanish police.

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A Brazilian kicks a tear gas grenade back at riot police blocking a group of people from approaching the Mane Garrincha football stadium in Brasilia.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/week_in_pictures_jun_1/slideshow/no-caption/8839f2b60b5c1a2c55b8b68ae6d8ba39 STRINGER Brazil / Reuters

A Brazilian kicks a tear gas grenade back at riot police blocking a group of people from approaching the Mane Garrincha football stadium in Brasilia.

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Bob Bergdahl (C) speaks about the release of his son Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl as his wife Jani Bergdahl (L) and US President Barack Obama (R) look on, following a statement by Obama regarding the release of Bergdahl by the Taliban. The Taliban has released a US soldier it held for nearly five years in exchange for the transfer to Qatar of five Afghan detainees at Guantanamo.

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Bob Bergdahl (C) speaks about the release of his son Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl as his wife Jani Bergdahl (L) and US President Barack Obama (R) look on, following a statement by Obama regarding the release of Bergdahl by the Taliban. The Taliban has released a US soldier it held for nearly five years in exchange for the transfer to Qatar of five Afghan detainees at Guantanamo.

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Armed with shields, Thai soldiers guard an overpass to prevent anti-coup demonstrations. An anti-coup activist in Thailand called Friday for a weekend rally to defy the military government's ban on demonstrations, urging those opposed to the takeover to wear masks and be ready for cat-and-mouse chases with soldiers in the capital.

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Armed with shields, Thai soldiers guard an overpass to prevent anti-coup demonstrations. An anti-coup activist in Thailand called Friday for a weekend rally to defy the military government's ban on demonstrations, urging those opposed to the takeover to wear masks and be ready for cat-and-mouse chases with soldiers in the capital.

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Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigns in Washington DC.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/week_in_pictures_jun_1/slideshow/no-caption/599d3a0c66f59c0f06a0899dfd329712AP Photo/Charles Dharapak

Veterans Affairs Secretary Eric Shinseki resigns in Washington DC.

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An Indonesian woman shops for chocolate bars at a supermarket in Jakarta. Indonesian authorities are carrying out tests on Cadbury chocolate after pig DNA was found in some of its products in Malaysia.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/week_in_pictures_jun_1/slideshow/no-caption/446e713b0998b8807ac91747472d2f65BAY ISMOYO/AFP/Getty Images

An Indonesian woman shops for chocolate bars at a supermarket in Jakarta. Indonesian authorities are carrying out tests on Cadbury chocolate after pig DNA was found in some of its products in Malaysia.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/week_in_pictures_jun_1/slideshow/no-caption/98267886f94942925be86dc725ce5eb9

A Google self-driving car goes on a test drive near the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. Google announced that they're starting to produce more copies.

http://aljazeera.galleries.newscred.com/gallery/week_in_pictures_jun_1/slideshow/no-caption/98267886f94942925be86dc725ce5eb9AP Photo/Eric Risberg

A Google self-driving car goes on a test drive near the Computer History Museum in Mountain View, Calif. Google announced that they're starting to produce more copies.



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