In Pictures

Day in pictures: 10 November 2014

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

Image caption Speaking at the CBI's annual conference, British Prime Minister David Cameron rejected claims that an EU referendum would damage the UK economy, criticising those who argue the UK should stay in the EU "come what may". The employers' group has said the prospect of a referendum is causing uncertainty and could deter companies from looking to expand or hire new workers.
Image caption A child slips a rose into a preserved segment of the Berlin Wall during the commemorations to mark the 25th anniversary of its fall. The Berlin Wall was built in 1961 to stop people fleeing the communist East. Its fall in 1989 became a powerful symbol of the end of the Cold War.
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Image caption Alicia Keys performs during the outside broadcast of the MTV European Music Awards at the 02 Academy in Glasgow, Scotland. Winners this year included One Direction who took the awards for Best Pop, Best Live and Biggest Fans.
Image copyright Kacper Pempel/reuters
Image caption Ivan Sivak and Olesia Kostak of Ukraine dance during the IPC Wheelchair Dance Sport European Championships in Lomianki near Warsaw, Poland.
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Image caption A cast of Michelangelo's David is unveiled at the Victoria and Albert Museum in London. The cast is one of those on show in the Cast Courts, a section of the museum that opened in 1873 and is due to re-open this winter.
Image copyright Toru Hanai/reuters
Image caption A woman prays at the Ruriden, a cemetery in Tokyo, Japan, that uses high-powered LED lights to illuminate more than 2,000 Buddha statues carved in crystals.
Image copyright Marcelo del Pozo/reuters
Image caption Sevilla's Victor Machin (Vitolo) on the right is congratulated by team-mate Ever Banega after scoring against Levante during their Spanish First Division football match at Ramon Sanchez Pizjuan stadium in Seville, Spain.
Image copyright ANDY RAIN/epa
Image caption The Queen, political leaders and military veterans laid wreaths at the Cenotaph on Whitehall in London - the focal point of Remembrance Day services which took place across the UK.
Image copyright Bill Ingalls/nasa/epa
Image caption Support personnel are seen at the landing site of Soyuz TMA-13M spacecraft in a remote area near the town of Arkalyk, Kazakhstan. The crew of Expedition 41, engineer Alexander Gerst from Germany, commander Max Suraev from Russia and Nasa flight engineer Reid Wiseman from the US had spent more than five months on board the International Space Station (ISS).
Image copyright Badra Mamet/reuters
Image caption A man rests at a field hospital in Damascus after being injured in what activists said were air strikes by the forces of Syria's President Bashar al-Assad.

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