In Pictures

Day in pictures: 27 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 An Indian Army soldier aims his gun during a skirmish with suspected armed rebels at Pindi Khattar village near Jammu
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Image caption Lava continues to be emitted from the erupting Pico do Fogo volcano in the Cape Verde islands
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Image caption An ethnic Miao man shaves with a sickle in the village of Basha in Guizhou province, China
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Image caption Labourers continue construction work at a building site in the Philippines capital Manila
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Image caption A police officer shouts at pro-democracy protesters during a confrontation in Hong Kong
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Image caption Two Palestinians drive a horse cart through a flooded road after heavy rain in Gaza City
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Image caption A seal pup rests on the beach at the National Trust's Blakeney nature reserve in Norfolk, England
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Image caption Ukraine's national guard gathers outside the parliament building in Kiev ahead of its first session