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June 29, 2014 , 4 : 37 pm GST

Revelers use toys to spray wine on each other as they take part in the "Battle of Wine" (La batalla del vino de Haro), a wine fight, during the Haro Wine Festival, in Haro, in the northern province of La Rioja on June 29, 2014.  More than nine thousand locals and tourists threw around 130.000 litres of wine at each other during the Haro Wine Festival, according to local media. Photo - AFP/Cesar Manso
Revelers use toys to spray wine on each other as they take part in the "Battle of Wine" (La batalla del vino de Haro), a wine fight, during the Haro Wine Festival, in Haro, in the northern province of La Rioja on June 29, 2014. More than nine thousand locals and tourists threw around 130.000 litres of wine at each other during the Haro Wine Festival, according to local media. Photo - AFP/Cesar Manso
A man reads his Sunday newspaper as revellers wake on the last day of the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts in Somerset, southwest England, on June 29, 2014. Photo - AFP/Leon Neal
A man reads his Sunday newspaper as revellers wake on the last day of the Glastonbury Festival of Music and Performing Arts in Somerset, southwest England, on June 29, 2014. Photo - AFP/Leon Neal
In a photo taken on June 28, 2014 surfers carry their boards in from Mallipo beach near Taean. South Korea
In a photo taken on June 28, 2014 surfers carry their boards in from Mallipo beach near Taean. South Korea's beach season picks up in July and August to coincide with the annual school holidays. Photo - AFP/Ed Jones
In a photo taken on June 28, 2014 a couple look for crabs on Mallipo beach near Taean. South Korea
In a photo taken on June 28, 2014 a couple look for crabs on Mallipo beach near Taean. South Korea's beach season picks up in July and August to coincide with the annual school holidays. Photo - AFP/Ed Jones
Guests dressed in period costumes pose on June 28, 2014 during the 2014 Great Masked Ball held in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles, west of Paris. Photo - AFP/Joel Saget
Guests dressed in period costumes pose on June 28, 2014 during the 2014 Great Masked Ball held in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles, west of Paris. Photo - AFP/Joel Saget
A Palestinian man reads the Koran inside the Sayed al-Hashim Mosque, in Gaza city on June 29, 2014, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Ramadan is sacred to Muslims because it is during that month that tradition says the Koran was revealed to the Prophet Mohammed. During Ramadan, Muslims fast from food from dawn to dusk and strive to be more pious and charitable. Photo - AFP/Mahmud Hams
A Palestinian man reads the Koran inside the Sayed al-Hashim Mosque, in Gaza city on June 29, 2014, during the holy fasting month of Ramadan. Ramadan is sacred to Muslims because it is during that month that tradition says the Koran was revealed to the Prophet Mohammed. During Ramadan, Muslims fast from food from dawn to dusk and strive to be more pious and charitable. Photo - AFP/Mahmud Hams
Guests dressed in period costumes pose for a selfie in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles, west of Paris, during the 2014 Great Masked Ball, on June 28, 2014. Photo - AFP/Joel Saget
Guests dressed in period costumes pose for a selfie in the gardens of the Palace of Versailles, west of Paris, during the 2014 Great Masked Ball, on June 28, 2014. Photo - AFP/Joel Saget
People visit the historic "infiorata" which shows multicoloured flower carpet featuring half a million flowers, two tons of salt and 100 bags of coloured sawdust to create a series of 50 images, on June 29,
2014 in front of St Peter
People visit the historic "infiorata" which shows multicoloured flower carpet featuring half a million flowers, two tons of salt and 100 bags of coloured sawdust to create a series of 50 images, on June 29, 2014 in front of St Peter's basilica in Rome. The ancient tradition dates back to 1625 but was abandoned for around 400 years before being restored in 2011. Photo - AFP/Vincenzo Pinto
A border Collie in action on June 29, 2014 during a dog frisbee tournament in Magdeburg, Germany. 79 dogs from 7 countries took part in this tournament. Photo - AFP/Lukas Schulze
A border Collie in action on June 29, 2014 during a dog frisbee tournament in Magdeburg, Germany. 79 dogs from 7 countries took part in this tournament. Photo - AFP/Lukas Schulze
Baboons are seen at the Virunga National Park near Rutshuru on June 17, 2014. People living in and around Africa
Baboons are seen at the Virunga National Park near Rutshuru on June 17, 2014. People living in and around Africa's oldest wildlife reserve Virunga National Park threatened by armed groups and oil prospectors, are pinning their hopes on sustainable development projects for energy, agriculture and tourism. Photo - AFP/Junior D. Kannah

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