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Cast members of Aladdin performed at the Panoptican theatre in Glasgow, Scotland. The pantomime is being staged to raise funds for the Glasgow Britannia Panopticon which is due to celebrate its one hundred and sixtieth birthday next year, and is the world's oldest surviving music hall.
Military police fire a rubber bullet towards protesters as a street fire set by protesters burns below during a public servants protest against proposed austerity measures in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.
Los Angeles Police Department Mounted Platoon officers ride past a Minnie Mouse character near the Jimmy Kimmel Live studio on Hollywood Boulevard as police and deputies step up security near the Hollywood/Highland Red Line Metro train station and other stops in Los Angeles, California.