AUGUST 2013
Week 1 - 2
September 1, 2013 1A poster of Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi hangs at a burnt-do...
A woman carries home a washing machine in
Dali, Yunnan province, China, July 30, 2013.
REUTERS/Stringer
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July
September ...
A fisherman casts his net to catch fish on Xin'an River in Jiande,
Zhejiang province, China, on July 30, 2013. REUTERS-Chi...
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July
More than 400 hot air balloon up in Chambley-
Bussières, eastern France, July 31, 2013
September 1, 2013 4
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July
Mud and oil spill on Ao Prao beach in Rayong province of
Thailand. –July 31, 2013
September 1, 2013 5
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A Muslim boy learns to read the Koran at a
madrassa, or religious school, during the holy
month of Ramadan in the old quar...
Fire rages across the ecological reserve behind the Buenos Aires
docks, July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian
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July
S...
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July
Children frolic in Kabul Afghanistan. - July31, 2013
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A forensic scientist inspects euro banknotes
which were damaged during the recent
floods, at the money analyzing laborator...
Ariel Castro, 53, sits between his attorneys
Jaye Schlachet and Craig Weintraub (L) in the
courtroom with a model of Castr...
A female Mossy leaf-tailed gecko (Uroplatus sikorae) -- one of a
group of geckos native to Madagascar and part of the priv...
A participant of the Miss World Romania 2013 contest
prepares for the competition backstage in Bucharest late
August 1, 20...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un walks with the women's
national soccer team, who won the East Asian Football
Federation (E...
A farmer walks through a field near a replica of the Eiffel Tower at the Tianducheng
development in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Pro...
A worker rests on the roof of a building
surrounded by sand as a result of desert
encroachment at Ogrein Railway Station a...
Afghan women line up to receive aid from the Afghanistan Chamber of
Commerce and Industries (ACCI) during the month of Ram...
The fathers of Liu Yipeng, Wang Linjia and Ye
Mengyuan, the three girls who died in the
Asiana Airlines crash, carry the a...
Fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward
Snowden's new refugee documents granted by Russia is
seen during a news ...
Members of the Free Syrian Army
rest near the air force intelligence
headquarters in Aleppo August
1, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid ...
A man walks past under colourful umbrellas in Getafe,
outskirts of Madrid, August 1, 2013. Picture taken with a
fisheye le...
Michael Niemeyer (L-R),
Matthew Ervin, Alfredo Diaz,
Richard Grossi, Rodney Scott,
and John Duran empty Russian
vodka bott...
Muslim children learn to read the Koran at the
Gaabow Islamic school, also known as a madrassa,
during the holy month of R...
A boy stands on the ruins of the former Somali parliament
building in the capital Mogadishu August 1, 2013. Somalia
has be...
Darya area, southwest of Damascus, August 1, 2013.
Khaldia neighbourhood in Homs city, July 27, 2013.
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August
September 1...
Muslims stand after having their iftar (breaking fast)
meal during the holy month of Ramadan at the Jama
Masjid (Grand Mos...
A man wears a mask made of a watermelon at the
Woodstock Festival in Kostrzyn-upon-Odra River, close to
the Polish-German ...
2
August
Vienna Airport in Austria - Aug 2.2013
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A man and boy walk through the rain with a placard
that reads "Frack Off!" during a protest to prevent
lorries from access...
Legislator Lin Hung-chih (L) from the ruling Nationalist Party
(KMT) scuffles with legislator Chiu Chih-wei from the
oppos...
A World War II American plane flies in front of a wall of fire as
it takes part in a re-enactment of the attack on Pearl H...
A demonstrator holds up a flare during a protest to demand the ouster of the Islamist-
dominated government, outside the C...
An Afghan man washes his horse in Kabul August
4, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail
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A flame is seen on a burnt tree during a wildfire outside Cebreros, in
northwestern Spain, August 4, 2013. More than 550 f...
A man climbs a tree trunk during the Rugova Traditional Games in
southwestern Kosovo August 4, 2013. Many Kosovars working...
A tractor tows residents through flood waters to a safe place on the
outskirts of Karachi August 4, 2013. At least a dozen...
A streak of lightning is seen above the skyline of Shanghai's
financial district of Pudong August 4, 2013. REUTER/Aly Song...
A man takes a photo of Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakul
Karman of Yemen as she speaks to reporters at Sanaa
International ...
A Free Syrian Army fighter takes up a shooting position at the Seif El
Dawla front in Aleppo August 4, 2013. REUTERS/ Loub...
Two women help another through a hedge of cactii at a food distribution
center in Afgoye, August 4, 2013 in this picture p...
People take shelter under umbrellas during a rain shower in New
Delhi August 5, 2013. Rainfall in August and September, th...
A child sleeps near stoves used to dry fish in Vridi-
Zimbabwe, a poor area in Abidjan, Ivroy Coast,
August 5, 2013. REUTE...
A member of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporter of deposed
Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi climbs up the main door of th...
A journalist films a Gibraltarian driver with his mobile phone as other drivers wait in line to enter to the
British terri...
A protester stands against Turkish
soldiers during clashes near
Silivri, where a hearing on people
charged with attempting...
A man in his underwear joins an event in attempt
to break the Guinness Book of World Records' for
'the most amount of peop...
Sam Rainsy (C), president of the opposition
Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP),
greets supporters during a visit to the...
Professor Mark Post shows the world's first lab-
grown beef burger during a launch event in west
London August 5, 2013. Th...
Cody Tosco and Katlyn Chadwick from
Washington, New Jersey, kiss as they stand
by Tosco's car before he competed in the
Na...
Greek firefighters prepare to move as a firefighting aircraft
flies overhead as a forest fire rages in Marathon near Athen...
Thai security personnel inspect the site of a bomb attack on
a roadside in Yala province, south of Bangkok, August 5,
2013...
Protesters run after a prison van as an unidentified defendant sticks his fist out as he's driven
to a courthouse in Siliv...
Men sit as they have Iftar, the evening meal to break their fast during
Ramadan, at Faisal Mosque in Islamabad August 5, 2...
5
August
The boy beside Ghantakarna demons
before effigy burned in exorcism
Ghantakarna festival in Bhaktapur
city, Nepal....
5
August
Devotees on the bank of Yamuna River in Agra, India, raised their
hands and shout slogans before religious icons ...
A burnt structure stands under a starry sky at the Falls Fire
west of Lake Elsinore, California August 5, 2013. The wildfi...
Chinese commercial law enforcement personnel inspect
milk powder products at a supermarket in Lianyungang,
Jiangsu provinc...
A woman sits on a balcony asking for help after an explosion, caused by
a gas leak, in an apartment building in Rosario ci...
A helicopter drops water over a forest fire in Donja Jablanica,
August 6, 2013. Forest fires erupted in southern Bosnia du...
A giant panda lies on blocks of
ice to cool off from the summer
heat at its zoo enclosure in
Wuhan, Hubei province August
...
Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force's helicopter destroyer
DDH183 Izumo, the largest surface combatants of the
Japanese navy...
A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside a house in Aleppo's
Karm al-Jabal district August 6, 2013. Picture taken August
6,...
Men sleep inside a house damaged after what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syria's
President Bashar al-...
Ding Shilu (L) tests the engine of his home-made aircraft before conducting a
test flight on the outskirts of Shenyang, Li...
A Tibetan Buddhist monk takes
pictures with his mobile phone of
the unfolding of a giant thangka, a
religious silk embroid...
A young boy looks inside a rusted car body in a square near the
remaining walls of buildings in the French martyr village ...
Tibetan Buddhists and tourists view a giant thangka, a religious silk
embroidery or painting displaying the Buddha portrai...
Workers use metal detectors to search for gold bullion, believed to
have been buried during the 1864-1870 War of the Tripl...
A horse and rider perform during a "sneak peek"
performance of Cavalia's show "Odysseo" in
Somerville, Massachusetts Augus...
A woman uses an umbrella to protect herself from the
sun as she crosses a busy street in downtown Shanghai
August 6, 2013....
Indian army soldiers stand near the coffins of their
colleagues during a wreath laying ceremony in Poonch
district, northw...
Anti-government protesters hold flares and shout slogans during a
demonstration in Tunis August 6, 2013. Tens of thousands...
Một người dân làng đánh cá trên hồ Nhị Hải ở Ðại Lý, tỉnh Vân Nam, Trung Quốc.-Aug 6,2013
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August
Yunnan province, China....
6
August
A young India swinging on power lines before jumping
into the river Ganges in Allahabad rising floodwaters. -
Aug...
6
August
Bangladeshi Muslim people on a ferry home before Eid al-Fitr
holiday in Dhaka.-Aug6, 2013
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August
Rebels had captured airbase Mannagh from the hands of
government forces at dawn today 6-8-2013
September 1, 2013 ...
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August
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Ukrainian Dmitry Balandin poses with his wooden model Cylon in his flat in Zaporizhzhya August
6, 2013. It took Balandin, ...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un inspects the
construction site of the apartment houses for
scientists close to completion ...
A police trooper checks a van at the entrance of Sanaa
International Airport August 7, 2013. Al Qaeda's Yemen-based
branch...
People search for their belongings in rubbles
after what activists said was shelling by forces
loyal to Syrian President B...
Ivory tusks are stored in boxes at Hong Kong Customs August 7, 2013, after
they were seized from a container at Kwai Chung...
An archaeologist digs out a skull from the site of the
graveyard of the Bethlehem, or Bedlam, hospital next to
Liverpool S...
Young women fill out forms to apply for a job as a Playboy bunny during a casting in
Monterrey August 7, 2013. Playboy is ...
Firefighters spray water near a burning house in
the Twin Pines Road area at the Silver Fire near
Banning, California Augu...
A smouldering mountainside is seen under the stars at the Silver Fire near
Banning, California August 7, 2013. The fire br...
A U.S. Air Force Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS-6) mission lifts off on a ULA
Delta IV rocket from Space Launch Complex 37 at...
A Muslim man prays after offering evening prayers
following iftar, or breaking fast, during the holy
month of Ramadan at a...
Fire fighters walk amid debris from a fire at the
Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Kenya's
capital Nairobi August 7,...
An anti-government protester clashes with riot police
officers outside the parliament in Bangkok August 7, 2013.
Thailand'...
Damaged residential houses of the Indian
army are seen after a landslide caused by
heavy rains in Tihra Lines near the
nor...
A girl plays piano in the park in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, August
7, 2013. A group of young enthusiasts boug...
Activists of the Delhi Pradesh Youth Congress try to cross a
police barricade during a protest against Pakistan near the
P...
7
August
The musicians performed traditional Mongolian musical
instruments in a concert at the opening of Nadam Fair in
Xi...
7
August
Fire and smoke of the fire at Nairobi's
international airport Kenya-Aug7, 2013
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August
Students in the Indian city of Chennai dove lined up to celebrate 68
years of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and...
7
August
Aircraft B-2 Spirit bomber of the U.S. Air Force
refueling prepared by transport aircraft KC-135
Stratotanker dur...
8
August
Hole of Death Saint-Catherine street in
downtown Montreal, Canada, August 5, 2013.
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Chinese inventor Tao Xiangli controls his
self-made humanoid robot with a remote
controller as he poses with it during a
p...
8
August
The boy sat in the truck in
Sana'a, Yemen.
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August
An anti-Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi ousted wearing a knife on the top
toys in Tahrir Square after dawn praye...
National guardsmen take up positions on
the roof of the Grand Mosque during Eid
al-Fitr prayers in Bamako August
8, 2013. ...
Somali residents dance to tradition tunes while
celebrating the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks
the end of the fas...
Tiger Woods (L) and Davis Love III, both of the U.S., look
at their putts on the 13th green during the first round of
the ...
Police use a water canon to disperse Indian medical students as they
run through a barricade during a protest in New Delhi...
Smoke from the Silver Fire rises over electric wind turbines near
the community of Cabazon, near Banning, California Augus...
Sloane Stephens of the U.S. serves to Agnieszka
Radwanska of Poland during their women's tennis
match at day four of the R...
A Malian national guardsman (L) takes up a post along a street
outside the Grand Mosque before Eid al-Fitr prayers in
Bama...
A policeman checks a car at a checkpoint in Sanaa August 8,
2013. Yemen authorities announced heightened security
measures...
People walk along a street in front of the Rock of the British
territory of Gibraltar (rear), a monolithic limestone
promo...
A Muslim family rides a wooden boat as they head for
Eid al-Fitr prayers at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta
August 8, 2013. R...
A Bosnian Muslim priest leads early morning prayers on
the first day of Eid al-Fitr in the village of Mjestova
Ravna, 90 k...
Palestinians sit next to graves at a cemetery in the West
Bank city of Ramallah on the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which
mar...
Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (2nd R) attends Eid al-Fitr prayers at Anas
bin Malek mosque in Damascus August 8, 2013,...
A woman plays on the edge of a cliff on a
rainy winter afternoon at Bronte beach in
Sydney August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Daniel
...
A security official stands near a damaged vehicle at the site of a suicide bomb
attack in Quetta August 8, 2013. A suicide...
A Free Syrian Army fighter sleeps inside a room in
Aleppo's Qastal al-Harami neighborhood August 8,
2013. REUTERS/Nour Kel...
The National Zoo's female Sumatran tiger Damai
tends to her two new cubs in this August 8, 2013
handout still image from v...
A child is carried by his mother at a market on the eve of Eid al-Fitr
festival in Srinagar August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Danish...
9
August
The men, the traditional garb, riding day Eid al-
Fitr, end of Ramadan in Benghazi, Libya, on August
9, 2013.
Sep...
10
August
An air attack but activists said that due to the forces loyal to President Bashar
al-Assad made​​, in Raqqa prov...
10
August
A baby takes a picture by cell phone at a party Eid al-
Fitr for Syrian refugee children-Aug10, 2013
September 1...
Kelly Ong Xiao Wei (C), manager of "The Alliance," and Alex Garfield (L), a
sponsor of "The Alliance," react after their t...
Poll workers count ballots in Bamako, Mali, August 11, 2013. Poll
workers in Mali began counting votes in Sunday's high st...
Serena Williams of the U.S. holds the trophy after defeating Sorana Cirstea
of Romania during their women's final tennis m...
Afghans stand near a destroyed car
after floods in the Shakar Dara district
of Kabul August
11, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammad Ism...
Rescuers save a woman who was attempting suicide by jumping
off a rainshed on the ninth floor of an apartment building, in...
Children pretend to be carrying a coffin, as they play along a
street in Raqqa province, eastern Syria August
12, 2013. RE...
Before and after photos from Aleppo show the wide-
spread damage wrought on the ancient Syrian city
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August
September 1,...
Rohingya men carry a patient to a hospital
outside Sittwe, Myanmar, August
12, 2013.
REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun
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August
Septem...
A supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi
guards outside one of the entrances of the sit-in area
around Raba...
Free Syrian Army fighters play soccer along a street in Aleppo's
Salaheddine neighborhood, August 12, 2013.
REUTERS/Ammar ...
Members of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar
Association scuffle with Indian policemen during a protest
against recent ...
Two scrap dealers sleep on a mattress at the
entrance to a former Bankia-Caja Madrid bank
branch in Madrid, August 12, 201...
The crowd cheers as Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe
addresses during Heroes Day commemorations in Harare,
August 12, 20...
Actress Amanda Seyfried poses for photographers before
a screening of her new film Lovelace at a hotel in
Mayfair, London,...
A section of the Summer Bay Resort lies collapsed after a
large sinkhole opened on the property's grounds in
Clermont, Flo...
A long exposure shot shows a plane flying over the sea during a
lightning storm on the last day of the annual Perseid mete...
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Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica (R) celebrates winning the women's 100 metres final with third place finisher
Carmelita...
Nadine Broersen (R) of the Netherlands falls to the
ground after crashing into the final hurdle next to Sharon
Day of the ...
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A couple drinks a cup of latte with their picture printed
on top of the milk foam at a Family Mart in Taipei
August 13, 20...
German Chancellor Angela Merkel conducts a
lecture, after writing her name on a board, at a
classroom in Heinrich Schliema...
A privately built villa, surrounded by imitation rocks, is pictured on the rooftop of a 26-storey residential block in Bei...
Andrelina Maria de Jesus, an ethnic Kiriri from
northern Bahia, wears eye frames crafted by indigenous
crafts, during a pr...
People wait near Erez crossing between Israel and northern Gaza Strip, for the arrival
of Palestinian prisoners due for re...
A man watches Indian Navy submarine
INS Sindhurakshak on fire in Mumbai late
August 13, 2013. An explosion on the
Indian s...
Men use their mobile phones as they stand in
front of a mosaic depicting former Soviet leader
Vladimir Lenin at Biblioteka...
A general view of Stonehenge during the annual Perseid meteor
shower in the night sky in Salisbury Plain, southern England...
Couples compete in a kissing competition at a shopping mall on the Qixi
Festival in Quanzhou, Fujian province August 13, 2...
A local resident (foreground, on R) gestures towards supporters of
ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi during clashes ...
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A small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) by DJI
innovations flies during a demonstration at the
Association for Unmanned Vehi...
An actress splashes red paint on herself during a protest by Grupo Fazendo Certo (Group
Doing Right) and non-governmental ...
Rohingya Muslim women look out from the front of
their home at Aung Mingalar quarter in Sittwe August
13, 2013. Sittwe's l...
Men are silhouetted as they work to illuminate the Balochistan Assembly building in
celebration of Pakistan's Independence...
Tourists lies on the floor outside the archaeological museum in the
Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain August 1...
13
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Pile foundation to build wind power generation
farm called Baltic 2 is converted to freigh...
13
August
September 1, 2013 162
Water column near the 100 meters
high and 60 meters wide shot when
a mine from World War I...
13
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September 1, 2013 163
Milky Way in the night sky near Rangoon, Burma-Aug13, 2013
A Free Syrian Army fighter holds a hose to help a fellow fighter
wash his face in Aleppo's Qastal al-Harami neighbourhood ...
An Egyptian woman tries to stop a military bulldozer from hurting a
wounded youth during clashes that broke out as Egyptia...
Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi chant slogans against
Egyptian Defense Minister Gen. Abdel-Fattah el...
An Egyptian security forces bulldozer moves in to disperse a protest camp
held by supporters of ousted president Mohamed M...
An injured Egyptian youth is seen at a makeshift hospital during
clashes between supporters of Egypt's ousted president Mo...
Egyptian protesters throw rocks at security forces during
the clearing of one of the two sit-ins of ousted president
Morsi...
A member of the Egyptian security forces holds up a copy
of the Quran they clear the smaller of the two sit-ins by
support...
An Egyptian protester climbs on a bulldozer taking part in
the clearing of one of the two sit-in sites of supporters of
ou...
Two boys hold on to a supporter of ousted Islamist President
Mohammed Morsi as Egyptian security forces clear a sit-in
cam...
Supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi
take cover from Egyptian security forces fire during clashes in
Rab...
A supporter of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi sits next to a
woman lying down on the floor amid smoke as Egyptia...
An Egyptian security force kicks a supporter of ousted
Islamist President Mohammed Morsi as they clear a sit-
in camp set ...
A protester comforts a wounded colleague after Egyptian
security forces began to clear a sit-in by supporters of ousted
Is...
Egyptian security forces detain supporters of ousted
Islamist President Mohammed Morsi as they clear a sit-in
camp set up ...
A young man mourns next to the bodies of protesters killed during
the clearing of one of the two sit-ins of ousted preside...
Egyptian supporters of ousted President Morsi push over a
truck during protests in Giza, near Cairo, Egypt, August 14.
(Kh...
A supporter of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed
Morsi reacts during clashes with Egyptian security forces
in Rabaah Al-A...
Egyptian security forces takes a break as they clear a sit-in
camp set up by supporters of ousted Islamist President
Moham...
Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted
Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi flee from tear gas and
rubber ...
Two protesters and a child leave one of the two sit-in
sites of supporters of ousted president Morsi
supporters, in Nahda ...
A police vehicle is pushed off of the 6th of October bridge by protesters
close to the largest sit-in by supporters of ous...
A member of the security forces is dragged and stripped of his vest by protesters
after his police vehicle was pushed off ...
Supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi
run from Egyptian security forces firing towards them during
clashe...
Wounded supporters of ousted Islamist President
Mohammed Morsi lie on the floor of a makeshift
hospital at a sit-in in Cai...
An injured supporter of ousted Islamist President
Mohammed Morsi lies on the ground as Egyptian
security forces clear a si...
Egyptian riot police carry a wounded demonstrator
during clashes as security forces try to disperse protest
camps on Augus...
Supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi
count bodies in a makeshift morgue after police swept into
their en...
Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed
Mursi carry a protester injured during clashes with riot
police and army ...
Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and
supporters of ousted Egyptian President
Mohamed Mursi flee from tear gas and rubber
...
A media crew is seen next to riot police
during clashes with members of the
Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of
deposed E...
Riot police clear the area of members of the Muslim
Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian
President Mohamed Mursi...
Riot police officers run during clashes with
members of the Muslim Brotherhood and
supporters of deposed Egyptian Presiden...
An injured member of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporter of
deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is carried by member...
Riot police and army soldiers protect themselves with riot shields as members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ...
A torn poster of deposed Egyptian President
Mohamed Mursi is pictured as riot police
clear the area of his supporters at R...
An Ultra-Orthodox protester protects himself as Israeli police (not pictured) fire a water cannon to disperse
protesters d...
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Customers wait to see the annual flower exhibition in
Brussels, Belgium. -Aug14, 2013
A Scotland soccer fan waves a Scottish saltire flag
with Big Ben seen behind in Trafalgar Square in
central London, August...
A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside
a room in the Bab al-Nasr
neighborhood of Aleppo August 14,
2013. REUTERS/Melhem B...
U.S. Army Private First Class Bradley
Manning, the U.S. soldier convicted of
giving classified state documents to
WikiLeak...
14
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City Parks Herrenhausen Hanover, Germany, seen from above. Aug14, 2013
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George Kitchens of the U.S. competes in the men's long
jump qualifying round during the IAAF World Athletics
Championships...
A youth practices his soccer skills as the sun sets at
Gorky Park in Moscow, August 14,
2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble
14
August...
Palestinian prisoner Jamil Nabi Annatsheh (L) is hugged by a relative upon his arrival to the West Bank city of Ramallah
e...
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Sunset near Toroni village, northern Greece, August 14, 2013.
September 1, 2013 208
Workers demolish parts of a privately built
villa, surrounded by imitation rocks, on the
rooftop of a 26-storey residentia...
People release doves as a symbol of peace at the Yasukuni
Shrine for the war dead in Tokyo, on the anniversary of
Japan's ...
A view of the debris after the clearing of a protest camp outside the burnt Rabaa
Adawiya mosque in Cairo August 15, 2013....
A poster of deposed Egyptian President
Mohamed Mursi lies on the ground as
military police stand outside the burnt
Rabaa A...
Members of the military police stand outside the burnt Rabaa Adawiya mosque, the
morning after the clearing of a protest w...
Explosion in Beirut
People shout for help at the site of an explosion in Beirut's southern suburbs, August 15,
2013. Rescu...
Supporters of Hezbollah try to extinguish the fire from
burning cars at the site of a car bomb in Beirut's
southern suburb...
A woman cries at the site of an explosion in Beirut's
southern suburbs, August 15, 2013.
REUTERS/Mahmoud Kheir
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August
S...
15
August
Participants listening to South Korean President Park Geun-hye told on the
small screen in a ceremony in Seoul m...
A man reacts next to dead members of
the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters
of deposed Egyptian President
Mohamed Mursi at ...
15
August
A supporter Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi ousted stand on
lampposts raise his image in a rally in Sana'a, Yem...
Chickens perch on the roof of a hennery to escape rising
floodwaters after Typhoon Utor hit Maoming, Guangzhou
province, C...
A Free Syrian Army fighter carries his weapon as he
smokes a cigarette near the frontline of Otaiba, in al-
Ghouta region ...
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The road on the island of Maui, Hawaii, USA. Aug15, 2013
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Yelena Babkini (L) and her husband Boris kiss
as they ride through Gorky Park on bicycles
after having been married earlie...
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  1. 1. AUGUST 2013 Week 1 - 2 September 1, 2013 1A poster of Egypt's ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi hangs at a burnt-down hut of his supporters at a sit-in camp after Egyptian security forces clear the sit-in camp near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Aug. 14.(Hussein Tallal/Associated Press) # Images of AUGUST 2013 week 1 - 2 Click to continue Sources: boston.com ,reuters.com , … pps: chieuquetoi,bachkien
  2. 2. A woman carries home a washing machine in Dali, Yunnan province, China, July 30, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer 30 July September 1, 2013 2 Click to continue
  3. 3. A fisherman casts his net to catch fish on Xin'an River in Jiande, Zhejiang province, China, on July 30, 2013. REUTERS-China Daily 30 July September 1, 2013 3 Click to continue
  4. 4. 31 July More than 400 hot air balloon up in Chambley- Bussières, eastern France, July 31, 2013 September 1, 2013 4
  5. 5. 31 July Mud and oil spill on Ao Prao beach in Rayong province of Thailand. –July 31, 2013 September 1, 2013 5 Click to continue
  6. 6. A Muslim boy learns to read the Koran at a madrassa, or religious school, during the holy month of Ramadan in the old quarters of Delhi, July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood 31 July September 1, 2013 6 Click to continue
  7. 7. Fire rages across the ecological reserve behind the Buenos Aires docks, July 31, 2013. REUTERS/Enrique Marcarian 31 July September 1, 2013 7 Click to continue
  8. 8. 31 July Children frolic in Kabul Afghanistan. - July31, 2013 September 1, 2013 8 Click to continue
  9. 9. A forensic scientist inspects euro banknotes which were damaged during the recent floods, at the money analyzing laboratory of Germany's Federal Reserve bank, Deutsche Bundesbank, in Mainz July 31, 2013. The 13- member analyzing team specialize in the reconstruction of damaged or destroyed banknotes. Once the banknotes are verified, the Bundesbank will transfer the money back to the owner's account, while the damaged notes will be burned. Within eight weeks after the heavy floods in eastern and southern Germany more than 100,000 banknotes worth more than three million euros were sent to be examined. Last year the laboratory checked more than 840,000 banknotes worth over 32 million euros.REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach 31 July September 1, 2013 9
  10. 10. Ariel Castro, 53, sits between his attorneys Jaye Schlachet and Craig Weintraub (L) in the courtroom with a model of Castro's home in Cleveland, August 1, 2013.REUTERS/Aaron Josefczyk 1 August September 1, 2013 10
  11. 11. A female Mossy leaf-tailed gecko (Uroplatus sikorae) -- one of a group of geckos native to Madagascar and part of the private collection of Irondequoit, NY resident and Reef Shoppe owner Thomas Wood -- is pictured in Rochester, NY August 1, 2013. REUTERS/J. Adam Fenster/University of Rochester 1 August September 1, 2013 11
  12. 12. A participant of the Miss World Romania 2013 contest prepares for the competition backstage in Bucharest late August 1, 2013. REUTERS/Bogdan Cristel 1 August September 1, 2013 12
  13. 13. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un walks with the women's national soccer team, who won the East Asian Football Federation (EAFF) East Asian Cup championship last week in Seoul, South Korea, in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang on August 1, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA 1 August September 1, 2013 13
  14. 14. A farmer walks through a field near a replica of the Eiffel Tower at the Tianducheng development in Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province August 1, 2013. Tianducheng, developed by Zhejiang Guangsha Co. Ltd., started constructing in 2007 and was known as a knockoff of Paris with a scaled-replica of the Eiffel Tower, standing 108 metres, and Parisian houses. Although designed to accommodate at least ten thousand people, Tianducheng remains sparsely populated and is now considered as a "ghost town", according to local media.REUTERS/Aly Song 1 August September 1, 2013 14
  15. 15. A worker rests on the roof of a building surrounded by sand as a result of desert encroachment at Ogrein Railway Station at the Red Sea State August 1, 2013. REUTERS/ Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah 1 August September 1, 2013 15
  16. 16. Afghan women line up to receive aid from the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) during the month of Ramadan in Kabul August 1, 2013.REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail 1 August September 1, 2013 16
  17. 17. The fathers of Liu Yipeng, Wang Linjia and Ye Mengyuan, the three girls who died in the Asiana Airlines crash, carry the ashes of their daughters during a memorial in Jiangshan, Zhejiang province, August 1, 2013. The remains of the three students from Jiangshan Middle School, who were killed when Asiana Airline Flight 214 crashed in San Francisco on July 6, arrived in Jiangshan early Monday morning, according to local media. REUTERS/Stringer 1 August September 1, 2013 17
  18. 18. Fugitive former U.S. spy agency contractor Edward Snowden's new refugee documents granted by Russia is seen during a news conference in Moscow August 1, 2013. Snowden slipped quietly out of the airport on Thursday after securing temporary asylum in Russia, ending more than a month in limbo in the transit area. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov 1 August September 1, 2013 18
  19. 19. Members of the Free Syrian Army rest near the air force intelligence headquarters in Aleppo August 1, 2013. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib 1 August September 1, 2013 19
  20. 20. A man walks past under colourful umbrellas in Getafe, outskirts of Madrid, August 1, 2013. Picture taken with a fisheye lens. REUTERS/Juan Medina 1 August September 1, 2013 20
  21. 21. Michael Niemeyer (L-R), Matthew Ervin, Alfredo Diaz, Richard Grossi, Rodney Scott, and John Duran empty Russian vodka bottles filled with water, into the gutter during a news conference at Micky's nightclub in West Hollywood, California August 1, 2013. Bar owners, city officials and members of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) organizations participated in the event to announce a boycott of Russian vodkas to protest new laws in Russia targeting homosexuals, according to a news release by the organizers.REUTERS/Jonathan Alcorn 1 August September 1, 2013 21
  22. 22. Muslim children learn to read the Koran at the Gaabow Islamic school, also known as a madrassa, during the holy month of Ramadan in Somalia's capital Mogadishu August 1, 2013. REUTERS/Ismail Taxta 1 August September 1, 2013 22
  23. 23. A boy stands on the ruins of the former Somali parliament building in the capital Mogadishu August 1, 2013. Somalia has been mired in violence, and lacking effective central government since the 1991 overthrow of military dictator Siad Barre, which resulted in clan-based fiefdoms running the country. Somalia is currently led by President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, who was elected in September 2012. REUTERS/Feisal Omar 1 August September 1, 2013 23
  24. 24. Darya area, southwest of Damascus, August 1, 2013. Khaldia neighbourhood in Homs city, July 27, 2013. 1 August September 1, 2013 24
  25. 25. Muslims stand after having their iftar (breaking fast) meal during the holy month of Ramadan at the Jama Masjid (Grand Mosque) in the old quarters of Delhi, August 1, 2013. REUTERS/Ahmad Masood 1 August September 1, 2013 25
  26. 26. A man wears a mask made of a watermelon at the Woodstock Festival in Kostrzyn-upon-Odra River, close to the Polish-German border, August 2, 2013.REUTERS/Thomas Peter 2 August September 1, 2013 26
  27. 27. 2 August Vienna Airport in Austria - Aug 2.2013 September 1, 2013 27
  28. 28. A man and boy walk through the rain with a placard that reads "Frack Off!" during a protest to prevent lorries from accessing a site run by Cuadrilla Resources outside the village of Balcombe in southern England August 2, 2013. Protesters have been blocking access to a drilling site in southern England as part of a campaign against the controversial "fracking" process used in shale gas exploration, illustrating the potential battle ahead for Britain's nascent shale industry. REUTERS/Luke MacGregor 2 August September 1, 2013 28
  29. 29. Legislator Lin Hung-chih (L) from the ruling Nationalist Party (KMT) scuffles with legislator Chiu Chih-wei from the opposition Democratic Progressive Party (DPP) at the Legislative Yuan in Taipei August 2, 2013. Taiwan's legislators will vote on Friday on whether to adopt the proposed referendum on the controversial construction of the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant in New Taipei City, according to local media. The red banner reads, "Stop construction of the Fourth Nuclear Power Plant immediately." REUTERS/Pichi Chuang 2 August September 1, 2013 29
  30. 30. A World War II American plane flies in front of a wall of fire as it takes part in a re-enactment of the attack on Pearl Harbor during an afternoon air show at the EAA AirVenture at Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin August 3, 2013. REUTERS/Darren Hauck 3 August September 1, 2013 30
  31. 31. A demonstrator holds up a flare during a protest to demand the ouster of the Islamist- dominated government, outside the Constituent Assembly headquarters in Tunis August 4, 2013. REUTERS/Anis Mili Hundreds of thousands of people take part in a demonstration in front of the Presidential Office in Taipei August 3, 2013. REUTERS/Steven Chen A woman wearing a dress and a headgear inspired by traditional Chinese costume poses for pictures in Lijiang, Yunnan province, August 2, 2013. Picture taken August 2, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer A H-2B rocket carrying cargo for the International Space Station blasts off from the launching pad at Tanegashima Space Center on the Japanese southwestern island of Tanegashima, about 1,000km (621 miles) southwest of Tokyo, in this photo taken by Kyodo early August 4, 2013. The rocket, also known as "Kounotori," which means stork, is carrying a small robot that will help Japanese astronaut Koichi Wakata conduct experiments in space. Wakata will join the Space Station later this year. Mandatory Credit REUTERS/Kyodo 2-4 August September 1, 2013 31
  32. 32. An Afghan man washes his horse in Kabul August 4, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail 4 August September 1, 2013 32
  33. 33. A flame is seen on a burnt tree during a wildfire outside Cebreros, in northwestern Spain, August 4, 2013. More than 550 firefighters are working to contain the wildfire, which broke out on Saturday afternoon, according to regional officials. REUTERS/Susana Vera 4 August September 1, 2013 33
  34. 34. A man climbs a tree trunk during the Rugova Traditional Games in southwestern Kosovo August 4, 2013. Many Kosovars working abroad return home during summer and take part in the region's cultural and traditional activities, according to organisers. REUTERS/Hazir Reka 4 August September 1, 2013 34
  35. 35. A tractor tows residents through flood waters to a safe place on the outskirts of Karachi August 4, 2013. At least a dozen people were killed in accidents caused by torrential rain which hit different parts of the port city of Karachi on Saturday, according to local media. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro 4 August September 1, 2013 35
  36. 36. A streak of lightning is seen above the skyline of Shanghai's financial district of Pudong August 4, 2013. REUTER/Aly Song 4 August September 1, 2013 36
  37. 37. A man takes a photo of Nobel Peace Prize winner Tawakul Karman of Yemen as she speaks to reporters at Sanaa International Airport upon her arrival from Egypt August 4, 2013. Egyptian airport authorities have barred Nobel prize- winning Yemeni peace activist Karman, a supporter of deposed president Mohamed Mursi, from entering the country, security sources said on August 4, 2013. State news agency MENA said Karman, who had previously announced her solidarity with supporters of Mursi, overthrown by the army a month ago, was on a list of people who were not allowed to enter Egypt. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah 4 August September 1, 2013 37
  38. 38. A Free Syrian Army fighter takes up a shooting position at the Seif El Dawla front in Aleppo August 4, 2013. REUTERS/ Loubna Mrie 4 August September 1, 2013 38
  39. 39. Two women help another through a hedge of cactii at a food distribution center in Afgoye, August 4, 2013 in this picture provided by AU/UN Information Support Team. The U.A.E Red Crescent gave out food aid as part of a program they are conducting during the month of Ramadan. Over 5,000 internally displaced persons were given food during the NGO's trip to Afgoye, which was aided in part by AMISOM forces. REUTERS/Tobin Jones/AU UN IST PHOTO/Handout via Reuters 4 August September 1, 2013 39
  40. 40. People take shelter under umbrellas during a rain shower in New Delhi August 5, 2013. Rainfall in August and September, the second half of the four-month long monsoon season, is likely to be normal or 96 percent of the long-term average, the state-run weather department said. REUTERS/Anindito Mukherjee 5 August September 1, 2013 40
  41. 41. A child sleeps near stoves used to dry fish in Vridi- Zimbabwe, a poor area in Abidjan, Ivroy Coast, August 5, 2013. REUTERS/Thierry Gouegnon 5 August September 1, 2013 41
  42. 42. A member of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi climbs up the main door of the Attorney General's office to spray a graffiti, which reads "Interior thugs", above posters of Mursi during a protest at the courthouse in downtown Cairo August 5, 2013. Several thousand Islamist supporters of Mursi marched through downtown Cairo on Monday calling for his reinstatement and denouncing the army general who led his overthrow. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh 5 August September 1, 2013 42
  43. 43. A journalist films a Gibraltarian driver with his mobile phone as other drivers wait in line to enter to the British territory of Gibraltar at its border with Spain, in La Linea de la Concepcion, southern Spain August 5, 2013. Tensions over Gibraltar escalated on Monday when the British territory's chief minister accused Spain of "sabre-rattling" and behaving like North Korea after Madrid floated the idea of a new border crossing fee and airspace controls. REUTERS/Jon Nazca 5 August September 1, 2013 43
  44. 44. A protester stands against Turkish soldiers during clashes near Silivri, where a hearing on people charged with attempting to overthrow Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's Islamist-rooted government is due to take place August 5, 2013. A Turkish court on Monday sentenced a former military commander to life in prison and dozens of others including opposition members of parliament to long terms for plotting against the government, in a case that has exposed deep divisions in the country. Retired military chief of staff General Ilker Basbug was sentenced to life for his role in the "Ergenekon" conspiracy to overthrow the government of Erdogan. REUTERS/Murad Sezer 5 August September 1, 2013 44
  45. 45. A man in his underwear joins an event in attempt to break the Guinness Book of World Records' for 'the most amount of people gathered in their underwear' in Times Square, New York, August 5, 2013. Organizers are trying to break the current record of 2,270 people. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz 5 August September 1, 2013 45
  46. 46. Sam Rainsy (C), president of the opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), greets supporters during a visit to the Boeung Kak lake area in Phnom Penh August 5, 2013. Visiting communities affected by land disputes in Phnom Penh, Sam Rainsy called for a massive protest against the government on August 6, appealing that the UN be involved in the investigation on alleged irregularities in the election. REUTERS/Samrang Pring 5 August September 1, 2013 46
  47. 47. Professor Mark Post shows the world's first lab- grown beef burger during a launch event in west London August 5, 2013. The in-vitro burger, cultured from cattle stem cells, the first example of what its creator says could provide an answer to global food shortages and help combat climate change, was fried in a pan and tasted by two volunteers. The burger is the result of years of research by Post, a vascular biologist at the University of Maastricht, who is working to show how meat grown in petri dishes might one day be a true alternative to meat from livestock. The meat in the burger has been made by knitting together around 20,000 strands of protein that has been cultured from cattle stem cells in Post's lab.REUTERS/David Parry/pool 5 August September 1, 2013 47
  48. 48. Cody Tosco and Katlyn Chadwick from Washington, New Jersey, kiss as they stand by Tosco's car before he competed in the Nation-Wide Demolition Derby taking place at the New Jersey State Fair Sussex County Farm and Horse Show in Augusta, New Jersey, August 5, 2013. Originally begun in the 1950's in the United States, Demolition Derbies have been popular at state and county fairs throughout the U.S. and have spread to western Europe and Asia. With the dwindling availability of older large American-made vehicles, smaller full-sized vehicles of the 1980's and 1990's are more frequently used today. The two-day event at the New Jersey State Fair featured more than 100 cars and drivers from New Jersey and surrounding Northeastern states competing in cars dating from the 1960's to the 2000's. REUTERS/Mike Segar 5 August September 1, 2013 48
  49. 49. Greek firefighters prepare to move as a firefighting aircraft flies overhead as a forest fire rages in Marathon near Athens August 5, 2013. A wildfire fanned by strong winds raged near Athens on Monday, damaging homes and sending residents fleeing, fire brigade officials said. Reuters witnesses said the blaze had damaged at least three homes at a hamlet by the town of Marathon - the site of the historic 490 BC battle between Athenians and Persians about 40 kilometers (25 miles) northeast of the Greek capital. REUTERS/Yannis Behrakis 5 August September 1, 2013 49
  50. 50. Thai security personnel inspect the site of a bomb attack on a roadside in Yala province, south of Bangkok, August 5, 2013. Five field army soldiers were injured after the explosion by suspected Muslim militants, as they were making their way to provide escort to teachers travelling to school, police said. REUTERS/Surapan Boonthanom 5 August September 1, 2013 50
  51. 51. Protesters run after a prison van as an unidentified defendant sticks his fist out as he's driven to a courthouse in Silivri, where a hearing for people charged with attempting to overthrow Prime Minister Tayyip Erdogan's Islamist-rooted government is due to take place, August 5, 2013. A Turkish court on Monday began sentencing nearly 300 defendants accused of plotting to overthrow the government, handing prison sentences of up to 20 years to some and acquitting 21 others. The court was announcing the verdicts individually. Verdicts on high-profile defendants including former armed forces commander Ilker Basbug were yet to be announced. REUTERS/Murad Sezer 5 August September 1, 2013 51
  52. 52. Men sit as they have Iftar, the evening meal to break their fast during Ramadan, at Faisal Mosque in Islamabad August 5, 2013. Pakistani police scoured hills surrounding the capital Islamabad and sent additional units to protect key installations on Monday amid tightened security ahead of a major Muslim holiday and after a bomb wounded 14 people on a train. Police and soldiers go on alert every year in the closing days of the holy Muslim month of Ramadan. "We have beefed up security in Islamabad, particularly at the Faisal Mosque since there is a security threat," Mohammad Rizwan, a senior police officer, told Reuters. REUTERS/Mian Khursheed 5 August September 1, 2013 52
  53. 53. 5 August The boy beside Ghantakarna demons before effigy burned in exorcism Ghantakarna festival in Bhaktapur city, Nepal.-Aug5, 2013 September 1, 2013 53
  54. 54. 5 August Devotees on the bank of Yamuna River in Agra, India, raised their hands and shout slogans before religious icons lingam, Shiva represents the direction Hindu.Aug5, 2013 September 1, 2013 54
  55. 55. A burnt structure stands under a starry sky at the Falls Fire west of Lake Elsinore, California August 5, 2013. The wildfire began around 10:00 a.m. and grew to at least 1,500 acres before nightfall, prompting mandatory evacuations of the communities of Lakeland Village, Rancho Capistrano and Decker Canyon, according to official reports by the United States Forest Service and Cal Fire. REUTERS/David McNew 5 August September 1, 2013 55
  56. 56. Chinese commercial law enforcement personnel inspect milk powder products at a supermarket in Lianyungang, Jiangsu province August 6, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily 6 August September 1, 2013 56
  57. 57. A woman sits on a balcony asking for help after an explosion, caused by a gas leak, in an apartment building in Rosario city in the province of Santa Fe August 6, 2013. According to local authorities, six people died and at least 50 were injured as firefighters and rescue workers continued to search for people who are trapped in the area. REUTERS/Jose Granata/Telam 6 August September 1, 2013 57
  58. 58. A helicopter drops water over a forest fire in Donja Jablanica, August 6, 2013. Forest fires erupted in southern Bosnia due to the heat wave. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic 6 August September 1, 2013 58
  59. 59. A giant panda lies on blocks of ice to cool off from the summer heat at its zoo enclosure in Wuhan, Hubei province August 6, 2013. A record-setting summer heatwave will continue to bake most parts of south China in the upcoming three days, Xinhua News Agency reported. Temperature in Wuhan reached 37 degrees Celsuis (98.6 degrees Fahrenheit).REUTERS/China Daily 6 August September 1, 2013 59
  60. 60. Japan Maritime Self-Defense Force's helicopter destroyer DDH183 Izumo, the largest surface combatants of the Japanese navy, is seen during its launching ceremony in Yokohama, south of Tokyo August 6, 2013. REUTERS/Toru Hanai 6 August September 1, 2013 60
  61. 61. A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside a house in Aleppo's Karm al-Jabal district August 6, 2013. Picture taken August 6, 2013. REUTERS/Loubna Mrie 6 August September 1, 2013 61
  62. 62. Men sleep inside a house damaged after what activists said was an air raid by forces loyal to Syria's President Bashar al-Assad in Azaz, near Aleppo, August 6, 2013. Syrian rebels captured a main military airport near the border with Turkey on Tuesday, consolidating their hold on a key supply route north of the city of Aleppo, opposition activists said. The reported capture of the Minnig Military Airport, situated on the road between Aleppo and the Turkish city of Gaziantep, after an eight-month siege, marks an important symbolic victory for the opposition, following a string of defeats to President Bashar al-Assad's forces in central Syria, the sources said. REUTERS/Hamid Khatib 6 August September 1, 2013 62
  63. 63. Ding Shilu (L) tests the engine of his home-made aircraft before conducting a test flight on the outskirts of Shenyang, Liaoning province, August 6. 2013. Ding, a 65-year-old migrant worker, spent around 2,000 yuan ($327) to build this 5-meter-long, 4.5-meter-high plane using components from motorcycles and electric bicycles. Ding failed his fourth test flight on Tuesday since he started his project four years ago, local media reported. REUTERS/Sheng Li 6 August September 1, 2013 63
  64. 64. A Tibetan Buddhist monk takes pictures with his mobile phone of the unfolding of a giant thangka, a religious silk embroidery or painting unique to Tibet, during the Shoton Festival at Drepung Monastery in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region August 6, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily 6 August September 1, 2013 64
  65. 65. A young boy looks inside a rusted car body in a square near the remaining walls of buildings in the French martyr village of Oradour-sur-Glane, near Limoges, August 6, 2013. Six hundred forty-two inhabitants of Oradour-sur-Glane, men, women and children, were massacred by soldiers of a German Waffen-SS Panzer division who also destroyed the entire village on June 10, 1944. A new village was built nearby after the war, but the remains of the original village has been maintained as a permanent World War II memorial and museum. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol 6 August September 1, 2013 65
  66. 66. Tibetan Buddhists and tourists view a giant thangka, a religious silk embroidery or painting displaying the Buddha portrait, during the Shoton Festival at Drepung Monastery in Lhasa, Tibet Autonomous Region August 6, 2013. REUTERS/China Daily 6 August September 1, 2013 66
  67. 67. Workers use metal detectors to search for gold bullion, believed to have been buried during the 1864-1870 War of the Triple Alliance, at an excavation site in Aldana Canada city, 29 km (18 miles) from Asuncion, Paraguay, August 6, 2013. REUTERS/Jorge Adorno 6 August September 1, 2013 67
  68. 68. A horse and rider perform during a "sneak peek" performance of Cavalia's show "Odysseo" in Somerville, Massachusetts August 6, 2013. The show, which features 63 horses and 47 human artists, acrobats, riders and performers, opens its Boston-area performances August 7. REUTERS/Brian Snyder 6 August September 1, 2013 68
  69. 69. A woman uses an umbrella to protect herself from the sun as she crosses a busy street in downtown Shanghai August 6, 2013. The temperature in Shanghai rose to 41.1 degrees Celsius (106 degrees Fahrenheit) on Tuesday, according to local media. REUTERS/Carlos Barria 6 August September 1, 2013 69
  70. 70. Indian army soldiers stand near the coffins of their colleagues during a wreath laying ceremony in Poonch district, northwest of Jammu August 6, 2013. India said a group of militants from Pakistan killed five of its soldiers in an ambush along the disputed border in Kashmir on Tuesday, an accusation that threatens to derail efforts to resume peace talks.REUTERS/Mukesh Gupta 6 August September 1, 2013 70
  71. 71. Anti-government protesters hold flares and shout slogans during a demonstration in Tunis August 6, 2013. Tens of thousands of Tunisians crowded the streets of downtown Tunis on Tuesday to demand the transitional government's ouster, in the largest opposition protest since the country's political crisis began two weeks ago. The secular opposition, angered by two assassinations in its ranks and emboldened by the army-backed toppling of Egypt's Islamist president, is trying to topple Tunisia's Islamist-led government and dissolve the Constituent Assembly. REUTERS/Anis Mili 6 August September 1, 2013 71
  72. 72. Một người dân làng đánh cá trên hồ Nhị Hải ở Ðại Lý, tỉnh Vân Nam, Trung Quốc.-Aug 6,2013 6 August Yunnan province, China. - Aug6, 2013 September 1, 2013 72
  73. 73. 6 August A young India swinging on power lines before jumping into the river Ganges in Allahabad rising floodwaters. - Aug6, 2013 September 1, 2013 73
  74. 74. 6 August Bangladeshi Muslim people on a ferry home before Eid al-Fitr holiday in Dhaka.-Aug6, 2013 September 1, 2013 74
  75. 75. 6 August Rebels had captured airbase Mannagh from the hands of government forces at dawn today 6-8-2013 September 1, 2013 75
  76. 76. 6 August September 1, 2013 76
  77. 77. Ukrainian Dmitry Balandin poses with his wooden model Cylon in his flat in Zaporizhzhya August 6, 2013. It took Balandin, who works as a crane operator, six months to build the model from 500 parts. Balandin says he does not use blueprints and designs the parts as he works on them. He says he would love to build metal models but that is impossible to do so in his small apartment. He plays with Cylon as a child would play with a doll or Lego toy, and is now making a girlfriend for his model. He hopes to eventually build an entire model family and have them displayed at exhibitions and galleries. REUTERS/Gleb Garanich 6 August September 1, 2013 77
  78. 78. North Korean leader Kim Jong-un inspects the construction site of the apartment houses for scientists close to completion in this undated photo released by North Korea's Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) in Pyongyang August 7, 2013. REUTERS/KCNA 7 August September 1, 2013 78
  79. 79. A police trooper checks a van at the entrance of Sanaa International Airport August 7, 2013. Al Qaeda's Yemen-based branch AQAP has been behind plots against Western targets and neighbouring Saudi Arabia. The U.S. Air Force on Tuesday flew some American personnel out of Sanaa, Yemen, the Pentagon said, as the U.S. told its citizens to leave the country and ordered the evacuation of non-essential government staff because of a terror threat. Britain also said on Tuesday it had withdrawn all staff from its embassy in the capital Sanaa, adding there was "a very high threat of kidnap from armed tribes, criminals and terrorists". REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah 7 August September 1, 2013 79
  80. 80. People search for their belongings in rubbles after what activists said was shelling by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Raqqa province, eastern Syria, August 7, 2013. REUTERS/Nour Fourat 7 August September 1, 2013 80
  81. 81. Ivory tusks are stored in boxes at Hong Kong Customs August 7, 2013, after they were seized from a container at Kwai Chung Container Terminal a day earlier. Through intelligence exchange with Chinese Customs, Hong Kong Customs on Tuesday seized a total of 1,120 ivory tusks, 13 rhino horns and five pieces of leopard skin, weighing about 2,266 kg (4982 pounds), inside a container shipped from Nigeria to Hong Kong. The total seizure is worth about HK$41 million (US$5.26 million), according to the official press release.REUTERS/Bobby Yip 7 August September 1, 2013 81
  82. 82. An archaeologist digs out a skull from the site of the graveyard of the Bethlehem, or Bedlam, hospital next to Liverpool Street Station in the City of London, August 7, 2013. The dig is on the site of the future ticket hall for the Crossrail station at Liverpool Street. Archaeologists have a window of time to dig through parts of London's first municipal graveyard from the 16 and 17th century; and through to the Roman ruins beneath; before the site is handed back to contractors building the ticket hall for the Crossrail station. REUTERS/Andrew Winning 7 August September 1, 2013 82
  83. 83. Young women fill out forms to apply for a job as a Playboy bunny during a casting in Monterrey August 7, 2013. Playboy is doing "Bunny Hunt 2013" castings in several Mexican cities for the Playboy casino in Cancun, according to local media. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril 7 August September 1, 2013 83
  84. 84. Firefighters spray water near a burning house in the Twin Pines Road area at the Silver Fire near Banning, California August 7, 2013. REUTERS/David McNew 7 August September 1, 2013 84
  85. 85. A smouldering mountainside is seen under the stars at the Silver Fire near Banning, California August 7, 2013. The fire broke out shortly after 2 p.m. near a back-country road south of Banning, about 90 miles (145 km) outside Los Angeles in Riverside County, and within hours had blackened more than 5,000 acres, California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection spokesman Daniel Berlandt said. REUTERS/David McNew 7 August September 1, 2013 85
  86. 86. A U.S. Air Force Wideband Global SATCOM (WGS-6) mission lifts off on a ULA Delta IV rocket from Space Launch Complex 37 at Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, Florida August 7, 2013. The unmanned Delta 4 rocket blasted off from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida on Wednesday carrying a communications satellite for the U.S. military and its partners, including Australia, which paid for the spacecraft and launch services. The Delta rocket, topped with the sixth Wideband Global Satcom, or WGS, spacecraft lifted off at 8:29 p.m. EDT and soared out over the Atlantic Ocean, illuminated by the setting sun, as it headed into space. REUTERS/Mike Brown 7 August September 1, 2013 86
  87. 87. A Muslim man prays after offering evening prayers following iftar, or breaking fast, during the holy month of Ramadan at a mosque in the old quarters of Delhi August 7, 2013. REUTERS/Mansi Thapliyal 7 August September 1, 2013 87
  88. 88. Fire fighters walk amid debris from a fire at the Jomo Kenyatta International Airport in Kenya's capital Nairobi August 7, 2013. A fire engulfed Kenya's main airport on Wednesday, choking a vital travel and trade gateway to east Africa, witnesses and officials said. The cause of the fire was not yet known. REUTERS/Noor Khamis 7 August September 1, 2013 88
  89. 89. An anti-government protester clashes with riot police officers outside the parliament in Bangkok August 7, 2013. Thailand's parliament was due to debate a political amnesty bill on Wednesday as anti-government protesters marched to try to get it scrapped, saying it could let ex- premier Thaksin Shinawatra return from exile without having to serve a jail sentence. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha 7 August September 1, 2013 89
  90. 90. Damaged residential houses of the Indian army are seen after a landslide caused by heavy rains in Tihra Lines near the northern Indian hill town of Dharamsala August 7, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer 7 August September 1, 2013 90
  91. 91. A girl plays piano in the park in Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, August 7, 2013. A group of young enthusiasts bought an old Soviet-made piano, adjusted it, painted white and placed in a park for free use by all visitors. The instrument is covered with a plastic foil at night and during rains. This is the group's first step in their project "Free city entertainments", local media said. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin 7 August September 1, 2013 91
  92. 92. Activists of the Delhi Pradesh Youth Congress try to cross a police barricade during a protest against Pakistan near the Pakistan Embassy in New Delhi August 7, 2013. Two Pakistani soldiers were wounded in an exchange of fire with Indian troops along the disputed Himalayan region of Kashmir in the latest flare-up of tensions between the two nuclear-armed neighbors, officials on both sides said Wednesday. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi 7 August September 1, 2013 92
  93. 93. 7 August The musicians performed traditional Mongolian musical instruments in a concert at the opening of Nadam Fair in Xilinhot, Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region. September 1, 2013 93
  94. 94. 7 August Fire and smoke of the fire at Nairobi's international airport Kenya-Aug7, 2013 September 1, 2013 94
  95. 95. 7 August Students in the Indian city of Chennai dove lined up to celebrate 68 years of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima and Nagasaki in Japan. September 1, 2013 95
  96. 96. 7 August Aircraft B-2 Spirit bomber of the U.S. Air Force refueling prepared by transport aircraft KC-135 Stratotanker during a training mission-Aug 7.2013 September 1, 2013 96
  97. 97. 8 August Hole of Death Saint-Catherine street in downtown Montreal, Canada, August 5, 2013. September 1, 2013 97
  98. 98. Chinese inventor Tao Xiangli controls his self-made humanoid robot with a remote controller as he poses with it during a photo opportunity at his house located in a old residential area in Beijing August 8, 2013. The self-taught Chinese inventor built the home-made robot, named "The King of Innovation", out of scrap metal and electronic wires that he bought from a second-hand market. Tao completed his creation in less than a year, with costs of production and living expenses amounting to 300,000 yuan ($49,037). However, the robot, which measures 2.1 metres (6.9 feet) in height and 480 kg (1058 lbs) in weight, turned out to be too tall and heavy to walk out of the front door of his house. It can perform simple movements with its hands and legs and also mimic human voices. REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon 8 August September 1, 2013 98
  99. 99. 8 August The boy sat in the truck in Sana'a, Yemen. September 1, 2013 99
  100. 100. 8 August An anti-Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi ousted wearing a knife on the top toys in Tahrir Square after dawn prayers marking Eid al-Fitr holiday at the end of the month of Ramadan. September 1, 2013 100
  101. 101. National guardsmen take up positions on the roof of the Grand Mosque during Eid al-Fitr prayers in Bamako August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Joe Penney 8 August September 1, 2013 101
  102. 102. Somali residents dance to tradition tunes while celebrating the Muslim Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the fasting month of Ramadan, north of capital Mogadishu August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Feisal Omar 8 August September 1, 2013 102
  103. 103. Tiger Woods (L) and Davis Love III, both of the U.S., look at their putts on the 13th green during the first round of the 2013 PGA Championship golf tournament at Oak Hill Country Club in Rochester, New York August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Jeff Haynes 8 August September 1, 2013 103
  104. 104. Police use a water canon to disperse Indian medical students as they run through a barricade during a protest in New Delhi August 8, 2013. Hundreds of medical students on Thursday protested against the compulsory year-long rural posting required by the Indian government, demanding it be made voluntary, local media reported. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi 8 August September 1, 2013 104
  105. 105. Smoke from the Silver Fire rises over electric wind turbines near the community of Cabazon, near Banning, California August 8, 2013. A wind-whipped California wildfire that doubled in size overnight torched 15 buildings east of Los Angeles, injured at least five people and forced the evacuation of 500 homes in about half a dozen small communities, authorities said on Thursday. REUTERS/David McNew 8 August September 1, 2013 105
  106. 106. Sloane Stephens of the U.S. serves to Agnieszka Radwanska of Poland during their women's tennis match at day four of the Rogers Cup tennis tournament in Toronto, August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch 8 August September 1, 2013 106
  107. 107. A Malian national guardsman (L) takes up a post along a street outside the Grand Mosque before Eid al-Fitr prayers in Bamako August 8, 2013. The Eid al-Fitr festival marks the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan. REUTERS/Joe Penney 8 August September 1, 2013 107
  108. 108. A policeman checks a car at a checkpoint in Sanaa August 8, 2013. Yemen authorities announced heightened security measures during the Eid al-Fitr holiday, which marks the end of the Muslim holy fasting month of Ramadan. REUTERS/Mohamed al-Sayaghi 8 August September 1, 2013 108
  109. 109. People walk along a street in front of the Rock of the British territory of Gibraltar (rear), a monolithic limestone promontory, next to the border in La Linea de la Concepcion, southern Spain August 9, 2013. Spanish Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy said on Friday he hoped for dialogue with Britain soon regarding Gibraltar, but added that until talks took place his government would continue to consider unilateral measures to defend Spanish interests. REUTERS/Jon Nazca 9 August September 1, 2013 109
  110. 110. A Muslim family rides a wooden boat as they head for Eid al-Fitr prayers at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Beawiharta 8 August September 1, 2013 110
  111. 111. A Bosnian Muslim priest leads early morning prayers on the first day of Eid al-Fitr in the village of Mjestova Ravna, 90 km (56 miles) from the capital Sarajevo, August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic 8 August September 1, 2013 111
  112. 112. Palestinians sit next to graves at a cemetery in the West Bank city of Ramallah on the first day of Eid al-Fitr, which marks the end of the holy month of Ramadan August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman 8 August September 1, 2013 112
  113. 113. Syria's President Bashar al-Assad (2nd R) attends Eid al-Fitr prayers at Anas bin Malek mosque in Damascus August 8, 2013, in this handout photograph released by Syria 's national news agency SANA. Syrian rebels said on Thursday they targeted al-Assad's motorcade heading to a Damascus mosque to mark the Muslim holiday of Eid al-Fitr, but state television showed him unharmed and the government denied he had been attacked. REUTERS/SANA/Handout via Reuters 8 August September 1, 2013 113
  114. 114. A woman plays on the edge of a cliff on a rainy winter afternoon at Bronte beach in Sydney August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Daniel Munoz 8 August September 1, 2013 114
  115. 115. A security official stands near a damaged vehicle at the site of a suicide bomb attack in Quetta August 8, 2013. A suicide bomber killed 29 people in Pakistan on Thursday, including five senior police officers, at the funeral of a policeman in the city of Quetta in a scene captured live on television as cameras broadcast the event. REUTERS/Naseer Ahmed 8 August September 1, 2013 115
  116. 116. A Free Syrian Army fighter sleeps inside a room in Aleppo's Qastal al-Harami neighborhood August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Nour Kelze 8 August September 1, 2013 116
  117. 117. The National Zoo's female Sumatran tiger Damai tends to her two new cubs in this August 8, 2013 handout still image from video. Damai, gave birth to two cubs August 5, 2013. This is Damai's first litter of cubs, sired by the Zoo's 12-year-old male tiger, Kavi. REUTERS/Smithsonian's National Zoo/Handout via Reuters 8 August September 1, 2013 117
  118. 118. A child is carried by his mother at a market on the eve of Eid al-Fitr festival in Srinagar August 8, 2013. REUTERS/Danish Ismail 8 August September 1, 2013 118
  119. 119. 9 August The men, the traditional garb, riding day Eid al- Fitr, end of Ramadan in Benghazi, Libya, on August 9, 2013. September 1, 2013 119
  120. 120. 10 August An air attack but activists said that due to the forces loyal to President Bashar al-Assad made​​, in Raqqa province, east Syria.-Aug10, 2013 September 1, 2013 120
  121. 121. 10 August A baby takes a picture by cell phone at a party Eid al- Fitr for Syrian refugee children-Aug10, 2013 September 1, 2013 121
  122. 122. Kelly Ong Xiao Wei (C), manager of "The Alliance," and Alex Garfield (L), a sponsor of "The Alliance," react after their team won first place during "The International" Dota 2 video game competition in Seattle, Washington, August 11, 2013. Sixteen teams from 12 countries battled for some $2.9 million in prize money, with Swedish team "The Alliance" claiming the top prize of $1.4 million after defeating Ukraine's "Natus Vincere" in a final watched by an audience of 1700 at Benaroya Hall and streamed live on the Internet. REUTERS/David Ryder 11 August September 1, 2013 122
  123. 123. Poll workers count ballots in Bamako, Mali, August 11, 2013. Poll workers in Mali began counting votes in Sunday's high stakes presidential runoff, with former Prime Minister Ibrahim Boubacar Keita tipped to claim the difficult job of stabilizing the West African nation after more than a year of turmoil. REUTERS/Joe Penney 11 August September 1, 2013 123
  124. 124. Serena Williams of the U.S. holds the trophy after defeating Sorana Cirstea of Romania during their women's final tennis match of the Rogers Cup tennis tournament in Toronto, August 11, 2013. REUTERS/Mark Blinch11 August September 1, 2013 124
  125. 125. Afghans stand near a destroyed car after floods in the Shakar Dara district of Kabul August 11, 2013. REUTERS/Mohammad Ismail 11 August September 1, 2013 125
  126. 126. Rescuers save a woman who was attempting suicide by jumping off a rainshed on the ninth floor of an apartment building, in Fuzhou, Fujian province, China, August 11, 2013. According to local media, the uninjured woman was rescued by firefighters and local residents after lying atop of the rainshed for over an hour. REUTERS/Stringer 11 August September 1, 2013 126
  127. 127. Children pretend to be carrying a coffin, as they play along a street in Raqqa province, eastern Syria August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Nour Fourat 12 August September 1, 2013 127
  128. 128. Before and after photos from Aleppo show the wide- spread damage wrought on the ancient Syrian city 12 August September 1, 2013 128
  129. 129. Rohingya men carry a patient to a hospital outside Sittwe, Myanmar, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun 12 August September 1, 2013 129
  130. 130. A supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi guards outside one of the entrances of the sit-in area around Raba' al-Adawya mosque, where protesters are camping, east of Cairo, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih 12 August September 1, 2013 130
  131. 131. Free Syrian Army fighters play soccer along a street in Aleppo's Salaheddine neighborhood, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Ammar Abdullah 12 August September 1, 2013 131
  132. 132. Members of the Jammu and Kashmir High Court Bar Association scuffle with Indian policemen during a protest against recent riots in Srinagar, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Danish Ismail 12 August September 1, 2013 132
  133. 133. Two scrap dealers sleep on a mattress at the entrance to a former Bankia-Caja Madrid bank branch in Madrid, August 12, 2013. The sign reads, "retail space available". 12 August September 1, 2013 133
  134. 134. The crowd cheers as Zimbabwe's President Robert Mugabe addresses during Heroes Day commemorations in Harare, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Philimon Bulawayo 12 August September 1, 2013 134
  135. 135. Actress Amanda Seyfried poses for photographers before a screening of her new film Lovelace at a hotel in Mayfair, London, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Andrew Winning 12 August September 1, 2013 135
  136. 136. A section of the Summer Bay Resort lies collapsed after a large sinkhole opened on the property's grounds in Clermont, Florida, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/David Manning 12 August September 1, 2013 136
  137. 137. A long exposure shot shows a plane flying over the sea during a lightning storm on the last day of the annual Perseid meteor shower, near the popular tourist destination of Cancun, August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Victor Ruiz Garcia 12 August September 1, 2013 137
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  140. 140. Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce of Jamaica (R) celebrates winning the women's 100 metres final with third place finisher Carmelita Jeter of the U.S. during the IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Denis Balibouse 12 August September 1, 2013 140
  141. 141. Nadine Broersen (R) of the Netherlands falls to the ground after crashing into the final hurdle next to Sharon Day of the U.S. in the 100 metres hurdles during the women's heptathlon at the IAAF World Athletics Championships in the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow August 12, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble 12 August September 1, 2013 141
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  143. 143. A couple drinks a cup of latte with their picture printed on top of the milk foam at a Family Mart in Taipei August 13, 2013. As part of Qixi Festival celebrations, customers of Family Mart's Let's Cafe were given the complimentary service of getting their pictures printed with edible inks on their lattes, according to a Family Mart employee. Qixi, also known as the Double Seventh Festival and the Chinese version of Valentine's Day, falls on the seventh day of the seventh month in the Chinese lunar calendar. REUTERS/Pichi Chuang 13 August September 1, 2013 143
  144. 144. German Chancellor Angela Merkel conducts a lecture, after writing her name on a board, at a classroom in Heinrich Schliemann Gymnasium, a secondary school in Berlin, August 13, 2013. Merkel delivered a lecture to a 12th grade class on the building of the Berlin Wall in August 1961. REUTERS/Odd Andersen/Pool 13 August September 1, 2013 144
  145. 145. A privately built villa, surrounded by imitation rocks, is pictured on the rooftop of a 26-storey residential block in Beijing, August 13, 2013. A resident in the building has spent more than six years to build a villa covering over 1,000 square meters (10,764 square feet) on top of a 26-storey building in Beijing, according to local media. Residents in the building complained about the villa, fearing its weight may cause structural collapse. The local bureau of city administration attempted to investigate the allegedly illegal construction, but the owner has not shown up so far, Xinhua News Agency reported. REUTERS/Jason Lee (CHINA - Tags: BUSINESS CONSTRUCTION SOCIETY REAL ESTATE TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) 13 August September 1, 2013 145
  146. 146. Andrelina Maria de Jesus, an ethnic Kiriri from northern Bahia, wears eye frames crafted by indigenous crafts, during a protest against ongoing projects in National Congress to alter policies on demarcation of indigenous lands, at the Planalto Palace August 13, 2013. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino 13 August September 1, 2013 146
  147. 147. People wait near Erez crossing between Israel and northern Gaza Strip, for the arrival of Palestinian prisoners due for release from Israeli jails to help underpin renewed peace talks, August 13, 2013. REUTERS/Suhaib Salem 13 August September 1, 2013 147
  148. 148. A man watches Indian Navy submarine INS Sindhurakshak on fire in Mumbai late August 13, 2013. An explosion on the Indian submarine on Wednesday killed crew members, India's defence minister said, giving no further details of what he described as one of the greatest tragedies of recent times. REUTERS/Vikalp Shah 13 August September 1, 2013 148
  149. 149. Men use their mobile phones as they stand in front of a mosaic depicting former Soviet leader Vladimir Lenin at Biblioteka Imeni Lenina metro station in Moscow August 13, 2013. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson 13 August September 1, 2013 149
  150. 150. A general view of Stonehenge during the annual Perseid meteor shower in the night sky in Salisbury Plain, southern England August 13, 2013. The Perseid meteor shower is sparked every August when the Earth passes through a stream of space debris left by comet Swift-Tuttle. Picture taken using a long exposure. REUTERS/Kieran Doherty 13 August September 1, 2013 150
  151. 151. Couples compete in a kissing competition at a shopping mall on the Qixi Festival in Quanzhou, Fujian province August 13, 2013. Qixi, also known as the Double Seventh Festival and the Chinese version of Valentine's Day, falls on the seventh day of the seventh month in the Chinese lunar calendar. Over a hundred couples attended this competition on Tuesday evening which required them to kiss in different postures for as long as possible, local media reported. REUTERS/Stringer 13 August September 1, 2013 151
  152. 152. A local resident (foreground, on R) gestures towards supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi during clashes in central Cairo August 13, 2013. Clashes broke out in central Cairo on Tuesday when Mursi supporters came under attack from local residents and police as they marched to the Interior Ministry, a Reuters reporter said. A few thousand pro-Mursi protesters were taking part in the march when the trouble erupted, and they responded by also hurling rocks. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany 13 August September 1, 2013 152
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  156. 156. A small unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) by DJI innovations flies during a demonstration at the Association for Unmanned Vehicle Systems International exhibition in Washington, August 13, 2013. REUTERS/Jason Reed 13 August September 1, 2013 156
  157. 157. An actress splashes red paint on herself during a protest by Grupo Fazendo Certo (Group Doing Right) and non-governmental organization (NGO) Rio de Paz (Rio of Peace) in support of victims of violence, in front of the Rio de Janeiro State Assembly August 13, 2013. According to Rio de Paz, 35,000 victims of violence have been missing in the Rio de Janeiro state since 2007. REUTERS/Sergio Moraes 13 August September 1, 2013 157
  158. 158. Rohingya Muslim women look out from the front of their home at Aung Mingalar quarter in Sittwe August 13, 2013. Sittwe's last remaining Muslim-dominated quarter, Aung Mingalar, is locked down by police and soldiers who patrol all streets leading in and out. Muslims can't leave without written permission from local authorities, which Muslims say is almost impossible to secure. REUTERS/Soe Zeya Tun 13 August September 1, 2013 158
  159. 159. Men are silhouetted as they work to illuminate the Balochistan Assembly building in celebration of Pakistan's Independence Day in Quetta, August 13, 2013.REUTERS/Naseer Ahmed 13 August September 1, 2013 159
  160. 160. Tourists lies on the floor outside the archaeological museum in the Andalusian capital of Seville, southern Spain August 13, 2013. REUTERS/Marcelo del Pozo 13 August September 1, 2013 160
  161. 161. 13 August September 1, 2013 161 Pile foundation to build wind power generation farm called Baltic 2 is converted to freighters in Rostock, Germany-Aug13, 2013
  162. 162. 13 August September 1, 2013 162 Water column near the 100 meters high and 60 meters wide shot when a mine from World War II exploded in a mine sweep operations in the Kanmon Strait off the coast of Shimonoseki, Yamaguchi Prefecture, Japan. Aug13, 2013
  163. 163. 13 August September 1, 2013 163 Milky Way in the night sky near Rangoon, Burma-Aug13, 2013
  164. 164. A Free Syrian Army fighter holds a hose to help a fellow fighter wash his face in Aleppo's Qastal al-Harami neighbourhood August 13, 2013. REUTERS/Melhem Barakat 13 August September 1, 2013 164
  165. 165. An Egyptian woman tries to stop a military bulldozer from hurting a wounded youth during clashes that broke out as Egyptian security forces moved in to disperse supporters of Egypt's deposed president Mohamed Morsi in a huge protest camp near Rabaa al- Adawiya mosque in eastern Cairo on August 14. (Mohammed Abdel Moneim/AFP/Getty Images) 14 August September 1, 2013 165
  166. 166. Supporters of Egypt's ousted President Mohammed Morsi chant slogans against Egyptian Defense Minister Gen. Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi during clashes with Egyptian security forces in Cairo's Mohandessin neighborhood, Egypt, Aug. 14. Egyptian security forces, backed by armored cars and bulldozers, moved on Wednesday to clear two sit-in camps by supporters of the country's ousted President Mohammed Morsi, showering protesters with tear gas as the sound of gunfire rang out at both sites.((Hassan Ammar/Associated Press)# 14 August September 1, 2013 166
  167. 167. An Egyptian security forces bulldozer moves in to disperse a protest camp held by supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi and members of the Muslim Brotherhood, on August 14 near Cairo's Rabaa al-Adawiya mosque.(AFP/Getty Images) # 14 August September 1, 2013 167
  168. 168. An injured Egyptian youth is seen at a makeshift hospital during clashes between supporters of Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi and police in Cairo on August 14 as security forces backed by bulldozers moved in on two huge pro-Morsi protest camps, launching a long-threatened crackdown that left dozens dead. The clearance operation began shortly after dawn when security forces surrounded the sprawling Rabaa al-Adawiya camp in east Cairo and a similar one at Al-Nahda square, in the centre of the capital. (Mosaab El-Shamy/AFP/Getty Images) # 14 August September 1, 2013 168
  169. 169. Egyptian protesters throw rocks at security forces during the clearing of one of the two sit-ins of ousted president Morsi supporters, near Rabaa Adawiya mosque, Cairo, Egypt, August 14. (Mosaab Elshamy/European Pressphoto Agency) # 14 August September 1, 2013 169
  170. 170. A member of the Egyptian security forces holds up a copy of the Quran they clear the smaller of the two sit-ins by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi, near the Cairo University campus in Giza, Cairo, Egypt, Aug. 14.(Imad Abdul Rahman/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 170
  171. 171. An Egyptian protester climbs on a bulldozer taking part in the clearing of one of the two sit-in sites of supporters of ousted president Morsi supporters, in Nahda square, near the Cairo University, in Cairo, Egypt, August 14.(Mahmoud Ghany/European Pressphoto Agency) # 14 August September 1, 2013 171
  172. 172. Two boys hold on to a supporter of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi as Egyptian security forces clear a sit-in camp set up near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Aug. 14. (Hussein Tallal/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 172
  173. 173. Supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi take cover from Egyptian security forces fire during clashes in Rabaah Al-Adawiya in Cairo's Nasr City district, Egypt, Aug. 14. Egyptian police in riot gear swept in with armored vehicles and bulldozers Wednesday to clear two sprawling encampments of supporters of the country's ousted Islamist president in Cairo, showering protesters with tear gas as the sound of gunfire rang out.(Manu Brabo/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 173
  174. 174. A supporter of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi sits next to a woman lying down on the floor amid smoke as Egyptian security forces clear their sit-in camp set up near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Aug. 14. (Hussein Tallal/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 174
  175. 175. An Egyptian security force kicks a supporter of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi as they clear a sit- in camp set up near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Aug. 14. (Hussein Tallal/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 175
  176. 176. A protester comforts a wounded colleague after Egyptian security forces began to clear a sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt, Aug. 14.(Ahmed Gomaa/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 176
  177. 177. Egyptian security forces detain supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi as they clear a sit-in camp set up near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Aug. 14.(Mohammed Asad/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 177
  178. 178. A young man mourns next to the bodies of protesters killed during the clearing of one of the two sit-ins of ousted president Morsi supporters, at the field hospital, near Rabaa Adawiya mosque, Cairo, Egypt, August 14.(Mosaab Elshamy/European Pressphoto Agency) # 14 August September 1, 2013 178
  179. 179. Egyptian supporters of ousted President Morsi push over a truck during protests in Giza, near Cairo, Egypt, August 14. (Khaled Elfiqi/European Pressphoto Agency) # 14 August September 1, 2013 179
  180. 180. A supporter of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi reacts during clashes with Egyptian security forces in Rabaah Al-Adawiya in Cairo's Nasr City district, Egypt, Aug. 14. (Manu Brabo/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 180
  181. 181. Egyptian security forces takes a break as they clear a sit-in camp set up by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Aug. 14.(Hussein Tallal/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 181
  182. 182. Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi flee from tear gas and rubber bullets fired by riot police during clashes, on a bridge leading to Rabba el Adwia Square where they are camping, in Cairo August 14. (Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters) # 14 August September 1, 2013 182
  183. 183. Two protesters and a child leave one of the two sit-in sites of supporters of ousted president Morsi supporters, in Nahda square, near the Cairo University, in Cairo, Egypt, August 14.(Mahmoud Ghany/European Pressphoto Agency) # 14 August September 1, 2013 183
  184. 184. A police vehicle is pushed off of the 6th of October bridge by protesters close to the largest sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt, Aug. 14. (Aly Hazzaa/El Shorouk Newspaper, via Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 184
  185. 185. A member of the security forces is dragged and stripped of his vest by protesters after his police vehicle was pushed off the 6th of October bridge by protesters, near the largest sit-in by supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi in the eastern Nasr City district of Cairo, Egypt, Aug. 14. (Sabry Khaled/El Shorouk Newspaper, via Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 185
  186. 186. Supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohammed Morsi run from Egyptian security forces firing towards them during clashes in Cairo's Nasr City district, Egypt, Aug. 14. ( Manu Brabo/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 186
  187. 187. Wounded supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi lie on the floor of a makeshift hospital at a sit-in in Cairo, Egypt, Aug. 14.(Manu Brabo/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 187
  188. 188. An injured supporter of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi lies on the ground as Egyptian security forces clear a sit-in camp set up near Cairo University in Cairo's Giza district, Egypt, Aug. 14. (Hussein Tallal/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 188
  189. 189. Egyptian riot police carry a wounded demonstrator during clashes as security forces try to disperse protest camps on August 14 that were set up in Cairo by supporters of Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi. (Hassan Mohamed/AFP/Getty Images) # 14 August September 1, 2013 189
  190. 190. Supporters of ousted Islamist President Mohammed Morsi count bodies in a makeshift morgue after police swept into their encampment with armored vehicles and bulldozers in the Nasr City district of Cairo Aug. 14. (Manu Brabo/Associated Press) # 14 August September 1, 2013 190
  191. 191. Supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi carry a protester injured during clashes with riot police and army at around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih 14 August September 1, 2013 191
  192. 192. Members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi flee from tear gas and rubber bullets fired by riot police during clashes, around Cairo University and Nahdet Misr Square, where they are camping in Giza, south of Cairo, August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh 14 August September 1, 2013 192
  193. 193. A media crew is seen next to riot police during clashes with members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, around Cairo University and Nahdet Misr Square, where they are camping in Giza, south of Cairo, August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany 14 August September 1, 2013 193
  194. 194. Riot police clear the area of members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, at Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer 14 August September 1, 2013 194
  195. 195. Riot police officers run during clashes with members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi, at Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo, August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh 14 August September 1, 2013 195
  196. 196. An injured member of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporter of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is carried by members of the riot police and the army after they cleared Rabaa Adawiya square area, where the Pro-Mursi supporters are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Stringer 14 August September 1, 2013 196
  197. 197. Riot police and army soldiers protect themselves with riot shields as members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi throw stones during clashes around the area of Rabaa Adawiya square, where they are camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. The death toll from an Egyptian police raid on supporters of Mursi at a Cairo protest camp has climbed to 60 at one hospital, according to a nurse who said she counted the bodies. REUTERS/Asmaa Waguih 14 August September 1, 2013 197
  198. 198. A torn poster of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi is pictured as riot police clear the area of his supporters at Rabaa Adawiya square, where the protesters had been camping, in Cairo August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany 14 August September 1, 2013 198
  199. 199. An Ultra-Orthodox protester protects himself as Israeli police (not pictured) fire a water cannon to disperse protesters during clashes in the town of Beit Shemesh, near Jerusalem August 14, 2013. Ultra-Orthodox protesters clashed on Wednesday with police and other security forces in the town of Beit Shemesh after a group of them broke into a construction site to prevent work from taking place at the site they believe contains ancient graves. REUTERS/Baz Ratner 14 August September 1, 2013 199
  200. 200. 14 August September 1, 2013 200 Customers wait to see the annual flower exhibition in Brussels, Belgium. -Aug14, 2013
  201. 201. A Scotland soccer fan waves a Scottish saltire flag with Big Ben seen behind in Trafalgar Square in central London, August 14, 2013. Thousands of fans gathered in the city centre ahead of the international friendly soccer match between England and Scotland at Wembley. The oldest fixture in world soccer has disappeared from view in the past decade but at Wembley on Wednesday Scotland have the chance to give the auld enemy a bloody nose as the Football Association marks its 150th anniversary. Gone are the days when Scotland would regularly qualify for World Cup finals and European championships and the domestic game north of the border has hit hard times compared to the glamour and glitz of the English Premier League. REUTERS/Toby Melville 14 August September 1, 2013 201
  202. 202. A Free Syrian Army fighter rests inside a room in the Bab al-Nasr neighborhood of Aleppo August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Melhem Barakat 14 August September 1, 2013 202
  203. 203. U.S. Army Private First Class Bradley Manning, the U.S. soldier convicted of giving classified state documents to WikiLeaks, is pictured dressed as a woman in this 2010 photograph obtained on August 14, 2013. Lawyers for Manning sought to show during a sentencing hearing on Tuesday that the Army ignored his mental health problems and bizarre behavior. Manning's violent outbursts and his emailing a supervisor this photo of himself in a dress and blond wig with the caption "This is my problem" were signs the gay soldier should not have a job as an intelligence analyst, defense attorney David Coombs told the court- martial. REUTERS/U.S. Army/Handout 14 August September 1, 2013 203
  204. 204. 14 August City Parks Herrenhausen Hanover, Germany, seen from above. Aug14, 2013 September 1, 2013 204
  205. 205. George Kitchens of the U.S. competes in the men's long jump qualifying round during the IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Luzhniki stadium in Moscow August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Kai Pfaffenbach 14 August September 1, 2013 205
  206. 206. A youth practices his soccer skills as the sun sets at Gorky Park in Moscow, August 14, 2013. REUTERS/Phil Noble 14 August September 1, 2013 206
  207. 207. Palestinian prisoner Jamil Nabi Annatsheh (L) is hugged by a relative upon his arrival to the West Bank city of Ramallah early August 14, 2013. Israel freed 26 Palestinian prisoners on Wednesday to keep U.S.-sponsored peacemaking on course for a second round of talks, but diplomacy remained dogged by Israeli plans for more Jewish homes on land the Palestinians claim for a future state. REUTERS/Ammar Awad 14 August September 1, 2013 207
  208. 208. 14 August Sunset near Toroni village, northern Greece, August 14, 2013. September 1, 2013 208
  209. 209. Workers demolish parts of a privately built villa, surrounded by imitation rocks, on the rooftop of a 26-storey residential building in Beijing, August 15, 2013. A resident in the building has spent more than six years to build the villa covering over 1,000 square meters (10,764 square feet), according to local media. Haidian District Urban Management Bureau of Beijing posted a notice on the door to the apartment on Monday asking the builder to dismantle it within 15 days, Xinhua news agency reported. REUTERS/Stringer 15 August September 1, 2013 209
  210. 210. People release doves as a symbol of peace at the Yasukuni Shrine for the war dead in Tokyo, on the anniversary of Japan's surrender in World War II, August 15, 2013.REUTERS/Issei Kato 15 August September 1, 2013 210
  211. 211. A view of the debris after the clearing of a protest camp outside the burnt Rabaa Adawiya mosque in Cairo August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany A bulldozer clears the site of a protest camp around the Rabaa Adawiya mosque in Cairo August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany A boy sits amid debris of a protest camp outside the burnt Rabaa Adawiya mosque in Cairo, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany A general view of the Rabaa Adawiya mosque complex after the clearing of a protest camp around the mosque, in Cairo August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh Aftermath in Egypt 15 August September 1, 2013 211
  212. 212. A poster of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi lies on the ground as military police stand outside the burnt Rabaa Adawiya mosque, the morning after the clearing of a protest camp around the mosque, in Cairo August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany 15 August September 1, 2013 212
  213. 213. Members of the military police stand outside the burnt Rabaa Adawiya mosque, the morning after the clearing of a protest which was held around the mosque, in Cairo, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany A man walks inside the burnt Rabaa Adawiya mosque, the morning after the clearing of the site in which was held around the mosque, in Cairo, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany People carry debris from a campsite outside the burnt annex building of Rabaa Adawiya mosque after the clearing of a protest which was held around the mosque, in Cairo, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany A banner of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi hangs on a burnt annex building of Rabaa Adawiya mosque after the clearing of a protest camp around the mosque, in Cairo August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abd El Ghany 15 August September 1, 2013 213
  214. 214. Explosion in Beirut People shout for help at the site of an explosion in Beirut's southern suburbs, August 15, 2013. Rescue workers in the southern Beirut district hit by an explosion on Thursday have found nine bodies, a witness at the scene said. The powerful blast engulfed several cars in flames and also trapped people in a nearby building. REUTERS/ Mahmoud Kheir Supporters of Hezbollah try to extinguish a fire from burning cars at the site of a car bomb in Beirut's southern suburbs, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Hasan Shaaban People gather around the site of an explosion in Beirut's southern suburbs, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mahmoud Kheir Hezbollah supporters gesture as they stand on a civil defence truck at the site of a car bomb in Beirut's southern suburbs, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Hasan Shaaban 15 August September 1, 2013 214
  215. 215. Supporters of Hezbollah try to extinguish the fire from burning cars at the site of a car bomb in Beirut's southern suburbs, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Hasan Shaaban 15 August September 1, 2013 215
  216. 216. A woman cries at the site of an explosion in Beirut's southern suburbs, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mahmoud Kheir 15 August September 1, 2013 216
  217. 217. 15 August Participants listening to South Korean President Park Geun-hye told on the small screen in a ceremony in Seoul marking the liberation of Korea from the Japanese colonial rule in 1945.-Aug15, 2013 September 1, 2013 217
  218. 218. A man reacts next to dead members of the Muslim Brotherhood and supporters of deposed Egyptian President Mohamed Mursi at the El Eyman mosque in Cairo, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Amr Abdallah Dalsh 15 August September 1, 2013 218
  219. 219. 15 August A supporter Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi ousted stand on lampposts raise his image in a rally in Sana'a, Yemen-aug15, 2013 September 1, 2013 219
  220. 220. Chickens perch on the roof of a hennery to escape rising floodwaters after Typhoon Utor hit Maoming, Guangzhou province, China, August 15, 2013. Typhoon Utor hit China's southern Guangdong and Guangxi provinces before easing to a tropical storm, state media reported on Thursday. Over 158,000 people were relocated in southern China ahead of the typhoon's arrival, according to Xinhua news agency. REUTERS/Stringer 15 August September 1, 2013 220
  221. 221. A Free Syrian Army fighter carries his weapon as he smokes a cigarette near the frontline of Otaiba, in al- Ghouta region in the eastern rural suburbs of Damascus, August 15, 2013. REUTERS/Mohamed Abdullah 15 August September 1, 2013 221
  222. 222. 15 August The road on the island of Maui, Hawaii, USA. Aug15, 2013 September 1, 2013 222
  223. 223. Yelena Babkini (L) and her husband Boris kiss as they ride through Gorky Park on bicycles after having been married earlier in the day in Moscow, August 15, 2013.REUTERS/Gary Hershorn 15 August September 1, 2013 223 Sources: boston.com ,reuters.com , … pps: chieuquetoi,bachkien
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