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October 23, 2014

Photos of the day 10/22

Muhammed Ariful Islam, 22, a Dhaka painter who was held captive on a human trafficking ship before being abandoned on a remote island, cries at a government shelter in Takua Pa district of Phang Nga, Thailand.

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