Louise Llewellyn pushes the wheelchair of her son Lee, as they arrive at the Olympic park to see the competition during the 2012 Paralympics in London.
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A rainbow is seen over the skyline after two days of heavy rainfall in Mumbai, India.
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Hong Kong veteran activists stage a hunger strike outside government headquarters in Hong Kong. Parents, teachers, and pupils along with activists in the former British colony continued their protest against the government's plan to introduce a new subject 'Moral and National Education' into a new curriculum, starting in the new school year.
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A Hindu devotee performs evening rituals on the banks of the River Ganges in Allahabad, India. Allahabad, at the confluence of the rivers Ganges, Yamuna and the mythical Saraswati, is an important Hindu pilgrimage center.
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A woman wearing a full veil (niqab) plays with her children at a public beach at Abu Qir in the Mediterranean city of Alexandria, Egypt.
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An inmate and his bride react during their mass wedding ceremony at Lurigancho men's prison in Lima, Peru. About 10 couples tied the knot in a mass wedding ceremony at South America's biggest jail, which has more than 9,000 inmates.
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Silver medalist Iraq's Ahmed Naas, top, embraces his countryman bronze medalist Wildan Nukhailawi at they react in celebration at the end of the men's javelin throw F40 category final during the athletics competition at the 2012 Paralympics, in London.
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Luis, the dog belonging to a member of German air carrier Lufthansa cabin crew union 'UFO' wears a badge reading 'Strike' during a demonstration outside a Lufthansa office building at the Fraport airport in Frankfurt.The union representing striking cabin crew at Lufthansa said it was open for talks at the weekend after renewing contact with the airline in a bitter row over pay and conditions that led to a 24-hour countrywide stoppage.
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Supporters of the ruling moderate Islamist party Ennahdha pray in a show of support for the Tunisian government, Tunis. (AP Photo/Hassene Dridi)
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Visitors walk behind the sculpture 'Gestuerzter' (toppled man) from 1915 during the press preview of the exhibition of works by sculptor Wilhelm Lehmbruck (1881-1919) in the Art Gallery in Apolda, central Germany. Lehmbruck was one of the most important German sculptors of the Classical Modern age together with Ernst Barlach (1870-1938).
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A Tasmanian devil cub tries to bite his way out of a small bag during an event marking the National Endangered Species Day in Sydney, Australia. The National Threatened Species Day is a community action and an education event aimed at highlighting vulnerable Australian animals and and what can be done in our daily lives to save them.
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The peloton rides during the 19th stage of the Tour of Spain 'La Vuelta' cycling race between Penafiel and La Lastrilla.
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A Belarus' Interior Ministry special forces soldier performs during a military show to commemorate the 70th anniversary of the formation of the unit in Minsk, Belarus.
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Bob and Mike Bryan celebrate during their match against India's Leander Paes and Czech Republic's Radek Stepanek during the men's doubles final of the 2012 US Open tennis tournament in New York.
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Brazil's President Dilma Rousseff stands in a vehicle during a civic-military parade commemorating Brazilian independence Day.
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An Israeli Arab woman sits under a waterfall at the Gan HaShlosha national park near the northern Israeli town of Beit Shean.
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A Syrian refugee looks at the camera while squatting next to his brothers by their tent at the Bab Al-Salam refugee camp in Azaz, near the Syrian-Turkish border.
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A crow takes off after taking a dip at a roadside fountain in New Delhi, India.
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Workers from Myue & Soe Garment factory stand during a protest for higher wages in front of the Mayangone township labor office in Yangon, Myanmar.
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An oil lamp floats as devotees perform evening rituals on the River Ganges in Allahabad, India.
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NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) spacecraft took this image showing the Sun being partially blocked by Earth. Twice a year, for three weeks near the equinox, NASA's Solar Dynamics Observatory (SDO) moves into its eclipse season -- a time when Earth blocks its view of the sun for a period of time each day.
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Pengchia Islet, northeast of Taiwan in the East China Sea, is seen under the Taiwanese national flag after a visit by President Ma Ying-jeou. Ma used a high-profile visit to the Taiwan-controlled island to warn Japan against making any attempts to nationalize islands that are part of a disputed chain in the East China Sea.