August 19, 2013

Published August 19, 2013

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A truckload of stranded commuters cross a flooded street in Manila, Philippines.

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Selim Caliskan, Germany head of human rights organisation Amnesty International, and other activists hold up masks of Nefertiti, the wife of Egyptian Pharaoh Akhenaten, and posters reading "Egypt: Stop Further Bloodshed!" as they demonstrate against violence in Egypt, in front of the Egyptian embassy in Berlin.

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Members of an international religious movement called the White Brotherhood perform a ritual dance near Babreka lake, Rila Mountain, south of Sofia, as part of celebration of their New Year.

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Indonesian soldiers stand guard as inmates line up before being transferred to other prisons, at Labuhan Ruku prison that was burnt after a riot, Batubara, North Sumatra.

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A girl (C) reacts as she watches an aerial view film, flying high over mountains, during the opening of the new visual entertainment museum Orbi Yokohama in Yokohama near Tokyo, Japan.

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Police detain an anti-fracking demonstrator outside a drill site run by Cuadrilla Resources, near Balcombe in southern England.

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Steve Westnedge plays his saxophone for a Leopard Seal known as "Casey" as part of a study on the animal's reactions to different sounds at Sydney's Taronga Zoo, Australia.

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A woman and her pet participate in a parade in support of a bill penalizing cruelty against domestic and wild animals waiting to be discussed by the Legislative Assembly, in San Jose, Costa Rica, Aug. 18, 2013.

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Luna Rossa Challenge sails near the Golden Gate Bridge before their race against Team Emirates New Zealand in the second race of their Louis Vuitton Cup challenger series yacht race in San Francisco, California, Aug. 18, 2013.

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A cloud partially covers the Rock of the British territory of Gibraltar at sunrise from La Atunara port before Spanish fishermen sail with their relatives to take part in a protest at an area of the sea where an artificial reef was built by Gibraltar using concrete blocks, Algeciras bay, La Linea de la Concepcion, southern Spain, Aug. 18, 2013.

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