August 24, 2013

Published August 24, 2013



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A girl spins pinwheels at a peace park, which was built to deliver the peace between North and South Korea, near the border village of Panmunjom in Paju, north of Seoul, South Korea.

2

The Washington Monument is reflected in a pool early in the morning before the start of the ceremony honoring the 50th anniversary of the 1963 March on Washington, D.C., USA.

3

Students of Howard University march from the campus to the Lincoln Memorial to participate in the Realize the Dream Rally for the 50th anniversary of the March in Washington, D.C., USA.

4

People dressed in embroidered national costumes march during a parade in Kyiv’s downtown to celebrate the 22nd anniversary of Urkaine's independence.

5

Workers move waste containing radiated soil, leaves and debris from the decontamination operation at a storage site in Naraha town, which is inside the formerly no-go zone of a 20 km (12 mile) radius around the crippled Fukushima Daiichi nuclear power plant and currently a designated evacuation zone, in Fukushima prefecture, Japan.

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In this photo taken on a government organized media tour, a Syrian army soldier walks on a street in the Jobar neighborhood of Damascus.

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Competitors start the swimming course during the ITU World Triathlon elite race for women in Stockholm, Sweden.

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Participants run as they carry their sheep during a "Running with Sheep" race, which is a part of a harvest celebration activity, in Yiwu county, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region.

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Angry residents take to the streets to protest recent violence in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo.

10

Worshipers pray to the Osun goddess and other spirits at the Osun River in Osogbo, Nigeria, Aug. 23, 2013. Many of the worshippers observing the centuries-old ethnic Yoruba celebration in southwestern Nigeria are Christians and Muslims.

11

A boy tries to push a sumo wrestler during an exhibition titled "Sumo Tournament In Jakarta," at Istora stadium in Jakarta, Indonesia.

12

Indians stand and watch floodwaters in Panskura, near the East Midnapore district in the eastern state of West Bengal.

13

Shih Tzu dog 'Pan Hou' sits in a remote-controlled electric car at the international dog and cat show 'Hund und Katz' in Leipzig, central Germany. 6,000 dogs and 300 cats from all over the world are shown at the event. 


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by: Commander, Emmanuel O from: Nigeria
August 26, 2013 11:14 AM
This is a wonderful site to behold. My prayer is "when will my country grow up to this level to have such experience as this?"