September 12, 2013

Published September 12, 2013

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The hands of Jyoti Amge,19, from Nagpur, India, are seen as she arrives on the observation deck of the Empire State Building in New York,USA. Standing 24.7 inches tall, Amge has held the Guinness World Records title for the "Shortest Living Woman" since her 18th birthday on Dec. 16, 2011.

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Afghans watch their national football team as they celebrate victory in the South Asian Football Federation Championship, at the Kabul stadium.

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Residents put out fire that gutted several homes while government troopers continue their assault at Muslim rebels in Zamboanga city in southern Philippines.

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A yellow ribbon is seen in front of the U.S. interests office in Havana as part of a campaign for the freedom of the Cuban 5. Cuba has waged a long campaign to win the release of the so-called "Cuban Five," who were arrested in 1998 on charges of spying on U.S. military installations in south Florida.

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A home and cars are seen after a flash flood in Coal Creek destroyed the bridge near Golden, Colorado, USA.

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Shi'ite women react during a mass funeral for victims of bomb attacks on a Shi'ite mosque in Baghdad, Iraq. The co-ordinated car and suicide bomb attack on the mosque killed at least 33 people on Sept. 11, 2013, police and medical sources said.

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Members of Japan's Self-Defense Force's honor guard prepare for a ceremony for Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the Defense Ministry in Tokyo.

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Egyptians row a boat along the Nile River in Cairo.

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A South Korean man and a woman eat a live octopus during an event to promote a local food festival in Seoul.

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The “Tribute in Light” illuminates the sky in New York on the 12th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 attacks.

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A swimmer passes a temporary floating sculpture on the Serpentine Lake at Hyde Park in London, Sept. 11, 2013.

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