August 12, 2013

Published August 12, 2013

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Employees of Cochin Shipyard stand beside India's Indigenous Aircraft Carrier P-71 'Vikrant' built for the Indian Navy during its launch in the southern Indian city of Kochi, India.

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A streak appears in the sky during the annual Perseid meteor shower above a roadside silhouette of a Spanish fighting bull, conceived decades ago in Villarejo de Salvanes, Spain.

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Chinese women look at a 3D painting of a dragon at Qianmen Street, a popular tourist spot in Beijing, China, August 11, 2013.

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Colombian dancers Xiomara Rivas and Luis Solano (bottom) participate in an exhibition dance during the 8th World Salsa Festival in Cali, Colombia, August 11, 2013.

5

A Jewish woman looks after children at a playground in the Jewish settlement of Beitar Elit at the Israeli occupied West Bank.

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Children sift through floating garbage as they collect recyclable items to sell while strong waves crash along the shores of Manila Bay, near a slum area in Manila, Philippines.

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U.S. President Barack Obama reacts after missing a putt on the first green at the Farm Neck Golf Club at Oak Bluffs on Martha's Vineyard, Massachusetts, August 11, 2013.

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A South Korean boy lies down flat in a fountain to cool off during a heat wave in central Seoul.

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A Turkish peacekeeper of the United Nations Interim Force in Lebanon (UNIFIL) closes a gate of the Turkish Engineering Construction Company (TURKCOY) of UNIFIL in the village of Shaaytiyeh, southern Lebanon.

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Paul Kipsiele Koech of Kenya jumps a water obstacle in the men's 3000 metres steeplechase heat during the IAAF World Athletics Championships at the Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia.

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Jason Dufner kisses the Wanamaker Trophy after winning the PGA Championship golf tournament at Oak Hill Country Club, in Pittsford, New York, August 11, 2013,

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A woman cools off under scorching heat at a park in Shanghai, China.

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A boy stands as waves hit a wall at a park in Navotas, north of Manila, Philippines.

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A multiple exposure picture shows a Perseids meteor shower in the sky, near the municipality of La Hiruela, on the mountains of the Sierra Norte de Madrid, Spain, August 11, 2013.

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