May 29, 2013

Published May 29, 2013

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A boat navigates past the Sydney Harbor Bridge, Australia, which is covered in thick fog. Flights and ferry services were suspended and delayed after a blanket of fog covered the city for the second time in as many days, local media reported.

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South Korean Army soldiers move past national flags hanging on a tree to commemorate the upcoming the Memorial Day on June 6 at the National Cemetery in Seoul.

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A family rides on a donkey as they travel along a road on the outskirts of Parwan province, Afghanistan.

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A Soyuz rocket with Expedition 36/37 Soyuz Commander Fyodor Yurchikhin of the Russian Federal Space Agency, Flight Engineers Luca Parmitano of the European Space Agency and Karen Nyberg of NASA, onboard, launches from the Baikonur Cosmodrome in Kazakhstan to the International Space Station.

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In this photograph provided by Himex Nepal, participants of the Tenzing Hillary Everest Marathon begin their race at the Everest base camp in the Khumbu region of the Nepal Himalayas. Nepal celebrated the 60th anniversary of the conquest of Mount Everest by honoring climbers who followed in the footsteps of Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay.

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Hundreds of Buddhists on motorcycles armed with sticks patrol in the streets of in Lashio, northern Shan State, Burma. Sectarian violence spread to the northeastern town after unconfirmed rumors spread that a Muslim man had set fire to a Buddhist woman.

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A man swims in the polluted waters of river Yamuna on a hot day in New Delhi, India.

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Part of an installation called "Campo de Color" by Bolivian artist Sonia Falcone is pictured during the 55th La Biennale of Venice, Italy, May 28, 2013.

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A female gang inmate poses for a picture before performing a dance during a celebration marking the first year of the truce between El Salvador's two most powerful gangs, at the women's prison facilities in San Salvador, May 28, 2013.

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