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Palestinian children look up at an Israeli plane in Beit Lahia in the northern Gaza Strip on Aug. 4.

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Maidan self-defense activists clash with fighters of Kiev-1 volunteer battalion on Independence Square in Kiev on Aug. 7.

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A woman carries an injured girl after the earthquake in Ludian county in Zhaotong, southwest China's Yunnan province on Aug. 4.

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An Orthodox priest throws a tire during clashes in Independence Square in Kiev on Aug. 7.

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A young girl eats near a tent at a temporary shelter for earthquake victims in Longtoushan township of Ludian county in Zhaotong, southwest China's Yunnan province on August 6.

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Men hold a cloth to protect the lit oil lamp from the wind, before offering Maa Ganga evening aarti on the river bank of Ganga in Allahabad. The aarti, is a devotional ritual that uses fire as an offering, it may be in form of a lit lamp, or a small diya with a candle and flowers that are floated down the river.

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Members of the public admire an art installation entitled "spectra" by Japanese artist Ryoji Ikeda which lights up the night sky as part of "Lights Out," to commemorate the centenary of Britain's involvement in the First World War, on Aug. 4 in London.

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Ultra Orthodox Jewish children play before the funeral of Avraham Walles on Aug. 4, in Jerusalem, Israel. Walles was killed in what police call an attack by a Palestinian construction worker who used his backhoe to flip a bus.

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Members of the Great War Society living history group dressed as 4th Battalion the Middlesex Regiment wait to take part in a World War One centenary ceremony at the Tank Museum, Bovington on Aug. 4 in England.

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Indian students remove their school uniforms and books from a metal pot after swimming across the Hiran river in the absence of a bridge to reach their school situated in Sajjanpura village of Chottaudepur district on Aug. 4.

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A women pushes a cart with scraps she has collected in Hong Kong on Aug. 5.

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A boy stands with other children in a hallway in a refugee hostel run by pro-Russian rebels in the center of Donetsk, on Aug. 4.

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Macaque monkeys in a country park in Hong Kong, where monkey nuisance complaints are at a five-year high, on August 4.

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A man collecting rubbish walks past a campaign poster of Ekmeleddin Ihsanoglu, the leading opposition candidate for Turkish presidential elections, on Aug. 8.

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Ivorian Republican guards take part in a parade at the Presidential Palace in Abidjan during celebrations marking the 54th anniversary of Ivory Coast's independence on Aug. 7.

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Rescuers carry an injured earthquake victim in Ludian county in Zhaotong, southwest China's Yunnan province on Aug. 4.

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Nepalese residents look on during the funeral rites for a relative who was killed in a landslide at Lamo Sanghu villge on the Sukoshi river, some 80 kms northeast of Kathmandu on Aug. 5.

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Grooms tend to a horse during a media preview of the acrobatic spectacular, Cavalia: A Magical Encounter Between Human and Horse on Aug. 4 in Singapore.

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A climber walks over a slackline at the cliffs of Stoja on Aug. 5 near Pula, Croatia.

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