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Abass Yusuf holds meat on a stick in his mouth to feed a hyena in Harar, EthiopiaAFP
wolf attack
An woman who was attacked by a wolf pack reacts as she gets a haircut to keep her hair off the wound on her neck at a hospital in Urumqi, Xinjiang Uighur Autonomous Region, China. Five herder families in a village of Altay Prefecture attacked by the wolf packReuters
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A squirrel runs in front of the guards of honour lined up during a full dress rehearsal for the 68th Independence Day celebrations at the Red Fort in New DelhiAFP
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The winning team retrieves a goat from the water during the Deopokhari festival in Khokana. During the annual festival, a live goat is thrown into a pond and the team of devotees that retrieves the animal first winsReuters
perseid meteor shower
A meteor streaks over the Maculje archaeological site near Novi Travnik in Bosnia during the Perseid meteor showerReuters
tidal bore
People take pictures and videos as tidal bores surge past a barrier on the banks of Qiantang River, in Jiaxing, Zhejiang province, ChinaReuters
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A man carrying an umbrella stands behind stranded vehicles on a flooded street during heavy rainfall in Kunming, Yunnan province, ChinaReuters
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Cars submerged in water along I-75 in Royal Oak, Michigan after the Detroit metropolitan area experienced the worst flash flooding in decadesGetty
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The Cathedral in Strasbourg, eastern France, is illuminated to celebrate its millenniumAFP
Marilyn Monroe
A red sequinned gown worn by Marilyn Monroe in 'Gentlemen Prefer Blondes' and a Parliamentary Robe worn by Lord Lucan are displayed at Christie's Auction House in LondonAFP
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Singer Lady Gaga arrives at Narita international airport in JapanReuters
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Jo Pavey of Britain celebrates after winning the women's 10,000 metres race at the age of 40 during the European Athletics Championships at the Letzigrund Stadium in ZurichReuters
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Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo reacts as he poses with the trophy after winning the UEFA Super Cup final against Sevilla at Cardiff City stadiumReuters
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US Secretary of State John Kerry speaks with five-year-old Dara Edwards, the daughter of an American staffer at the US Consulate in Sydney, as he meets embassy and consular staffReuters
fidel castro birthday
A Cuban man rides his bicycle past graffiti hailing former president Fidel Castro in Havana. Fidel Castro turns 88 todayAFP
african migrants
African migrants trying to enter the country by boat celebrate after being rescued by a Spanish coast guard vessel in the port of TarifaAFP
african migrants
An African migrant child smiles in a sports centre after being rescued by a Spanish coast guard vessel in TarifaAFP
african migrants
African migrants climb a border fence during an attempt to cross into Spanish territory between Morocco and Spain's north African enclave of MelillaReuters
Displaced people from the minority Yazidi sect, fleeing violence from forces loyal to the Islamic State in Sinjar town, walk towards the Syrian borderReuters
Iraqi children from the Yazidi community wave to Kurdish Peshmerga forces near Dohuk in the region of autonomous KurdistanAFP
Iraqis from the Yazidi community stand in a building under construction in Dohuk after they fled militants from the Islamic state (IS)AFP