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Thursday, August 13, 2009
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Afghan_Offensive

August 13: U.S. Marine Lt. Joe McNamara from Golf Company, 2nd Battalion, 3rd Regiment, 2nd MEB, 2nd MEF, greets an Afghan boy while on patrol in the village of Dahaneh, in the Helmand Province of Afghanistan.

(Photo: AP)

Hindu_Festival_in_Bangladesh

August 13: Bangladeshi Hindu devotees, their faces painted in the likeness of Lord Krishna, participate in a Janmashtami rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Janmashtami marks the birth anniversary of the Hindu God Krishna.

(Photo: AP)

Counter_Piracy_Task_Force

August 13: U.S. Rear Adm. Scott Sanders, left, shakes hands with Turkish Rear Adm. E. Caner Bener, right, during a change of command ceremony, aboard the USS Anzio in the Bahraini port of Mina Salman in Manama, Bahrain. Turkey handed over the rotating command of a multinational counter-piracy task force to the Americans.

(Photo: AP)

Bolt_Arms

August 13: Jamaican sprinter Usain Bolt poses for photographs with a pair of 'Bolt Arms' during a news conference for the IAAF World Championships in Athletics in Berlin. The event starts on Saturday and will be held at the Berlin Olympic Stadium.

(Photo: AP)

Hitler_Manifesto_Sold

August 13: A copy of his infamous manifesto, “Mein Kampf,” signed by Adolf Hitler and a 1926 self portrait which were to be sold at Mullock's auctioneers at Ludlow, 124 miles northwest of London. The book signed by Hitler to a fellow inmate of Landsberg Prison in 1925. Mein Kampf outlines Hitler's anti-Semitic ideology. It was written in 1924, and was banned from publication in Germany after World War II. The book is expected to fetch 25,000 pounds ($41,500).

(Photo: AP)

Signing_Autographs_in_Russia

August 13: Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, left, signs an autograph on a T-shirt of a construction worker while visiting Olympics construction sites at the Black Sea resort of Sochi, southern Russia. President Dmitry Medvedev visited on Thursday the construction site of a combined motor and rail road which will connect Adler and Alpine ski routes in Krasnaya Polyana. Workers at this section include members of student building groups.

(Photo: AP)

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Thursday, August 13, 2009

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