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Monday, August 17, 2009
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August 17: Hong Kong singers, from left, Jacky Cheung, Alan Tam, and Andy Lai perform along with other Asian entertainers during the "Artistes 88 Fund Raising Campaign " at the AsiaWorld-Expo in Hong Kong. Over 100 artists from mainland China, Hong Kong and Taiwan are taking part in the fundraiser to benefit flood victims in Taiwan.

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Hindu_Ritual

August 17: Hindu women belonging to the Dogra community swing a child as part of a ritual as they pray for the long life of their sons during Dhrubari festival in Jammu, India.

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Russian_Violence

August 17: Destroyed cars are seen at a police station in Nazran, Ingushetia, Russia. A homicide bomber exploded a truck at a police station in Russia's restive North Caucasus Monday, killing at least 20 people and wounding 60 others, officials said.

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Afghan_Elections

August 17: Supporters of Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah, seen in photo at center, rush to a campaign rally at Kabul's National Stadium, in Afghanistan. Afghan President Hamid Karzai and his main rival Abdullah entered the last day of campaigning for the Afghan presidency on Monday with the outcome hanging on the threat of violence and the clout of old militia chiefs.

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August 17: A woman looks at an algae bloom at Guanqiao Lake in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province. Experts say algae blooms are triggered by pollution and hot weather.

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August 17: Foreign tourists covering their legs in a sack compete in a race as part of Independence Day celebrations on Kuta beach, Bali, Indonesia. Indonesians are celebrating the 64 anniversary of its Independence from Dutch colonial rule on Monday.

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Monday, August 17, 2009

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