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Today's top images - 08/21/2013
Compelling images from around the world on Wednesday

R4BIA in Paris

A protester holds a placard reading "R4BIA" and a poster of Egypt's ousted president Mohamed Morsi during a protest gathering about two hundreds people against army-installed Egyptian government, in front of the Saudi Arabia's embassy in Paris.

AFP

Assam rhino

An Indian villager runs parallel to a horned rhinoceros moving close to the entrance of Rajbari village in Sonitpur district of Assam, about 180 kms from Guwahati.

AFP

Winning in Kabul

Afghan footballers celebrate their 3-0 win against Pakistan at the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) stadium in Kabul.

AFP

Karachi demo

Islamic political party Jamaat-e-Islami (JI) activists march in support of ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi in Karachi.

AFP

Sevilla cool

Youth run in a fountain as they cool off in Sevilla where temperatures exceeded 40 degrees.

AFP

Amur floods

People sit in a small boat as another paddles in a flooded street in the village of Bolshoi Ussuriysky island close to city of the Khabarovsk in Russia's Far Eastern Amur region.

AFP

Taksim barricade

Demonstrators wait before a Turkish police barricade near Taksim square in Istanbul.

AFP

Guarding the game

Two Afghan policemen stand guard as the national football team plays against Pakistan at the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) stadium in Kabul. Afghanistan won 3-0.

AFP

Kabul match

Two Afghan security force personnel stand guard as football fans watch their team play against Pakistan at the Afghanistan Football Federation (AFF) stadium in Kabul. Afghanistan won 3-0.

AFP

Jenin funeral

Palestinian mourners cry as other carry the body of Majd Lahluh during his funeral at Jenin refugee camp in the West Bank city of Jenin. Israeli troops shot dead the Palestinian youth and wounded two others during an operation early today.

AFP

Budapest celebration

Fireworks are seen over the Danube River at the parliament building in Budapest during a celebration marking Hungary's National Day.

AFP

Mourning

The mother of Egyptian policeman Amr Shebl, who was killed in an attack on two buses packed with Egyptian policemen near the border town of Rafah, in northern Sinai the previous day, is comforted by a relative as she mourns, holding pictures of her son at her home in Salmun Bahri village, in the Egyptian Delta region of Menufiya, 50 kms north of the capital Cairo.

AFP

Today's top images - 08/21/2013

Compelling images from around the world on Wednesday

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