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Today's top images - 08/24/2013
Compelling images from around the world on Saturday

Storm surge

Onlookers are washed away by huge waves from the "Haining tide" - a daily occurrence when the river tides hit the banks of the city - as the waves surged higher than usual due to the influence of Typhoon Trami in the region in Haining, in eastern China's Zhejiang province.

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Sunset

A barge moves along the Seine River at sunset in Paris.

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Three heads, one ball

Monaco's forward Emmanuel Riviere (L) jumps for the ball against Toulouse's defenders Pavle Ninkov (C) and Serge Aurier during a French L1 football match at the Louis II Stadium in Monaco.

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In protest

A Bahraini woman poses for a picture during an anti-government rally in the village of Abu Saiba, west of Manama.

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Morsi man

Supporters of the Muslim Brotherhood and Egypt's toppled president Mohamed Morsi (portrait) take part in a demonstration against the ouster of the former Islamist leader in the district of Giza, on the outskirts of Cairo.

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Baby eyes

A one-month young Alaotra-Mangoro Madagascar Monkey baby stands next its mother in the city zoo of Szeged, Hungary.

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Raqqa fighter

A rebel fighter ducks from sniper fire as he walks up stairs during clashes with Kurdish fighters in the outskirts of the northern Syrian city of Raqqa.

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Smokey view

A firefighter walks through the smoke at the site of a wildfire in the village of Verea, some 30 km from Ourense.

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Farmer's hand

A Colombian farmer demanding government subsidies and greater access to land carries stones for a road blockade in La Calera, Cundinamarca department.

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Escape the heat

An Indian nomad herder leaps off the back of a water buffalo into the flooded waters of the River Tawi on the outskirts of Jammu.

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Tripoli aftermath

Lebanese civilians gather next to the site of a blast outside the Al-Taqwamosque in the northern city of Tripoli.

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Varma look

A model showcases a creation by designer Jatin Varma during a fashion show on the first day of the Lakme Fashion Week Winter/Festival 2013 in Mumbai.

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Today's top images - 08/24/2013

Compelling images from around the world on Saturday

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