Aug 25, 2011: World

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Performers participate in a dress rehearsal of the opening ceremony for the IAAF 2011 World Championhips in Daegu.

Performers participate in a dress rehearsal of the opening ceremony for the IAAF 2011 World Championhips in Daegu.

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South Korean female farmers carry a traditional coffin representing the death of the free trade agreement.

South Korean female farmers carry a traditional coffin representing the death of the free trade agreement.

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French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrives for a meeting with Chinese President Hu Jintao at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

French President Nicolas Sarkozy arrives for a meeting with Chinese President Hu Jintao at the Great Hall of the People in Beijing.

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Sculptor Lei Yixin, of China, is interviewed by a Chinese television crew in front of his sculpture of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Sculptor Lei Yixin, of China, is interviewed by a Chinese television crew in front of his sculpture of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

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Kazakh president Nursultan Nazarbayev (R) shakes hands with his Korean counterpart Lee Myung-bak during their meeting in Astana.

Kazakh president Nursultan Nazarbayev (R) shakes hands with his Korean counterpart Lee Myung-bak during their meeting in Astana.

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North Korea's leader Kim Jong-II looks out of a car window after the meeting with Russian President dmitry Medvedev at Sosnovy Bor Military Garrison.

North Korea's leader Kim Jong-II looks out of a car window after the meeting with Russian President dmitry Medvedev at Sosnovy Bor Military Garrison.

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A sales woman walks to protective customers outside a jewelry store in Hong Kong. Gold stood at 1,759.32 USD per ounce on the spot market.

A sales woman walks to protective customers outside a jewelry store in Hong Kong. Gold stood at 1,759.32 USD per ounce on the spot market.

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An Afghan fire fighter tries to extinguish a burning fuel tanker carrying fuel supplies for NATO in Logar, Afghanistan.

An Afghan fire fighter tries to extinguish a burning fuel tanker carrying fuel supplies for NATO in Logar, Afghanistan.

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