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February 20, 2013

Published 21.02.2013


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A girl, who returned from school, cries upon seeing her house destroyed after a jet missile hit the al-Myassar neighborhood of Aleppo, Syria.

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Britain's Prime Minister David Cameron (C) prepares bread at a community kitchen during his visit to the holy Sikh shrine of Golden temple in the northern Indian city of Amritsar.

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Large lantern decorations are seen at a shopping mall in Beijing, China.

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Statues are seen on top of a police station designed by the Spanish architect Manuel Nunez Yanowsky, in the 12th district of Paris, France, February 19, 2013. The statues are reproductions of the Dying Slave sculpture by the Italian Renaissance artist Michelangelo.

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A fruit vendor waits for customers in Kabul, Afghanistan. (Photo by Aman Aman/Afahnistan/VOA reader)

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A Vietnamese man from the Pa Then minority group jumps into a fire during a ritual ceremony at the Vietnam Ethnic Minority Cultural Village, outside Hanoi.

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A worker stands next to the Oscar statues during a preparation work for the upcoming OSCARS, the 85th Academy Awards, at Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California, on February 19, 2013. The ceremony is scheduled for February 24, 2013.

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A model displays an Autumn/Winter design by David Delfin during Madrid's Fashion Week, in Madrid, Spain.

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A truck carrying oil palm fruits passes through Felda Sahabat plantation in Lahad Datu in Malaysia's state of Sabah on Borneo island.

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A homeless man sleeps at the entrance of the Sao Paulo Cathedral in Sao Paulo, Brazil, February 19, 2013.