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31/08/2014 - Serena Williams celebrates her 6-3, 6-3 win over Varvara Lepchenko during their US Open women's singles match in New York

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31/08/2014 - An Egyptian security guard looks on during a sentencing for Muslim Brotherhood leader Mohamed Badie at a court in Cairo

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31/08/2014 - People take part in the Color Run race at Chantilly's racetrack

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31/08/2014 - An Iraqi woman who fled violence in the northern city of Tal Afar walks through the Bahrka camp, in the autonomous Kurdistan region

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31/08/2014 - Men from the Balete tribe of Botswana participate in a ceremony during the ancient tradition of initiation, in Ramotswa main Kgotla

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31/08/2014 - Malaysia's Lee Chong Wei competes against Denmark's Axelsen during the men's single semi final match at the BWF Badminton World championships in Copenhagen

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31/08/2014 - Syrian refugee children beg for money in the Lebanese capital, Beirut

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31/08/2014 - Smoke and ash fills the air as Mount Tavurvur erupts in Rabaul, eastern Papua New Guinea

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31/08/2014 - A Pakistani policeman throws stones during clashes with protesters near the prime minister's residence in Islamabad

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31/08/2014 - Ukrainian loyalists hold their flag as they rally at the last chekpoint on the eastern side of Mariupol

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