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  • Today in Pictures: Aug. 3, 2012

    Palestinian men queue as they wait to cross into Jerusalem from the West Bank city of Bethlehem while Israeli border police check their ID cards, Aug. 3, 2012. Palestinian Muslims are heading to Jerusalem to attend the third prayers of the fasting month of Ramadan at the Al-Aqsa mosque compound.
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    An Ariane-5 rocket, carrying two telecommunication satellites blasts off, Aug. 2, 2012 from the European space center of Kourou, French Guiana. It will eventually place into orbit two geostationary telecommunication satellites which will provide a large number of telecommunication, video, telephone and data transmission services in Europe, the Middle East, Russia and Asia.
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    The Eiffel tower, reflecting in the water, is pictured from the Champs de Mars, Aug. 3, 2012 in Paris.
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    Bahraini women run from tear gas fired by police during an anti-government demonstration in the village of Bani Jamrah, West of Manama, Aug. 2, 2012.
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    Nepal's Kumari Samita Bajracharya, 10, sits on her traditional religious chair while waiting for devotees at the Buddhist monastery Ratnakar Bihar in Lalitpur, Nepal, Aug. 3, 2012. The Kumari (living goddess) was worshiped by devotees before the beginning of a procession held as part of the Gai Jatra (Cow festival) which is dedicated to family members who have passed away recently.
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    Pussy Riot members, from left, Nadezhda Tolokonnikova, Yekaterina Samutsevich and Maria Alekhina sit in a glass cage at a court room in Moscow, Russia, Aug. 3, 2012. Russia's President Vladimir Putin criticized the feminist punk rockers facing trial for performing a "punk prayer" against him at Moscow's main cathedral, but said that a punishment for them shouldn't be too severe.
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    Runners pass by the Olympics flame in the Olympic Stadium at the 2012 Summer Olympics, London, Aug. 3, 2012.
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    Indian Muslims gather at the Jama (Grand) Mosque to offer prayers and break their fast during the month of Ramadan in New Delhi, India, Aug. 3, 2012. Muslims throughout the world are marking the month of Ramadan, the holiest month in Islamic calendar where devout fast from dawn till dusk.
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    An Indian farmer shows a dry, cracked paddy field in Ranbir Singh Pura 34 kilometers (21 miles) from Jammu, India, Aug. 3, 2012. India's Meteorological Department says it expects the country to get at least 10 percent less rain this June-to-September monsoon season.
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