Today in Pictures: Sept. 26, 2011

A Palestinian man walks towards the net where a migrant quail is trapped, on the beach of Khan Yunis in the southern Gaza Strip, Sept. 25, 2011. Palestinians have erected hundreds of meters of yellow silk nets along the coastline to hunt migratory birds, mainly quail, which start arriving there the second half of September. (Said Khatib/AFP/Getty Images)


A displaced Pakistani girl, Jamna Ameershe, 2, looks up while sitting on the ground, as she and her family take refuge on a roadside in Tando Allah Yar, in Pakistan’s Sindh province, after fleeing their flood-hit homes, Sept. 26, 2011. In Pakistan’s Sindh province alone, the floods have killed over 220 people. (Muhammed Muheisen/AP Photo)


Indian villagers carrying relief materials walk through flood waters at Rasulpur village in Orissa’s Jajpur district, India, Sept. 25, 2011. India’s monsoon season, which runs from June through September, brings rains that are vital to agriculture but also cause floods and landslides. (Biswaranjan Rout/AP Photo)


Pope Benedict XVI delivers a speech before leaving Germany at Lahr Black Forest airport, Sept. 25, 2011 near Freiburg im Breisgau, Germany. (Johannes Simon/Getty Images)


Exiled Tibetan monks hold a candle light vigil in Dharmsala, India, as they react to news reports of self-immolation by two Tibetan monks at the Kirti Monastery in the Aba Prefecture of China, Sept. 26, 2011. The monks were protesting the Chinese governments reiteration that it will choose the next Dalai Lama. (Ashwini Bhatia/AP Photo)


A streaker is taken away during the 2011 Rugby World Cup pool C match Ireland vs. Russia at Rotorua International Stadium, in Rotorua, New Zealand, Sept. 25, 2011. (Philippe Lopez/AFP/Getty Images)


An Israel Antiquities Authority, IAA, worker presents fragments of the Dead Sea Scrolls, at the IAA offices at the Israel Museum in Jerusalem, Sept. 26, 2011. Two thousand years after they were written and decades after they were found in desert caves, some of the world-famous Dead Sea Scrolls are available online.  (Sebastian Scheiner/AP Photo)







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