In Pictures

Day in pictures: 3 September 2014

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Image caption Hundreds of thousands of fish have been washed up on the shores of Lake Cajititlan, in the Mexican state of Jalisco, during the past week. The local authorities said it was part of a "natural cycle", but state officials said it was due to the lake's "poor management".
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Image caption Indonesian sepak takraw players take part in a practice session in Jakarta ahead of the 17th Asian Games in Incheon.
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Image caption The electric train, the first of its kind in Lima, links the northern and southern districts of the capital of Peru, from Villa El Salvador to San Juan de Lurigancho
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Image caption Men relax outside a roadside tea shop in Calcutta, India.
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Image caption A list carved into a 34m (111ft) copper wall naming 13,732 Jewish refugees who fled to China during World War Two is unveiled at the Shanghai Jewish Refugees Museum.
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Image caption Afghan day-labourers load recyclable cans on to a truck at a scrap yard on the outskirts of Kabul.
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Image caption Canada's Cody Canning is seen during the prologue of the Tour of Alberta cycling race in Calgary.
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Image caption A Royal Navy type-45 destroyer, HMS Duncan, is berthed in Cardiff Bay, ahead of the forthcoming Nato summit in Wales.
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Image caption The Moon is seen above the ruins of Spis Castle in the eastern Slovakian village of Zehra. The 12th-Century castle was included in the Unesco list of World Heritage Sites in 1993.