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06/25/2010

Editor's Choice: June 25, 2010.

Here's a look at the best in photojournalism from around the world on June 25, 2010.

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A visitor to the Aqua Sheko fish therapy spa has her feet exfoliated on June 23, 2010 in London, England. Customers sit with their feet in a tank filled with 100-150 Garra Rufa fish which remove any dead skin by nibbling and sucking. A half hour session is then followed by a foot massage.  (Photo by Peter Macdiarmid/Getty Images)


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The crowd cheer Rolf Harris, the opening act on the Pyramid Stage on day 2 of the Glastonbury Festival at Worthy Farm, Pilton on June 25, 2010 in Glastonbury, England. The gates opened on Wednesday to what has become Europe's largest music festival and is celebrating its 40th anniversary.  (Photo by Matt Cardy/Getty Images)


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A visitor looks at the object "Morsealphabet" (Morse Alphabet) during the Brigitte Kowanz "Now I see" exhibition at MUMOK museum of modern arts in Vienna June 25, 2010. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner 


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Madeline Boyce (L) and Kalyna Kardash relax in the tourism pavilion at the G8/G20 summit media centre in Toronto  June 24, 2010 in Toronto. The pavilion includes several canoes, lawn chairs and an artificial indoor pool. Speaking to the House of Commons, complaining about Canadian Prime Minister Stephen Harper's leadership, Liberal Leader Michael Ignatieff said  "Canadians wanted leadership, and all they got was a fake lake."  AFP PHOTO/DON EMMERT


China Pandas
Sichuan Pandas rest on a wood at a zoo in Shanghai, China. The Pandas, which were moved from Sichuan specially for the Shanghai World Expo, will be transferred to Shanghai Safari Park for better living conditions on Monday, June 28. (AP Photo)


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A school of Angelfish swim in a tank during a press conference organised by the government's fisheries agency from the Council of Agriculture in Taipei on June 25, 2010 to present the results of a industrial-academic cooperation to transgenically modify the fish so that they fluoresce in their dark tank.    AFP PHOTO/Sam YEH (Photo credit should read SAM YEH/AFP/Getty Images)


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Oxfam activists pose as G8 leaders in Huntsville, Ontario, Friday, June 25, 2010 ahead of the G8 meeting which will take place at the nearby Deerhurst Resort on June 25 and 26.THE CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes


HONDURAS
Train accident victim Jose Hernandez, 24, poses next his prosthetic leg in El Progreso June 24, 2010. A migrant worker on his way to the U.S., Hernandez was ran over by a train in Mexico in 2004 and lost his arm and right leg, as well as three fingers on his left hand. According to a local migrants organization, thousands of Central Americans - predominantly from Honduras, El Salvador and Guatemala - cross Mexico's southern border to the U.S. every year on a train popularly known as "the train of death", during which many die or get seriously injured falling off from crowded trains. Picture taken June 24, 2010. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido


INDONESIA
A worker cuts logs at a harbour in Gresik, Indonesia's East Java province, June 25, 2010. The logs, from trees on Kalimantan island known locally as Meranti and Kamper, are distributed to local companies for processing before they are exported to Asia and Europe, a distribution official said. REUTERS/Sigit Pamungkas


Jamaica Slum Standoff
DEA agents bring Jamaican gang leader Christopher "Dudus" Coke From Westchester County Airport to a waiting vehicle, Thursday, June 24, 2010, in White Plains, New York. (AP Photo/David Karp)


Japan Michael Jackson Anniversary
A woman lays flowers at a makeshift memorial place ahead of the first death anniversary of King of Pop Michael Jackson in Tokyo, Friday, June 25, 2010. (AP Photo/Junji Kurokawa)


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A Japanese soccer fan dives into the Dotonbori River in central Osaka, western Japan, on early Friday morning, June 25, 2010 as he celebrates Japan's win over Denmark at World Cup Group E soccer match. Japan stunned Denmark with a 3-1 win and advanced to the the knockout round of the World Cup finals. (AP Photo/Kyodo News)


RUSSIA
A woman walks in front of the Russian Museum in St. Petersburg June 25, 2010. Picture rotated 180 degrees. REUTERS/Alexander Demianchuk


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Nicaraguan schoolchildren show their XO laptops at the Miguel Larreynaga school, in the town of Tipitapa, 27km north of Managua, on June 24, 2010. The One Laptop For Child Organization (OLC) in coordination with the Ministry of Education in Nicaragua are giving computers to a group of schools through a program that has reached 17,000 children in 150 public schools and suburban neighborhoods across the country.  TOPSHOT  AFP PHOTO / Elmer MARTINEZ


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Young activists of a Ukrainian human rights organisation stage a protest action on June 25, 2010 in front the Kiev office of the head of the Ukraine's secret service and former KGB, Valery Khoroshkovsky. Dozens of journalists and social activists marched in Kiev this month to denounce what they see as a return to state censorship amid growing concerns over press freedoms in the ex-Soviet country. AFP PHOTO/ SERGEI SUPINSKY

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