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07/02/2010

Editor's Choice: July 2, 2010.

Here's a look at the best in photojournalism from around the world on July 2, 2010.

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Chinese men jump into Han River during a hot summer day in Wuhan in central China's Hubei province Friday, July 2, 2010. (AP Photo)


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An Afghan man walks as he attends a campaign gathering by a candidate contesting in the forthcoming parliamentary elections in Mosazai village of Kabul province on July 2, 2010. The Afghan parliamentary elections will be held September 18.  AFP PHOTO/Massoud HOSSAINI


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Employees pose for photographers on an early Victorian private coach capable of transporting around ten people  at Christie's South Kensington in London, Friday, July 2, 2010. The carriage is to be auctioned on July 7 and 8, in the Althorp Attic Sale, and is one of the carriages among the highlights of selection of works from Althorp and Spencer House, the historic London home of the Spencer family. (AP Photo/Akira Suemori)


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Foreign tourists walk through a flooded street next to the Royal Palace Phnom Penh on July 2, 2010. Heavy rain has fallen recently, causing flooding across the city.  AFP PHOTO/ TANG CHHIN SOTHY


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A technician controls solar modules of a newly installed photovoltaic complex near the village Denkendorf, southern Germany, on July 1, 2010.      AFP PHOTO / CHRISTOF STACHE 

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Children play soccer on a field in front of the historic Victoria Memorial monument, built by the British during colonial rule in Kolkata July 2, 2010. REUTERS/Rupak De Chowdhuri 


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A woman looks up at a replica skeleton of 18 metres long (59 feet) Lessemsaurus dinosaur during a preparation for an exhibition at Roppongi Hills in Tokyo July 2, 2010. The exhibition titled "The Dawn of the Dinosaurs", displaying fossils, replicas of the creatures and skeletons from the Triassic age, opens on July 10 and runs until September 26. REUTERS/Yuriko Nakao


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A man adds fuel to burning tyres set alight during protests against suicide bomb blasts at a Sufi shrine in Lahore July 2, 2010. Pakistanis staged protests on Friday calling for a tougher government crackdown on militants after suicide bombers killed dozens in the country's most economically important province and traditional seat of power. In the second major attack in the eastern city of Lahore in the Punjab heartland in a month, two suicide bombers struck Pakistan's most important Sufi shrine on Thursday night, killing at least 42 people and wounding 175. REUTERS/Mohsin Raza 


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Pakistani men mourn the death of a relative at a hospital in Lahore on July 2, 2010, following suicide bomb attacks at a shrine of the Saint Syed Ali bin Osman Al-Hajvery, popularly known as Data Ganj Bakhsh.The Pakistani Taliban has denied any involvement in a twin suicide bombing on an Islamic shrine in the eastern city of Lahore which killed 42 people and wounded 175 others. AFP PHOTO/ARIF ALI


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A police dog crawls through obstacles during trials at the regional police cynologist centre of Russia's Siberian city of Krasnoyarsk, July 2, 2010. Dogs go through tests to determine their suitability to service in the police force. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin


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A fighter from al Shabaab runs for cover, away from a burnt-out African Union (AU) military tank during battle late Thursday in Somalia's capital Mogadishu July 2, 2010. At least 21 people were killed and 42 wounded in fighting in Somalia, a human rights group said on Thursday. Government troops alongside African Union peacekeepers exchanged shells in Mogadishu with al Qaeda-linked al Shabaab rebels, who are waging an Islamist insurgency against the Western-backed government. Seven people were killed and 18 wounded. REUTERS/Feisal Omar


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A woman takes a photograph of the the Green Point stadium seen from the Table Mountain in Cape Town, South Africa, Friday, July 2, 2010. Germany will play against Argentina in the quarterfinal of the soccer World Cup in Cape Town, Saturday, July 3, 2010. (AP Photo/Gero Breloer)


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Brazil's Felipe Melo scores an own goal past his goalkeeper Julio Cesar during the 2010 World Cup quarter-final soccer match against Netherlands in Port Elizabeth July 2, 2010.  REUTERS/Mike Hutchings


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Employees pose in a cavern with test drills in a pilot mine which is being tested for potential use as a permanent nuclear waste storage facility, at the salt dome near the northern German village of Gorleben July 2, 2010. The mine is some 840 metre deep and 6,5 kilometre long.     REUTERS/Christian Charisius


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Israelis throw water at each other during a fun water fight event at Rabin square in Tel Aviv, Israel, Friday, July 2, 2010. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)


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Serbian player Novak Djokovic returns a ball to Czech player Tomas Berdych during the men's semi-final match in the Wimbledon Tennis Championships at the All England Tennis Club, in southwest London on on July 2,  2010.     AFP PHOTO / ADRIAN DENNIS

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