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Day in Photos: Sept. 10, 2012

Afghan national police officers march during a graduation ceremony at a National Police training center in Laghman province, east of Kabul, Afghanistan. Over 148 National police officers graduated after receiving 4 months of training in Laghman. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Palestinians chant slogans against  Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad during a protest against the high cost of living in the West Bank city of Hebron. Palestinian demonstrators fed up with high prices and unpaid salaries shuttered shops, halted traffic with burning tires and closed schools throughout the West Bank on Monday in the largest show of popular discontent with the governing Palestinian Authority in its 18-year history. (AP Photo/Nasser Shiyoukhi)
An activist of the ruling Congress party throws a stone at an auto-rickshaw during a statewide strike to protest against the clashes between police and the party workers during a rally last week in Bhubaneswar, India. Many protestors were taken into custody for picketing near government offices and other places during the strike, according to local reports. (AP Photo/Biswaranjan Rout)
A woman watches a released eagle in the souther Negev Desert near Kibbutz Sde Boker. The Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel trapped 96 eagles in the past days and released them after the birds underwent examination and each has received a number and a ring. (AP Photo / Tsafrir Abayov)
A Syrian rebel fighter holds his rifle as he and other fighters head to Aleppo to fight government forces, at their headquarters in Suran, on the outskirts of Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
The mayor of Rio de Janeiro Eduardo Paes waves the Olympic flag after it was handed to him by President of the International Olympic Committee Jacques Rogge, not seen, during the Closing Ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
Miners march to Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, in an attempt to stop operations. Union rivalry is at the root of violent illegal strikes that have been troubling the mining industry that is the engine driving Africa's largest economy. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
Floats carrying British Olympic and Paralympic athletes take part in a parade as seen from the air as they pass Trafalgar Square. Thousands of people waving British flags lined the streets of London on Monday to toast the athletes behind the country's unprecedented summer of sporting success. (AP Photo/Peter Macdiarmid, Pool) (CP)
Afghan national police officers march during a graduation ceremony at a National Police training center in Laghman province, east of Kabul, Afghanistan. Over 148 National police officers graduated after receiving 4 months of training in Laghman. (AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Palestinians chant slogans against Palestinian Prime Minister Salam Fayyad during a protest against the high cost of living in the West Bank city of Hebron. Palestinian demonstrators fed up with high prices and unpaid salaries shuttered shops, halted traffic with burning tires and closed schools throughout the West Bank on Monday in the largest show of popular discontent with the governing Palestinian Authority in its 18-year history. (AP Photo/Nasser Shiyoukhi)
An activist of the ruling Congress party throws a stone at an auto-rickshaw during a statewide strike to protest against the clashes between police and the party workers during a rally last week in Bhubaneswar, India. Many protestors were taken into custody for picketing near government offices and other places during the strike, according to local reports. (AP Photo/Biswaranjan Rout)
A woman watches a released eagle in the souther Negev Desert near Kibbutz Sde Boker. The Society for the Protection of Nature in Israel trapped 96 eagles in the past days and released them after the birds underwent examination and each has received a number and a ring. (AP Photo / Tsafrir Abayov)
A Syrian rebel fighter holds his rifle as he and other fighters head to Aleppo to fight government forces, at their headquarters in Suran, on the outskirts of Aleppo, Syria. (AP Photo/Muhammed Muheisen)
The mayor of Rio de Janeiro Eduardo Paes waves the Olympic flag after it was handed to him by President of the International Olympic Committee Jacques Rogge, not seen, during the Closing Ceremony at the 2012 Summer Olympics. (AP Photo/Matt Dunham)
Miners march to Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa, in an attempt to stop operations. Union rivalry is at the root of violent illegal strikes that have been troubling the mining industry that is the engine driving Africa's largest economy. (AP Photo/Themba Hadebe)
Floats carrying British Olympic and Paralympic athletes take part in a parade as seen from the air as they pass Trafalgar Square. Thousands of people waving British flags lined the streets of London on Monday to toast the athletes behind the country's unprecedented summer of sporting success. (AP Photo/Peter Macdiarmid, Pool) - (CP)

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