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Day in Photos: Sept. 11, 2012

Miners march against Andrew Saffy Memorial Hospital discharging injured colleagues into police custody in Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa. 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)
Alicia Watkins remembers a friend who died at the Pentagon during a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in New York. (AP Photo/The Daily News, Todd Maisel, Pool)
Judy Parisio places a small U.S. flag on the engraved name of her niece, Frances Ann Cilente who worked and died at the World Trade Center, during the commemoration ceremony of the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks by the North Pool at World Trade Center in New York. (AP Photo/The New York Times, Chang W. Lee, Pool)
A person stops to read names in New Jersey's memorial to the 749 people from the state lost during the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, as One World Trade Center, now up to 104 floors, looms in the distance across the Hudson River in Jersey City, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans)
Scott Willens, who joined the United States Army three days after the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, pauses by the South Pool of the World Trade Center Memorial during the 11th anniversary observance in New York. (AP Photo/Justin Lane, Pool)
Sarbiya Hamsa Bandala, a Muslim Overseas Filipino Worker, holds her passport and other documents upon arriving at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport via a chartered flight by the  International Organization for Migration in Manila, Philippines. Nearly 300 workers, all of them young women who worked as babysitters and maids in Syria, said they were scared for their safety and sought shelter at the Philippine Embassy in Damascus until their repatriation Tuesday.  (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
A woman becomes emotional after reading the name of her father as friends and relatives of the victims of 9/11 gather for a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)
A Pakistani fireman tries to extinguish a factory fire in Lahore. A fire that broke out in a factory in eastern Pakistan after sparks from a generator hit chemicals used to make shoes killed dozens of people, a Pakistani police officer said. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
The U.N. refugee agency's special envoy, actress Angelina Jolie, waves through the dusty window of her car as she departs the Zaatari Refugees Camp in Jordan for Syrians who fled the civil war in their country. Jolie said she heard
Iraqis inspect the aftermath of car bomb attack in the southwestern mixed Sunni-Shiite neighborhood of Baiyaa in Baghdad, Iraq. An overnight car bomb has killed several people and wounded dozens more outside a restaurant, police said. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim)
An Indonesian man smokes a cigarette in Jakarta. Indonesian men rank as the world's top smokers, with two out of three of them lighting up in a country where cigarettes cost pennies and tobacco advertising is everywhere. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
Communist-backed unionists holding flags and chanting slogans, block access to the ministry building in Athens. The protest came ahead of a visit there by debt inspectors monitoring Greece's austerity program. Debt-crippled Greece has been kept afloat by international rescue loans since 2010, in return for big spending cuts. The conservative-led coalition government is working to finalize a new $14.7-billion austerity program for 2013-14.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao is shown on a television camera's monitor as he delivers his opening speech for the World Economic Forum's 'Annual Meeting of the New Champions' in Tianjin, China. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hold hands as they walk back to the White House in Washington, after joining members of the White House staff during a moment of silence to mark the 11th anniversary of the Sept, 11th. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)
Chinese security personnel try to stop a Chinese man as he prepares to burn Japanese national flag outside the Japanese embassy in Beijing, China. Chinese government ships are patrolling near contested East China Sea islands in a show of anger after Tokyo moved to assert its control in the area. Beijing warned Monday, Sept. 10, 2012 that Japan would suffer unspecified consequences if Tokyo purchased the islands from private owners, as it formally did Tuesday. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Miners march against Andrew Saffy Memorial Hospital discharging injured colleagues into police custody in Lonmin Platinum Mine near Rustenburg, South Africa. 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) - CP
Alicia Watkins remembers a friend who died at the Pentagon during a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in New York. (AP Photo/The Daily News, Todd Maisel, Pool) -
Judy Parisio places a small U.S. flag on the engraved name of her niece, Frances Ann Cilente who worked and died at the World Trade Center, during the commemoration ceremony of the 11th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks by the North Pool at World Trade Center in New York. (AP Photo/The New York Times, Chang W. Lee, Pool) -
A person stops to read names in New Jersey's memorial to the 749 people from the state lost during the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center, as One World Trade Center, now up to 104 floors, looms in the distance across the Hudson River in Jersey City, N.J. (AP Photo/Mel Evans) -
Scott Willens, who joined the United States Army three days after the attacks on Sept. 11, 2001, pauses by the South Pool of the World Trade Center Memorial during the 11th anniversary observance in New York. (AP Photo/Justin Lane, Pool) -
Sarbiya Hamsa Bandala, a Muslim Overseas Filipino Worker, holds her passport and other documents upon arriving at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport via a chartered flight by the International Organization for Migration in Manila, Philippines. Nearly 300 workers, all of them young women who worked as babysitters and maids in Syria, said they were scared for their safety and sought shelter at the Philippine Embassy in Damascus until their repatriation Tuesday. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez) -
A woman becomes emotional after reading the name of her father as friends and relatives of the victims of 9/11 gather for a ceremony marking the 11th anniversary of the attacks at the National September 11 Memorial at the World Trade Center site in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow) -
A Pakistani fireman tries to extinguish a factory fire in Lahore. A fire that broke out in a factory in eastern Pakistan after sparks from a generator hit chemicals used to make shoes killed dozens of people, a Pakistani police officer said. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary) -
The U.N. refugee agency's special envoy, actress Angelina Jolie, waves through the dusty window of her car as she departs the Zaatari Refugees Camp in Jordan for Syrians who fled the civil war in their country. Jolie said she heard "horrific" and "heartbreaking" accounts from Syrian refugees in a camp which hosts about 30,000 Syrians displaced by the 18-month conflict that has so far claimed at least 23,000 lives, according to activists. (AP photo/Mohammad Hannon) -
Iraqis inspect the aftermath of car bomb attack in the southwestern mixed Sunni-Shiite neighborhood of Baiyaa in Baghdad, Iraq. An overnight car bomb has killed several people and wounded dozens more outside a restaurant, police said. (AP Photo/Karim Kadim) -
An Indonesian man smokes a cigarette in Jakarta. Indonesian men rank as the world's top smokers, with two out of three of them lighting up in a country where cigarettes cost pennies and tobacco advertising is everywhere. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim) -
Communist-backed unionists holding flags and chanting slogans, block access to the ministry building in Athens. The protest came ahead of a visit there by debt inspectors monitoring Greece's austerity program. Debt-crippled Greece has been kept afloat by international rescue loans since 2010, in return for big spending cuts. The conservative-led coalition government is working to finalize a new $14.7-billion austerity program for 2013-14.(AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris) -
Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao is shown on a television camera's monitor as he delivers his opening speech for the World Economic Forum's 'Annual Meeting of the New Champions' in Tianjin, China. (AP Photo/Andy Wong) -
President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama hold hands as they walk back to the White House in Washington, after joining members of the White House staff during a moment of silence to mark the 11th anniversary of the Sept, 11th. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster) -
Chinese security personnel try to stop a Chinese man as he prepares to burn Japanese national flag outside the Japanese embassy in Beijing, China. Chinese government ships are patrolling near contested East China Sea islands in a show of anger after Tokyo moved to assert its control in the area. Beijing warned Monday, Sept. 10, 2012 that Japan would suffer unspecified consequences if Tokyo purchased the islands from private owners, as it formally did Tuesday. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan) -

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