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Day in Photos: Sept. 4, 2012

People walk into an unemployment registry office in Madrid. Spain says the number of people registered unemployed and claiming benefits rose in August by 38,179 people compared to the previous month, the first increase in five months in a deepening recession. At the end of the second quarter Spain reached the European Union's highest unemployment rate at 24.6 per cent, a new overall rate won't be released until October. (AP Photo/Paul White)
Injured Afghan men arrive at a hospital in the back of a truck, along with the dead bodies of other victims, after a suicide attack on a funeral in Durbaba district of Jalalabad, east of Kabul. Afghan officials say a suicide bomber has killed several civilians and wounded dozens more at a funeral for a village elder in a remote part of eastern Afghanistan. The deputy police chief for Nangarhar province, Jamil Shamal, says the attack took place on Tuesday in the village of Shagai in the Durbaba district.(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul)
Passengers wait at a terminal during a flight attendant's strike of Lufthansa airline at  Frankfurt airport, Germany. A union representing Lufthansa flight attendants escalated a bitter pay dispute on Tuesday, calling members out on strike at three German airports - including the two biggest, Frankfurt and Munich - in a showdown with an airline determined to bring down costs in the face of increasingly tough competition.   (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
Supporters of India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) shout slogans as police use a water cannon to disperse them during a demonstration in favor of carving a separate state of Telangana from Andhra Pradesh state, in New Delhi, India. Supporters of the new Telengana state have complained their area in the north was underdeveloped and ignored by powerful politicians from southern Andhra Pradesh. Demands for a separate state have erupted sporadically since the 1950s. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das)
Canada's Summer Ashley Mortimer competes at a women's 100 breaststroke S10 heat at the 2012 Paralympics, in London. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis)
A catholic monk stands in a doorway of the Latrun Trappist Monastery where Israeli police say vandals spray-painted anti-Christian and pro-settler graffiti and set the monastery's door on fire, in Latrun, between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, Israel. Suspicion fell on Jewish settlers and their supporters who retaliate against anti-settlement measures, generally by attacking Palestinian property, but also by vandalizing Christian sites and Israeli military facilities. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)
A worker carries boxes at a market in Yangon, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan)
A Nepalese potter makes a pot on a wheel in Bhaktapur, Nepal. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha)
Women supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamaat-e-Islami attend pro-hijab (pro-veil) rally in Lahore, Pakistan. Nationwide rallies were organized to observe Hijab Day to highlight what the group sees as the importance and value of hijab for Muslim women. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary)
A firefighter steps back while working to douse a fire in Alvaiazere, center Portugal. A Portuguese official says authorities have asked other European countries to send help as the country's firefighters struggle to contain forest blazes being fueled by high temperatures and strong winds. More than 1,700 firefighters, almost 500 vehicles and 13 aircraft fought blazes mostly in the north of the country. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)
People walk into an unemployment registry office in Madrid. Spain says the number of people registered unemployed and claiming benefits rose in August by 38,179 people compared to the previous month, the first increase in five months in a deepening recession. At the end of the second quarter Spain reached the European Union's highest unemployment rate at 24.6 per cent, a new overall rate won't be released until October. (AP Photo/Paul White) -
Injured Afghan men arrive at a hospital in the back of a truck, along with the dead bodies of other victims, after a suicide attack on a funeral in Durbaba district of Jalalabad, east of Kabul. Afghan officials say a suicide bomber has killed several civilians and wounded dozens more at a funeral for a village elder in a remote part of eastern Afghanistan. The deputy police chief for Nangarhar province, Jamil Shamal, says the attack took place on Tuesday in the village of Shagai in the Durbaba district.(AP Photo/Rahmat Gul) -
Passengers wait at a terminal during a flight attendant's strike of Lufthansa airline at Frankfurt airport, Germany. A union representing Lufthansa flight attendants escalated a bitter pay dispute on Tuesday, calling members out on strike at three German airports - including the two biggest, Frankfurt and Munich - in a showdown with an airline determined to bring down costs in the face of increasingly tough competition. (AP Photo/Michael Probst) -
Supporters of India's main opposition Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) shout slogans as police use a water cannon to disperse them during a demonstration in favor of carving a separate state of Telangana from Andhra Pradesh state, in New Delhi, India. Supporters of the new Telengana state have complained their area in the north was underdeveloped and ignored by powerful politicians from southern Andhra Pradesh. Demands for a separate state have erupted sporadically since the 1950s. (AP Photo/Saurabh Das) -
Canada's Summer Ashley Mortimer competes at a women's 100 breaststroke S10 heat at the 2012 Paralympics, in London. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis) -
A catholic monk stands in a doorway of the Latrun Trappist Monastery where Israeli police say vandals spray-painted anti-Christian and pro-settler graffiti and set the monastery's door on fire, in Latrun, between Jerusalem and Tel Aviv, Israel. Suspicion fell on Jewish settlers and their supporters who retaliate against anti-settlement measures, generally by attacking Palestinian property, but also by vandalizing Christian sites and Israeli military facilities. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty) -
A worker carries boxes at a market in Yangon, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Alexander F. Yuan) -
A Nepalese potter makes a pot on a wheel in Bhaktapur, Nepal. (AP Photo/Niranjan Shrestha) -
Women supporters of Pakistani religious party Jamaat-e-Islami attend pro-hijab (pro-veil) rally in Lahore, Pakistan. Nationwide rallies were organized to observe Hijab Day to highlight what the group sees as the importance and value of hijab for Muslim women. (AP Photo/K.M. Chaudary) -
A firefighter steps back while working to douse a fire in Alvaiazere, center Portugal. A Portuguese official says authorities have asked other European countries to send help as the country's firefighters struggle to contain forest blazes being fueled by high temperatures and strong winds. More than 1,700 firefighters, almost 500 vehicles and 13 aircraft fought blazes mostly in the north of the country. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco) -

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