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From Hong Kong's legislative elections to anti-austerity protests in Greece, Al Jazeera showcases this week in images.
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2012 12:35


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A protester holds a defaced portrait of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying after Leung, right, voted at a polling station for the Legislative Council election in Hong Kong, on September 9.


Ahmad Jamshid/AP
An Afghan policeman stands guard at the scene of a suicide attack in Kabul, the capital. On September 8, a suicide bomber reported to be a teenager detonated himself, resulting in the deaths of at least six people.


WONG CAMPION/REUTERS
Earthquakes struck China's Guizhou and Yunnan provinces on September 7, the strongest quake had a magnitude of 5.6. Above, a resident of Yunnan province returns to his damaged home on September 8.


Estbean Felix/AP
A group of refugees from Syria eats next to their tent at the Zaatari refugee camp in Mafraq, Jordan, on September 8. About 200,000 Syrian refugees have entered Jordan since the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad began in 2011.


CHRISTOPH SATOR/EPA
Nearly 2,000 policemen, coast guards, and firefighters continued their protests against planned salary cuts in Greece. A police officer stands in a mock gallows outside the Finance Ministry, on September 6, 2012.


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 A Turkish coast guard carries the dead body of a refugee girl as others search for survivors. On September 6, at least 58 undocumented migrants seeking refuge in Europe drowned when their boat sank.


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Landslides and floods in Vietnam have killed at least 29 people in recent days. Above, Thao Thi Cua holds her child as she waits while rescuers search for her husband.


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The week in pictures Sep 3 to 9http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9 From Hong Kong legislative elections, to, Nicaraguan volcano ash cloud, Al Jazeera showcases this week in images.en-usAl Jazeerafeedback@daylife.com10Sun, 09 Sep 2012 09:32:27 GMTSun, 09 Sep 2012 11:13:04 GMT http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=0eEVdxe7bF3gc

A protester holds a defaced portrait of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying with a "Pinocchio's nose" after Leung, right, voted at a polling station for the Legislative Council election in Hong Kong, on September 9.

Sun, 09 Sep 2012 05:18:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=0eEVdxe7bF3gcKin CheungAPAP Photo

A protester holds a defaced portrait of Chief Executive Leung Chun-ying with a "Pinocchio's nose" after Leung, right, voted at a polling station for the Legislative Council election in Hong Kong, on September 9.

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An Afghan policeman stands guard at the scene of a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan. On September 8, a suicide bomber reported to be a teenager detonated himself, resulting in the deaths of at least six people.

Sat, 08 Sep 2012 10:30:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=0e6ocvM7cGcmdAhmad JamshidAPAP Photo

An Afghan policeman stands guard at the scene of a suicide bombing in Kabul, Afghanistan. On September 8, a suicide bomber reported to be a teenager detonated himself, resulting in the deaths of at least six people.

http://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=0aqu8Eva8H7ge

Earthquakes struck China's Guizhou and Yunnan provinces on September 7, the strongest of which was measured at magnitude 5.6. Above, a resident of Yunnan province returns to his damaged home on September 8 after staying out for a night following an earthquake.

Sat, 08 Sep 2012 09:53:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=0aqu8Eva8H7geWONG CAMPIONREUTERSReuters Pictures

Earthquakes struck China's Guizhou and Yunnan provinces on September 7, the strongest of which was measured at magnitude 5.6. Above, a resident of Yunnan province returns to his damaged home on September 8 after staying out for a night following an earthquake.

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A Nicaraguan National Police officer patrols on a road blanketed, with volcanic ash spewed from the San Cristobal volcano, near Chinandega, Nicaragua on September  8, 2012.

Sat, 08 Sep 2012 00:00:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=02SrgJ5aAm8HEEstbean FelixAPAP Photo

A Nicaraguan National Police officer patrols on a road blanketed, with volcanic ash spewed from the San Cristobal volcano, near Chinandega, Nicaragua on September  8, 2012.

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A group of refugees from Syria eats next to their tent at the Zaatari refugee camp in Mafraq, Jordan, on September 8. About 200,000 Syrian refugees have entered Jordan since the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad began in 2011.

Sat, 08 Sep 2012 13:40:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=08uK2aZ9uRaTKCHRISTOPH SATOREPAEPA Images

A group of refugees from Syria eats next to their tent at the Zaatari refugee camp in Mafraq, Jordan, on September 8. About 200,000 Syrian refugees have entered Jordan since the uprising against President Bashar al-Assad began in 2011.

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 Nearly 2,000 policemen, cost guards, and firefighters continued their protests against planned salary cuts. On the picture, a police officer stands in a mock gallows outside the Finance Ministry, on September 6, 2012.

Thu, 06 Sep 2012 20:37:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=09II3x196hbcDAFPAFP/Getty ImagesGetty Images

 Nearly 2,000 policemen, cost guards, and firefighters continued their protests against planned salary cuts. On the picture, a police officer stands in a mock gallows outside the Finance Ministry, on September 6, 2012.

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 A Turkish coast guard carries the dead body of a refugee girl as others search for survivors. On September 6, at least 58 illegal immigrants seeking refuge in Europe drowned when a fishing boat sank.

Thu, 06 Sep 2012 12:36:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=07E2bimbsK6MdAPAPAP Photo

 A Turkish coast guard carries the dead body of a refugee girl as others search for survivors. On September 6, at least 58 illegal immigrants seeking refuge in Europe drowned when a fishing boat sank.

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Landslides and floods in Vietnam have killed at least 29 people in recent days. Above, Thao Thi Cua holds her child as she waits while rescuers seek for her husband Ly A Lenh, a victim of a landslide in Vietnam's northern province of Yen Bai.

Sat, 08 Sep 2012 16:01:00 GMThttp://aljazeera.smartgalleries.net/gallery/Gallery-image-from-Sep-3-to-9?image_id=0b91eDi1tV0ktSTRINGER/VIETNAMREUTERSReuters Pictures

Landslides and floods in Vietnam have killed at least 29 people in recent days. Above, Thao Thi Cua holds her child as she waits while rescuers seek for her husband Ly A Lenh, a victim of a landslide in Vietnam's northern province of Yen Bai.



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