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Martial arts experts at Suwon, south of Seoul, South Korea.

Martial arts experts in traditional soldiers' uniforms perform in South Korea.

Turkish women near the border with Iraq

Turkish women struggle with heavy burdens as they walk to their homes in Sirnak province near the border with Iraq.

An Indian Sikh and his son at the holy sarover in Amritsar's Golden Temple during the Bandi Chhor Divas festival

An Indian Sikh bathes with his son in the waters at the Golden Temple in Amritsar to celebrate a religious festival.

Prototype helmet for F-35 Joint Strike Fighter

Britain's Ministry of Defence shows off a prototype helmet for pilots flying the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter.

"Toilet house" in South Korea

The world's first "toilet house" is unveiled in South Korea. Funds raised from renting the house will go towards providing sanitary toilets in developing countries.

Surfer off east coast of England during a tidal surge

Professional surfer Sam Smart takes on the big waves as a tidal surge hits the east coast of England, bringing a risk of flooding.

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