600 poles of Yuzen style dyed fabrics are illuminated at Arashiyama Station on July 11, 2013 in Kyoto, Japan. The illumination, named 'Kimono Forest' after Yuzen dying, one of the specialities of the area, is created by designer Yasumichi Morita.
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Fireworks burst around the Eiffel Tower in Paris on July 14, 2013 as part of France's annual Bastille Day celebrations. AFP PHOTO / FRED DUFOUR
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Indian Muslim youth dive as flood waters enter the tank of the 600 year old Sarkhej Roza architectural complex, which has been dry for the last seven years, in Ahmedabad on July 14, 2013. The Sarkhej Roza is maintained by the Archeological Survey of India and this tomb and mosque of a Sufi saint are known in this region as 'Ganj Bakhsh'. AFP PHOTO / Sam PANTHAKY
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A team go over a jump during the Red Bull Soapbox Race at Alexandra Palace on July 14, 2013 in London, England. The Red Bull Soapbox Race returned to London after nine years and encourages competitors to build and race their own homemade soapboxes down a hill.
Credit: Jordan Mansfield
A young boy, a member of the Maitibolo Cultural Dance Troop, pays his respects to Former South African President Nelson Mandela at the tribute wall outside the Medi-Clinic Heart Hospital on July 14, 2013 in Pretoria, South Africa. Anti-apartheid icon Mandela has been hospitalized at the Medi-Clinic Hospital since June 8 for treatment for a recurring lung infection. His wife Graca Machel has said she was less anxious about his condition five weeks after he was first admitted.
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Nine alphajets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France releasing trails of red, white and blue smoke, colors of French national flag, fly over the Pyramid du Louvre during the Bastille Day parade, on July 14, 2013 in Paris. AFP PHOTO / THOMAS COEX
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A Turkish riot policeman clashes with Turkish protestors on July 14, 2013 on Istiklal Avenue in the center of Istanbul. Turkish riot police fired rubber bullets, tear gas and water cannon to disperse hundreds of protesters trying to enter an Istanbul square that was the cradle of deadly unrest that engulfed the country in June. The police moved in when demonstrators protesting in the city's Beyoglu neighborhood against Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan moved toward nearby Taksim Square. AFP PHOTO / GURCAN OZTURK