A hippopotamus enjoys a birthday treat at a zoo in Bangkok.
Puppy-shaped ice cream at a restaurant in Kaohsiung, Taiwan.
A woman stands beside the carcass of an unknown creature near Pakhachi, Russia.
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An owl perches in a ventilation opening at a fireworks workshop in Tultepec, Mexico.
(AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
A hajj pilgrim exits a sleeping capsule in Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Muslim worshippers gather during the hajj pilgrimage, near Mecca, Saudi Arabia.
Dancers perform during the opening ceremony of The Asian Games in Jakarta, Indonesia.
A gymnast competes on the rings during the Asian Games in Indonesia.
(AP Photo/Dita Alangkara)
Youths practice parkour in Najaf, Iraq.
Waves hit Jeju Island, South Korea.
A section of the collapsed Morandi Bridge in Genoa, Italy.
The Perseid meteor passes above telecommunications masts in Russia.
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