In Pictures

Day in pictures: 29 August 2014

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Image caption Palestinians gather by food vendors at a park in central Gaza City, a day after a ceasefire between Hamas and Israel brought an end to 50 days of fierce fighting
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Image caption Wearing red, 103-year-old Hidekichi Miyazaki takes part in a 100m race in Kyoto, Japan. He holds the 100m world record for centenarians at 29.83 seconds
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Image caption An idol of Hindu elephant god Ganesh, the deity of prosperity, wrapped in plastic ahead of planned celebrations during the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Delhi
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Image caption Dutch 16-year-old Max Verstappen drives over the Erasmus Bridge in Rotterdam. He will be the youngest F1 driver ever when he races in next year's championship
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Image caption A zookeeper holds three baby caimans at the Planet of Crocodiles in western France. The centre's pools are heated by water from a neighbouring nuclear power plant
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Image caption A protester stands firm as police use water cannon during demonstrations in Istanbul after Recep Tayyip Erdogan was officially sworn in as Turkish president
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Image caption UN peacekeepers monitor a border crossing into the Golan Heights in the Syrian town of Quneitra, a day after 43 Fijian peacekeepers were kidnapped in the area