In Pictures

Day in pictures: 25 September

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world during the past 24 hours.

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Residents inspect a damaged site after what activists say were air strikes by forces loyal to Syrian President Bashar al-Assad in Douma, near Damascus.

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A Palestinian milks his camel at a farm near the West Bank city of Jenin.

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Workers prepare the "Unconditional Surrender" sculpture by US artist Seward Johnson in Caen, northern France.

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A storm approaches the central business district of the Australian city of Sydney.

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A buggy drifts across the desert at sunset during the 2014 Kalahari Desert Speedweek at Hakskeenpan, Northern Cape of South Africa.

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A Japanese athlete competes in the final of the women's 50m breaststroke swimming event during the 17th Asian Games in Incheon, South Korea.