In Pictures

Day in pictures: 1 September 2014

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People arriving from Miami load their luggage into a car outside Havana's international airport. On Monday Cuba introduced new rules on the importing of foreign goods.

Image copyright Andrew Matthews/PA

Two young red deer stags clash in Richmond Park, London, as the autumn "rut" - or breeding season - begins. Deer have roamed freely in the park since 1529

Image copyright Eranga Jayawardena/AP

A Sri Lankan family is lit up by a street lamp at dusk as they walk along the Galle Face Green promenade near the seafront in the country's capital, Colombo.

Image copyright Gogo Lobato/AFP

More than 300 watersport enthusiasts take part in an attempt to set the world record for the largest parade of kitesurfers, at Los Lances beach near Tarifa in Spain.

Image copyright Tatyana Zenkovich/EPA

Children attend the first day of the new school term in Kiev. Many schools in eastern Ukraine remain closed because of fighting between government forces and separatists.

Image copyright Tauseef Mustafa/AFP

Kashmiri Muslims row boats on Dal Lake in Srinagar in Indian-administered Kashmir. The city's lake, parks and gardens make it a popular destination for tourists despite political instability.

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A vendor holds an owl at Jatinegara market in Jakarta, Indonesia. Animal rights groups say the market should be shut to stop endangered species being sold there.