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Kyrgyz riot police stand behind a barricade set by supporters of former president Almazbek Atambayev near his residence in the village of Koi-Tash, about 20 kilometers (12 miles) south of the capital, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Police in Kyrgyzstan detained the Central Asian nation's ex-president following violent clashes with his supporters, a day after a previous attempt to arrest him left one policeman dead and nearly 80 people injured.

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Supporters of Kyrgyzstan's ex-president Almazbek Atambayev capture a special forces member at Atambayev's residence in the village of Koi-Tash, about 20 kilometers (12 miles) south of the capital, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Supporters of Kyrgyzstan's ex-president Almazbek Atambayev fight with special forces members at his residence in the village of Koi-Tash, about 20 kilometers (12 miles) south of the capital, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Supporters of Kyrgyzstan's ex-president Almazbek Atambayev fight with special forces members at his residence in the village of Koi-Tash, about 20 kilometers (12 miles) south of the capital, Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. A serviceman died and at least 35 other people were injured as special forces in Kyrgyzstan tried to arrest the Central Asian country's former president on corruption and abuse of office charges, the Kyrgyz Health Ministry said.

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Kyrgyzstan President Sooronbay Jeenbekov holds an umbrella as he welcomes Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the SCO summit, in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi addresses at the joint inauguration of the India-Kyrgy Business Forum, in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov jointly inaugurate the India-Kyrgy Business Forum, in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi and President of Kyrgyz Republic Sooronbay Jeenbekov jointly inaugurate the India-Kyrgy Business Forum, in Bishkek, Kyrgyz Republic.

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Kyrgyzstan's President Sooronbai Jeenbekov, right, welcomes Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi for the talks in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Kyrgyzstan's President Sooronbai Jeenbekov, left, and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi attend an official welcome ceremony prior to their talks in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi at the delegation level meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) Summit, in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets President of Afghanistan Ashraf Ghani on the sidelines of Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) summit in Bishkek.

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Pakistan's Prime Minister Imran Khan attends a session of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi, left, and Kyrgyzstan's President Sooronbai Jeenbekov shake hands prior to a session of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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From left, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev, Chinese President Xi Jinping, Kyrgyz President Sooronbay Jeenbekov, Russian President Vladimir Putin, Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan, Tajik President Emomali Rahmon and Uzbek President Shavkat Mirziyoyev pose for a photo before a session at the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit, in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, left, embraces Russian President Vladimir Putin prior during their meeting on a sideline of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi pose for a photo prior to their talks on a sideline of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization is a security alliance that brings together Russia, China, India, Pakistan along with ex-Soviet Central Asia nations of Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi shakes hands with Chinese President Xi Jinping during a meeting on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) Summit in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi meets Chinese President Xi Jinping on the sidelines of the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation (SCO) summit, in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi is welcomed by dignitaries, on his arrival at Manas International Airport, in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi being welcomed on his arrival at the airport in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi is welcomed by the dignitaries, on his arrival at Manas International Airport, in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj shakes hands with Kyrgyz Foreign Minister Aidarbekov during a bilateral meeting in Bishkek.

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Defence Minister Nirmala Sitharaman being received on her arrival in Kyrgyzstan to attend the SCO meeting.

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External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj shakes hands with her Kyrgyz counterpart Abdyldaev, in Bishkek.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, center, and Kyrgyzstan President Almazbek Atambayev walk past honour guards during a welcome ceremony in Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. Putin is on a tour across Central Asia.

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A Kyrgyz firefighter inspects a plane crash site outside Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. A Turkish Boeing 747 cargo plane crashed just outside the Manas airport and killing people in the residential area adjacent to the Manas airport as well as those on the plane.

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The tail of a crashed Turkish Boeing 747 cargo plane lies at a residential area outside Bishkek, Kyrgyzstan. The cargo plane crashed Monday morning, killing people in the residential area adjacent to the Manas airport as well as those on the plane.

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U.S., left, and Kazakh participants take part in the horse-riding competition, called Kok-boru, which dates back to when men used to hunt wolves that preyed on their livestock, during the second World Nomad Games at Issyk Kul lake in Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan.

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In this Sept. 4 photo, 2016, a boy performs a tight-rope walk during the second World Nomad Games at Issyk Kul lake in Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan.

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In this Sept. 4 photo, participants hold golden eagles for an eagle hunt during the second World Nomad Games at Issyk Kul lake in Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan.

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In this Sept. 4 photo, participants hold golden eagles for an eagle hunt during the second World Nomad Games at Issyk Kul lake in Cholpon-Ata, Kyrgyzstan. The Games, which opened on Saturday on a picturesque mountain plain in eastern Kyrgyzstan, bring together athletes from 40 countries including Russia and the United States where nomadic traditions are strong.

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