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U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, right, meets Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Singapore.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a meeting with U.S. Vice President Mike Pence, not seen, in Singapore.

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In this photo provided by Korea Coast Guard, the Panama-registered tanker "Sanchi" is seen ablaze after a collision with a Hong Kong-registered freighter off China's eastern coast. The oil tanker collided with a bulk freighter and caught fire off China's eastern coast, leaving its entire crew of 32 missing, most of them Iranians, authorities said.

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Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau visits late President Ho Chi Minh's Stilt House in Hanoi, Vietnam. Trudeau is on an official visit to Vietnam and will be in Da Nang to attend the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit.

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Asian and Africen leaders, from left to right in front row, Chairwoman of ruling Indonesian Democratic Party-Struggle Megawati Sukarnoputri, Peng Liyuan, wife of Chinese President Xi Jinping, Xi, Indonesian President Joko Widodo, Widodo's wife Iriana, Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak and Najib's wife Rosmah Mansur lead the reenactment of the historic walk from 1955 along Asia Africa Street in conclusion of the Asian African Summit, in Bandung, West Java, Indonesia.

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Women hold posters to mark International Woman's Day during a rally of thousands demanding that parliament approves a law that protects women from domestic violence, in Beirut, Lebanon.

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From left, Uzbekistan's President Islam Karimov, Chinese President Hu Jintao, Kazakhstan's President Nursultan Nazarbayev, Russian President Dmitry Medvedev, Tajikistan's President Emomali Rakhmon and Kyrgyzstan's President Roza Otunbayeva pose for a photo after a meeting of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization in Kazakhstan's capital, Astana. The Shanghai Cooperation Organization is a regional security group dominated by China and Russia.

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Hundreds of Lebanese protesters, some of them carrying loafs of bread reading "Hunger has no religion" and chanting anti-government slogans, protest against the rising cost of living, Beirut, Lebanon.

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Sri Lankan workers load their bags as they prepare to travel home, some after finishing their contracts and others fearing the unstable situation in Lebanon, according to a police officer at the scene, in Beirut, Lebanon. Lebanese troops tightened security around the prime minister's office and other government buildings as a political crisis deepened over a U.N.-backed tribunal investigating the 2005 assassination of a former prime minister.

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A man shows an inside page of Lebanon's daily Al-Akhbar carrying a report leaked by the website WikiLeaks, in Beirut's commercial Hamra street, Lebanon. Omar Nashabe, an editor of the Lebanese daily Al-Akhbar says the newspaper's website suffered severe technical problems after being attacked apparently over its publishing of leaked U.S. diplomatic cables.

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