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According to the Ocean Park Hong Kong theme park Jia Jia, the world's oldest giant panda in captivity, was put down after her health deteriorated over the last two weeks, leaving her unable to walk without difficulty, as well as other complications. (AFP/Philippe Lopez)

A Thai woman signs a condolence book near an image of the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej at Wisma Samana in Ungasan, Badung regency on Indonesia's resort island of Bali. (SONNY TUMBELAKA/AFP)

An 11-metre rigid hulled inflatable boat is seen inside the US Navy USS Coronado (LCS 4) which docked at Changi Naval Base in Singapore. The US Navy's USS Coronado (LCS 4), a littoral combat ship, is on a rotational deployment to Asia where it will be based in Singapore. (ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP)

US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks at an event in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Trump charged on Saturday that "corrupt" media were seeking to rig November's presidential election in favour of his Democratic rival Hillary Clinton. (Mary Schwalm/AFP)

Burnley's Michael Kightly (L) and Southampton's Oriol Romeu in action during their English Premier League football match at St Mary's, Southampton, England. Southampton beat Burnley 3-1 to climb into the top eight of the Premier League. (Adam Davy / PA via AP)

Watford's Isaac Success (L) battles for the ball with Middlesbrough's Antonio Barragan during the English Premier League football match at the Riverside Stadium, in Middlesbrough, England.  Watford won 1-0. (Owen Humphreys/PA via AP)

Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark returns the ball to Kristina Mladenovic of France in their final match at the Hong Kong Open tennis tournament. Wozniacki won 6-1, 6-7 (4), 6-2. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)

New Zealand's Tom Latham plays a shot as India's captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni fields during their first one-day international cricket match in Dharmsala, India. India beat New Zealand by six wickets. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

Severe flooding in central Vietnam has killed at least 25 people and destroyed thousands of homes, as the country braced for further destruction with a typhoon barrelling closer. (STR/Vietnam News Agency/AFP)

Mourners line up as they gather to pay their respects to the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej at the Grand Palace in Bangkok. (AP Photo/Charles Dharapak)

China's Shenzhou 11 spaceship carrying two astronauts, onboard a Long March-2F carrier rocket, takes off from the Jiuquan Satellite Launch Centre in northwest China's Gansu province. (Chinatopix via AP)

A member of the security team stands in front of the presidential debate site at the University of Nevada in Las Vegas. Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump will meet in their third and final debate on Wednesday. (AP/J. David Ake)

Iraqi forces assemble in the area of al-Shurah, some 45km south of Mosul, as they advance towards the city to retake it from the Islamic State (IS) group. Some 30,000 forces are leading the offensive, backed by air and ground support from a 60-nation US-led coalition. (AHMAD AL-RUBAYE/AFP)

Firemen try to extinguish a fire in the chemical plant of the BASF site in Ludwigshafen, western Germany. Two people were killed and two others were missing after an explosion at the chemical plant. (DANIEL ROLAND/AFP)

Brendan Steele poses with his trophy on the 18th green of the Silverado Resort North Course after winning the Safeway Open PGA golf tournament in Napa, California. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg)

Manchester United's Antonio Valencia (L) makes a tackle on Liverpool's Roberto Firmino during the English Premier League football match at Anfield in Liverpool, north west England. Both teams played to a goalless draw. (Paul ELLIS/AFP)

The Red Arrows aerobatic team of Britain's Royal Air Force flies over the Marina Barrage in Singapore. The visit to Singapore is part of the team's visit to the Middle East and Asia. (ROSLAN RAHMAN/AFP)

Residents ride along a street as Typhoon Sarika lands in Qionghai, Hainan Province, China. (REUTERS/Stringer)

Mourners walk through the gate at the Grand Palace to pay their respects to the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej in Bangkok. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)

Haitian policeman tries to keep order while Hurricane Matthew victims wait for the delivery of food from the UN's World Food Programme in Roche-a-Bateaux, in Les Cayes, in the south west of Haiti. (HECTOR RETAMAL/AFP)

A peshmerga convoy drives towards a frontline in Khazer, about 30km east of Mosul, Iraq. Iraqi government and Kurdish forces, backed by US-led coalition air and ground support, launched coordinated military operations to wrest Mosul from Islamic State fighters. (AP Photo)

One of the kidnapped girls celebrates with a family member in Abuja, Nigeria. The families came from the remote northeastern town of Chibok, where nearly 300 girls were kidnapped on April 2014 in a mass abduction that shocked the world. (AP Photo/Olamikan Gbemiga)

Leicester's Islam Slimani (L) heads the ball past Copenhagen's Mathias Jorgensen during the Champions League football match at the King Power stadium in Leicester, England. Leicester beat Copenhagen 1-0. (AP Photo/Rui Vieira)

Real Madrid's Cristiano Ronaldo (L) kicks the ball past Legia Warsaw's wall during a Champions League football match at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid. Real Madrid beat Legia 5-1.(AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

South Koreans evacuate during a simulated earthquake exercise in Seoul. South Korea was recently hit by a series of earthquakes and the drill was held as a nationwide civil defence exercise. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

Residents making their way through a flooded street after heavy rain caused by Typhoon Sarika in Qionghai, south China's Hainan province. (STR/AFP Photo)

Tensions flare at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong as pro-Beijing lawmakers prevented two newly-elected representatives advocating independence for the Chinese region from getting a second chance at taking their oaths. (AP Photo/Kin Cheung)

A police van runs over protesters, leaving several bloodied, as an anti-US rally turned violent at the American embassy in Manila, Philippines. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

Women protest Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump and the GOP in front of Trump Tower in New York. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

An helicopter lands next to the Volta project electric helicopter (in white) during its inaugural flight at the Paris heliport in Issy-les-Moulineaux, France. (ERIC PIERMONT/AFP)

Barcelona's Neymar (L) vies with Manchester City's Raheem Sterling during the UEFA Champions League football match at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona. Barcelona beat Manchester City 4-0. (AFP/JOSEP LAGO)

Celtic's Scott Brown (R) is tackled by Moenchengladbach's Mahmoud Dahoud (C) during the Champions League football match at Celtic Park, Glasgow, Scotland. Moenchengladbach beat Celtic 2-0. (AP Photo/Scott Heppell)

A woman tries on Google's virtual reality device "Daydream View" after the opening of Google's pop-up store in New York. Google opened its first retail store, which is a pop-up store, intended to showcase the range of new "Made by Google" products. (AFP/Jewel Samad)

A man salvages metals on a damaged boat that was washed ashore by strong waves brought about by Typhoon Haima in Manila, Philippines. At least eight people were killed after the typhoon smashed into the northern Philippines with strong wind and rains overnight. (AP/Aaron Favila)

A woman looks from above hundreds of protesters with umbrellas during a massive demonstration against gender violence, at Plaza de Mayo square in Buenos Aires, Argentina. (AP/Victor R Caivano)

South African police fired stun grenades to disperse several hundred students who attempted to march to President Jacob Zuma's offices in the capital Pretoria to protest against tuition fees. (AFP/Gianluigi Guercia)

Iraqi forces sit in the back of a vehicle as troops advance through the desert on the banks of the Tigris river, northeast of the main staging base of Qayyarah during an operation against Islamic State (IS) group militants to retake the main hub city of Mosul. (AFP/Ahmad Al-Rubaye)

Argentina's Juan Martin del Potro returns the ball to Spain's Nicolas Almagro during the ATP Stockholm Open tennis tournament in Stockholm. (AFP/Jonathan Nackstrand)

Austrian Jia Liu vies against Belorus Daria Trigolos (not pictured) during their match of the European Table Tennis Championships in "Tuskecsarnok" sports hall of Budapest, Hungary. (AFP/Attila Kisbenedek)

New Zealand's Luke Ronchi (L) watches as India's captain Mahendra Singh Dhoni plays a shot during the second One Day International (ODI) cricket match at the Ferozshah Kotla ground in New Delhi. New Zealand beat India by six runs. (AFP/Prakash Singh)

The Thai Royal Guard stand in formation in honour of the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej inside the grounds of the Grand Palace in Bangkok. Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest-reigning monarch, passed away aged 88 on Oct 13, 2016. (AFP/Lillian Suwanrumpha)

People look at newspapers with images of the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej at Siriraj Hospital in Bangkok. Bhumibol passed away at 88 on Oct 13 after years of ill health, removing a stabilising father figure from the country. (AFP/Lillian Suwanrumpha)

Iraqi special forces soldiers deployed for an offensive to retake Mosul from Islamic State militants prepare to move out from a camp near Khazer. The US-led coalition says they are increasing airstrikes in and around the city of Mosul ahead of an operation to retake the city. (AP/Adam Schreck)

Fire and smoke rise after a Saudi-led airstrike hit a site believed to be one of the largest weapons depots on the outskirts of Yemen's capital, Sanaa on Oct 14, 2016. (AP/Hani Mohammed)

Colourful designs are projected on the Faculty of Law building of the Humboldt University as part of the yearly Festival of Lights in Berlin. The festival lasts from Oct 7 to 16. (AFP/John Macdougall)

Repsol Honda Team's Spanish rider Dani Pedrosa leaves his pit during the first MotoGP-class free practice at the Japanese Grand Prix at the Twin Ring Motegi circuit in Motegi. (AFP/Toshifumi Kitamura)

Alison Lee of the US tees off on the 7th hole during the second round of the LPGA KEB Hana Bank Championship golf event at the Sky72 Golf Club in Incheon. (AFP/Jung-je)

Gilles Simon of France hits a return against Jack Sock of the US during their men's singles match at the Shanghai Masters tennis tournament in Shanghai. (AFP/Johannes Eisele)

A mourner cries in the street whilst paying her respects to the late Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej outside of the Grand Palace in Bangkok. Thailand's government has warned of a national shortage of black clothing as a nation mourns beloved late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. (AFP/Lillian Suwanrumpha)

Candles, toys and flowers placed in commemoration to victims are pictured at the Promenade des Anglais in Nice, southeastern France, on the occasion of a national tribute to the victims of the Jul 14 terror attack which killed 86 people and injured more than 400. (AFP/Anne-Christine Poujoulat)

Iraqis clean a tent at the site of a suicide bombing that targeted Shiite Muslims in the Shaab area of Baghdad. The suicide bombing claimed by the Islamic State group killed at least 34 people in Baghdad, the deadliest attack to hit the Iraqi capital in over three months. (AFP/Sabah Arar)

A Vietnamese villager sits on a boat next to his flooded home in Huong Khe district in the central province of Ha Tinh. At least 11 people have died with several more missing in heavy flooding in central Vietnam with tens of thousands of homes completely submerged by water. (AFP/Vietnam News Agency)

A Palestinian man tosses olives in the air as he separates them from leaves during harvest in the village of Dair al-Hatab, east of Nablus, in the West Bank. (AFP/Jaafar Ashtiyeh)

Andy Jones of the USA diving from the 28 metre platform during the first competition day of the eighth stop of the Red Bull Cliff Diving World Series at Shirahama, Japan. (Dean Treml/Red Bull/AFP)

Barcelona's Uruguayan forward Luis Suarez celebrates after scoring a goal during the Spanish league football match FC Barcelona vs RC Deportivo de la Coruna at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona. (AFP/Lluis Gene)

Daria Gavrilova of Australia throws her racket after losing a point during the semi-final match against Kristina Mladenovic of France at the Hong Kong Open tennis tournament in Hong Kong on Oct 15, 2016. (AP/Kin Cheung)