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  • TODAY 19 Sep 2016  
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Thai rescuers work to help survivors of a capsized boat after a collision which left 13 people dead in Ayutthaya. (DAILYNEWS/AFP)

Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF) chairman Nur Misuari (4th R) poses with freed Norwegian national Kjartan Sekkingstad (C) and three Indonesians (front L-R) in Indanan town, Sulu province, in southern island of Mindanao, Philippines. (NICKEE BUTLANGAN/AFP)

FBI agents review the crime scene of remnants of bomb debris on 23rd St. in Manhattan's Chelsea neighbourhood, in New York City. An explosion, which injured 29 people and went off in a construction dumpster, is being labelled an "intentional act". (Stephanie Keith/Getty Images/AFP)

Syrians sit and look at the rubble following an airstrike on the regime-controlled neighbourhood of Karm al-Jabal. (KARAM AL-MASRI/AFP)

Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg of Germany jumps off his car as he celebrates after winning the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on the Marina Bay City Circuit. (AP Photo/Yong Teck Lim)

Debris flies off Force India driver Nico Hulkenberg of Germany's car after he crashed into the track wall at the start of the Singapore Formula One Grand Prix on the Marina Bay City Circuit. (Jeremy Lee/Pool via AP)

Southampton's Steven Davis (R) and teammate Dusan Tadic both run for the ball during their English Premier League match against Swansea City at St Mary's, Southampton, England. (John Walton/PA via AP)

Ryley Batt of Australia reaches for the ball during the gold medal wheelchair rugby match against the United States at the Paralympics in Rio de Janiero, Brazil. (Bob Martin/OIS,IOC via AP)


Forensic team members investigate at the scene of an explosion on West 23 Street in Manhattan's Chelsea neighbourhood in New York. (AP Photo/Jason DeCrow)

The Turrialba volcano erupted at dawn and again at noon on Sep 19, 2016. The eruption forces Costa Rica's main airport to close. (AFP/Ezequiel Becerra)

Syrian children look at damages following air strikes in Aleppo's rebel-controlled neighbourhood of Karm al-Jabal. (AFP/Karam Al-Masri)

A man crosses a road near burning debris during election protests in Kinshasa, Democratic Republic of Congo. (AP Photo/John Bompengo)

A Syrian man cooks on a makeshift fire at Ritsona refugee camp north of Athens. There are now over 60,000 refugees and migrants in Greece, most of them seeking to travel to Germany and other affluent EU countries. (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

Greenpeace demonstrators protest against the massive transatlantic CETA trade deal that's due to be signed in October 2016. (AFP/Julian Stratenschulte)

The manufacturer of tiny high-definition cameras GoPro has unveiled new products, including a GoPro Hero 5 Black. (JOSH EDELSON/AFP)

Braga's Egyptian forward Ahmed Hassan (C) vies with Benfica's Argentinian midfielder Eduardo Salvio (L) and Benfica's Serbian midfielder Ljubomir Fejsa (R) during the Portuguese league football match at the Luz stadium in Lisbon. (PATRICIA DE MELO MOREIRA/AFP)


Philippines' former police officer and convicted kidnapper Rodolfo Magleo (3rd R) and other inmates attend an investigation at the House of Representatives in Quezon City, north of Manila, as Congress probes the alleged involvement of Senator Leila De Lima to illegal drugs. (AP/Aaron Favila)

An aerial photo shows a submerged area in Nobeoka, Miyazaki prefecture, after a powerful typhoon brought heavy rainfall in southern Japan. (Hiroko Harima/Kyodo News)

Aid is seen strewn across the ground in the town of Orum al-Kubra on the western outskirts of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo. The UN said air strikes destroyed at least 18 trucks in the 31-vehicle convoy en route to deliver humanitarian aid to the town. (Omar haj kadour/AFP)

Passengers of Saudi Arabian Airlines plane disembark after one of the plane pilots released a distress signal prior to landing at Manila airport. The pilot had accidentally pressed a hijack alarm, triggering a major security response at Manila airport, Philippines. (HO/AFP  PHOTO)

Members of the forces loyal to Libya's UN-backed Government of National Accord (GNA) guard a look-out point in the coastal city of Sirte, east of the capital Tripoli, during their military operation to clear the Islamic State group's (IS) militants from the city. (MAHMUD TURKIA/AFP)

Municipal workers clean a burnt-out area (top) as migrants queue for food (bottom) at the Moria camp on the Greek island of Lesbos, following an overnight fire which forced thousands of migrants to flee to safety. (LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP)

Belinda Bencic of Switzerland returns a shot against Caroline Wozniacki of Denmark during the women's singles match at the Pan Pacific Open women's tennis tournament in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)


Two villagers stand next to an overturned car after a landslide in Garut. The death toll from a series of landslides and flash floods in Indonesia climbed to 19 on Sep 21. (LULY/AFP)

Protesters march down W.T. Harris Blvd in Charlotte, North Carolina, following the fatal shooting of 43-year-old Keith Lamont Scott by a police officer at an apartment complex near UNC Charlotte. (Sean Rayford/Getty Images/AFP)

A Syrian man carries a baby after removing him from the rubble of a destroyed building following a reported air strike in the Qatarji neighbourhood of the northern city of Aleppo. (AMEER ALHALBI/AFP)

A damaged truck carrying aid is seen on the side of the road in the town of Orum al-Kubra on the western outskirts of the northern Syrian city of Aleppo, after a convoy delivering aid was hit by an air strike. (Omar haj kadour/AFP)

Rio Olympics bronze medallist Ai Fukuhara (R) and Taiwanese Chiang Hung-Chieh, who is also an Olympic table tennis player, smile during a press conference to announce their marriage in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Shuji Kajiyama)

Northampton Town's Sam Hoskins (R) is brought down for a penalty by Manchester United's Daley Blind (2nd R) during their English League Cup third round football match at Sixfields Stadium, Northampton, England. (David Davies/PA via AP)

Real Madrid's Gareth Bale (L) is tackled by Villarreal's Mateo Pablo Musacchio during the Spanish La Liga football match at the Santiago Bernabeu stadium in Madrid. (AP Photo/Francisco Seco)

Stan Wawrinka of Switzerland returns the ball to Lukas Rosol of Czech Republic during the St. Petersburg Open ATP tennis tournament semi-final match in St. Petersburg, Russia. (AP Photo/Dmitri Lovetsky)


A Syrian man carries a baby after rescuing him from the rubble of a destroyed building following an air strike in the Qatarji neighbourhood of the northern city of Aleppo. (AMEER ALHALBI/AFP)

Members of an Indian NGO distribute food and water to residents following heavy rains which caused flooding on the outskirts of Hyderabad. (NOAH SEELAM/AFP)

Police officers confront demonstrators in downtown Charlotte, North Carolina, after clashes during protests in response to the fatal shooting of a black man. (Sean Rayford/Getty Images/AFP)

Egyptians stand on the shore as they wait for the recovery of bodies after a boat carrying migrants capsized off the Egyptian coast, leaving at least 55 people dead and dozens missing. (MOHAMED EL-SHAHED/AFP)

Former South Korean Olympic figure skating champion Yuna Kim (R) and President of the PyeongChang Organising Committee for the 2018 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games Lee Hee-beom hold the commemorative coins during its launching ceremony in Seoul. (AP/Lee Jin-man)

Elina Svitolina of Ukraine returns a shot against Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova of Russia during the women's singles match at the Pan Pacific Open women's tennis tournament in Tokyo, Japan. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)

India's Cheteshwar Pujara bats during their first cricket Test against New Zealand in Kanpur, India. (AP Photo/Tsering Topgyal)

Hideki Matsuyama of Japan tees off the second hole during the first round of the Tour Championship golf tournament at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta. (AP Photo/David Goldman)


Protesters walk past riot police blocking off a ramp to a highway during a demonstration against police brutality in Charlotte, North Carolina following the shooting of Keith Lamont Scott by police two days earlier and two nights of riots. (AFP/Nicholas Kamm)

A man is assisted after being sprayed by police during a confrontation with protesters that were blocking I-277 in uptown during protests following Tuesday's police shooting of Keith Lamont Scott in Charlotte, North Carolina. (AP/Gerry Broome)

Cars drive by piles of garbage, along the Jdeideh highway, northeast of the Lebanese capital Beirut as the garbage crisis in the country re-emerges. (AFP/Joseph Eid)

A Syrian man carries the body of an infant retrieved from under the rubble of a building following a reported airstrike on the al-Muasalat area in the northern Syrian city of Aleppo. (AFP/Thaer Mohammed)

United States Secretary of State John Kerry votes to adopt a resolution regarding the Comprehensive Nuclear Test Ban Treaty during a meeting of the United Nations Security Council at U.N. headquarters. (AP/Jason DeCrow)

Repsol Honda's Spanish rider Dani Pedrosa rides during the Moto GP second practice session ahead of the Aragon Grand Prix at the Motorland racetrack in Alcaniz. (AFP/Jose Jordan)

Naomi Osaka, of Japan, returns a shot against Aliaksandra Sasnovich, of Belarus, during the women's singles quarterfinal match at the Pan Pacific Open women's tennis tournament in Tokyo on Sep 23, 2016. (AP/Eugene Hoshiko)

Riders of the Lotto NL-Jumbo cycling team pedal during the fifth stage of the Eneco Tour, a 20.9 kilometres team-time trial through the streets and surroundings of Sittard-Geleen. (Kristof van Accom/ANP/AFP)


First lady Michelle Obama (C) hugs former US president George W Bush, as President Barack Obama and former first lady Laura Bush walk on stage at the dedication ceremony of the Smithsonian Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall in Washingto. (AP/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)

Members of the Popular Mobilisation Units supporting the government forces drive an armoured personnel carrier on the outskirts of the holy Iraqi city of Najaf in a military parade to review the military equipment to be used in the operation to re-take Mosul from Islamic State. (AFP/Haidar Hamdani)

Polish doctors and health professionals take part in demonstration demanding more finance support for public health service. (AFP/Wojtek Radwanski)

Acehnese students hold up endangered animal posters during a rally as part of a "Global March" for Rhinos, Elephants, Tigers and Orangutans in Banda Aceh. The march was one of nearly 150 other similar marches around the world. (AFP/Chaideer Mahyuddin)

North Koreans shield their eyes from the sun as they watch an aerial display in Wonsan, North Korea. North Korea opened an air festival featuring sky diving, demonstrations by its air force and lots of beer to promote a newly renovated commercial airport in the city of Wonsan. (AP/Wong Maye-E)

Manchester United's English striker Wayne Rooney (R) controls the ball during the English Premier League football match between Manchester United and Leicester City at Old Trafford in Manchester, north west England. (AFP/Anthony Devlin)

Yamaha Team's Spanish rider Jorge Lorenzo rides during the Moto GP fourth practice session ahead of the Aragon Grand Prix at the Motorland racetrack in Alcaniz. (AFP/Jose Jordan)

Japan's Aya Ohori smashes a shot against China's He Bingjiao during their women's singles semi-final match at the Japan Open badminton tournament in Tokyo. (AFP/Kazuhiro Nogi)