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A day in photos ( 11 photo)

The hands of Thai spikers and a rally against a coal-fired power plant are featured events on Sept 23, 2017.

23 Aug 2017
Hangestri Pertiwi Megawati of Indonesia is in action against Thailand in the SEA Games 2017 Women's Volleyball preliminary round event in Kuala Lumpur. The Thais won 3-0 (25-18, 25-16, 25-10). — EPA

Hangestri Pertiwi Megawati of Indonesia is in action against Thailand in the SEA Games 2017 Women's Volleyball preliminary round event in Kuala Lumpur. The Thais won 3-0 (25-18, 25-16, 25-10). — EPA

Residents in tambon Pak Bang in Thepa district, Songkhla, protest a coal-fired power plant project at the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry. — Patipat Janthong

Residents in tambon Pak Bang in Thepa district, Songkhla, protest a coal-fired power plant project at the Natural Resources and Environment Ministry. — Patipat Janthong

Army chief Gen Chalermchai Sitthisad (right) joins other high-ranking officers as they took part in an annual exercise at the Royal Thai Army headquarters. — Chanat Kantanyu

Army chief Gen Chalermchai Sitthisad (right) joins other high-ranking officers as they took part in an annual exercise at the Royal Thai Army headquarters. — Chanat Kantanyu

Cambodian garment workers welcome Prime Minister Hun Sen at Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone in the outskirts of Phnom Penh. — AP

Cambodian garment workers welcome Prime Minister Hun Sen at Phnom Penh Special Economic Zone in the outskirts of Phnom Penh. — AP

A US Navy helicopter from USS America lands on Royal Malaysia Navy's KD Lekiu Frigate 30 during a search and rescue operation for survivors of the USS John S. McCain ship collision in Malaysian waters. — Royal Malaysian Navy/Reuters

A US Navy helicopter from USS America lands on Royal Malaysia Navy's KD Lekiu Frigate 30 during a search and rescue operation for survivors of the USS John S. McCain ship collision in Malaysian waters. — Royal Malaysian Navy/Reuters

Lucas Apa, a senior security consultant at cybersecurity company IOActive, handles robots by UBTech and SoftBank Robotics during a demonstration in Singapore on Aug 21. — Reuters

Lucas Apa, a senior security consultant at cybersecurity company IOActive, handles robots by UBTech and SoftBank Robotics during a demonstration in Singapore on Aug 21. — Reuters

Indonesian militant Dian Yulia Novi (right) walks with her recruiter Tutin, as they attend their trial hearing at East Jakarta District Court in Jakarta. Novi, an alleged would-be suicide bomber, was arrested before the planned bombing of a popular family attraction in the Indonesian capital. — AP

Indonesian militant Dian Yulia Novi (right) walks with her recruiter Tutin, as they attend their trial hearing at East Jakarta District Court in Jakarta. Novi, an alleged would-be suicide bomber, was arrested before the planned bombing of a popular family attraction in the Indonesian capital. — AP

A human rights advocate places candles on the ground in a symbolic call for justice for victims of extra-judicial killings and justice for Filipino student Kian Loyd delos Santos who was allegedly killed in a police anti-illegal drugs operation on Aug 16, during a demonstration outside the Philippine National Police headquarters in Quezon City, east of Manila. — EPA

A human rights advocate places candles on the ground in a symbolic call for justice for victims of extra-judicial killings and justice for Filipino student Kian Loyd delos Santos who was allegedly killed in a police anti-illegal drugs operation on Aug 16, during a demonstration outside the Philippine National Police headquarters in Quezon City, east of Manila. — EPA

Typhoon Hato barrels into Hong Kong, forcing offices and schools to close and leaving flooded streets, shattered windows and hundreds of canceled flights in its wake. — Reuters

Typhoon Hato barrels into Hong Kong, forcing offices and schools to close and leaving flooded streets, shattered windows and hundreds of canceled flights in its wake. — Reuters

The light installation 'Renaissance Palace' by Italy's Marianolight is displayed during the Bella Skyway Festival 2017 in Torun, Poland, on Aug 22. The festival presents light-art installations and shows performed by artists from around the world. — EPA

The light installation 'Renaissance Palace' by Italy's Marianolight is displayed during the Bella Skyway Festival 2017 in Torun, Poland, on Aug 22. The festival presents light-art installations and shows performed by artists from around the world. — EPA

Ukrainians look at the military hardware displayed on the central street of Khreshchatyk in Kiev. A military parade dedicated to the Independence Day of Ukraine is scheduled for  Aug 24. — EPA

Ukrainians look at the military hardware displayed on the central street of Khreshchatyk in Kiev. A military parade dedicated to the Independence Day of Ukraine is scheduled for Aug 24. — EPA