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February 3, 2009
Daily life
Every day the Associated Press sends out pictures of daily life from around the world made by their staff photographers. From Myanmar to Pakistan to Afghanistan, here is a collection of those compelling images from the last month. (22 images)

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An Acehnese fisherman unloads his catch at Sabang fishing port of Weh Island, Aceh Province, Indonesia, early Sunday, Feb. 1. AP / Binsar Bakkara

 

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Myanmar fishermen carry fishing net to be repaired under the shade of the rocks after a fish catching in the village of Kyaukkalat in Ayayawady Delta, southwest of Yangon, Myanmar, Wednesday, Jan. 28. AP / Khin Maung Win



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Myanmar vendors wait for customers in Yangon, Myanmar, Tuesday, Jan. 27. AP / Khin Maung Win



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A newlywed couple walk on a pedestrian crossing in Chengdu, in southwest China's Sichuan province, Tuesday, Feb. 3. Chengdu traffic authority made the "I Love You" zebra crossing paint because the nearby Hejiangting site has been attracting couples to take wedding dress photos. AP Photo



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An Afghan street vender boy, left, with his sister wait for customers to sell biscuits, chocolates and candies in Jalalabad city the provincial capital of Ningarhar province east of Kabul, Afghanistan, on Thursday, Jan. 22. AP / Rahmat Gul



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A Russian-made vehicle carries passengers in the city of Mazar-e-Sharif, the provincial capital of Balkh province, north of Kabul, Afghanistan, Tuesday, Jan. 20. AP / Eltaf Najafizada



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An Afghan girl carries bread as she arrives to sell them at a market in the old city of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Jan 19, 2008. AP / Rafiq Maqbool



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Afghans take a lunch on the side of a street in the city of Herat province, west of Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday, Jan. 19. AP / Fraidoon Pooyaa



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An Afghan refugee girl looks out of their tents in Jalalabad, the Jalalabad the provincial capital of Ningarhar province, east of Kabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Jan. 29. AP / Rahmat Gul



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Freedy Orlando Cardona performs at a market in Coatepeque, some 150 km south of Guatemala City, Tuesday, Jan. 27. AP / Rodrigo Abd



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A man walks past a destroyed market in Coatepeque, some 150 km south of Guatemala City, Tuesday, Jan. 27. AP / Rodrigo Abd



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Rolando Escobar, 16, plays trumpet in a park of Havana, Monday, Feb. 02. AP / Alexandre Meneghini



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Joana Nunes, 14, center, is prepared for a photo session in celebration of her 15th anniversary in Havana, Thursday, Jan. 29. AP / Alexandre Meneghini



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An Indian worker carries a used tire at a recycling station on the outskirts of Jammu, India, Monday, Feb. 2. AP / Channi Anand



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A way side vendor displays sandals in the outskirts of Jammu, India, Wednesday, Jan. 21. AP / Channi Anand



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People eat at a road side food stall in Calcutta, India, Friday, Jan. 23. AP / Bikas Das



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A Kashmiri fisherman takes a nap inside his boat on a sunny day at Dal lake in Srinagar, India, Thursday, Jan. 29. AP / Mukhtar Khan



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A Thai woman looks out from the window of a Bangkok city bus, featuring an advertisement for instant noodles in Bangkok, Thailand, Tuesday, Feb. 3. Instant noodles in Thailand and other parts of southeast Asia are popular. AP / David Longstreath



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Pakistani men eat food in a restaurant in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Sunday, Jan. 25. (AP Photo/ Emilio Morenatti) AP / Emilio Mornatti



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A Pakistani man peels corncobs in a vegetables market in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Sunday, Jan. 25. AP / Emilio Mornatti



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A Pakistani barber cuts the hair of a boy in a barber shop on the outskirts of Islamabad, Pakistan, Friday, Jan. 31. AP / Emilio Mornatti



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Pakistani men eat food in a restaurant in Rawalpindi, Pakistan, Sunday, Jan. 25. AP / Emilio Mornatti



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