A day in photos

  • 7 Sep 2017 at 20:31
  • Newspaper section: Photo

Two prime ministers hugging each other and one sleeping bride are featured events on Sept 7, 2017.



Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen hugs Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha during a joint press conference in Phnom Penh after a joint cabinet meeting in Phnom Penh. — EPA-EFE


Monks take cover under an umbrella as they walked in the rain to collect alms at Pakklong Talad. — Patipat Janthong


Amporn "Khru Khaek" Jaikorn smiles as she arrived at the Min Buri Provincial Court. The court acquitted her of alleged involvement in a bomb blast in Min Buri district that killed two people in 2014. — Pornprom Satrabhaya


Muslim women hold posters of Wirathu, the leader of Myanmar's nationalist Buddhist monks, State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi, and President Htin Kyaw, with writings that read: "The waste of humanity" during a rally against persecution of Rohingya Muslims outside the Myanmar embassy in Jakarta. — AP


A man collects joss sticks in front of a giant paper statue of the Chinese deity "Da Shi Ye" or "Guardian God of Ghosts" during the Chinese Hungry Ghost Festival in Kuala Lumpur. — AP


Singapore's Air Force F16s and Indonesian Air Force TNI-AU F16s perform an aerial flypast for Indonesian President Joko Widodo and Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong to commemorate 50 years of bilateral relations between the two countries, at the Marina Bay Cruise Centre in Singapore. — Reuters


Paolo Duterte, Davao's Vice Mayor and son of President Rodrigo Duterte, listens to his lawyer during a Senate hearing on drug smuggling in Pasay, Metro Manila. — Reuters


View of the aftermath of Hurricane Irma on Sint Maarten Dutch part of Saint Martin island in the Carribean on Sept 6. — Netherlands Ministry of Defence/Reuters


A bride naps as newlywed couples attend a mass wedding ceremony of the Unification Church at Cheongshim Peace World Centre in Gapyeong, South Korea. — Reuters

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