Pictures of the day: August 04, 2019

Published: August 4, 2019
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Chief Baykuh, a traditional healer in his shrine at Magbumoh village mixes herbs into potions. In his mouth he holds an animal horn called a ke'elen which is used to communicate with the gods who guide him. PHOTO: AFP

Chief Baykuh, a traditional healer in his shrine at Magbumoh village mixes herbs into potions. In his mouth, he holds an animal horn called a ke’elen which is used to communicate with the gods who guide him. PHOTO: AFP

Pedestrians make their way on a flooded road after heavy monsoon rains in Mumbai. PHOTO: AFP

Pedestrians make their way on a flooded road after heavy monsoon rains in Mumbai. PHOTO: AFP

Canada's Katherine Uchida performs her ribbons routine in the Individual All Around and Qualifications Rotation 4 of the Rhythmic Gymnastics competition during the Lima 2019 Pan-American Games in Lima. PHOTO: AFP

Canada’s Katherine Uchida performs her ribbons routine in the Individual All-Around and Qualifications Rotation 4 of the Rhythmic Gymnastics competition during the Lima 2019 Pan-American Games in Lima. PHOTO: AFP

A police officer secures the area with a police cordon after a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, US. PHOTO: Reuters

A police officer secures the area with a police cordon after a mass shooting at a Walmart in El Paso, Texas, US. PHOTO: Reuters

Equestrian - XVIII Pan American Games - Lima 2019 - Eventing Individual - Cross Country - Army Equestrian School, Lima, Peru - Canada's Jessica Phoenix riding Pavarotti in action. PHOTO: Reuters

Equestrian – XVIII Pan American Games – Lima 2019 – Eventing Individual – Cross Country – Army Equestrian School, Lima, Peru – Canada’s Jessica Phoenix riding Pavarotti in action. PHOTO: Reuters

Indonesian dancers perform with masks of Cirebon during a flashmob entitled "Tunjukkan Indonesiamu" or "Show your Indonesia" in Jakarta. PHOTO: AFP

Indonesian dancers perform with masks of Cirebon during a flashmob entitled “Tunjukkan Indonesiamu” or “Show your Indonesia” in Jakarta. PHOTO: AFP

A group of protesters wearing helmets and masks gather in a street of Tsim Sha Tsui district in Hong Kong in the latest opposition to a planned extradition law that has quickly evolved into a wider movement for democratic reforms. PHOTO: AFP

A group of protesters wearing helmets and masks gather in a street of Tsim Sha Tsui district in Hong Kong in the latest opposition to a planned extradition law that has quickly evolved into a wider movement for democratic reforms. PHOTO: AFP

Norme Mendez, wife of Salvadoran migrant Marvin Antonio Gonzalez, who recently died in a border detention center in New Mexico, shows pictures of Marvin at her home in Verapaz, El Salvador. PHOTO: Reuters

Norme Mendez, wife of Salvadoran migrant Marvin Antonio Gonzalez, who recently died in a border detention center in New Mexico, shows pictures of Marvin at her home in Verapaz, El Salvador. PHOTO: Reuters

This photograph shows a publicity sign promoting a plastic bag-free shopping experience outside a department store in downtown Bangkok. PHOTO: AFP

This photograph shows a publicity sign promoting a plastic bag-free shopping experience outside a department store in downtown Bangkok. PHOTO: AFP

Bella walks in a hydrotherapy tank at the Friendship Hospital for Animals in Washington, DC. PHOTO: AFP

Bella walks in a hydrotherapy tank at the Friendship Hospital for Animals in Washington, DC. PHOTO: AFP

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