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A long exposure image shows the El Portal Fire burning near Yosemite National Park, California, USA. On the morning of 28 July, the fire had burned over 2,500 acres (1,011 hectares) and was just 5% contained. More than 400 firefighters and several helicopters are battling the flames near Yosemite.

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The El Portal Fire burning near Yosemite National Park, California, USA. On Monday morning the fire had burned over 2,500 acres (1,011 hectares) and was just 5% contained

A Palestinian demonstrator from the West Bank village of Deir Jarir, northeast of Ramallah, burns tyres during clashes with Israeli soldiers following a march against construction on their land by members of the nearby Jewish settlement of Ofra on April 26, 2013.

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A Palestinian demonstrator from the West Bank village of Deir Jarir, northeast of Ramallah, burns tyres during clashes with Israeli soldiers following a march against construction on their land by members of the nearby Jewish settlement of Ofra.