Editor’s choice – Best photos

September 22, 2009

Honduras’ ousted President Manuel Zelaya speaks on the phone inside the Brazilian embassy after his arrival in Tegucigalpa September 21, 2009. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Martin Fortunato, the son of slain Italian captain Antonio Fortunato, cries he touches a coffin of one of the six Italian soldiers killed in Afghanistan during a funeral service at Saint Paul Basilica in Rome September 21, 2009. A majority of Italians already wanted their troops pulled out of Afghanistan before a bomb on September 17, 2009 killed six Italian soldiers and the lobby for withdrawal will now get stronger, a pollster said on Friday.  REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi

A tourist is reflected in the window of a shop displaying shirts and pouches bearing an image of President Barack Obama’s face imprinted over that of China’s late leader Mao Zedong, in the popular tourist area of Houhai in central Beijing September 21, 2009.  The shop has sold thousands of products bearing the “Oba Mao” design since stocks arrived just over a month ago, the shop owner said.  REUTERS/David Gray

A Canadian soldier lifts weights in the Panjwaii district of Kandahar province, September 21, 2009. REUTERS/Finbarr O’Reilly

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great choice shots, love the chinese obama!

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YES !The Oba Mao shots are absolutely hillarious !

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