|Tibetans throw praying papers on horseback as
they gather for a traditional praying festival called "Wei Sang", in
Hongyuan county of Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan
province June 18, 2014. The festival is usually held in every May or
June, when Tibetans burn tree branches to create smoke and throw praying
papers to wish for good fortunes and a better pasture season.
|A giant statue of actress Marilyn Monroe is seen
at the dump site of a garbage collecting company in Guigang, Guangxi
Zhuang Autonomous Region, China June 18, 2014. The eight-meter-tall
stainless steel statue, which weighs about eight tonnes, was made by
several Chinese artists for over two years, based on the famous scene
from her movie "The Seven Year Itch". The statue was transported to the
garbage collecting company early this week for unknown reasons after
being shown outside a business center in the city for only 6 months,
local media reported.