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Photos of the day - September 15, 2014 A Kurdish Peshmerga fighter launches mortar shells towards Zummar, controlled by ISIL, near Mosul, Iraq –– A stranded dog stands on the rooftop of a collapsed house in an inundated neighborhood in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir –– Cavalry horses and their riders are exposed to smoke as members of the Dutch cavalry undergo a stress test at the beach in Scheveningen, the Netherlands –– A family from San Jose, California,  cover themselves with pillows as they sit on the concrete stairs in the service area of a resort  after the designated area for shelter was destroyed by winds in Los Cabos, Mexico –– Pakistani Army soldier distributes food bags in flooded areas in Shujabad, on the outskirts of Multan, Pakistan… are just a few of the photos of the day for September 15, 2014. (Photos by REUTERS/Ahmed Jadallah, AP Photo/ Altaf Qadri, EPA/Bas Czerwinski, AP Photo/Victor R. Caivano, EPA/Omer Saleem) 
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A Taliban suicide bomber detonated a vehicle packed with explosives Monday outside the home of a senior police officer tasked with cracking down on militants in Pakistan's largest city.

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