This Week in Photos

This Week in Photos, Week of June 15-21, 2012

From the Asian Beach Games in China to preparations for the Olympics in London, here's what happened this week around the world.

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Torchbearer Josephine Loughran carries the Olympic Flame on the Scots Guardsman steam locomotive as they make the journey from York to Thirsk during the Olympic Torch Relay. The Olympic Flame is almost halfway through a 70-day relay involving 8,000 torchbearers covering 8,000 miles.

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