World Lens — Week in Review: Aug. 28

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  • Lonmin Mine Remains Shut Down
  • Isaac Batters Haiti
  • Fighting in Syria
  • Kenyan Cleric Shot in Mombasa
  • Nigerian Oil Workers May Strike
  • Brits Show Their True Colors at Notting Hill Carnival
  • Cholera Outbreak Grips Sierra Leone
  • Togo Opposition Encourages Sex Strike for Women
  • Typhoon Bolaven Hits Okinawa
  • Isaac Pushes Haitian Migrant Boat Toward Bahamas
  • Mandela Marathon
  • Angola Extradites Chinese Thugs

Syrian Helicopter Downed by Rebels in Damascus

Syrian rebels are claiming a victory after a military helicopter reportedly crashed after taking a hit during fights between government forces and rebels in the capital. (Photo: AP Photo/Shaam News Network, SNN)

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