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The third day of the Royal Ascot horse race meeting, which is traditionally known as Ladies Day, in Ascot, England June 22, 2017. On this day, ladies who come to see the horse race will wear all kinds of fancy hats, which the event has become famous for.

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Beautiful scene of the Three-Gorges Tribe scenic spot in Central China

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