August 3 Photo Brief: War-torn people fight to survive, Olympics Day 7 and a horse drinking beer

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Syrian rebels and South Sudanese children continue to their struggle, the taste of Olympic glory, a shire horse chugs a pint and more in today’s daily brief.

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