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Thursday's graphics:

BANGLADESH BUILDING COLLAPSE

Graphic locating Rana Plaza on the outskirts of the Bangladeshi capital of Dhaka where rescuers hunted for survivors Thursday amid the rubble of a collapsed building that left at least 159 people dead.

Text slug: Bangladesh-building-disaster-textile

90 x 127 mm

Available now

Also available

BANGLADESH SAVAR MAP 90 x 60 mm

KOREA KAESONG COMPLEX

Graphic fact file on the South Korean-funded Kaesong industrial estate in North Korea. South Korea on Thursday offered Pyongyang formal talks on suspended operations at the joint complex.

Text slug: NKorea-SKorea-US-military-economy

90 x 95 mm

Available now

IRAQ VIOLENCE

Graphic map locating Sulaiman Bek in Iraq where gunmen took control of the town on Wednesday after fighting with security forces, in part of two days of violence that killed 128 people and wounded 269.

Text slug: Iraq-politics-unrest-demonstration

90 x 130 mm

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SOUTH CHINA SEA DISPUTE

Graphic on the disputed islands in the South China Sea. Southeast Asian leaders are set to wrap up a summit Thursday dominated by efforts to defuse tension over the South China Sea.

Text slug: ASEAN-summit

90 x 110 mm

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ASEAN MEMBERS FACTS 130 x 109 mm

JAPAN YASUKUNI SHRINE

Graphic on Japan's Yasukuni shrine that honours 2.5 million war dead, including 14 leading war criminals. For an AFP focus on the controversial war memorial.

Text slug: Japan-politics-diplomacy-WWII-China-SKorea-Yasukuni

90 x 65 mm

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BRITAIN MEASLES

Graphic on the rise of measles in Britain. A surge in cases of the potentially fatal disease appears to be due to a period in the 1990s and early 2000s when fears of a discredited link between a vaccine and autism were at their height, according to Public Health England.

Text slug: Britain-health-virus-measles

90 mm wide

Available by 0800 GMT

MYANMAR-THAILAND RAILWAY

Graphic showing the "Death Railway" route linking Myanmar and Thailand, built by the Japanese during World War II using prisoners of war and forced labour. For an AFP feature on Myanmar looking to rebuild a stretch of the railway to attract tourists.

Text slug: Myanmar-Thailand-WWII-history-rail-tourism

90 mm wide

Available by 0600 GMT

ASIA-PACIFIC MARKETS 1

Closings for Tokyo, Sydney and Seoul stock markets Thursday.

Text slug: Stocks

45 x 60 mm

Available by 0700 GMT

ASIA-PACIFIC MARKETS 2

Closings for key Asia-Pacific stock markets Thursday.

Text slug: Stocks

90 x 85 mm

Available by 1030 GMT

Moved earlier:

SARIN GAS FACTS 90 x 174

SYRIA FIGHTING 90 x 67 mm

CHINA XINJIANG UNREST 90 x 102 mm

CHINA BIRD FLU 90 x 90 mm

CHINA AIRCRAFT CARRIER 130 x 98 mm

CANNES FESTIVAL JURY 130 x 95 mm

CHEETAH FACTFILE 130 x 87 mm

APPLE EARNINGS 90 x 75 mm

APPLE AND SAMSUNG SHARES 90 x 120 mm

RUGBY EUROPEAN CUP

Rugby union European Cup semi-final fixtures for this weekend.

Text slug: RugbyU-Eur-Cup

90 x 67 mm

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