A man waves Catalan flag during a rally on Catalonia's national day 'La Diada' in Barcelona, Spain, September 11, 2018. Thousands of Catalans gather as they demand independece from Spain. It comes nearly one year after an illegal referendum on secession held by Catalan authorities led to an ineffective independence declaration that received no international recognition.
A general view of the ethnic sports cultural festival during the 3rd World Nomad Games in Cholpon-Ata, Issyk-Kul region, Kyrgyzstan, September 3, 2018. The games are considered as a way to preserve many traditional sports most of which were played in Central Asia over the centuries.