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Hanging bird cages are on display during a bird-singing contest in the Rueso district in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat on Sunday. Hundreds of bird owners from Thailand, Malaysia and Singapore took part in the traditional contest held every year.

A contestant displays a bird as part of a bird-singing contest in the Rueso district in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat on March 23.MADAREE TOHLALA / AFP - Getty Images