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Civilians evacuate Aleppo under the eyes of Syrian government forces; Indonesians reel from a 6.5-magnitued ...

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Dancers in Brazil practice for Carnaval; Colombians celebrate a revised peace deal; and civilian paramilitaries patrol the ...

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Iraqi forces continue the battle to free Mosul from the Islamic State; migrants are forced ...

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The Waves Will Take Us Away

Climate change is destroying thousands of miles of West Africa's coastline. It's only a matter ...

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Iraqi soldiers fight to take Mosul from the Islamic State; Hurricane victims in Haiti wait ...

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Beijing’s Skinheads

Meet the group of profane and iconoclastic men redefining punk for China's working class.

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Campfire Songs and Kalashnikovs

Welcome to the nationalist Azov Battalion's camp for kids, where young Ukrainian patriots train for ...

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Muslims celebrate Ashura around the world; Venezuelan opposition leaders demonstrate; and Indians participate in Durga Puja ...

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Hurricane Matthew wreaks destruction in the Caribbean and heads toward Florida; thousands protest a draconian ...

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In the Wake of Hurricane Matthew’s Destruction

The first major storm in years thrashes the U.S. coast after ripping through the Caribbean and leaving ...

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Israelis pay final respects to former Prime Minister Shimon Peres; Salvadorans rally for abortion rights; and protesters ...

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Colombia's FARC guerillas prepare to vote on a historic peace deal; Schoolchildren march for peace in ...

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Muslims around the world mark Eid al-Adha; U.S. President Barack Obama meets with Aung San Suu Kyi, ...

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Artists sculpt idols for the Durga Puja festival in India; Protestors demand a referendum to ...

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Inside Venezuela’s Prison Underworld

Behind bars, a vibrant community of barber shops, DJs, and churches thrives. But the gangs ...

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Gabon's contested election sparks protests; revellers slip and slide in tomato pulp at the Tomatina festival in Spain; ...

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A column of Turkish tanks rolls into Syria; an accused Islamic State member walks into a ...

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The Rescuers

Twenty miles off the Libyan coast, a scrappy band of volunteers is saving thousands of ...

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Usain Bolt wins the men's 200 meter race at the Rio Olympics; Indonesian men clamber up ...

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The Olympics kick off in Rio de Janeiro; a bomb blast kills dozens of lawyers ...

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Tunisia: In Sun and Shadow

It’s a country often billed as the sole success story of the Arab Spring. But ...

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Brazilian dancers perform ahead of the Olympic torch relay; Syrian rebels fire rocket-propelled grenades at ...

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Packing Heat in Public Square

On the streets of Cleveland, armed protesters, police, and skeptical Clevelanders gather outside the Republican ...

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Protests and Pot Smoking in the City of Brotherly Love

Bernie Sanders supporters and the Pro-Hillary camp struggle to unite outside the Democratic National Convention ...

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Athletes ready for Ironman Zurich; al-Shabab militants bomb the U.N.'s office in Mogadishu; and dune ...

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Chinese tourists eat spicy peppers while sitting in ice buckets, Saudis play Pokémon Go, and French ...

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A Coup Attempt in Turkey

Amid chaos and conflicting reports, images from the ground in Turkey.

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Forensic specialists inspect the truck that killed 84 people in Nice, France; children play in an ...

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Peeks of Pikachu

From card battles in Tokyo to Pokémon Go in Gaza City, scenes of a global ...

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Photos of the Week

Protestors block traffic after the police shooting of Alton Sterling in Baton Rouge, Louisiana; Muslims ...

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Palestinians climb the separation wall to attend Friday prayers; flamingo chicks emerge en masse from ...

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A Russian plane drops phosphorus bombs on a Syrian village; Indonesian schoolchildren play soccer with ...

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French riot police draw weapons on soccer hooligans; Disney opens a new resort in Shanghai; ...

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Iraqi forces fire rockets at the Islamic State, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry shoots ...

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Brits tumble down a grassy hill in pursuit of a cheese wheel; Iraqi forces close ...

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A ship carrying migrants capsizes in the Mediterranean; Hezbollah holds a rally commemorating the liberation of ...

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Yakuza gang members show off their tattoos; Sri Lankans lose their homes to massive mudslides; ...

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Boris Johnson campaigns for Brexit; Venezuelan opposition protesters confront police; and Palestinians wait for the Rafah ...

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A wildfire forces thousands to flee in Canada; Jordanian border guards pat down Syrian refugees; ...

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Syrian refugees attempt to cross the Greek-Macedonian border; American neo-Nazis burn a swastika in Georgia; and ...

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Ecuador slowly recovers from a devastating 7.8 magnitude earthquake; U.N. peacekeepers prepare to leave the ...

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Marathoners race in the Saharan desert; Syrians displaced by the Islamic State return to their ...

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Sparkle fish glow in a Chinese bay; Thai boys put on makeup for a rite of passage; ...

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Nigerian soldiers raid a Boko Haram training camp; Syrian children ride a rollercoaster in Istanbul; and ...

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Indians celebrate the coming of spring with an explosion of color; Spaniards participate in the 'dance ...

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Bombings in Brussels

Still reeling from Tuesday's attack, Belgians mourn the dead, stand together in solidarity, and continue ...

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Chinese kung fu masters train in the mountains of Henan province; Brazilian skateboarders protest against ...

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Dutch police train an eagle to grab drones midair; a total solar eclipse falls over ...

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Kurdish militants make dinner; Indonesian men protest homosexuality; and Palestinian boys play soccer.

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South Koreans get married at a mass wedding ceremony; torrential rains flood parts of Indonesia; and ...

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The Dark Side of Hong Kong’s Prosperity

The city's hundreds of thousands of domestic helpers have few protections and often endure brutal ...

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Russia plays Iran in volleyball on the Iranian island of Kish; airstrikes devastate rebel-held neighborhoods ...

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Syrian refugees watch Russian warplanes circle over Aleppo; China celebrates Spring Festival; and a wild ...

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Iraqi counter-terrorism units battle the Islamic State in Ramadi; health workers fumigate Venezuelan slums where the Zika ...

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Waiting to Vanish

As their land disappears into the sea, villagers in the Bay of Bengal struggle to ...

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Turkish soldiers search for Kurdish militants; Hamas holds a funeral; and Chinese policewomen dance during a flash ...

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French authorities bulldoze part of the Calais refugee camp; Chechen men rally in support of ...

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Police fire at armed militants in Jakarta; Filipinos celebrate the Black Nazarene; and Syrian refugees ...

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The Hunt for Justice

Documenting the legacy of a secret — and brutal — alliance of Latin American states ...

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Shiites protest Saudi Arabia's execution of the cleric Nimr al-Nimr; Orthodox Christians celebrate the meeting between the ...

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The Year in Photos

Looking back at the most arresting images of 2015.

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Reclaiming the Spoils of War

In the aftermath of World War II, photos of U.S. soldiers reclaiming works of art ...

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Saudi women cast votes for the first time; frontier scouts run cold-tolerance drills in China; and ...

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The Force Is Strong With This Fandom

Photos of Star Wars fans from around the globe celebrating the release of the latest ...

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Iraqi forces drive through Ramadi after battling the Islamic State; survivors of the attack on Pearl Harbor ...

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FBI agents inspect the crime scene of a mass shooting in California; Shiite pilgrims descend ...

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Global Thinkers: Banksy

For taking the piss out of Disney, the graffiti artist is a leading global thinker ...

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Kurdish Peshmerga take Sinjar back from the Islamic State; a hostage crisis unfolds in Mali; and ...

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Paris Under Siege

Views from the city as it reels from Friday night's deadly terrorist attacks.     ...

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Kurdish women take a break from fighting the Islamic State; vandals splatter a German army recruiting office ...

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Kurdish forces hold down the front line with the Islamic State; channeling voodoo spirits for Day ...

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Japanese girls dress up early for Halloween; Pakistan reels from a 7.5 magnitude earthquake; and ...

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A Country Burns, a Region Chokes

Photos of the fallout from Indonesia’s man-made fires, which destroy the rainforest, sicken hundreds of ...

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Korean siblings reunite after 60 years of separation; refugees of different nationalities fight with one another; ...

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Protestors clash with riot police in Turkey; North Koreans celebrate the founding of the modern state; ...

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Palestinian youth clash with Israeli police; contestants of the world beard championship show off their ...

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Pope Francis finishes his U.S. tour; mourners hold candle-light vigils in Roseburg, Oregon; and a ...

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Buffalo fight in Vietnam; worshipers dance in Rio; and a nun catches a glimpse of ...

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Hindu devotees celebrate the elephant-headed god Ganesha; refugees clash with Hungarian riot police; and child jockeys ...

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The Mind-Bending Bus Stops of the Former Soviet Union

When public transportation became an outlet for radical creative expression.

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From Fibers to Fashion Week

A look at the global supply chain behind the clothes currently strutting down New York's ...

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Yemenis march at a protest against Saudi Arabia, Catalans hold rallies for independence from Spain, and German ...

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China celebrates the end of World War II, workers rally in Indonesia, and swimmers compete ...

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By Land or By Sea

Looking to escape war and poverty in Syria, the Balkans, and North Africa, thousands of ...

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Beirut residents protest Lebanon's trash crisis; migrants try to enter Macedonia; and French firefighters rescue ...

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Soldiers drill in the Gobi Desert; Macedonian police crack down on migrants; and Putin rides ...

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A massive explosion in Tianjin; a World War II commemoration in Prague; and a long ...

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Rallying for exiled President Hadi in Yemen; training for a rowing competition in Rio; and ...

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French police fight with migrants; Palestinians wait in the dark; and Japan honors its Samurai ...

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Games on horseback in Kyrgyzstan; an independence day parade in Colombia; and "Down With This ...

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THE HIPSTERS OF HAVANA

With their tattoos, skateboards, and tech degrees, the country's millennials are untethered from the communist ...

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Eid al-Fitr celebrations from around the world, the search for a Mexican drug lord, and ...

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Running with the bulls in Pamplona, Spain; mourning the victims of the Srebrenica massacre; and ...

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Scenes from the Greek Debt Crisis

As Europe's leaders argue about how to deal with Greece's massive debts, Greek citizens are ...

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