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White nationalists march in Charlottesville, Indonesia celebrates Independence Day, and Spain mourns after terrorist attacks.

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Rwanda prepares for elections, migrants sing aboard a rescue ship, and Brazil suits up for ...

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The Human Toll of Yemen’s Unending War

With the country's health services decimated by conflict, cholera is raging through the civilian population.

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People in China sleep in Ikea to escape the heat, zombies haunt the streets of ...

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Slovak President Andrej Kiska loses chess to a 10-year-old; garbage is melting on the sidewalks ...

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Landslides hit Bangladesh; protesters are detained in Moscow; and Ebola strikes again in the Democratic ...

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Refugees attend a job fair in Berlin; Ukrainian activists demonstrate against disease fatalities; and Iraqis ...

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Somalia’s Land is Dying. The People Will Be Next.

Images from the front lines of Africa's battle with climate change.

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Mexico City’s Last Living River

As urbanization spreads, pollution threatens a precious natural resource at the outer edge of the ...

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A truck bomb brings carnage to the streets of Kabul; Bangladeshis seek shelter during a ...

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Migrants drown off the coast of Italy; President Donald Trump makes his first visit abroad; ...

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Greece protests new austerity measures; Iranian voters head to the polls; and the Cannes Film ...

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People in Crimea and Latvia commemorate the end of World War II, Iraqis continue fleeing ...

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Lebanon, USA

One Beiruti photographer went looking for America’s heart in 24 towns named for his homeland. ...

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People protest on International Workers' Day; U.S. House Republicans repeal ObamaCare; and French presidential candidates debate before ...

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France held its first round of presidential elections; Nigerians freed from Boko Haram returned to their villages; ...

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France gears up for presidential elections; Turkey reacts to a constitutional referendum; and Kendrick Lamar ...

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The World Capital of Street Food Is Banning Street Food

Bangkok's bustling, roadside food stands are legendary. But with Thai government's new decree to shut ...

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The United States strikes Syria; Colombia mourns after a devastating landslide; and Moscow recovers from ...

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Anti-corruption protesters are detained in Russia; Britain formalizes its intention to leave the EU; and Nigerian ...

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Britain mourns a terrorist attack, floods damage Peruvian neighborhoods, and people celebrate the first day of ...

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Damascus mourns after multiple suicide bombings leave dozens of people dead; countries around the world ...

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Indians prepare for Holi festivities, Egypt makes a new archeological discovery, and people around the world ...

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People celebrate Carnival around the world; Paris dresses up for Fashion Week; and President Donald ...

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Migrants risk their lives to cross from Libya to Italy; the relentless battle for Mosul ...

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Pakistan reels after multiple bombings; Parisians protest against police brutality; and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin ...

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People in China celebrate the end of Lunar New Year festivities; Romanians protest corruption; and ...

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Afghan women practice martial arts; Ukrainian residents experience intensified shelling from Russian-backed separatists; and Romanian ...

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China Celebrates the Lunar New Year

China celebrated its Lunar New Year this past weekend with fireworks, bright fabrics, and fanfare ...

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Thousands of people march in protest against U.S. President Donald Trump; a Japanese man becomes ...

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A historic high-rise collapses in Tehran; people in Kyrgyzstan celebrate the Epiphany with a dunk ...

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Iran mourns former President Akbar Hashemi Rafsanjani; President Barack Obama gives his farewell address; and ...

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French President François Hollande visits Iraq; Malaysia suffers from heavy flooding; and Turkey mourns the ...

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The Year in Photos 2016

Looking back on the most arresting images of 2016.

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Syrian civilians evacuate rebel-held Aleppo; a massive explosion rocks Mexico’s biggest fireworks markets; and people around ...

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The Last Days of the Soviet Union

Twenty-five years ago, the Soviet Union dissolved before our eyes. Here’s a look back at ...

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Condemned to Life in Zikaland

Recife, Brazil, was called the epicenter of the Zika virus outbreak. Now, doctors and parents there must learn ...

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The Leading Global Thinkers of 2016

As the pillars of societies faltered, these individuals bore the weight of progress on their ...

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Turkey reels after a deadly bombing targets Istanbul police officers; The Ivory Coast gets ready ...

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Global Thinkers 2016: The Moguls

Protecting the bottom line doesn’t mean you can’t do the right thing. These Global Thinkers ...

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Global Thinkers 2016: The Advocates

These Global Thinkers stood in solidarity with some of the world’s most vulnerable populations, from ...

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Global Thinkers 2016: The Artists

From rap to filmmaking to sculpture, these Global Thinkers are bound by the belief that ...

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Global Thinkers 2016: The Innovators

What if specially engineered shoes could fend off mosquitoes or a tractor-sharing App could put ...

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Global Thinkers 2016: The Challengers

No belief was too deep-seated, no institution too entrenched, and no cause too daunting for ...

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Global Thinkers 2016: The Decision-Makers

From welcoming refugees with swift decisiveness to plowing through political roadblocks, these leaders rejected hand-wringing ...

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The World in Photos this Week

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

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Cubans mourn the death of Fidel Castro; Brazilians mourn the death of Chapecoense Real players; and ...

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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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Iraqis return to cities recently liberated from the Islamic State; Americans react to a Trump ...

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Around the world people celebrate Halloween and Day of the Dead; Turkey's Kurds reel from ...

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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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The Race for Mosul Is On

The Golden Division is one of the Iraqi Army's elite units — famed across the ...

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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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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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