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A Palestinian demonstrator hurls stones at Israeli soldiers during a protest in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma  

A Palestinian demonstrator hurls stones at Israeli soldiers during a protest in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma  

A Palestinian demonstrator hurls stones at Israeli soldiers during a protest in Hebron in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mussa Qawasma  
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Lonnie Gatte and Teri Goleman kiss after returning to their residence, a 40-foot camping trailer, to find it completely destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Lonnie Gatte and Teri Goleman kiss after returning to their residence, a 40-foot camping trailer, to find it completely destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif

Lonnie Gatte and Teri Goleman kiss after returning to their residence, a 40-foot camping trailer, to find it completely destroyed in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif
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U.S. President Donald Trump pumps his fist at the crowd as he stands with first lady Melania Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr. and his son's girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle after delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential nominee during the final event of the Republican National Convention on the South Lawn of the White House. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

U.S. President Donald Trump pumps his fist at the crowd as he stands with first lady Melania Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr. and his son's girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle after delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential...more

U.S. President Donald Trump pumps his fist at the crowd as he stands with first lady Melania Trump and his son Donald Trump Jr. and his son's girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle after delivering his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential nominee during the final event of the Republican National Convention on the South Lawn of the White House. REUTERS/Carlos Barria
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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reacts during a news conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo. Abe said he was resigning because of poor health, ending a tenure as the country’s longest-serving prime minister.  

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Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reacts during a news conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo. Abe said he was resigning because of poor health, ending a tenure as the country’s longest-serving prime minister. Franck...more

Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe reacts during a news conference at the prime minister's official residence in Tokyo. Abe said he was resigning because of poor health, ending a tenure as the country’s longest-serving prime minister. Franck Robichon/Pool via REUTERS  
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The four-year-old daughter of Marqueese Alston, who was shot and killed by Washington's Metropolitan Police on June 12, 2018, holds a photograph of her father as demonstrators gather at the Lincoln Memorial for the "Get Your Knee Off Our Necks" March on Washington in support of racial justice in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool

The four-year-old daughter of Marqueese Alston, who was shot and killed by Washington's Metropolitan Police on June 12, 2018, holds a photograph of her father as demonstrators gather at the Lincoln Memorial for the "Get Your Knee Off Our Necks" March...more

The four-year-old daughter of Marqueese Alston, who was shot and killed by Washington's Metropolitan Police on June 12, 2018, holds a photograph of her father as demonstrators gather at the Lincoln Memorial for the "Get Your Knee Off Our Necks" March on Washington in support of racial justice in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst/Pool
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A woman reacts next to the body of a person who was shot near Sao Carlos slums complex during a police operation after heavy confrontations between drug gangs in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes  

A woman reacts next to the body of a person who was shot near Sao Carlos slums complex during a police operation after heavy confrontations between drug gangs in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes  

A woman reacts next to the body of a person who was shot near Sao Carlos slums complex during a police operation after heavy confrontations between drug gangs in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes  
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Homes lie destroyed and immersed in water in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura near Hackberry, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif  

Homes lie destroyed and immersed in water in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura near Hackberry, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif  

Homes lie destroyed and immersed in water in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura near Hackberry, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif  
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Members of the Wisconsin National Guard bow their heads in prayer at the start of a news conference, regarding the protests and shootings that came after Jacob Blake was shot by police, in Kenosha, Wisconsin.   REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  

Members of the Wisconsin National Guard bow their heads in prayer at the start of a news conference, regarding the protests and shootings that came after Jacob Blake was shot by police, in Kenosha, Wisconsin.   REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  

Members of the Wisconsin National Guard bow their heads in prayer at the start of a news conference, regarding the protests and shootings that came after Jacob Blake was shot by police, in Kenosha, Wisconsin.   REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  
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A protester watches from Constitution Avenue as Trump campaign fireworks explode behind the Washington Monument in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    

A protester watches from Constitution Avenue as Trump campaign fireworks explode behind the Washington Monument in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    

A protester watches from Constitution Avenue as Trump campaign fireworks explode behind the Washington Monument in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    
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White House Senior Adviser Ivanka Trump introduces her father U.S. President Donald Trump to deliver his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential nominee during the final event of the Republican National Convention on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

White House Senior Adviser Ivanka Trump introduces her father U.S. President Donald Trump to deliver his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential nominee during the final event of the Republican National Convention on the South Lawn of...more

White House Senior Adviser Ivanka Trump introduces her father U.S. President Donald Trump to deliver his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential nominee during the final event of the Republican National Convention on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Goldfishes are seen inside a water tank equipped with lenses on the surface in an artwork titled "Reflecterium" at the Art Aquarium Museum 2020 exhibition, produced by the Japanese Art Aquarium artist Hidetomo Kimura, in Tokyo.  REUTERS/Issei Kato  

Goldfishes are seen inside a water tank equipped with lenses on the surface in an artwork titled "Reflecterium" at the Art Aquarium Museum 2020 exhibition, produced by the Japanese Art Aquarium artist Hidetomo Kimura, in Tokyo.  REUTERS/Issei...more

Goldfishes are seen inside a water tank equipped with lenses on the surface in an artwork titled "Reflecterium" at the Art Aquarium Museum 2020 exhibition, produced by the Japanese Art Aquarium artist Hidetomo Kimura, in Tokyo.  REUTERS/Issei Kato  
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A woman washes her eyes after getting pepper sprayed during a protest in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    

A woman washes her eyes after getting pepper sprayed during a protest in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    

A woman washes her eyes after getting pepper sprayed during a protest in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    
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The facade of a building is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  

The facade of a building is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  

The facade of a building is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  
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U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential nominee during the final event of the Republican National Convention on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria  

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential nominee during the final event of the Republican National Convention on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria  

U.S. President Donald Trump delivers his acceptance speech as the 2020 Republican presidential nominee during the final event of the Republican National Convention on the South Lawn of the White House in Washington. REUTERS/Carlos Barria  
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A man throws a stone at a police vehicle during a protest demanding the police account for the death of the teenage boy who was allegedly shot by the police the previous night in Eldorado park, outside Johannesburg, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko    

A man throws a stone at a police vehicle during a protest demanding the police account for the death of the teenage boy who was allegedly shot by the police the previous night in Eldorado park, outside Johannesburg, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe...more

A man throws a stone at a police vehicle during a protest demanding the police account for the death of the teenage boy who was allegedly shot by the police the previous night in Eldorado park, outside Johannesburg, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko    
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A policeman takes a photograph of a carcass of a dolphin that died and was washed up on shore at the Grand Sable, Mauritius. REUTERS/Beekash Roopun/L'Express Maurice

A policeman takes a photograph of a carcass of a dolphin that died and was washed up on shore at the Grand Sable, Mauritius. REUTERS/Beekash Roopun/L'Express Maurice

A policeman takes a photograph of a carcass of a dolphin that died and was washed up on shore at the Grand Sable, Mauritius. REUTERS/Beekash Roopun/L'Express Maurice
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A resident secures his household property from the waters of the Blue Nile floods inside his house in the Al-Ikmayr area of Omdurman in Khartoum, Sudan. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah  

A resident secures his household property from the waters of the Blue Nile floods inside his house in the Al-Ikmayr area of Omdurman in Khartoum, Sudan. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah  

A resident secures his household property from the waters of the Blue Nile floods inside his house in the Al-Ikmayr area of Omdurman in Khartoum, Sudan. REUTERS/Mohamed Nureldin Abdallah  
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Demonstrators surround the fence around the White House during a protest in Washington. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly  

Demonstrators surround the fence around the White House during a protest in Washington. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly  

Demonstrators surround the fence around the White House during a protest in Washington. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly  
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A man looses his balance while crossing a flooded street during monsoon rain in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro    

A man looses his balance while crossing a flooded street during monsoon rain in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro    

A man looses his balance while crossing a flooded street during monsoon rain in Karachi, Pakistan. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro    
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A tract of the Amazon jungle is seen burning as it is cleared by loggers and farmers near Humaita, Amazonas State, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino  

A tract of the Amazon jungle is seen burning as it is cleared by loggers and farmers near Humaita, Amazonas State, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino  

A tract of the Amazon jungle is seen burning as it is cleared by loggers and farmers near Humaita, Amazonas State, Brazil. REUTERS/Ueslei Marcelino  
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A McDonald's sign is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Iowa, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    

A McDonald's sign is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Iowa, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    

A McDonald's sign is seen damaged after Hurricane Laura passed through Iowa, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    
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Khadjou Sambe, 25, Senegal's first female professional surfer, surfs during a training session off the coast of Ngor, Dakar, Senegal. "When I am in the water I feel something extraordinary, something special in my heart," said Sambe. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra  

Khadjou Sambe, 25, Senegal's first female professional surfer, surfs during a training session off the coast of Ngor, Dakar, Senegal. "When I am in the water I feel something extraordinary, something special in my heart," said Sambe. REUTERS/Zohra...more

Khadjou Sambe, 25, Senegal's first female professional surfer, surfs during a training session off the coast of Ngor, Dakar, Senegal. "When I am in the water I feel something extraordinary, something special in my heart," said Sambe. REUTERS/Zohra Bensemra  
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A boy jumps from a ship while playing at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A boy jumps from a ship while playing at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A boy jumps from a ship while playing at Sunda Kelapa port in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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People gesture as they take part in a rally against presidential election results near the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus in Minsk, Belarus. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

People gesture as they take part in a rally against presidential election results near the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus in Minsk, Belarus. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

People gesture as they take part in a rally against presidential election results near the National Academy of Sciences of Belarus in Minsk, Belarus. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Donnie Rogers sits at the entrance to his house after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  

Donnie Rogers sits at the entrance to his house after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  

Donnie Rogers sits at the entrance to his house after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage  
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A man looks at his phone as he walks in front of the damage at Car Source, a used car lot on Sheridan Road, after protests following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Stephen Maturen  

A man looks at his phone as he walks in front of the damage at Car Source, a used car lot on Sheridan Road, after protests following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Stephen Maturen  

A man looks at his phone as he walks in front of the damage at Car Source, a used car lot on Sheridan Road, after protests following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Stephen Maturen  
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Muslims following social distancing measures pray inside a mosque, amid the coronavirus outbreak in Putrajaya, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng    

Muslims following social distancing measures pray inside a mosque, amid the coronavirus outbreak in Putrajaya, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng    

Muslims following social distancing measures pray inside a mosque, amid the coronavirus outbreak in Putrajaya, Malaysia. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng    
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Relatives hold portraits of Ukrainian serviceman, who was killed in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, during a rally to commemorate the 6th anniversary of the Battle of Ilovaisk, ahead of the Day of Remembrance of Ukraine's Defenders, in front of the Russian embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko  

Relatives hold portraits of Ukrainian serviceman, who was killed in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, during a rally to commemorate the 6th anniversary of the Battle of Ilovaisk, ahead of the Day of Remembrance of Ukraine's Defenders, in front of the...more

Relatives hold portraits of Ukrainian serviceman, who was killed in the conflict in eastern Ukraine, during a rally to commemorate the 6th anniversary of the Battle of Ilovaisk, ahead of the Day of Remembrance of Ukraine's Defenders, in front of the Russian embassy in Kyiv, Ukraine.  REUTERS/Valentyn Ogirenko  
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Destroyed planes lie damaged around a Southland Field hanger in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif  

Destroyed planes lie damaged around a Southland Field hanger in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif  

Destroyed planes lie damaged around a Southland Field hanger in the aftermath of Hurricane Laura in Sulphur, Louisiana.  REUTERS/Adrees Latif  
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Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump walk past protesters in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump walk past protesters in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    

Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump walk past protesters in Washington. REUTERS/Leah Millis    
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A stuffed bear stands amid debris inside a damaged building after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A stuffed bear stands amid debris inside a damaged building after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage

A stuffed bear stands amid debris inside a damaged building after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage
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A toppled Confederate monument is pictured after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    

A toppled Confederate monument is pictured after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    

A toppled Confederate monument is pictured after Hurricane Laura passed through Lake Charles, Louisiana. REUTERS/Elijah Nouvelage    
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A youth waiting with a group for the release of Adelana Akindes, who was detained during a protest, is seen being arrested by law enforcement, following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  

A youth waiting with a group for the release of Adelana Akindes, who was detained during a protest, is seen being arrested by law enforcement, following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid...more

A youth waiting with a group for the release of Adelana Akindes, who was detained during a protest, is seen being arrested by law enforcement, following the police shooting of Jacob Blake, a Black man, in Kenosha, Wisconsin. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid  
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Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wearing a protective face mask arrives at his official residence in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato  

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wearing a protective face mask arrives at his official residence in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato  

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe wearing a protective face mask arrives at his official residence in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Issei Kato  
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The steeple of the Starlight Baptist Church leans from wind damage after Hurricane Laura passed near Eunice, Louisiana.   REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton    

The steeple of the Starlight Baptist Church leans from wind damage after Hurricane Laura passed near Eunice, Louisiana.   REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton    

The steeple of the Starlight Baptist Church leans from wind damage after Hurricane Laura passed near Eunice, Louisiana.   REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton    
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