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Tuesday October 31, Our World in Pictures

October 31, 2017 Brooklyn Daily Eagle
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WASHINGTON, D.C. — White House Celebrates Halloween: President Donald Trump and first lady Melania Trump hand out treats as they welcome children from the Washington area and children of military families to trick or treat celebrating Halloween at the South Lawn of the White House on Monday.

BOLIVIA — City Raises Money for Stray Animals: A person dressed in a diabolical clown costume looks in the mirror at the start of the Zombie Walk in La Paz on Saturday night. The annual walk is a Halloween charity event to collect money to feed street animals, according to organizers.

GERMANY — Runners Compete: Participants of the Mainova Frankfurt Marathon 2017 compete on Sunday.

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CHINA — Walking the Runway: A model wears a creation by NE TIGER Haute Couture during the opening show for China Fashion Week in Beijing on Sunday.

GREECE — Lighting the Olympic Torch: In this Tuesday photo, actress Katerina Lehou, playing the role of high priestess, lights the Olympic torch during a handover ceremony for the Olympic Flame at the Panathenaic Stadium in Athens. The South Korean leg of the relay will involve 7,500 torch-bearers, who will cover about 1260 miles before the opening ceremony in Pyeongchang, which will host the 2018 Winter Olympics.

BROOKLYN — Five Years Since Sandy: A runner moves along the Brooklyn shoreline of the East River as rain and clouds loom over lower Manhattan on the fifth anniversary of Superstorm Sandy on Sunday.

BRAZIL – Ride-Sharing Drivers Protest: Uber drivers and of other ride-sharing apps, protest against proposed regulation of those services by the Brazilian Senate, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Monday. 

RUSSIA – Open the Doors for Putin: Russian President Vladimir Putin enters a hall to meet members of the Presidential Council for Civil Society and Human Rights at the Kremlin, in Moscow, Russia, Monday. 

WASHINGTON D.C. – Indicted: Paul Manafort makes his way through television cameras as he walks from Federal District Court in Washington, Monday. Manafort, President Donald Trump’s former campaign chairman, and Manafort’s business associate Rick Gates have pleaded not guilty to felony charges of conspiracy against the United States and other counts. 

AZERBAIJAN – Railway Inauguration: Turkey’s President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, second left, Azerbaijan’s President Ilham Aliyev, second right and Georgia’s Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili, right, inaugurate the Baku-Tbilisi-Kars railway, at a ceremony in Baku, Azerbaijan, Monday. The leaders of Azerbaijan, Georgia and Turkey inaugurated the railway line linking the Azerbaijani capital to Georgia’s capital Tbilisi and to the city of Kars, in eastern Turkey. 

KENYA – Clashes Set Aflame: Residents look out from their balconies as the flames from a burning barricade rise up during clashes between opposition protesters and police after the election result was announced, in the Mathare slum of Nairobi, Kenya Monday. Clashes erupted after Kenya’s election commission said President Uhuru Kenyatta had won the election that was boycotted by the main opposition group. 

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