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Our world in photos: Feb. 19

February 19, 2020 Noah Singer
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MEXICO — Sending a message: Women took part in a protest against gender-based violence outside the National Palace in Mexico City on Tuesday. Participants demanded justice following recent brutal slayings of women in Mexico. Photo: Eduardo Verdugo/AP


FLORIDA — Crash course: Driver Ryan Newman flew into the air after colliding with driver Corey LaJoie during the NASCAR Daytona 500 auto race in Daytona Beach. Photo: Chris O’Meara/AP


ENGLAND — Having some fun: Lizzo laughed during the Brit Awards in London on Tuesday. Photo: Vianney Le Caer/Invision/AP


SPAIN — Rolling up: Farmers from across Spain blocked streets in the center of Pamplona on Wednesday to protest low incomes for agricultural workers. Photo: Alvaro Barrientos/AP


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ITALY — In the round: Models wore creations from Gucci’s Fall/Winter 2020-2021 collection in Milan on Wednesday. Photo: Luca Bruno/AP


JAPAN — Fresh air: Members of the media surrounded a passenger after she emerged from the quarantined Diamond Princess cruise ship in Yokohama on Wednesday. Passengers who tested negative for COVID-19 began disembarking Wednesday. Photo: Jae C. Hong/AP


PORTUGAL — High tide: Sebastian Steudtner from Germany rode a wave at Praia do Norte in Nazaré on Saturday. Photo:Armando Franca/AP


SOUTH KOREA — All smiles: Bong Joon-ho, director of the Oscar-winning film “Parasite,” laughed during a press conference in Seoul on Wednesday. Photo: Ahn Young-joon/AP


BRAZIL — Ramping up: A dancer smiled during a street party in Rio de Janeiro on Saturday. Thousands attend the popular parties ahead of Carnival, which begins Friday. Photo:Silvia Izquierdo/AP

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