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Our world in photos: Feb. 20

February 20, 2020 Noah Singer
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ARIZONA — Screaming fans: President Donald Trump arrived to speak at a campaign rally at Arizona Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Phoenix on Wednesday. Photo: Evan Vucci/AP


ARGENTINA — Standing together: Thousands of pro-choice activists, including feminist groups from the U.S. and Chile, rallied for the decriminalization of abortion in Buenos Aires on Wednesday. Photo: Natacha Pisarenko/AP


ITALY — Looking mysterious: A model wore a creation from the Benetton women’s Fall-Winter 2020-2021 collection in Milan on Thursday. Photo: Luca Bruno/AP


HONG KONG — Helping out: A volunteer from a theater group ironed a handmade cotton mask on Monday. Hong Kong theater groups are employing their backstage skills to fight the spread of COVID-19 by sewing reusable protective masks for those who can’t access or afford them. Photo: Kin Cheung/AP


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MEXICO — Brought to life: Images of painter Vincent van Gogh were projected ahead of the opening of a show titled “Van Gogh Alive: The Experience” in Mexico City on Tuesday. The show brings together thousands of images to tell the story of the artist’s life and work, offering a multi-sensory experience of music, sound effects and smells. Photo: Eduardo Verdugo/AP


ENGLAND — Center stage: Mabel performed at the Brit Awards in London on Tuesday. Photo: Joel C Ryan/Invision/AP


INDIA — Hard at work: An Indian woman worked in a paddy field on the outskirts of Guwahati on Wednesday. Photo: Anupam Nath/AP


ARIZONA — Taking a swing: Elvis Andrus of the Texas Rangers held a baseball bat during spring training practice on Wednesday in Surprise. Photo: Charlie Riedel/AP

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