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Our world in photos: September 11

September 11, 2020 Noah Singer
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UTAH — Laid-back: John Pfaff relaxed on a fallen tree on Thursday in Salt Lake City, following a windstorm. Photo: Rick Bowmer/AP


NEW YORK — Big win: Naomi Osaka of Japan reacted after defeating Jennifer Brady of the United States in a semifinal US Open match. Photo: Frank Franklin II/AP


NEW YORK — Saying hi: Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden, left, greeted Vice President Mike Pence, right, at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum in New York on Friday. Photo: John Minchillo/AP


BRITAIN — New addition: The statue of Winston Churchill in Parliament Square read ‘is a racist’ in London on Thursday. Photo: Alberto Pezzali/AP


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VENEZUELA — Remembering victims: A Catholic priest in Caracas on Thursday sprinkled holy water on signs showing the photos and names of health workers who have died from COVID-19. Photo: Ariana Cubillos/AP


ITALY — Long journey: Cyclists pedaled in the Piana di Castelluccio area during the fourth stage of the Tirreno Adriatico cycling race on Thursday. Photo: Marco Alpozzi/LaPresse via AP


IVORY COAST — Relocation project: A wild elephant was transported from Guitry on Thursday as part of operations carried out by authorities to catch and relocate wild elephants who have upset farming communities. Photo: AP


FLORIDA — Campaign trail: Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris participated in a roundtable discussion at Florida Memorial University during a campaign stop on Thursday in Miami Gardens. Photo: Lynne Sladky/AP


OREGON — Tragedy strikes: Dora Negrete was consoled by her son Hector Rocha after seeing their mobile home was destroyed in Talent on Thursday after wildfires devastated the region. Photo: Paula Bronstein/AP


SPAIN — Many chairs: Empty chairs, each representing an activist the Catalan pro-secession group Omnium Cultural claims has been persecuted for supporting the movement, sat a boulevard during Catalan National Day in Barcelona on Friday. Photo: Emilio Morenatti/AP

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