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Our world in photos: September 14

September 14, 2020 Noah Singer
VIRGINIA — Taking it down: A bronze statue of an unnamed Confederate soldier was removed outside of the Albemarle County Circuit Courthouse in Charlottesville on Saturday. Photo: Erin Edgerton/The Daily Progress via AP


GREECE — A new home: A migrant held up a baby on the island of Lesbos on Sunday. Greece’s prime minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis demanded Sunday that the EU take a greater responsibility for managing migration into the country. Photo: Petros Giannakouris/AP


SPAIN — Reopening day: Students disinfected their hands in Barcelona on Monday before entering their school for the first time since it closed due to the pandemic. Photo: Emilio Morenatti/AP


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VENEZUELA — Sunny morning: Antonio Martinez, 67, tended to his crops on a small plot of land on a hillside above Caracas on Sunday. Photo: Matias Delacroix/AP


SPAIN — Seeing red: A model wore a creation by Accidental Cutting during the Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week in Madrid on Sunday. Photo: Paul White/AP


BELARUS — Standing strong: A woman stood in front of riot police in Minsk on Sunday during an opposition supporters’ rally protesting the official presidential election. Photo: via AP


PAKISTAN — Getting ready: A worker painted circles to guide social distancing near a school in Lahore on Monday. Photo: K.M. Chaudary/AP


NEW YORK — Victory shout: Naomi Osaka of Japan reacted during the women’s singles final against Victoria Azarenka of Belarus during the US Open on Saturday. Photo: Frank Franklin II/AP


ITALY — Social distancing: Masked elementary school students waited in spaces designated by boundaries to be called to class in Codogno on Monday. Photo: Luca Bruno/AP

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