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Our world in photos: September 15

September 15, 2020 Noah Singer
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BRAZIL — No respite: Alligators and an egret stood on the banks of the Bento Gomes river on Monday. A vast swath of vital wetlands is burning in Brazil, sweeping across several national parks. Photo: Andre Penner/AP


FRANCE — Big victory: Slovenia’s Primoz Roglic stood on the podium after stage 16 of the Tour de France on Tuesday. Photo: Christophe Ena/AP Pool


GERMANY — At sunrise: The sun rose behind a wind turbine in Frankfurt on Tuesday. Photo: Michael Probst/AP


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ITALY — On display: The house of U.S. civil rights icon Rosa Parks, rebuilt by artist Ryan Mendoza, was displayed in the courtyard of an 18th-century Royal Palace in Naples on Tuesday. Photo: Gregorio Borgia/AP


CALIFORNIA — Lining up: President Donald Trump participated in a ceremony recognizing the California National Guard in McClellan Park on Monday. Photo: Andrew Harnik/AP


DELAWARE — Campaign trail: Democratic presidential candidate and former Vice President Joe Biden spoke to the media before boarding a plane at New Castle Airport on Tuesday. Photo: Patrick Semansky/AP


PORTUGAL — Up in flames: A firefighter was silhouetted against a fire burning outside the village of Roqueiro on Monday. Almost 1,000 firefighters are battling a major wildfire in central Portugal. Photo: Sergio Azenha/AP


PAKISTAN — Back to school: A worker disinfected the shoes of a student upon her arrival at a school in Lahore on Tuesday. Photo: K.M. Chaudary/AP


PERU — COVID tests: A marine helped a comrade dressed as their mascot, a shark, before the start of house-to-house coronavirus testing and food distribution in Villa el Salvador on Tuesday. Photo: Rodrigo Abd/AP

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