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Our world in photos: September 21

September 21, 2020 Noah Singer
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BRITAIN — Silent tribute: Flying Officer James Buckingham saluted the Battle of Britain memorial window inside Westminster Abbey in London on Sunday. Photo: Aaron Chown/Pool Photo via AP


KASHMIR — Back to class: A Kashmiri student wearing a face mask arrived at a school in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir on Monday. Kashmiri schools have opened on a voluntary basis, five months after closures due to the pandemic. Photo: Mukhtar Khan/AP


RUSSIA — On the river: People steered SUP boards along the Moscow River Channel during a SUP (stand-up paddle) festival in Moscow on Saturday. Photo: Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP


THAILAND — Gathering together: Pro-democracy protesters wore masks during a protest in Bangkok on Sunday. The mass student-led rally demanded new elections and reform of the monarchy. Photo: Wason Wanichakorn/AP


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INDIA — Cleaning up: A man swept at the Taj Mahal monument in Agra on Monday. The Taj Mahal reopened Monday after being closed for more than six months due to the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Pawan Sharma/AP


KANSAS — On the go: A motorcyclist was silhouetted against the setting sun on Sunday in Shawnee. Sunsets have been more vibrant recently as smoke from western wildfires drifts across the U.S. Photo: Charlie Riedel/AP


VENEZUELA — Swab test: A doctor took a nasal swab sample to test for COVID-19 at the Cocodrilos Sports Park in Caracas on Saturday. Photo: Matias Delacroix/AP


RUSSIA — Moving fast: Runners passed Moscow’s Kremlin while taking part in the Moscow International Marathon on Sunday. Photo: Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP


GREECE — Pushed ashore: Yachts were pushed ashore following a storm at the village of Agia Efimia, on the Ionian island of Kefalonia on Sunday. Photo: Nikiforos Stamenis/AP


INDIA — Day’s end: Indian farmers walked through a paddy field at the end of a work day in Prayagraj on Sunday. Photo: Rajesh Kumar Singh/AP


MEXICO — Camping out: Demonstrators demanding the resignation of Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador camped out on Mexico City’s Juarez avenue on Sunday. Photo: Eduardo Verdugo/AP

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