Our world in photos: April 14
LEBANON — New moon: The new moon rested over the northern town of Bhannine, on the first day of the Muslim holy month of Ramadan in the northern city of Tripoli on Tuesday. The beginning of the new month on the Muslim calendar depends on the sighting of the new moon.
Photo: Hassan Ammar/AP
WASHINGTON, D.C. — Funeral: Logan Evans and his sister Abigail Evans, along with their mother Shannon Terranova, watched as the casket of their father, slain U.S. Capitol Police officer William “Billy” Evans, arrived on Capitol Hill on Tuesday. Evans, 41, who served for 18 years on the Capitol Police force, was killed April 2, when a vehicle rammed into him and another officer during an attack at a security barricade, will lie in honor in the Rotunda. Photo: Susan Walsh/AP
BRAZIL — Treatment: COVID-19 patient Everton Nascimento de Oliveira, 32, received treatment at the emergency unit of a field hospital set up for COVID-19 patients in Ribeirão Pires, greater Sao Paulo area, on Tuesday. Photo: Andre Penner/AP
NEW JERSEY — Defense: New Jersey Devils left wing Miles Wood (44) collided with New York Rangers center Colin Blackwell (43) as he fended off Blackwell in front of New York Rangers goalkeeper Igor Shesterkin (31) during the third period of an NHL hockey game on Tuesday, in Newark. The Rangers shut out the Devils 3-0. Photo: Kathy Willens/AP
GERMANY — Training: Dortmund’s Erling Haaland headed the ball during a training session prior the 2nd leg Champions League quarter final soccer match between Borussia Dortmund and Manchester City in Dortmund on Tuesday. Photo: Martin Meissner/AP
KENYA — Good omen: James Kiriva, 35, took the initiative to educate his community about the importance of taking precautions to curb the spread of the coronavirus and COVID-19 and walked around dressed as a skeleton to spread his message in English and Swahili in the Kibera low-income neighborhood of Nairobi on Tuesday. Photo: Brian Inganga/AP
MINNESOTA — Protest: Protesters confronted police over the shooting and death of Daunte Wright at a rally at the Brooklyn Center Police Department in Brooklyn Center on Monday. Photo: Richard Tsong-Taatarii/Star Tribune via AP
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