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Our world in photos: October 27

October 27, 2021 Michaela Keil
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MEXICO — En route: A man who was part of a migrant caravan, slept on a bed of rocks on the banks of the Huixtla River, Chiapas state, on Tuesday, on a day of rest during their trek across southern Mexico to the U.S. border.
Photo: Marco Ugarte/AP


MINNESOTA — Header: United States’ midfielder Lindsey Horan (9) and South Korea’s midfielder Yuri Choe (11) headed the ball in the second half of a soccer friendly match, on Tuesday, in St. Paul.
Photo: Andy Clayton-King/AP


KANSAS — Sunset: A motorist drove past a lone tree at sunset, on Tuesday, in Lenexa.
Photo: Charlie Riedel/AP


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ALABAMA — Expunged: Attorney Phillip Ensler handed over documentation of the paperwork to have Claudette Colvin’s juvenile record expunged in juvenile court, on Tuesday, in Montgomery. She was arrested for not giving up her seat on a bus, in 1955. State Rep. Merika Coleman stood directly behind Colvin.
Photo: Vasha Hunt/AP


SPAIN — Out for a stroll: Nemesio, 69, took his daily walk around his house, near the erupting volcano, on the Canary island of La Palma, on Wednesday. Officials said a volcano erupting for the past five weeks on the Spanish island of La Palma was more active than ever. New lava flows threaten to engulf previously unaffected areas.
Photo: Emilio Morenatti/AP


NEW YORK — Rain: A pedestrian walked during a heavy downpour of rain over the Williamsburg bridge, on Tuesday, in New York. A flash flood watch was in effect as a nor’easter moved through the New York metro area.
Photo: Mary Altaffer/AP


INDIA — Play: An Indian school girl playfully walked above roadside parapets as she returned home with her mother in Umwang village, along the Assam-Meghalaya state border, on Wednesday.
Photo: Anupam Nath/AP


UNITED ARAB EMIRATES — World Cup Cricket: Pakistan’s Asif Ali, left, and Shoaib Malik celebrated scoring runs just before their win during the Cricket Twenty20 World Cup match between New Zealand and Pakistan in Sharjah, on Tuesday.
Photo: Aijaz Rahi/AP


ECUADOR — Strike: Police advanced on a group of protesters on the first day of a general, nationwide strike to protest the rise in gas prices and the policies of Ecuador’s President Guillermo Lasso, in Saquisili, on Tuesday.
Photo: Dolores Ochoa/AP


TEXAS — Out: Atlanta Braves’ second baseman Ozzie Albies tagged out Houston Astros’ Yuli Gurriel at second during the eighth inning of Game 1 in baseball’s World Series between the Houston Astros and the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday, in Houston.
Photo: Sue Ogrocki/AP

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