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Our world in photos: December 15

December 15, 2021 Michaela Keil
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SPAIN — Retirement: Barcelona striker Sergio Aguero cried during a press conference at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona on Wednesday. Aguero announced his retirement from football on Wednesday, due to a heart condition.
Photo: Emilio Morenatti/AP


PAKISTAN — Fog: A driver stood next to his truck while he waited for motorways to reopen after being closed due to heavy fog, in Lahore, on Wednesday.
Photo: K.M. Chaudary/AP


GEORGIA — Eviction: Faye Moore, right, and her partner Garry Betared, left, talked about being evicted from their home as they sat in a hotel room on Nov. 24, in Morrow. “I’m devastated. It was a house full of furniture. Everything,” said Moore, a retired mental health therapist. “It was like a storm came in and devastated everything. I can’t find my important papers or anything.”
Photo: Brynn Anderson/AP


MEXICO — Missing: Relatives prepared Christmas decorations with images and names of their missing loved ones, to be placed at the Memorial Garden of the City Government building of the borough of Iztacalco, in Mexico City, on Tuesday.
Photo: Marco Ugarte/AP


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NEW YORK — Going for the basket: Brooklyn Nets forward Blake Griffin (2) drove to the basket past Toronto Raptors forward Chris Boucher (25) during the second half of an NBA basketball game on Tuesday, in New York. The Nets won 131-129 in overtime.
Photo: Adam Hunger/AP


UNITED KINGDOM — Face mask: Britain’s Prince Charles adjusted his face mask on Tuesday during a visit to Lambeth GP Federation COVID Vaccinations Walk-In Centre in London to meet volunteers and NHS staff who are providing vaccines and boosters.
Photo: Hannah McKay/Pool via AP


URUGUAY — Performance: Uruguayan rock band “No Te Va Gustar,” performed during a show at Centenario stadium in Montevideo, on Tuesday.
Photo: Matilde Campodonico/AP

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