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Our world in photos: December 21

December 21, 2021 Michaela Keil
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GEORGIA — Released: Devonia Inman gave a thumbs-up as he was driven away from Augusta State Medical Prison, with his 3-year old granddaughter Alona Jackson, after being released from custody after serving 23 years in prison for a wrongful conviction, on Monday, in Grovetown. His charges were dismissed in a murder case.
Photo: Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via AP


ROMANIA — Staying warm: An anti-COVID-19 green pass protester keeps Vasile the dog warm inside his jacket, outside the Palace of Parliament in Bucharest, on Tuesday. People gathered to protest against the introduction of the COVID-19 “green certificate” in the workplace, a measure considered by authorities to limit coronavirus infections.
Photo: Andreea Alexandru/AP


RUSSIA — Stalin’s birthday: An elderly communist supporter with a former Soviet Union red flag waited to lay flowers at the grave of Soviet leader Josef Stalin on the occasion of the 142nd anniversary of his birth near the Kremlin Wall in Red Square with Lenin’s mausoleum on the right in Moscow, on Tuesday.
Photo: Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP


FRANCE — Tumbling down: United States’ Katie Hensien fell during the first run of an alpine ski, women’s World Cup giant slalom, in Courchevel, on Tuesday.
Photo: Marco Trovati/AP


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SOUTH KOREA — New Year’s wishes: A woman hung a paper note bearing her New Year wishes on a wire at a Buddhist temple in Seoul, on Tuesday.
Photo: Ahn Young-joon/AP

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