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Our world in photos: April 11

April 11, 2022 Michaela Keil
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GERMANY — 77 years liberated: Flowers laid on a commemorative plaque during a wreath laying ceremony marking the 77th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camp Buchenwald near Weimar, on Sunday. On April 11, 1945, the US Army liberated the concentration camp Buchenwald.
Photo: Steffi Loos/AP


SOUTH CAROLINA — Charleston open: Andreja Klepac, left, and Magda Linette held up their trophies after winning the doubles title against Lucie Hradecka and Sania Mirza in finals action at the Charleston Open tennis tournament in Charleston, on Sunday.
Photo: Mic Smith/AP


TEXAS — Grand Prix of the Americas: Tony Arbolino, of Italy, steered through a turn during the Moto2 Grand Prix of the Americas motorcycle race at the Circuit of the Americas, on Sunday, in Austin. Arbolino won the race.
Photo: Eric Gay/AP


UNITED KINGDOM — Hug: Liverpool’s manager Jurgen Klopp, right, hugged Liverpool’s Roberto Firmino at the end of the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester City and Liverpool, at the Etihad Stadium in Manchester, on Sunday.
Photo: Jon Super/AP


FRANCE — Election night: Supporters of French far-right candidate Eric Zemmour reacted as preliminary results of the first round of the presidential election were announced in Paris, on Sunday. Up to 48 million French voters headed to polling stations nationwide on Sunday for the first round of the country’s presidential election, one that seemed for months like a shoo-in for French President Emmanuel Macron but is now a tossup amid a strong challenge from the far right’s Marine Le Pen.
Photo: Michel Euler/AP


CALIFORNIA — Out: Houston Astros catcher Martin Maldonado, right, tagged out Los Angeles Angels’ Tyler Wade for a double play, on a fly ball out by Mike Trout, during the third inning of a baseball game in Anaheim, on Sunday.
Photo: Alex Gallardo/AP


GEORGIA — Winner: Scottie Scheffler celebrated after winning the 86th Masters golf tournament on Sunday, in Augusta.
Photo: Matt Slocum/AP


CHINA — Rush hour: A woman was reflected in the wing mirror of her electric-powered scooter tied with a national flag as she waited at an intersection during the morning rush hour, on Monday, in Beijing.
Photo: Andy Wong)


PENNSYLVANIA — Up for the shot: Detroit Pistons’ Luka Garza, center, looked to go up for the shot with Philadelphia 76ers’ Tobias Harris, left, and Danny Green, right, defending during the second half of an NBA basketball game, on Sunday, in Philadelphia. The 76ers won 118-106.
Photo: Chris Szagola/AP


JAPAN — Fishing: A man fished as a container ship passed by in Kawasaki, on Monday.
Photo: Koji Sasahara/AP


INDONESIA — Protest: Protesters reacted as police used water cannons to disperse them during a rally outside the parliament in Jakarta, on Monday. Thousands of students marched in cities around Indonesia on Monday to protest against rumors that the government was considering postponing the 2024 presidential election to allow President Joko Widodo to remain in office beyond the two-term legal limit, calling it a threat to the country’s democracy.
Photo: Tatan Syuflana/AP

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