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Our world in photos: August 19

August 19, 2022 Daniel Cody
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TURKEY – Sunrise: The super moon rose over Istanbul on Thursday, Aug. 11.
Photo: Khalil Hamra/AP


KASHMIR – Holy man celebrates: A Hindu holy man shouted religious slogans during a procession to mark ‘Krishna Janmashtami’ in Srinagar, on Friday, Aug. 19.
Photo: Mukhtar Khan/AP


NEW YORK – Family garden: From left, Garden sitter Jono Waks with Lev Guttenberg, from second left, Tal Guttenberg, Zoe Guttenberg and Doug Guttenberg at the Scholes Street Children’s Garden in Brooklyn on Aug. 12.
Photo: Jono Waks/AP


NEW YORK – Happy birthday: Deflated balloons and a party hat hung on a pole next to a homemade “Happy Birthday” poster hanging across the street from the Metropolitan Detention Center in Sunset Park, on Tuesday, Aug. 16.
Photo: Mary Altaffer/AP


News for those who live, work and play in Brooklyn and beyond

NEW JERSEY – From Jersey, one can dream: A morning commuter sat on a bench at the ferry terminal in Jersey City, looking at the lower Manhattan skyline on a cloudless day, on Thursday, Aug. 18.
Photo: J. David Ake/AP


PAKISTAN – Fashion festivities: A model presented the creation of local designer Kashee during the ‘Bridal Festive’ fashion show in Karachi, on Thursday, Aug. 18.
Photo: Fareed Khan/AP


UNITED KINGDOM – Train strike: Piccadilly line trains sat in their depot as members of the Rail, Maritime and Transport union (RMT) held a strike over jobs, pay and pensions in London on Friday, Aug. 19.
Photo: Frank Augstein/AP

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