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Our world in photos: October 24

October 24, 2022 Daniel Cody
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UNITED KINGDOM – Hopefully, he lasts longer than a head of lettuce: Monday, Conservative Party leadership announced the nomination of Rishi Sunak, the candidate for the Prime Minister of the U.K., to replace Liz Truss, who was ousted last week.
Photo: Alberto Pezzali/AP


FRANCE – Macron and Brigette greet the Swiss Guard: The French president and his wife, left, arrived at the Vatican to greet Pope Francis Monday.
Photo: Alessandro Tarantino/AP


NEPAL – Happy dog: A Nepalese policeman pats his dog before performing rituals during Kukkur Tihar dog festival at their kennel division in Kathmandu. Dogs are worshipped to acknowledge their role in providing security during Kukkur Tihar which falls on the second day of Tihar festival, one of the most important Hindu festivals of this Himalayan nation.
Photo: Niranjan Shrestha/AP


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TEXAS – U.S. Grand Prix: Ferrari driver Carlos Sainz, of Spain, spins in Turn 1 during the first lap of the Formula One U.S. Grand Prix auto race at the Circuit of the Americas, Sunday in Austin.
Photo: Eric Gay/AP


PEOPLE’S REPUBLIC OF CHINA – Waitin’ for the bus: Residents wait near a bus stop while taking COVID precautions in the Central Business District of Beijing Monday. The economy of China is lagging in growth that picked up last quarter, but it’s at its weakest point in decades.
Photo: Ng Han Guan/AP


WASHINGTON – Go Phillies: First Lady Jill Biden of Willow Grove, Pennsylvania, gestured in support of the Philadelphia Phillies as she and President Biden walked on the South Lawn of the White House after stepping off Marine One Sunday.
Photo: Patrick Semansky/AP


GERMANY – Holocaust Memorial: German President Frank-Water Steinmeier, seventh from left, and others laid down flowers at the memorial to the Sinti and Roma victims killed during the holocaust. Monday marked the 10th anniversary of the inauguration.
Photo: Markus Scheriber/AP

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