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Our world in photos: December 12

December 12, 2022 Michaela Keil
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ITALY — Skating Grand Prix: United States’ Isabeau Levito competed during the Women’s Free Skating at the figure skating Grand Prix finals at the Palavela ice arena, in Turin, on Saturday.
Photo: Antonio Calanni/AP

 

MEXICO — Camped out: Pilgrims camped outside the Basilica of Guadalupe in Mexico City, early on Monday. Devotees of the Virgin of Guadalupe make the pilgrimage for her Dec. 12 feast day, the anniversary of one of several apparitions of the Virgin Mary witnessed by an Indigenous Mexican man named Juan Diego in 1531.
Photo: Aurea Del Rosario/AP

 

FLORIDA — Liftoff: This time exposure photo shows a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket, with a payload including two lunar rovers from Japan and the United Arab Emirates, launching from Launch Complex 40 at the Cape Canaveral Space Force Station in Cape Canaveral, on Sunday.
Photo: John Raoux/AP

 

PALESTINE — Fan: A Morocco fan with his face painted with Moroccan and Palestinian flags watched a live broadcast of the World Cup quarterfinal soccer match between Morocco and Portugal played in Qatar, in Gaza City, on Saturday.
Photo: Fatima Shbair/AP

 

PERU — “Close the Congress”: Supporters of ousted President Pedro Castillo carried an inflated rat that reads in Spanish: “Close the Congress” as they passed in front of Congress in Lima, on Sunday. Peru’s Congress voted to remove President Pedro Castillo from office Wednesday and replace him with the vice president, shortly after Castillo tried to dissolve the legislature ahead of a scheduled vote to remove him.
Photo: Martin Mejia/AP

 

FRANCE — Through the window: French soccer fans watched the World Cup round 8 soccer match between France and England, being played in Qatar, through the window of a bar in Lyon, on Saturday.
Photo: Laurent Cipriani/AP

 

TENNESSEE — Touchdown: Jacksonville Jaguars quarterback Trevor Lawrence, left, scored past Tennessee Titans linebacker Dylan Cole (53) during the second half of an NFL football game on Sunday, in Nashville.
Photo: Mark Zaleski/AP


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