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Our world in photos: February 8

February 8, 2023 Daniel Cody
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FRANCE – Pension protests: Youths faced riot police officers, in the background, during scuffles as part of a demonstration against plans to push back France’s retirement age, Tuesday.
Photo: Thibault Camus/AP


BRAZIL – Crackdown on miners: A miner rode on the back of a truck to leave the Yanomami indigenous territory ahead of expected operations against illegal mining in Alta Alegre, Roraima state, late Tuesday.
Photo: Edmar Barros/AP


WASHINGTON – State of the Union: Vice President Kamala Harris and Speaker of the House Kevin McCarthy of Calif., listened as President Biden delivered his State of the Union address to a joint session of Congress at the Capitol, Tuesday.
Photo: Alex Brandon/AP


SWITZERLAND – Moon: A man carried his skis during moonrise above the alpine resort of Gyron, late Tuesday.
Photo: Anthony Anex/Keystone via AP


GERMANY – Koala and friend: A little koala sat on a furry teddy bear to be weighed at the zoo in Duisburg, Wednesday.


UNITED KINGDOM – Welcome for Zelenskyy: Britain’s Prime Minister Rishi Sunak, left, gestured as he welcomed Ukraine’s President Volodymyr Zelenskyy at Downing Street in London, Wednesday.
Photo: Alberto Pezzali/AP


GUATEMALA – Deportation: Two unaccompanied Guatemalan youths who were deported from Mexico deplane at La Aurora International Airport, along with other deported children, in Guatemala City, Tuesday.
Photo: Moises Castillo/AP

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