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Our world in photos: April 18

April 18, 2023 Daniel Cody
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LEBANON – Breaking down barbed wire: Retired members of the Lebanese security forces, and other protestors, removed barbed-wire barriers in order to advance toward government buildings during a manifestation in Beirut.
Photo: Hassan Ammar/AP


INDIA – Apple Store: CEO of Apple Tim Cook waved to dozens of people who were waiting outside during the opening of the first Apple Store flagship in Mumbai.
Photo: Rafiq Maqbool/AP


UNITED KINGDOM – Snooker protest: A ‘Just Stop Oil’ protester jumped on the table and threw orange powder during the match between Robert Milkins against Joe Perry as part of day three of the World Snooker Championship at the Crucible Theatre, Sheffield, England.
Photo: Mike Egerton/PA via AP


GREECE – Epitaph: Men carried the ‘Epitaph’ during the procession of Jesus’ funeral bier into the sea in the town of Toro, 94 miles southwest of Athens, Friday.
Photo: Thanassis Stavrakis/AP


FRANCE – Pots & pans: People banged their kitchenware while French President Emanuel Macron sought to diffuse tensions in a televised address to the nation, in Lyon, Monday.
Photo: Laurent Cipriani/AP


RUSSIAN FEDERATION – Detained journalist: Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich stood in a glass cage in a courtroom at the Moscow City Court, in Moscow, Tuesday.
Photo: Alexander Zemlianichenko/AP


FRANCE – Burning garbage: Protesters marched behind burning garbage cans as they demonstrated after French President Emmanuel Macron tried to diffuse tensions in a televised address to the nation, Monday, in Paris.
Photo: Thibault Camus/AP

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