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Our world in photos: August 1

August 1, 2023 Daniel Cody
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ARGENTINA – Unhoused: A homeless man slept in downtown Buenos Aires, Argentina, Monday. According to the April census by the city of Buenos Aires, over 3,500 people live on the streets.
Photo: Victor R. Caivano/AP


LEBANON – Palestinian refugees: Palestinian women mourn during the funeral procession of Abu Ashraf al-Armoushi, the Palestinian National Security Commander in the Saida region, at Rashidiyeh Palestinian refugee camp, southern Lebanon, Monday.
Photo:Mohammad Zaatari/AP


UNITED KINGDOM – England vs. Australia cricket: England’s Stuart Broad and England’s Ben Stokes celebrated the dismissal of Australia’s Todd Murphy on day five of the fifth Ashes Test match between England and Australia, at The Oval cricket ground in London, Monday.
Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP


GREECE – Moon over the Acropolis: The moon rose in the sky behind the 5th century B.C. Parthenon temple at the ancient Acropolis hill, in Athens, on Monday.
Photo: Petros Giannakouris/AP


WASHINGTON D.C. – Biden oversight: Devon Archer, Hunter Biden’s former business partner, arrives on Capitol Hill to give closed-door testimony to the House Oversight Committee in the Republican-led investigations into President Joe Biden’s son, Monday.
Photo: J. Scott Applewhite/AP


NEW YORK – Hotel immigration shelters: Migrants sit in a queue outside of The Roosevelt Hotel at East 45th Street that is being used by the city as temporary housing, Monday.
Photo: John Minchillo/AP


TEXAS – Floating border: Migrants walked past large buoys being used as a floating border barrier on the Rio Grande, Monday near Eagle Pass, as they cross from Mexico to the U.S. The U.S. Justice Department is suing Texas Gov. Greg Abbott over the floating barrier that the state placed on the Rio Grande to stop migrants from entering the U.S.
Photo: Eric Gay/AP

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