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Our world in photos: August 4

August 4, 2023 Brooklyn Eagle Staff
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UKRAINE – A candidate’s heavy heart in Kyiv: Republican presidential candidate former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie pays tribute to Ukrainian children killed during Ukrainian-Russian war in the National Museum of the History of Ukraine in the Second World War, Kyiv, Ukraine, Friday, Aug. 4, 2023.
Photo: Efrem Lukatsky/AP


WEST BANK – Unending tragedy in the Middle East: Mourners take the last look at the body of Mahmoud Abu Saan, 18, at a mosque during his funeral in the West Bank city of Tulkarem, Friday, Aug. 4, 2023. Israeli security forces killed Abu Saan during a military raid into the northern West Bank on Friday, Palestinian health officials said. The Israeli army said soldiers shot at Palestinians in Tulkarem who threw stones and explosives at them.
Photo: Nasser Nasser/AP


OHIO – CONTACT! That’s the name of the game: Cleveland Browns running back John Kelly Jr. (41) is tackled by New York Jets cornerback Craig James (31) during the first half of the NFL exhibition Hall of Fame football game, Thursday, Aug. 3, 2023, in Canton, Ohio.
Photo: Sue Ogrocki/AP


INDIA – The youngest recruit? An Indian Army soldier carrying his baby reacts as he walks past graduating soldiers from the first batch of Agniveer scheme during their graduation ceremony in Bengaluru, India, Friday, Aug. 4, 2023. Agniveer, a new short-term job program announced by the government for the military was launched in June 2022. Seventy-five percent of the recruits will be compulsorily retired after four years with no pension benefits.
Photo: Aijaz Rahi/AP


GERMANY – ‘Excuse me! Are you texting behind the wheel?’ A woman checks her outfit with a smartphone on the dashboard, sitting in her vintage car at a classic car meeting in Duesseldorf, Germany, Friday, Aug. 4, 2023.
Photo: Martin Meissner/AP


BRAZIL – Port explosion anniversary: A man jogs past Lebanese flags placed in honor of those who died in the 2020 Beirut port explosion on the third anniversary of the blast on Copacabana beach in Rio de Janeiro, Friday.
Photo: Silvia Izquierdo/AP


CHINA – Flooding aftermath: A woman pauses to react as she fails to find her house following a flood that devastated Nanxinfang village on the outskirts of Beijing, Friday.
Photo: Ng Han Guan/AP


WASHINGTON STATE – Football under the sun: Members of the Seattle Seahawks offense, including wide receiver Matt Landers (17), wide receiver Tyler Lockett (16) and running back SaRodorick Thompson Jr. (29) warm up during the NFL football team’s training camp, Thursday.
Photo: Lindsey Wasson/AP


VIRGINIA – Leaving on a jet plane, and just plain annoyed: Former President Donald Trump walks over to speak with reporters before he boards a plane at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, Thursday.
Photo: Alex Brandon/AP


PORTUGAL – Where’s Waldo? It’s World Youth Day: Pope Francis arrives as he attends a gathering at the “Eduardo VII Park” with young people participating into the 37th World Youth Day, in Lisbon, Thursday.
Photo: Gregorio Borgia/AP


WASHINGTON D.C. – Trump’s airplane captured by photographer flying near Washington Monument: Brought back to D.C. for an appearance at his indictment in the Capitol Riot case, former President Trump appears to buzz the Washington Monument as he approaches Reagan National Airport, Thursday.
Photo: Jess Rapfogel/AP


INDIA – Hindu Festival: Artists prepare idols of the elephant-headed Hindu god Ganesha and other deities a month before the Ganesh Chaturthi festival in Hyderabad.
Photo: Mahesh Kumar/AP


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