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Our world in photos: September 19

September 19, 2023 Brooklyn Eagle Staff
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LIBYA — Nature’s revenge? The death toll rises: Rescuers and relatives of victims set up tents in front of collapsed buildings in Derna, Libya, Monday, Sept. 18, 2023. Some 11,300 people died when two dams collapsed during Mediterranean storm Daniel last week sending a wall of water gushing through the city, according to the Red Crescent aid group. A further 10,000 people are missing, and presumed dead.
Photo: Muhammad J. Elalwany/AP


ST. PETERSBURG — On the fashion runway, dressed for success: A dachshund dressed as a leo walks a podium during a dachshund parade festival in St. Petersburg, Russia, Saturday, Sept. 16, 2023.
Photo: Dmitri Lovetsky/AP


BELGRADE — Tied in human knots: Zaurbek Sidakov of Russia, left, and Kyle Douglas Dake of the US compete in their men’s freestyle 74 kg wrestling final match during the Wrestling World Championships in Belgrade, Serbia, Monday, Sept. 18, 2023.
Photo: Darko Vojinovic/AP


ENGLAND — Airborne for glory, back to Earth for a score: Burnley goalkeeper James Trafford dives in vain as Nottingham Forest’s Callum Hudson-Odoi scores during the English Premier League soccer match between Burnley and Nottingham Forest at City Ground, Nottingham, England, Monday Sept. 18, 2023.
Photo: Tim Goode/PA via AP


NEW YORK — A healthy civil disobedience, this one downtown: Climate activists protest outside the Federal Reserve Bank of New York to call for an end to the use of fossil fuels, Monday, in New York.
Photo: Jason DeCrow/AP


UNITED KINGDOM — David Bowie’s Burberry reincarnate: A model wears a creation for the Burberry Spring Summer 2024 fashion collection on Monday, in London.
Photo: Scott Garfitt/Invision via AP


GERMANY — Can’t live without our iPhones: A woman photographs a rainbow with a phone as the sun sets in Berlin, Monday.
Photo: Markus Schreiber/AP


ITALY — Migrants from Tunisia bound for Italy: An Italian Coast Guard boat carries migrants as tourists on boat, foreground, watch, near the port of the Sicilian island of Lampedusa, southern Italy, Monday. The Italian Cabinet met Monday to adopt new measures to crack down on migration after the southern island of Lampedusa was again overwhelmed by a wave of arrivals from Tunisia and the migration issue again took center stage in Europe with talk of a naval blockade.
Photo: Cecilia Fabiano/LaPresse via AP


VIRGINIA — Free at last! Family members embrace freed American Emad Shargi after he and four fellow detainees were released in a prisoner swap deal between U.S. and Iran, as he arrives at Davison Army Airfield, Tuesday, in Fort Belvoir.
Photo: Jonathan Ernst/pool via AP


INDIA — Canadian conflict: An Indian paramilitary soldier stands guard next to a police barricade outside the Canadian High Commission in New Delhi, Tuesday. Tensions between India and Canada are high after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s government expelled a top Indian diplomat and accused India of having links to the assassination in Canada of Sikh leader Hardeep Singh Nijjar, a strong supporter of an independent Sikh homeland.
Photo: Altaf Qadri/AP


RUSSIAN FEDERATION — Gershkovich detained: Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich stands in a glass cage in a courtroom at the Moscow City Court, Tuesday. A Russian court on Tuesday is scheduled to hear a defense appeal of Wall Street Journal reporter Evan Gershkovich against the decision to extend his period of detention.
Photo: Dmitry Serebryakov/AP


NORTH CAROLINA — Comfort from a teamate: Carolina Panthers quarterback Bryce Young talks to linebacker Shaq Thompson as he leaves the field after being hurt during the first half of an NFL football game against the New Orleans Saints Monday, in Charlotte.
Photo: Jacob Kupferman/AP


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