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Our world in photos: September 22

September 21, 2023 Brooklyn Eagle Staff
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WASHINGTON, DC — ‘Oh, those R words — Republicans and Russians’: Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy is welcomed to the Capitol in Washington, by House Minority Leader Hakeem Jeffries, D-N.Y., left, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2023. It is Zelenskyy’s second visit to Washington since Russia invaded and comes as President Joe Biden’s request to Congress for an additional $24 billion for Ukraine is hanging in the balance.
Photo: J. Scott Applewhite/AP


JAPAN — Digital tracking suit: A dancer demonstrates at the OptiTrack booth with its motion tracking device on the first day mainly for the media and businesses during the Game Show at the Makuhari Messe convention center in Chiba, east of Tokyo, Thursday, Sept. 21, 2023. The annual video game trade fair runs until Sunday.
Photo: Hiro Komae/AP


FLORIDA — Troublesome pop foul: Los Angeles Angels first baseman Nolan Schanuel can’t hang onto a pop foul by Tampa Bay Rays’ Harold Ramirez during the first inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023, in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Photo: Chris O’Meara/AP


CINCINNATI — Too hot to handle: Minnesota Twins center fielder Michael A. Taylor misses a line drive hit by Cincinnati Reds’ Luke Maile during the seventh inning of a baseball game, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023, in Cincinnati.
Photo: Joshua A. Bickel/AP


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COLOMBIA — ‘What kind of person is unhappy with the police?’ A worker stands in what is left of a spare parts warehouse after a deadly car bomb exploded behind a police station in Timba, Cauca, Colombia, Wednesday, Sept. 20, 2023.
Photo: Andres Quintero/AP


FRANCE — Who is that lurking in the shrubbery? Actually, it’s flowers, lovely flowers. Britain’s King Charles III and Queen Camilla visit the Flower Market Thursday, in Paris. The royal couple’s trip started Wednesday with a ceremony at Arc de Triomphe in Paris and a state dinner at the Palace of Versailles.
Photo: Christophe Ena/pool via AP


BRAZIL — Anxiously awaiting the court’s ruling: Indigenous people watch on a large television screen as the Supreme Court gets ready to decide on whether to overturn or maintain a ruling on the legality of boundaries for vast Indigenous lands, and whether Indigenous people can claim their right to be on some protected areas, in Brasilia, Wednesday.
Photo: Eraldo Peres/AP


ITALY — Digital ‘stacking’ of the Diesel runway: Models wear creations, reflected in a screen behind, as part of the Diesel women’s Spring Summer 2024 collection presented in Milan, Wednesday.
Photo: Luca Bruno/AP


IOWA — Patiently waiting to make an impact: Supporters wait to enter a rally, basically a ‘commit to caucus,’ for former President Donald Trump, Wednesday, in Maquoketa.
Photo: Charlie Neibergall/AP


FRANCE — Mick Jagger at the state dinner: Mick Jagger arrives for a state dinner held in honor of King Charles III and Queen Camilla, at the Chateau de Versailles, west of Paris, Wednesday. King Charles III of the United Kingdom starts a three-day state visit to France on Wednesday meant to highlight the friendship between the two nations with great pomp, after the trip was postponed in March amid widespread demonstrations against President Emmanuel Macron’s pension changes.
Photo: Christophe Ena/AP


WASHINGTON — Flailing at inflation, warning of economic pain to follow: Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell speaks during a news conference following the Federal Open Market Committee meeting, Wednesday, in D.C.
Photo: Jacquelyn Martin/AP


CALIFORNIA — ‘Should we go to dinner or what?’ A gaggle of geese floats near Treasure Island as a layer of smoke from Northern California wildfires hangs in San Francisco, Wednesday.
Photo: Stephen Lam/San Francisco Chronicle via AP


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