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Our world in photos: September 26

September 26, 2023 Brooklyn Eagle Staff
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CHINA — Tougher than rock, scissors, paper: China’s Ma Zhenzhao in white reacts as she fights Japan’s Takayama Rika in the women’s -78kg gold medal match at the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou, China, Tuesday, Sept. 26, 2023.
Photo: Vincent Thian/AP


ALASKA — Luring next gen fishermen: Juan Zuniga, a first-year deckhand on the Agnes Sabine, refuels the boat, Friday, June 23, 2023, in Kodiak, Alaska. For some young people who make the move to Alaska’s coasts, the industry is a way to make quick money, but not a forever job. “This is a pretty far place from where I live,” Zuniga said. “It’s a very big step out of my comfort zone.”
Photo: Joshua A. Bickel/AP


UKRAINE — Aerial view of continued destruction: Houses and armoured vehicle destroyed during the fighting between Russian and Ukrainian armed forces are seen in recently liberated Klishchiivka, Donetsk region, Ukraine, Sunday, Sept. 24, 2023.
Photo: Alex Babenko/AP


LOS ANGELES — Point and blow, homerun ritual: Texas Rangers’ Adolis Garcia celebrates while running the bases after hitting a home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game against the Los Angeles Angels, Monday, Sept. 25, 2023, in Anaheim, Calif.
Photo: Ryan S. Sun/AP


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PHOENIX — ‘This lake is so wide…’: Maricopa County Superior Court Judge John Hannah listens to arguments during the second day of the two-day bench trial brought by Kari Lake, former Arizona Republican candidate for governor, regarding a voting records request, Monday, Sept. 25, 2023, in Phoenix.
Photo: Ross D. Franklin, Pool/AP


HAWAII — Eyes front and back on devastation: Chuck Hogan, a resident on Kaniau Road, and his parrot, IIlani, are pictured during an interview at a checkpoint, Monday, in Lahaina. A small group of Lahaina residents returned to their devastated properties Monday for the first time since the Hawaii town was destroyed by wildfire nearly seven weeks earlier.
Photo: Mengshin Lin/AP


NEW JERSEY — Supporters, onlookers… and wires: Sen. Bob Menendez speaks during a press conference on Monday, Sept. 25, 2023, in Union City. Menendez and his wife have been indicted on charges of bribery.
Photo: Andres Kudacki/AP


GERMANY — Peaceful grazing, despite all the problems in the world: Young Icelandic mares graze on a meadow in Wehrheim near Frankfurt on a foggy Tuesday.
Photo: Michael Probst/AP


CHINA — Champion swimmer in Asian games: China’s Sun Jiajun competes during the men’s 4x100m medley relay swimming heat at the 19th Asian Games in Hangzhou, Tuesday.
Photo: Lee Jin-Man/AP


ITALY — ‘Did they spell my name right?’ Europe’s Team Captain Luke Donald holds and looks at the list of winners engraved on the Ryder Cup trophy as his team pose for the team photo at the Marco Simone Golf Club in Guidonia Montecelio, Tuesday.
Photo: Gregorio Borgia/AP


WASHINGTON D.C. — Strengthening U.S. alliances in the Pacific: President Joe Biden poses for a family photo with Pacific Islands Forum leaders at the White House in Washington, Monday.
Photo: Susan Walsh/AP


OHIO — Sometimes it’s ‘airball’: Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver Ja’Marr Chase (1) runs with the ball as Los Angeles Rams defensive back Russ Yeast (2) defends during the second half of an NFL football game, Monday, in Cincinnati.
Photo: Darron Cummings/AP


SOUTH CAROLINA — ‘Stay arm’s length, dear, people will talk’: Former President Donald Trump is greeted by Rep. Majorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga., as he arrives at Atlantic Aviation CHS in North Charleston, Monday.
Photo: Artie Walker Jr./AP


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