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Europe
A voter casts her ballot at a polling station in Banja Luka, Bosnia and Herzegovina on October 2, 2022.

Ethnic tensions dominate as Bosnia votes

Voters cast ballots for tripartite presidency, parliamentarians and local races

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Technology & Science
View of Israel and surrounding areas as seen from the International Space Station as it orbited 257 miles above the Mediterranean on August 21, 2022.

Astronaut posts photos of Israel taken from space

Samantha Cristoforetti is the first European woman to take command of the International Space Station

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Sport
Serbia's Novak Djokovic serves the ball during the men's singles semifinal tennis match against Russia's Roman Safiullin at the Tel Aviv Watergen Open 2022 in Israel on October 1, 2022.

Novak Djokovic defends Israel visit, vaccination stance

'I think we all are trying to be the best that we can possibly be, and I stay true to my values'

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Latin America
This grab from an AFP video shows members of the Jewish Lev Tahor sect escaping from a detention shelter in Huixtla, Chiapas state, Mexico, on September 29, 2022.

Lev Tahor leaders released from Mexican jail

Lev Tahor was formed in 1988 in Israel and has been forced to move from country to country

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Asia & Pacific
Police officers and soldiers stand amid tear gas smoke after clashes between fans during a soccer match at Kanjuruhan Stadium in Malang, East Java, Indonesia, October 1, 2022.

At least 125 killed in riot, stampede at Indonesia soccer match

At one point, the death toll stood at 174, but was later revised to 125

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Latin America
Chilean President Gabriel Boric in Punta Arenas, Chile, on September 4, 2022.

Chile’s Boric accepts credentials of Israeli envoy

Gil Artzyeli was previously dismissed by the Chilean government over the death of a Palestinian teenager

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Sport
A Russian honor guard soldier salutes as Ukraine's Oleksandra Kononova stands during a medal ceremony at the 2014 Winter Paralympics in Krasnaya Polyana, Russia, on March 15, 2014.

Olympics chief may let Russian athletes who don’t back war compete

'Here comes our dilemma – this war has not been started by the Russian athletes'

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Africa
Young men chant slogans against the power of Lieutenant-Colonel Paul-Henri Damiba, against France, and pro-Russia in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso, on September 30, 2022.

African Union, EU condemn fresh coup in Burkina Faso

Coups are a familiar pattern in west and central Africa as Islamist insurgents wreak havoc across the Sahel

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Technology & Science
Cette capture d'écran vidéo réalisée à partir du livestream du Tesla AI Day 2022 montre Elon Musk debout sur la scène à côté d'Optimus le robot humanoïde à Palo Alto, en Californie, le 30 septembre 2022.

Elon Musk unveils humanoid ‘Optimus’ robot

The Tesla robot walks, waves, waters plants, but did not perform any complex tasks

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International
Disturbance in the water above the gas leak in the Baltic Sea, September 29, 2022.

US has much to gain from Nord Stream damage, Russia says

West rejects Putin’s claim it sabotaged Baltic gas pipelines

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Asia & Pacific
A TV screen showing a report about North Korea's missile launch is seen in Seoul, South Korea, October 1, 2022.

North Korea conducts 4th round of missile tests in a week

Pyongyang's 'obsession with nuclear weapons deepening the suffering of its own people'

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US / Canada
People evacuate after an apartment complex was totally flooded by rain from Hurricane Ian in Florida, the United States, on September 30, 2022.

Biden: Destruction from Hurricane Ian could be worst in US history

'We're just beginning to see the scale of that destruction,' Biden says, amid reports of 21 dead

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Latin America
Mexican authorities patrol the outskirts of Huixtla, Chiapas state, Mexico, on October 25, 2021.

Members of Jewish sect escape detention in Mexico

The Lev Tahor members were nabbed in a September 23 raid by Mexican authorities

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Europe
Climate activists demonstrate outside the European Parliament in Strasbourg, eastern France, on July 6, 2022.

Qatar energy envoy: Europe made sharp U-turn from green energy

'The growing economic burden has fizzled the euphoria over the series of energy transition plans'

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Europe
A woman lays flowers at a menorah monument close to a Babi Yar ravine where tens of thousands of Jews were killed during WWII, in Kyiv, Ukraine, September 29, 2020.

Ukraine's Zelensky visits Babyn Yar on massacre anniversary

'Any inhumane regimes pose a threat to all humanity,' Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky says

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Asia & Pacific
A woman standing with her phone next to the NSO Group company logo, outside the NSO Group offices in Sapir, southern Israel, on April 2, 2022.

Report: Senior Indonesian officials targeted by NSO spyware

Victims reportedly targeted using the ForcedEntry exploit, used to remotely hack into iPhones

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Sport
Les drapeaux de l'Algérie et du Maroc hissés côte à côte lorsque le président algérien avait accueilli le ministre marocain des Affaires étrangères le 24 janvier 2012 à Alger

Morocco demands Adidas pull Algerian jersey design

Morocco claims Adidas appropriated the 'zellige' ceramic design for Algeria's jerseys in the World Cup

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Africa
Family photographs of some of those who died hang on display in an exhibition at the Kigali Genocide Memorial Center in Kigali, Rwanda, on April 5, 2019.

Rwandan tycoon had key genocide role, trial hears

Felicien 'Kabuga didn't need to wield a rifle or a machete at a roadblock, rather he supplied weapons in bulk'

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Asia & Pacific
A TV screen shows a file image of North Korea's missile launch during a news program at the Seoul Railway Station in Seoul, South Korea, on September 29, 2022.

North Korea conducts 3rd ballistic missile launch this week

The launch comes hours after US Vice President Kamala Harris left South Korea

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Latin America
Humous

Jews, Arabs host hummus tournament in Brazil

'Together we make hummus, we make peace, we make a better future'

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US / Canada
Charlotte Harbor en Floride, à l'approche de l'ouragan Ian, 28 septembre 2022

Hurricane Ian hits Florida, leaves millions in dark

The National Hurricane Center says Ian's maximum sustained winds reached 150 miles per hour when it landed

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Europe
This file photo taken on November 8, 2011 shows a view of the Nord Stream gas pipeline in Lubmin, northeastern Germany.

Fourth leak detected at Nord Stream pipelines in Baltic Sea

Media reported that the latest leak was detected at the Nord Stream 2 pipeline

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Asia & Pacific
A poster with an image of deposed Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is held by an anti-coup protester during a rally near the Mandalay Railway Station in Mandalay, Myanmar, February 22, 2021.

Ex-Myanmar leader, Australian economist given more jail time

Both had been detained since a coup in February last year

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US / Canada
Palestinians clash with Israeli security forces, in the West Bank city of Jenin on September 28, 2022, following the arrest of armed members by Israeli forces.

US expresses concern over West Bank violence

The US brought up the topic of West Bank violence on three occasions on Wednesday