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May 18, 2021

Rough sea in the aftermath of Cyclone Tauktae, near the Gateway of India, in Mumbai.

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91 year old Smt. Snehalata Dutta gets discharged after she recovers from COVID-19, at Mohkhuli Model Hospital COVID-19 care center in Tinsukia District.

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Workers put an oxygen container procured by Indian Oil Corp Ltd from SSB Cryogenic, inside IAF's C-17 aircraft scheduled to depart for Pune.

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Children playing in a dam at the Dahisar River, Sanjay Gandhi National Park as the Cyclone Tauktae approached heavy rainfall for 12 hours which lashed various areas in Mumbai.

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View of sunset along with the deserted road of Burrabazar during the COVID-induced lockdown in Kolkata.

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Prime Minister Narendra Modi interacts with state and district officials across the country about COVID-19 management, Delhi.

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View of sunset along with the deserted road of Burrabazar during the COVID-induced lockdown in Kolkata.

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A medical worker sorts medical waste before sending for disposal, at a COVID-19 hospital in Kolkata.

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A Palestinian demonstrator uses a slingshot behind the smoke of burning tires during clashes with Israeli troops at the northern entrance of the West Bank city of Ramallah. At least one protester was killed and more than 70 others wounded, including 16 by live fire, in clashes with Israeli troops in Ramallah, Bethlehem, Hebron and other cities, according to the Palestinian Health Ministry. The Israeli army said two soldiers were wounded by gunshots to the leg.

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A waterlogged road after heavy rain due to cyclone Tauktae in Surat.

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A notice put up at the gate of Hebbal Crematorium states non-availabity of further slots, during the second wave of coronavirus in Bengaluru.

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Spanish Army soldiers clash with migrants near the border of Morocco and Spain, at the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. Ceuta, a Spanish city of 85,000 in northern Africa, faces a humanitarian crisis after thousands of Moroccans took advantage of relaxed border control in their country to swim or paddle in inflatable boats into European soil.

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People place sand bags to create a temporary embankment along a beach during rough sea after damage to coastal areas by Cyclone 'Tauktae' in Thiruvananthapuram.

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NDRF personnel clear a road, obstructed by felling of trees, after Cyclone Tauktae made landfall, in Gujarat.

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Lok Sabha member Vijayvasant visits the area where thousands of banana trees collapsed due to cyclone Tauktae, in Kanyakumari.

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City streets wear a deserted look during the COVID-induced lockdown in Bhubaneswar.

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People arriving from other states register themselves during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown in Kanyakumari district.

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Garbage collects near the boats anchored at Gateway of India in Mumbai.

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Broken trees branches due to cyclone Tauktae being cleared from a road in Mumbai.

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Relative of a COVID-19 patient react due to non-availability of bed at a COVID-19 hospital during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Commuters try to wade through a flooded road after heavy rainfall due to cyclone Tauktae in Ahmedabad.

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Collapsed shade at a roadside eatery due to strong winds during the landfall process of Cyclone Tauktae, in Kodinar town of Gir-Somnath.

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Villagers try to erect an electric poll which collapsed due to strong winds during the landfall process of Cyclone Tauktae, in Kodinar town of Gir-Somnath.

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A health worker administers a COVID-19 vaccine to a woman during the second wave of coronavirus, in Noida.

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Israeli soldier fires teargas during clashes with Palestinians at the Hawara checkpoint, south of the West Bank city of Nablus.

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Children play volleyball on a waterlogged street after heavy rain due to cyclone Tauktae in Nalasopara.

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Newly crowned Miss Universe, Andrea Meza of Mexico, poses for the media during her visit to the Empire State Building in New York.

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Mourners attend the funeral of Yigal Yehoshua, 56, at a cemetery in Hadid, central Israel. Yehoshua died of wounds sustained when his car was pelted with rocks during Israeli Arab riots in the Israeli city of Lod.

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A portion of a road along the Kappad beach washed away due to rough sea weather conditions, induced by Cyclone 'Tauktae' in Kozhikode.

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A group of migrants arrive outside a holding centre for migrants the Spanish North African enclave of Melilla, Spain. A large group of Africans crossed into Melilla on the North African coast in the early hours by jumping over the enclave's double fence. Spain said around 6,000 people had earlier crossed the border into Spain's other North Africa enclave of Ceuta.

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Israeli police officers detain a Palestinian youth during a protest against Israel's air strikes on the Gaza Strip and the violent confrontations between Israeli security forces and Palestinians, in Jerusalem's Old City.

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Migrant labourers return from Delhi owing to COVID-induced lockdown there, at Gazole of Malda district in West Bengal.

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Delhi Police's Crime Branch brings Navneet Kalra for interrogation in connection with alleged black marketing of oxygen concentrators, at his Khan Chacha restaurant in New Delhi.

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Health workers give a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to elderly women at a Drive-In vaccination center in Nagpur.

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Restoration works underway at the Gateway of India in the aftermath of Cyclone Tauktae, in Mumbai.

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A man protests with a herd of sheep outside Raj Bhawan in Kolkata.

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A portion of Valiyathura beach washed away due to rough sea weather conditions, induced by Cyclone 'Tauktae' in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Assam Chief Minister Dr.Himanta Biswa Sarma inspects the stock of ICU beds, oxygen availability and other medical infrastructure at Tezpur Medical College & Hospital (TMCH).

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Closed shops at Khan Market area during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Residents paste 'missing' posters of actress and local MP Hema Malini, over her alleged absence in her parliamentary constituency during Covid-19 pandemic, at Vrindavan, Mathura.

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A medic, wearing a PPE, conducts random COVID-19 testing of street vendors during the second wave of coronavirus, near Charbagh Railway Station in Lucknow.

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An Israeli drone files over Gaza City. The Israeli military unleashed a wave of heavy airstrikes Monday on the Gaza Strip, saying it destroyed 15 kilometers (9 miles) of militant tunnels and the homes of nine Hamas commanders as international diplomats worked to end the weeklong war that has killed hundreds of people.

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A man inspects damage to an apartment in a residential building after it was hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, in Ashdod, southern Israel.

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An Israeli artillery unit fires toward targets in the Gaza Strip, at the Israeli Gaza border.

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People inspect the rubble of destroyed residential building that was hit by an Israeli airstrike, in Gaza City.

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Rockets are launched from the Gaza Strip to Israel.

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A sandal lies on the ground after a house was hit by early morning Israeli airstrikes in Beit Lahyia, northern Gaza Strip. The Israeli military unleashed a wave of heavy airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, saying it destroyed 15 kilometers (9 miles) of militant tunnels and the homes of nine Hamas commanders as international diplomats worked to end the weeklong war that has killed hundreds of people.

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Mangled remains of vehicles after a tree collapsed on them, uprooted by strong winds induced by Cyclone 'Tauktae' in Mumbai.

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Journalists and others run to take cover during an Israeli airstrike on the upper floors of a commercial building near the Health Ministry in Gaza City.

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A Palestinian firefighter extinguishes a fire from a beach side cafe after it was hit by an Israeli airstrike, in Gaza City.

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Needy people stand in a queue to collect food during COVID-induced lockdown in Kolkata.

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Men lie on the ground after arriving in the Spanish territory at the border of Morocco and Spain, at the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. Ceuta, a Spanish city of 85,000 in northern Africa, faces a humanitarian crisis after thousands of Moroccans took advantage of relaxed border control in their country to swim or paddle in inflatable boats into European soil. Around 6,000 people had crossed by Tuesday morning since the first arrivals began in the early hours of Monday, including 1,500 who are presumed to be teenagers.

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Palestinian rescue workers carry the remains of a man found next to a beachside cafe after it was hit by an Israeli airstrike, in Gaza City.

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Migrants leave for their native states from inter-state bus terminal at Kaushambhi, during the second wave of the coronavirus, in Ghaziabad.

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Migrants, travelling from Kerala, arrive at Santragachi Railway Station during the second wave of coronavirus, in Howrah district.

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A farmer inspects the damage caused to his banana plants due to strong winds and rainfall owing to Cyclone Tauktae, at Chachegaon Village in Karad.

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Vehicles ply on a flooded street following heavy rains, in Hyderabad.

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An Israeli soldier inspects damage to an apartment in a residential building after it was hit by a rocket fired from the Gaza Strip, in Ashdod, southern Israel.

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A damaged car after a tree fell on it due to a storm triggered by Cyclone Tauktae, at Khar in Mumbai.

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Workers carry firewood for pyres of COVID-19 victims at Ghazipur crematorium in New Delhi.

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Rescued crew members of barge Gal Construction after they were brought at INS Shikra in Mumbai.

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Tin sheets lie on a road after being detached from the roofs of a few shops due to strong winds, induced by Cyclone 'Tauktae' in Surat.

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Fishermen on a fishing boat try to recover their smaller boat which had drifted away due to rough sea owing to Cyclone Tauktae, in Mumbai.

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A ice cream company's employees distribute ice-creams among policemen on duty, as a token of gratitude during ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, in Hyderabad.

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Tree uprooted and damaged due to heavy rainfall at Dadar in Mumbai.

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A tree falls after heavy rainfall at Bandra in Mumbai.

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A health worker takes swab sample for COVID-19 tests, at Anand Vihar Bus Terminal, in New Delhi.

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This photograph provided by Indian Navy shows one of the people rescued from the Arabian Sea being brought for medical attention at naval air station INS Shikra in Mumbai. The Indian Navy is working to rescue crew members from a sunken barge and a second cargo vessel that was adrift Tuesday off the coast of Mumbai after Cyclone Tauktae struck the western coast.

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This photograph provided by Indian Navy shows one of the men rescued from the Arabian Sea being brought for medical attention at naval air station INS Shikra in Mumbai.

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A deserted flyover which connects to Howrah bridge, during COVID-induced lockdown in Kolkata.

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A medical worker takes swap sample of a woman for COVID-19 test at a healthcare centre in Agra.

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Family members shift a COVID-19 patient to Level-3 ward of Swaroop Rani Nehru hospital in Prayagraj.

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Police stands vigil after TMC leaders arrested by CBI yesterday being admitted for their health condition at Woodburn block of SSKM hospital in Kolkata.

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Congress State PresidentĀ Kuldeep Singh Rathore stages a protest against the state government at Ridge in Shimla.

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A worker prepares for the supply of medical oxygen at Hallet Hospital, amid rise in COVID-19 cases, in Kanpur.

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Sikh volunteers unload oxygen cylinders to support COVID-19 patients for free, at a gurudwara in Indirapuram, Ghaziabad

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Debris of a compound wall which collapsed due to Cyclone Tauktae, at Vasant Vihar in Thane. The cyclone made landfall near the Union Territory of Diu causing heavy rain in coastal regions.

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NDRF personnel clear a fallen tree from a road after Cyclone Tauktae caused widesprted damage in Valsad, Gujarat.

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Municipal workers clear trees from roads after heavy rainfall in Mumbai.

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A car stands damaged by a fallen tree after heavy rainfall in Mumbai.

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Needy people queue up for free food being distributes by volunters during the COVID -19 lockdown, in Guwahati.

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COVID-19 patients undergo treatment at Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID Care Centre at the Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib, in New Delhi.

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Beneficiaries stand in a queue to recieve COVID-19 vaccine dose at a vaccination centre in Varanasi.

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Homeless and migrant labourers affected by the Covid-19 lockdown being served cooked food, in New Delhi.

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People wait in queues to receive Covid-19 vaccine dose, at Tej Bahadur Sapru Hospital, in Prayagraj.

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Cloudy and rainy weather over Ganga river in Varanasi.

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A medical worker inoculates a beneficiary with a dose of COVID-19 vaccine atĀ Moti Lal Nehru Medical College in Prayagraj.

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Beneficiaries stand in a queue to recieve COVID-19 vaccine dose at a vaccination center in Mathura.

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Spanish Guardia Civil officers try to stop people from Morocco swimming and entering into the Spanish territory at the border of Morocco and Spain, at the Spanish enclave of Ceuta. Authorities in Spain say that around 1,000 Moroccan migrants have crossed into Spanish territory.

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Houthi supporters attend during a protest against Israeli attacks on Palestinians in Gaza, in Sanaa, Yemen.

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A Palestinian hurls back a tear gas canister fired by Israeli soldiers during clashes with Israeli troops at the Hawara checkpoint, south of the West Bank city of Nablus.

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Bangladeshi journalist Rozina Islam, center, is escorted by police to a court in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Police in Bangladesh's capital have arrested the prominent journalist on charges of stealing and photographing sensitive state information.

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Members of Ram Lal Suraj Devi Ranka Trust donate oxygen cylinders, oximeters, oxygen concentrators, masks, sanitizer and other material to the BSF Hospital to fight against COVID-19, in Bikaner.

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People buy vegetables at a wholesale vegetable market, during the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown, in Gurugram.

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The Badrinath Temple during the opening of its portals, in Chamoli district of Uttarakhand.

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Homeless and migrant labourers affected by the Covid-19 lockdown being served cooked food, in New Delhi.

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Homeless and migrant labourers affected by the Covid-19 lockdown being served cooked food, in New Delhi.

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This photograph provided by National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) shows NDRF personnel clearing a tree trunk from a road at Mahuva town in Bhavnagar district, in Gujarat.

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TMC leader and State Transport Minister Firhad Hakim comes out of the CBI office, Nizam Palace, in Kolkata. The Calcutta High Court issued a stay order on the bail of the four All India Trinamool Congress leaders who were arrested Monday in the Narada sting case.

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TMC leader Madan Mitra comes out of the CBI office, Nizam Palace, in Kolkata. The Calcutta High Court issued a stay order on the bail of the four All India Trinamool Congress leaders who were arrested Monday in the Narada sting case.

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TMC leader and State Minister Subrata Mukherjee comes out of the CBI office, Nizam Palace, in Kolkata. The Calcutta High Court issued a stay order on the bail of the four All India Trinamool Congress leaders who were arrested Monday in the Narada sting case.

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TMC leader Sovan Chatterjee comes out of the CBI office, Nizam Palace, in Kolkata. The Calcutta High Court issued a stay order on the bail of the four All India Trinamool Congress leaders who were arrested Monday in the Narada sting case.

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An officer speaks on walkie-talkie as the Bastion anti-ship missile systems take positions on the Alexandra Land island near Nagurskoye, Russia. Bristling with missiles and radar, Russia's northernmost military base projects the country's power and influence across the Arctic from a remote, desolate island amid an intensifying international competition for the region's vast resources. Russia's northernmost military outpost sits on the 80th parallel North, projecting power over wide swathes of Arctic amid an intensifying international rivalry over the polar region's vast resources.

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A Palestinian man inspects the damage of a six-story building which was destroyed by an early morning Israeli airstrike, in Gaza City. Israel carried out a wave of airstrikes on what it said were militant targets in Gaza, leveling a six-story building in downtown Gaza City, and Palestinian militants fired dozens of rockets into Israel early Tuesday, the latest in the fourth war between the two sides, now in its second week.

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Vice President Kamala Harris watches as President Joe Biden takes a question from a reporter after speaking about distribution of COVID-19 vaccines, in the East Room of the White House in Washington.

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Journalists and others run to take cover during an Israeli airstrike on the upper floors of a commercial building near the Health Ministry in Gaza City.

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Ziad Nakhaleh, the leader of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad group speaks during a rally organized by Lebanon's militant Hezbollah group to express solidarity with the Palestinian people, in the southern suburb of Beirut, Lebanon. Nakhaleh has made a rare public appearance in Beirut where he vowed that his group will keep fighting Israel that he described as "weaker than a spider's web".

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Long COVID patient Rohit Patel takes a seat during a visit to the Long COVID Clinic at King George Hospital in Ilford, London. At King George Hospital, a clinic has been set up to help patients suffering months after they were infected with COVID-19. It's one of 83 "long COVID" clinics in England where medics and patients are grappling with the enduring effects of the virus.

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Young fans enjoy seeing Winnie The Pooh, and Tigger too, at the Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World, in Lake Buena Vista, Fla, after Disney Co. eased face mask requirements over the weekend. Guests are allowed to go maskless in outdoor areas of the parks. Indoor attractions, shops and Disney transportation at the resort all still require masks.

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An Israeli air strike hits a building in Gaza City. The Israeli military unleashed a wave of heavy airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, saying it destroyed 15 kilometers (9 miles) of militant tunnels and the homes of nine Hamas commanders as international diplomats worked to end the weeklong war that has killed hundreds of people.

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French President Emmanuel Macron, right, welcomes President of the Sudanese Transitional Council General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, left, for a dinner with leaders of African states, at the Elysee Palace, in Paris. French President Emmanuel Macron announced the cancellation of Sudan's $5 billion debt to France in an effort to support the country's transitional leadership and help its crippled economy recovering, at a Paris conference gathering African leaders and international creditors.

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Israeli soldiers cheer as they take photos of themselves at an artillery position along the Israel Gaza border.

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An Israeli air strike hits a building in Gaza City. The Israeli military unleashed a wave of heavy airstrikes on the Gaza Strip, saying it destroyed 15 kilometers (9 miles) of militant tunnels and the homes of nine Hamas commanders as international diplomats worked to end the weeklong war that has killed hundreds of people.

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European Union foreign policy chief Josep Borrell, center rear, and EU ambassadors attend a meeting of European Union foreign ministers, via video link, at the European Council building in Brussels. European Union foreign ministers debated Tuesday how to use the 27-nation bloc's political clout to help diplomatic efforts to end the fighting between the Israeli armed forces and Palestinian militants.

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Palestinian supporters are moved by police during a demonstration near the United Nations headquarters in New York.

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