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Zimbabwean medical staff march on the streets of Harare, Thursday Sept. 19, 2019. Zimbabwean doctors protesting the alleged abduction of a union leader won a High court ruling allowing them to march and handover a petition to the parliament.The Zimbabwe Hospital Doctors Association has said its president, Peter Magombeyi, was abducted on Saturday after calling for a pay strike, and members say they will not return to work until he is found. (AP Photo/Tsvangirayi Mukwazhi)
Zimbabwe doctor is found alive after alleged abductionActivists in Zimbabwe say doctor whose alleged abduction led to days of protests is freed
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In this Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2019 photo, a billboard displays Arabic reads, "Death to America and Israel" and shows coffins bearing the U.S. flag, in Baghdad, Iraq. As the U.S. and Israel step up their efforts to contain Iran, countries in Tehran’s orbit are feeling the heat. Nowhere is that being felt more than in Iraq, where Shiite forces tied to Iran pose a growing challenge to the government’s authority. (AP Photo/Khalid Mohammed)
Iraq's stability on the line as US, Iran tensions soarAs US, Israel step up efforts to contain Iran, countries in Tehran's orbit feel the heat
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People participate in the Global Strike 4 Climate rally in Hong Kong, Friday, Sept. 20, 2019. A day of worldwide demonstrations calling for action to guard against climate change began ahead a U.N. summit in New York. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
Global climate protests begin in Australia before UN summitTens of thousands of protesters have rallied around Australia as a day of worldwide demonstrations began ahead of a U.N. climate summit in New York
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2019 file photo, leader of the Yisrael Beiteinu right-wing nationalist party Avigdor Liberman arrives to vote with is wife Ella in the settlement of Nokdim, West Bank. In Israel's secular heartland, the role of religion in daily life played a central role in this week's deadlocked election. Lieberman positioned himself as the primary power broker by making it his signature cause and defecting from Netanyahu's camp over what he called its capitulation to the ultra-Orthodox.  (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov, File)
Israel's election highlights secular-religious divideIn Israel's secular heartland, the role of religion in daily life played a central role in this week's deadlocked election
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The German icebreaker and research vessel Polarstern at shore in Tromso, Norway, Wednesday Sept. 19, 2019. Scientists from more than a dozen nations are preparing to launch the biggest and most complex research expedition ever attempted in the central Arctic. About 100 researchers will set sail Friday from Tromso, Norway, aboard the German icebreaker Polarstern in an effort to understand how climate change is affecting the Arctic and regions beyond. (Rune Stoltz Bertinussen/NTB Scanpix via AP)
Scientists prepare for year-long expedition to Arctic centerScientists from more than a dozen nations are preparing to launch the biggest and most complex research expedition ever attempted in the central Arctic
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Splendora Police officers Lt. Troy Teller, left, and Cpl. Jacob Rutherford guide a boat carrying Maria, Ramiro, Jr., Ramiro and and Veronica Lopez from their flooded neighborhood inundated by rains from Tropical Depression Imelda inundates the area on Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Spendora, Texas. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Mexico's Los Cabos braces for approaching storm LorenaOwners have pulled boats from the water and shopkeepers put plywood over windows and doors as Tropical Storm Lorena bears down on Mexico's resort-studded Los Cabos area, predicted to arrive Friday at hurricane force
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Splendora Police officer Mike Jones carries Ramiro Lopez Jr.'s dog, Panthea, from a boat after the officers rescued the family from their flooded neighborhood as rains from Tropical Depression Imelda inundated the area, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019, in Splendora, Texas. (Brett Coomer/Houston Chronicle via AP)
Hurricane rips roofs, cuts power in Bermuda, but no deathsHurricane Humberto blew off rooftops, toppled trees and knocked out power as it blew past the British Atlantic island of Bermuda
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Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau addresses the media in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Trudeau's campaign was hit Wednesday by the publication of a yearbook photo showing him in brownface makeup at a 2001 costume party. The prime minister apologized and said "it was a dumb thing to do." (Sean Kilpatrick/The Canadian Press via AP)
Canada's Trudeau comes under fire over brownface photoCanadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a champion of diversity and immigration, is under fire over a brownface photo
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In this picture taken with low shutter speed, vehicles passes in front of a banner showing Saudi King Salman, with Arabic that reads "We pledge you to listen and obey" at a shopping mall, in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Any attack on Iran by the U.S. or Saudi Arabia will spark an "all-out war," Tehran's top diplomat warned Thursday, raising the stakes as Washington and Riyadh weigh a response to a drone-and-missile strike on the kingdom's oil industry that shook global energy markets. (AP Photo/Amr Nabil)
Iran envoy: 'All-out war' to result if hit for Saudi attackIranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif is warning that any US or Saudi military strike on Iran will result in 'all-out war'
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Man walks at the parking lot of the PBS factory in in Velka Bites, Czech Republic, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. Small engines built by Czech firm PBS Aerospace are believed to have been used in an attack last weekend that targeted the heart of Saudi Arabia's oil industry. (AP Photo/Petr David Josek)
The Latest: Top Iranian officials get US visas for UN eventIran says says its president and foreign minister have received US visas from the United States for next week's U.N. General Assembly meeting in New York
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U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo meets with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohamed bin Zayed al-Nahyan in Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. (Mandel Ngan/Pool via AP)
US military presenting range of options to Trump on IranThe Pentagon will present a broad range of military options to President Donald Trump on Friday as he considers how to respond to what administration officials say was an unprecedented Iranian attack on Saudi Arabia's oil industry
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Injured men receive treatment at a hospital after a suicide attack in Zabul, Afghanistan, Thursday, Sept. 19, 2019. A powerful early morning suicide truck bomb devastated a hospital in southern Afghanistan on Thursday. (AP Photo/Ahmad Wali Sarhadi)
Governor: Suicide bomb in southern Afghanistan kills 20An Afghan official says a powerful suicide truck bombing outside a hospital in the capital of southern Zabul province has killed 20 and injured 97 others
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