A detention center outside the town of Rudninkai, Lithuania. Asylum seekers illegally crossed the border from Belarus, allegedly with the assistance of the Minsk government.
Taliban fighters stand guard in front of the Hamid Karzai International Airport in Kabul, Afghanistan, Monday. Thousands of people packed into the airport, rushing the tarmac and pushing onto planes in desperate attempts to flee the country after the Taliban took over.
People enjoy the May sunshine from the cafe terraces of Brussels' Grand Place. On Friday, European Union added the United States to the list of countries whose citizens and residents should be allowed to travel freely within the bloc.
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Protesters pull down a statue of slave trader Edward Colston during a Black Lives Matter protest on College Green, Bristol, England, on Sunday. The protest grew in response to the recent killing of George Floyd by police officers in Minneapolis that sparked large demonstrations across the United States and spread to other countries.
A statue of King Leopold II of Belgium is pictured on June 4 in Antwerp after it was set on fire the night before. Activists want statues of the colonial-era monarch removed.
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Home care worker Rosalinda De Pooter, wearing a face mask, plays a table game with her client Josephine Claes, 76, during a partial lockdown against the spread of COVID-19 in Booischot, Belgium on April 27, 2020.
President Trump speaks as he points to China on a chart showing death rates per 100,000 inhabitants during a coronavirus task force briefing on April 18. Belgium surged to the top of the chart because authorities are including all deaths that are even suspected of being caused by the virus, whether the deceased was tested or not.
Former Turkish naval officer Cafer Topkaya, purged from his NATO job and jailed for more than a year, looks back through diary entries he made while in Sincan prison near Ankara. Topkaya escaped Turkey while on conditional release from prison and returned to Belgium.