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Indian men line up at a registration office set up in a technical college in the northern Indian city of Lucknow, where they hope to sign up to work in Israel. Diaa Hadid/NPR hide caption

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With Palestinian laborers shut out of Israel, Indian workers line up for jobs there

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This image provided by the Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency/Takara Tomy/Sony Group Corporation/Doshisha University shows an image taken by a Lunar Excursion Vehicle 2 (LEV-2) of a robotic moon rover called Smart Lander for Investigating Moon, or SLIM, on the moon. AP hide caption

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Indonesian presidential candidate Prabowo Subianto, the current defense minister, addresses supporters at an event Wednesday in Jakarta, Indonesia. Oscar Siagian/Getty Images hide caption

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Ex-general Prabowo Subianto claims victory in Indonesia's presidential election

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Temu has soared in popularity since it launched in 2022. Here, a photo illustration shows the Temu app in an app store reflected in videos of Temu consumers in Washington, D.C. Stefani Reynolds/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Pakistan's former prime minister and leader of the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz party Shehbaz Sharif speaks during a press conference in Lahore on Feb. 13, 2024. ARIF ALI/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Presidential candidates from left, Ganjar Pranowo, Prabowo Subianto and Anies Baswedan hold hands as they pose for photographers after the first presidential candidates' debate in Jakarta, Indonesia, Dec. 12. Tatan Syuflana/AP hide caption

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Pakistan's former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif (center) addresses supporters next to his brother, Shehbaz Sharif (right) and daughter Maryam Nawaz following initial results of the country's parliamentary election, in Lahore, Pakistan, Friday. K.M. Chaudary/AP hide caption

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Pakistan voters queue to cast their ballots at a polling station in Pakistan's general election on Feb. 8, in Wahgrian, Pakistan. The elections have direct implications for Pakistan's global credibility, particularly in strategic and economic relationships. Rebecca Conway/Getty Images hide caption

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Pakistanis wait for election results

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In this image released Feb. 7, 2024, by the Office of the President of South Korea, South Korean President Yoon Suk Yeol gives a pre-recorded interview to the KBS network at the presidential office, on Sunday, Feb. 4, 2024, in Seoul, South Korea. AP hide caption

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An investor looks at screens showing stock market movements at a securities company in Fuyang in China's eastern Anhui province on Jan. 17. STR/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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Question marks over China's economy have stocks on a long downward slide

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Samsung Electronics Chairman Lee Jae-yong, center, arrives at the Seoul Central District Court in Seoul, South Korea, Monday, Feb. 5, 2024. A Seoul court acquitted Lee of financial crimes. Ahn Young-joon/AP hide caption

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The new documentary Agent of Happiness follows Bhutanese bureaucrats who survey people about their state of mind. From left: director Dorottya Zurbó, happiness agents Amber Kumar Gurung and Guna Raj Kuikel, and director Arun Bhattarai. DDA hide caption

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A head of resident community, Kim Jeoung-hee opens up a shelter on Yeonpyeong Island, South Korea, Jan. 8, 2024. Kim Hong-Ji/Reuters hide caption

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Loudspeakers in a village of Yeonpyeong island, near the Northern Limit Line sea boundary with North Korea, on Jan. 6, a day after North Korean shelling. North Korea fired an artillery barrage near two South Korean border islands on Jan. 5, Seoul's defense ministry said, prompting a live-fire drill by the South's military. Jung Yeon-Je/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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As North Korea launches missiles and artillery, this island's residents are terrified

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An SAIC Volkswagen plant is seen in the outskirts of Urumqi in northwestern China's Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region, Thursday, April 22, 2021. Mark Schiefelbein/AP hide caption

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Former Prime Minister Imran Khan listens to a member of the media during a talk with reporters regarding the current political situation and the ongoing cases against him at his residence in Lahore, Pakistan, on Aug. 3, 2023. K.M. Chaudary/AP hide caption

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South Korea's President Yoon Suk Yeol sits with his wife Kim Keon Hee, after he addressed MPs in the Royal Gallery during a visit to the Palace of Westminster on Nov. 21, 2023 in London, England. WPA Pool/Getty Images hide caption

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