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A message reading "Tokyo 2020 We Believe", made up of 2,020 candles, is displayed at Zojoji temple in Tokyo September 5, 2013.
Amount isthree times more than any previous summer Games, there is huge enthusiasm among the Japanese for the Games, and the public have rushed in their millions to buy tickets
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June 25, 2019
Trump Kim Summit Day in Photos
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White House downplays chance of another Kim-Trump summit
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June 25, 2019
President Donald Trump, left, North Korea leader Kim Jong Un
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Trump administration should consider adopting flexible step-by-step approach toward full denuclearization of North Korea starting with freezing its fissile material production, experts say
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June 25, 2019
FILE - In this Dec. 1, 2018, photo, President Donald Trump, second from right, meets with China's President Xi Jinping, second from left, during their bilateral meeting at the G20 Summit, in Buenos Aires, Argentina.
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Two presidents meeting this week at G-20 summit, hoping to ease escalating trade war  
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June 25, 2019
Uighur supporters march towards the Chinese Embassy after a Uighur protest rally at Dupont Circle in Washington on Tues. July 7, 2009. Sunday's violence in China's Xinjiang region between Muslim Uighurs and ethnic Han Chinese has killed at least 156…
More than a million Uighurs and other ethnic minorities are forcibly incarcerated in so-called re-education centers in China’s Xinjiang province
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June 25, 2019
The Executive Director of U.N. Women, Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, speaks during the Women's Forum Americas in Mexico City, Mexico, May 30, 2019.
UN says women's rights have advanced over the past decades but gender inequality and violence still exists within families
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June 25, 2019
A rescue team carries a wounded worker at a collapsed building in Sihanoukville, Cambodia, June 22, 2019.
'I should not have brought them here,' said one woman who recruited family members to work on the site
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June 25, 2019