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Vice President Kamala Harris speaks on the 59th commemoration of the Bloody Sunday Selma bridge crossing on Sunday in Selma, Ala. Harris called for an "immediate ceasefire" in Gaza in her remarks but reiterated that Israel has "a right to defend itself." Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images hide caption

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U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris speaks on the 59th commemoration of "Bloody Sunday" in Selma, Ala., on Sunday. Elijah Nouvelage/Getty Images hide caption

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Harris calls for Gaza cease-fire; France to constitutionally enshrine abortion rights

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Psychologist Redah Hussin leads an art therapy class for Bedouin children. Between an uptick in settler violence and the war in Gaza, Palestinians are dealing with multiple mental health stressors. Ayman Oghanna for NPR hide caption

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French lawmakers applaud after National Assembly President Yael Braun-Pivet announced the result of the vote during a joint session of parliament in the Palace of Versailles, southwestern of Paris, on Monday, to anchor the right to abortion in the country's constitution. Emmanuel Dunande/Pool/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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France makes history by enshrining abortion rights in its constitution

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A Ukrainian soldier stands in front of a Marder infantry fighting vehicle at the German forces Bundeswehr training area in Munster, Germany, on Feb. 20, 2023. Gregor Fischer/AP hide caption

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Ibrahim, 12, speaks to his grandmother, who lives in Gaza, from his home in Ramallah in the Israeli-occupied West Bank on Jan. 31. The family did not want to use their full names out of fear of reprisals from Israeli authorities. Tamir Kalifa for NPR hide caption

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Destruction from the war with Israel has cut Gaza off from the outside world

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FILE - Pakistan's former Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif speaks during a press conference regarding parliamentary elections, in Lahore, Pakistan, Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2024. Lawmakers in Pakistan's National Assembly elected Sunday, March 3, Shehbaz Sharif as the country's new prime minister for the second time. K.M. Chaudary/AP hide caption

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Former Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz, second right, meets with U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken in Tel Aviv, Israel, on Feb. 8. Mark Schiefelbein/AP hide caption

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This satellite image taken by Maxar Technologies shows the Belize-flagged ship Rubymar in the Red Sea on Friday. The Rubymar, earlier attacked by Yemen's Houthi rebels, has sunk after days of taking on water, officials said Saturday. Maxar Technologies via AP hide caption

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Palestinians holding foreign passports collect their luggage as they prepare to cross to Egypt from the Gaza Strip through the Rafah border crossing on Feb. 6. Abed Rahim Khatib/dpa/picture alliance via Getty Images hide caption

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What does it take to flee Gaza? Thousands of dollars, paid to an Egyptian broker

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Jordanian air force personnel inside a C-130 aircraft after airdropping pallets of aid over Gaza on Thursday. Moises Saman for NPR hide caption

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Aboard Jordan's aid airdrop over Gaza, a last resort for relief to Palestinians there

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Butter chicken as served at the Moti Mahal restaurant in New Delhi in January 2024. The dish is the subject of a lawsuit over who has bragging rights as the originator. Arun Sankar/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A prescription is filled on Jan. 6, 2023, in Morganton, N.C. A ransomware attack is disrupting pharmacies and hospitals nationwide this week. Chris Carlson/AP hide caption

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Flowers lay next to a picture of late Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny at a makeshift memorial organized at the monument to the victims of political repressions in Saint Petersburg. Olga Maltseva/AFP via Getty Images hide caption

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A medical worker walks to enter Seoul National University Hospital in Seoul, South Korea, Thursday, Feb. 29, 2024. Ahn Young-joon/AP hide caption

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South Korea launches legal action to force striking doctors back to work

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