A woman stands at a podium. Behind her is a sign that says "Tibet will be free."
It's been 60 years since the Tibetan uprising in Lhasa prompted the Dalai Lama to flee his palace.
Women in green and yellow costumes dance
Haiti's government canceled Carnival after recent unrest, leaving musicians and artists who had spent time and money preparing to perform with bills they have no chance of paying back.
Red stencil of eyes on a turquoise blue background.
As Juan Guaidó and Nicolás Maduro continue to vie for power in Venezuela, former and current Chavistas struggle to make sense of the legacy of the Bolivarian Revolution. 
President Donald Trump is shown with his hand up during a news conference in Hanoi, Vietnam.
The summit in Hanoi ended prematurely, with no deal. For some in Washington, the time has come for toughening sanctions against North Korea.
Hatoon Kadi
Stand-up comedy, and public entertainment, in general, has always been very limited in Saudi Arabia, but the kingdom is trying to capitalize on the scene. It's part of a larger plan to move away from oil.
Doaa Naeem (right) and her sister Fatimah Naeem ride their bikes along the Corniche in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia.
In Saudi Arabia, women have only been allowed to cycle since 2013. Even with that freedom, they are still restricted to beaches and parks, must have a male guardian on hand and be dressed modestly.
US President Donald Trump walks on a red carpet flanked by Vietnamese military wearing white uniforms.
As President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un arrive in Hanoi for a second summit, there is a chance that there could be a formal declaration of the end of the Korean War. But that kind of announcement would give North Korea leverage over South Korea, argues a Tufts professor.
An opposition supporter throws something as he's surrounded by smoke
Currently, there's a standoff about whether or not international aid should enter the country. The World speaks with Oliver Stuenkel, a professor of international relations at the Vargas Foundation in Brazil who's been closely following the situation in Venezuela, about what's next for the Latin American country, including the possibility of an American military intervention there. 
A group of protesters wear yellow scarves and hold blue signs.
The Vietnam summit on Feb. 27 and 28 is expected to yield key moves regarding denuclearization, international sanctions against Pyongyang and a possible declaration ending the Korean War. Yet, many South Koreans seem apathetic at best.
A demonstrator holds a sign reading "Black Lives Matter" in a dark photograph taken in low light.
Vidas Negras Importam echoes America’s “Black Lives Matter” movement in Brazil as protests mount over a recent death and ongoing police brutality.

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