A demonstrator in Amman, Jordan, raising the Palestinian flag earlier this week as the violence began to escalate between Palestine and Israel. The exchange of rockets and airstrikes between Hamas and Israel has been the most severe outbreak of violence since 2014. Forty-eight Palestinians and six Israelis have been killed and hundreds more have been wounded.
(Photo by Raya Sharbain) Photo used under CC BY
Environmental activists protesting the deforestation of the Amazon rainforest in Mexico City, Mexico. The destruction of the Amazon rainforest has proliferated under President Jair Bolsonaro, who has been under heavy scrutiny for ramping up deforestation after committing to curb deforestation.
(Photo by Cleo Grimaldi) Photo used under CC BY