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Photos by Agence France-Presse photographers on Instagram and from the global AFP wire. Also on Instagram : @afpsport & @afpentertainment

AFP Photo 📷 @berryadek - An Indonesian dancer holds a mask during a flashmob entitled "Tunjukkan Indonesiamu" or "Show your Indonesia" in Jakarta. August, 2019.
#AFPrepost @nbcnews 📷 @mahmud_hams - A 17-year-old Palestinian amputee, who lost his leg during clashes on the border with Israel, plays soccer on a beach in Gaza City. . 📷 Mahmud Hams / @afpphoto
AFP Photo 📷 @karim.sahib - Asian labourers cross a pedestrian bridge in Dubai in August, 2019, as they head to work at a vegetable market. #sunset
#AFPrepost 📷 @luistatophoto - One of my favorite experiences while shooting AFP’s Fulani project was visiting Wuro Fulbe Nomadic School at Kachia Grazing Reserve in Kaduna State, Nigeria. The National Nomadic Education Programme was created to ensure equal access to basic education for nomadic and semi nomadic populations in Nigeria. At Wuro Fulbe school, Fulani kids belonging to nomadic pastoralists families attend lessons that taught a modified curricula adapting the educational process to the nomadic needs. Nowadays, due to the lack of resources of the National Programme, classes are overcrowded with students. Earlier this year I had the opportunity of spending some time in Nigeria working in a multimedia special investigation by @afpphoto about the Fulani, one of the last great nomadic peoples of the planet, a community of some 35 million people scattered across 15 countries in West Africa, from the Sahel down to the lush rainforests. Until a few years ago, the Fulani, also called the Peul, pursued their ancient lifestyle largely unnoticed by the rest of the world. All that has changed. Conflicts over land, droughts and ecosystem variations due to climate change and other challenges are threatening the Fulani lifestyle creating a crisis of interests and identity. During the next few weeks, I’ll be sharing some images from this project already published in several platforms by AFP News Agency. #education #school #fulani #peul #nomadicjourney #nomadic #nomads #nigeria #land #cattle #pastoralism #pastoralist #nomad #conflict #everydaysocialjustice #westafrica #cows #nature #bush #kaduna #sokoto #fulanipeople #reportage #reportagespotlight #photography #documentaryphotography #photojournalism #picoftheday #instadaily
AFP Photo 📷 @louisa.gouliamaki - The full moon rises next to the Poseidon Temple at the Cape of Sounion, some 70 km south of Athens. August, 2019. #fullmoon #moon
AFP Photo 📷 Nicholas Kamm - Supporters of US President Donald Trump cheer during a "Keep America Great" campaign rally at the SNHU Arena in Manchester, New Hampshire, on August 15, 2019. #trump
#AFPrepost 📷 @marcolongari - Caster Semenya. Johannesburg, 2019. “I had to walk into a change room naked to prove I was a girl”. #photojournalism #documentary #southafrica #africa #gender #athlete #woman #castersemenya #photooftheday #afp #eosr #portrait
AFP Photo 📷 @aaref_watad - A Syrian child holds a sheep at the Atmah camp in the northwestern Idlib province, in August, 2019.
AFP Photo 📷 @gentshkullaku - This aerial photo taken on August 11, 2019, shows Albanian Muslims praying at Skenderbej square in Tirana during the Eid al-Adha Festival. Muslims across the world are celebrating the annual festival of Eid al-Adha, or the festival of sacrifice, which marks the end of the Hajj pilgrimage to Mecca and commemorates prophet Abraham's readiness to sacrifice his son to show obedience to God.
#AFPrepost @nbcnews 📷 Fred Tanneau - A man surfs a wave on Friday at the Pointe-de-la-Torche in Plomeur, western #France , as strong winds hit the coast. .
AFP Photo 📷 Ibrahim Youssouf - A foal named Sham al-Agha, which lost its limb in regime shelling on the western country side of Syria's Aleppo province a few months ago, rests in the rebel-held region near the border with Turkey on August 7, 2019. The limb was entirely designed and manufactured locally by a centre producing prosthetic limbs in the area. #horse #foal
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