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Environment

Middle East Heatwave
Temperatures soar across the Middle East, leading to blackouts, protests, beach days and government-mandated holidays.
LEBANON-WEATHER/
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August 04, 2015
A man pours water over himself while washing a horse in order to cool it down as part of measures taken...
Beirut, Lebanon
Man pours water over himself while washing a horse in order to cool it down as part of measures taken...
A man pours water over himself while washing a horse in order to cool it down as part of measures taken to ease the effect of a heatwave at the Beirut Hippodrome, Lebanon August 4, 2015. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
PALESTINIANS-DAILYLIFE/
RTX1MW7S
August 03, 2015
A Palestinian youth jumps into a natural spring water pool to cool off on a hot day, near the West Bank...
Beit Jala, Palestinian Territories
A Palestinian youth jumps into a natural spring water pool to cool off on a hot day, near the West Bank...
A Palestinian youth jumps into a natural spring water pool to cool off on a hot day, near the West Bank village of Beit Jala August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
JORDAN-WEATHER/
RTX1MV8A
August 03, 2015
A bus driver reacts as Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray them with a water sprinkler in order...
Amman, Jordan
A bus driver reacts as Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray them with a water sprinkler in order...
A bus driver reacts as Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray them with a water sprinkler in order to cool them down as part of measures to ease the effect of a heatwave, in Amman, Jordan, August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
JORDAN-WEATHER/
RTX1MV4N
August 03, 2015
Children react as personnel from the Greater Amman Municipality spray them with a water sprinkler in...
Amman, Jordan
Children react as the Greater Amman Municipality personnel cool them down with a water sprinkler during...
Children react as personnel from the Greater Amman Municipality spray them with a water sprinkler in order to cool them down, as part of measures to ease the effect of a heatwave, in Amman, Jordan August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
IRAQ-HEATWAVE/POWER-CUTS-PROTEST
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August 01, 2015
An Iraqi protester takes part during a demonstration against power cuts and water shortages in Basra...
Basra, Iraq
An Iraqi protester takes part during a demonstration against power cuts and water shortages in Basra
An Iraqi protester takes part during a demonstration against power cuts and water shortages in Basra province, Iraq, August 1, 2015. Hundreds of residents of Iraq's southern oil-city of Basra demonstrated over frequent electricity cuts and poor quality of water, demanding better services from the government. More than 600 people waved banners as they protested in front of the governor's office to demand a solution to the long-running problems of extended power cuts and salty tap water. REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani
ISRAEL-PALESTINIANS/
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August 03, 2015
A Palestinian woman, whose house was destroyed by what witnesses said was Israeli shelling during a 50-day...
Khan Younis, Palestinian Territories
Palestinian woman, whose house was destroyed by what witnesses said was Israeli shelling during a 50-day...
A Palestinian woman, whose house was destroyed by what witnesses said was Israeli shelling during a 50-day war last summer, uses a tray to fan her son during a heatwave at her makeshift shelter in Khan Younis in the southern Gaza Strip August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ibraheem Abu Mustafa
PALESTINIANS-DAILYLIFE/
RTX1MW8W
August 03, 2015
A Palestinian youth takes a shower at a natural spring water pool to cool off on a hot day, near the...
Beit Jala, Palestinian Territories
A Palestinian youth takes a shower at a natural spring water pool to cool off on a hot day, near the...
A Palestinian youth takes a shower at a natural spring water pool to cool off on a hot day, near the West Bank village of Beit Jala August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
LEBANON-WEATHER
RTX1MR3P
August 02, 2015
People gather at a public beach on Ramlet al Bayda seaside in Beirut, Lebanon August 2, 2015. REUTERS/Jamal...
Beirut, Lebanon
People gather at a public beach on Ramlet al Bayda seaside in Beirut
People gather at a public beach on Ramlet al Bayda seaside in Beirut, Lebanon August 2, 2015. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi
IRAQ-HEATWAVE/POWER-CUTS-PROTEST
RTX1MNQ6
August 01, 2015
Iraqis shout slogans during a demonstration against power cuts and water shortages in Basra province,...
Basra, Iraq
Iraqis shout slogans during a demonstration against power cuts and water shortages in Basra
Iraqis shout slogans during a demonstration against power cuts and water shortages in Basra province, Iraq, August 1, 2015. REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani
LEBANON-WEATHER
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August 02, 2015
A woman gives water to her husband covered in sand at a public beach on Ramlet al Bayda seaside in Beirut,...
Beirut, Lebanon
A woman gives water to her husband covered in sand at a public beach on Ramlet al Bayda seaside in Beirut...
A woman gives water to her husband covered in sand at a public beach on Ramlet al Bayda seaside in Beirut, Lebanon August 2, 2015. REUTERS/Jamal Saidi
IRAQ-WEATHER-HOLIDAYS/
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July 30, 2015
A man cools off during a warm summer day in Baghdad, Iraq July 30, 2015. The heatwave prompted the government...
Baghdad, Iraq
A man cools off during a warm summer day in Baghdad
A man cools off during a warm summer day in Baghdad, Iraq July 30, 2015. The heatwave prompted the government to declare a four-day holiday starting on Thursday and order regular power cuts at state institutions. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
IRAQ-WEATHER/HOLIDAYS
RTX1MLST
July 31, 2015
Iraqis shout slogans during a demonstration against power cuts amid an intense heatwave at Tahrir Square...
Baghdad, Iraq
Iraqis shout slogans during a demonstration against power cuts amid an intense heatwave at Tahrir Square...
Iraqis shout slogans during a demonstration against power cuts amid an intense heatwave at Tahrir Square in central Baghdad, Iraq, July 31, 2015. REUTERS/Thaier Al-Sudani
JORDAN-WEATHER/
RTX1MV7Q
August 03, 2015
Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray people with a water sprinkler in Amman, Jordan, August 3,...
Amman, Jordan
Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray people with a water sprinkler in order to cool them down as...
Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray people with a water sprinkler in Amman, Jordan, August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
IRAQ-WEATHER-HOLIDAYS/
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July 30, 2015
Residents play in the Tigris river to cool off in northern Baghdad's Adhamiya district, Iraq July 30,...
Baghdad, Iraq
Residents play in the Tigris river to cool off in northern Baghdad's Adhamiya district
Residents play in the Tigris river to cool off in northern Baghdad's Adhamiya district, Iraq July 30, 2015. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
JORDAN-WEATHER/
RTX1MV8B
August 03, 2015
Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray people with a water sprinkler in Amman, Jordan, August 3,...
Amman, Jordan
Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray people with a water sprinkler in order to cool them down as...
Greater Amman Municipality personnel spray people with a water sprinkler in Amman, Jordan, August 3, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
JORDAN-WEATHER/
RTX1MZ5D
August 04, 2015
A Jordanian traffic police officer distributes cold water to drivers and passers-by to cool them down...
Amman, Jordan
A Jordanian traffic police officer distributes cold water to drivers and passers-by during a heatwave...
A Jordanian traffic police officer distributes cold water to drivers and passers-by to cool them down in Amman, Jordan August 4, 2015. REUTERS/Muhammad Hamed
IRAQ-WEATHER-HOLIDAYS
RTX1MFSM
July 30, 2015
Residents dive into the Tigris river to take a swim and cool off in northern Baghdad's Adhamiya district,...
Baghdad, Iraq
Residents dive into the Tigris river to take a swim and cool off in northern Baghdad's Adhamiya district...
Residents dive into the Tigris river to take a swim and cool off in northern Baghdad's Adhamiya district, Iraq July 30, 2015. REUTERS/Ahmed Saad
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