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Hazara workers prepare to load coal onto a truck near the site where the Salsal Buddha statue once stood before being destroyed by the Taliban in March 2001, in Bamiyan province on October 3, 2021. AFP

The Al Wasl Dome and the Water Feature are seen at sunset at Expo 2020, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021. AP

Marseille s supporters wave flares as they pay homage to late Bernard Tapie, former owner of the French football club Olympique de Marseille (OM) at the Velodrome Stadium in Marseille on October 3, 2021. AFP

Spectators watch as the Hyundai of Irish driver Craig Breen and his Irish co-driver Paul Nagle soars through the air during the special stage 19, Ruuhim ki, at the WRC Rally Finland in Laukaa, Finland, on October 3, 2021. AFP

Taliban fighters stand guard as Taliban officials and commanders attend an open-air rally in a field on the outskirts of Kabul on October 3, 2021, AFP

Police and rescue teams stand outside an apparently vacant office building where a small plane carrying five passengers and the pilot crashed in the Milan suburb of San Donato on October 3, 2021. AFP

Competitors take part in Stage 1 of the 35th edition of the Marathon des Sables between Borj Irdi and Tisserdimine in the southern Moroccan Sahara desert, on October 3, 2021. AFP

Protesters from the Young Communist League hold a banner reading Resist Tory Rule during a demonstration at Castlefield Bowl on the sidelines of the annual Conservative Party Conference in Manchester, north-west England, on October 3, 2021. AFP

Protesters take part in a demonstration against the Covid-19 restrictions in Amsterdam on October 3, 2021. AFP

A man asks for assistance as migrants arrive at the Lampedusa island, Italy, Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021. AFP

Women protest during an anti-abortion march in Mexico City, Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021. AP

Crews deploy skimmers and floating barriers known as booms to try to stop further incursion into the Wetlands Talbert Marsh in Huntington Beach, Calif., Sunday, Oct. 3, 2021. AP