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People attend the funeral of victims of the blast in Alexandria, Egypt on Sunday.
People attend the funeral of victims of the blast in Alexandria, Egypt on Sunday.
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By now, that famous Harold Wilson quip "A week is a long time in politics' can also just as well be applied to geopolitics. Last Monday, Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi was enjoying the diplomatic courtesies and photo ops of a White House meeting with Donald Trump, as the world's attention was mostly focused on other hot spots on the map. The big question as last week began was how the apparent coziness of Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin was bound to play out in Washington and beyond.


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Urban Indigenous: How Peru's Shipibo-Conibo Keep Amazon Culture Alive In The City

For four years, indigenous photographer David Díaz Gonzales has documented the lives and movements of his Shipibo-Conibo community, as many of them migrated from their native Peruvian Amazon to the city. A work of remembrance and resistance.

For Shipibo-Conibo women, sporting a fringe is usually a sign of celebration or ceremony.

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YARINACOCHA — It was decades ago when the Shipibo-Conibo left their settlements along the banks of the Ucayali River, in eastern Peru, to begin a great migration to the cities. Still among the largest Amazonian communities in Peru — 32,964 according to the Ministry of Culture — though most Shipibo-Conibo now live in the urban district of Yarinacocha.

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