5 things to know on March 20, 2022: Start your week smart: Ukraine, cosmonauts, mosque in Canada, Covid-19, medical debt
5 things to know on March 20, 2022: Start your week smart: Ukraine, cosmonauts, mosque in Canada, Covid-19, medical debt

5 things to know on March 20, 2022: Start your week smart: Ukraine, cosmonauts, mosque in Canada, Covid-19, medical debt

Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, receives flowers from children as she and her husband, Prince William, attend a Commonwealth Day service at Westminster Abbey in London on Monday 14 March.

A mother and son are resting in Lviv, Ukraine, while waiting to board a train to Poland on Saturday 12 March. More than 3 million refugees have fled war-torn Ukraine in the last few weeks.

A woman wears face paint in Puyo, Ecuador, on Tuesday, March 15th. Native communities from the Amazon Basin met in Puyo to demand that South American governments stop mining industries damaging the rainforest.

Ethiopian Orthodox deacons attend the funeral of Abune Merkorios, fourth patriarch of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church of Tewahedo, at the Trinity Cathedral in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Sunday, March 13.

A woman is wearing a protective mask and a traditional Japanese kimono as she crosses a street in the Ginza shopping district of Tokyo on Wednesday, March 16th.

Juan Carlos Rodriguez shows the amputated claw of a rescued sloth in San Antonio de Los Altos, Venezuela, on Saturday, March 12th. Rodriguez and his wife, Haydee, have turned their home into a sloth rescue and rehabilitation center.

Hall of Fame basketball player Kevin Garnett receives a standing ovation when his number was retired by the Boston Celtics on Sunday, March 13th.

A member of the Benedictine Military School is kissed while marching in St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Savannah, Georgia, Thursday, March 17th.

Children play football on a concrete slab in the Kenyan settlement of Mukuru Kwa Njenga on Thursday 10 March. Structures were demolished in November to pave the way for the construction of the Nairobi Expressway.

A model goes on the run at the Brain & Beast fashion show in Madrid on Friday 11 March.

French police intervene as fishermen protesting against rising fuel prices block an oil depot in La Rochelle, France, on Thursday 17 March.

Hockey players from Italy and the Czech Republic will compete in the Paralympic Winter Games on Friday 11 March.

A professional surfer attends a Surf League event in Netanya, Israel, on Tuesday, March 15th.

Migrants are seen in the English Channel as they try to cross from France to Britain on Monday 14 March.

A model presents a creation of the Spanish brand Andres Sarda during a fashion show in Madrid on Friday 11 March.

Ukrainian soldiers take cover from incoming artillery fire in Irpin, Ukraine, on Sunday 13 March.

Revelers sing hymns at Radha Rani Temple while attending Holi celebrations in the Indian village of Barsana on Friday, March 11th. The Holi Colors Festival is a Hindu festival that marks the arrival of spring.

People are watching the coloring of the Chicago River on Saturday, March 12th. The river turns green every year to St. Patrick’s Day.

Texas Southern basketball coach Johnny Jones has been soaked by his players in the locker room after winning their First Four match at the NCAA Tournament on Tuesday, March 15th.

Dom Charland, dressed as Batman, looks out over New York City as he poses on the Edge, an outdoor observation deck, on Thursday, March 10th.

Rescue workers are looking for victims after a landslide was triggered by heavy rain in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, on Friday, March 11th.

The American hockey team celebrates Sunday, March 13, after winning the gold medal at the Paralympic Winter Games in Beijing.

Supporters of Sri Lanka’s main opposition protest outside the president’s office in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Tuesday, March 15. Protesters demanded the resignation of President Gotabaya Rajapaksa as the country suffers one of its worst economic crises in history.

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