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A Somali soldier stands near a destroyed building in Mogadishu, Somalia, on March 1 after police blamed a nearly day-long siege of the Somali capital on al-Shabab extremists. Farah Abdi Warsameh/AP hide caption

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People are seen emerging from a mist on Sunday in eastern Zimbabwe. Cyclone Idai barreled across Mozambique, Malawi and Zimbabwe with flash floods and ferocious winds, killing people and destroying homes. Zinyange Auntony/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Search and rescue workers are trying to pull a girl out from under piles of concrete rubble after the collapse of a three-story building in Lagos Island, Nigeria, on Wednesday. Vanessa Ade/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images hide caption

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A Boeing 737 Max 8 flown by Southwest Airlines sits at the gate at Baltimore Washington International Airport on Wednesday. Per the FAA order, Southwest said it has removed its 34 Max 8s from service. Jim Watson/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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FAA Grounds Boeing 737 Max Planes In U.S., Pending Investigation

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Survivors of an attack in the western village of Bongende, in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, stand next to what is said to be a mass grave containing the bodies of 100 people killed during days of violence in the region in December 2018. Alexis Huguet/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika (right) says he won't seek re-election following weeks of mass demonstrations against his tenure. Bouteflika is shown here meeting with Algeria's army chief, Ahmed Gaid Salah, in Algiers, in a video grab from footage broadcast by Algeria's Canal Algérie network. Canal Algérie/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A Boeing 737 Max 8 airliner lands at Boeing Field to complete its first flight on Jan. 29, 2016, in Seattle. The Boeing 737 Max is the fastest-selling plane in the company's history. Stephen Brashear/Getty Images hide caption

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Debris from an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 Max 8 jet sits in a field near Bishoftu, where the plane crashed after taking off from Ethiopia's capital city, Addis Ababa, on Sunday. Michael Tewelde/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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FAA To Order Changes In Boeing 737 Max Jets After Ethiopian Airlines Crash

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A rescue team collects remains of bodies amid debris at the crash site of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 near Bishoftu, a town some 37 miles southeast of Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Sunday. Michael Tewelde/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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A police officer stands guard in front of a window riddled with bullet holes in an Ebola treatment center, which was attacked in the early hours of the Saturday morning in Butembo. The Democratic Republic of Congo is currently experiencing one of the largest Ebola outbreaks ever. John Wessels/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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Smoke billows from aid trucks set on fire on the Francisco de Paula Santander International Bridge between Colombia and Venezuela, on Feb. 23. Edinson Estupiñán/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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