Global Week in Review: Newspaper Under Fire for Obamas 'Ape' Image

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  • Belgian Paper Publishes Offensive Obamas Image
  • Families of Malaysia Flight Victims Break Down
  • Ukraine Orders Troops Out of Crimea
  • Ebola Outbreak in West Africa Infects 80, Kills 59
  • Egypt Sentences 529 to Death Over Police Attack
  • U.S. Sends Aircraft to Search for Kony
  • Royal Caribbean Ship Back to Puerto Rico After Engine Problems
  • Activist Barred From Dominican Flight to U.S.

Belgian Paper Publishes Offensive Obamas Image

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A Belgian newspaper took satire to the extreme by portraying an image of President Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama as chimps. The images were edited by the paper, but were made to appear as if Russian President Vladimir Putin sent them in. This joke has landed on a flat note. (Photo: AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

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