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Even Showers Are A Luxury in Venezuela Now: Weekend Reads

Crowds gather at Victoria Park in Hong Kong for a candlelight vigil to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown. Click here for more of Bloomberg's best political photos from the past week.
Crowds gather at Victoria Park in Hong Kong for a candlelight vigil to commemorate the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square crackdown. Click here for more of Bloomberg's best political photos from the past week.Photographer: Justin Chin/Bloomberg

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While Donald Trump’s European trip and threats to impose tariffs on Mexico dominated headlines this week, you might have missed these tales of life in crumbling Venezuela, of the plight of ultra-Orthodox Israeli men and of rising nationalism in Poland. 

Catch up on these and other stories with the latest edition of Weekend Reads.