Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar is greeted by her husband’s mother after appearing at her midterm election night party in Minneapolis, Minnesota, U.S. November 6, 2018. REUTERS/Eric Miller     TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY

Making history

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Democratic congressional candidate Ilhan Omar, 37, is greeted by her mother in-law after appearing at her midterm election night party in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Ilhan and Rashida Tlaib, 42, have become the US’ first Muslim congresswomen. Democrats took control of the House of Representatives, while the Republicans retained the Senate. — Picture by Reuters

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