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Drive-through U.S. citizenship ceremony amid coronavirus

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath to Palestinian Omar Abdalla during a swearing-in of newly naturalized United States citizens in an empty parking lot during the coronavirus outbreak in Santa Ana, California, July 29, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath to Palestinian Omar Abdalla during a swearing-in of newly naturalized United States citizens in an empty parking lot during the coronavirus outbreak in Santa Ana, California, July 29, 2020. REUTERS/Mike...more

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath to Palestinian Omar Abdalla during a swearing-in of newly naturalized United States citizens in an empty parking lot during the coronavirus outbreak in Santa Ana, California, July 29, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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U.S. immigration officers administer the oath as a swearing-in of newly naturalized United States citizens takes place in an empty parking lot. REUTERS/Mike Blake

U.S. immigration officers administer the oath as a swearing-in of newly naturalized United States citizens takes place in an empty parking lot. REUTERS/Mike Blake

U.S. immigration officers administer the oath as a swearing-in of newly naturalized United States citizens takes place in an empty parking lot. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A newly sworn-in U.S. citizen waits to take a picture during a drive through immigration ceremony. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A newly sworn-in U.S. citizen waits to take a picture during a drive through immigration ceremony. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A newly sworn-in U.S. citizen waits to take a picture during a drive through immigration ceremony. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A woman holds a flag as a U.S. immigration officer administer the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A woman holds a flag as a U.S. immigration officer administer the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A woman holds a flag as a U.S. immigration officer administer the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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Newly naturalized U.S. citizen Nadia Sami, 81, from Syria, poses for a picture for her son Samir Albaroudi after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Newly naturalized U.S. citizen Nadia Sami, 81, from Syria, poses for a picture for her son Samir Albaroudi after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake

Newly naturalized U.S. citizen Nadia Sami, 81, from Syria, poses for a picture for her son Samir Albaroudi after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A U.S. immigration officer administer helps organize arriving vehicles. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administer helps organize arriving vehicles. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administer helps organize arriving vehicles. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath to Jake Liu from China. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath to Jake Liu from China. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath to Jake Liu from China. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A man waves a U.S. flag after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A man waves a U.S. flag after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A man waves a U.S. flag after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A newly naturalized U.S. citizen poses for a picture after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A newly naturalized U.S. citizen poses for a picture after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A newly naturalized U.S. citizen poses for a picture after being sworn-in. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A newly naturalized U.S. citizen poses for a picture. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A newly naturalized U.S. citizen poses for a picture. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A newly naturalized U.S. citizen poses for a picture. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administers the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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U.S. immigration officers administer the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

U.S. immigration officers administer the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake

U.S. immigration officers administer the oath. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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A U.S. immigration officer administer helps organize arriving vehicles. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administer helps organize arriving vehicles. REUTERS/Mike Blake

A U.S. immigration officer administer helps organize arriving vehicles. REUTERS/Mike Blake
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