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May Day around the world

Police use pepper spray during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Police use pepper spray during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Police use pepper spray during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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Police officers detain an opposition protester during a May Day rally in Saint Petersburg, Russia May 1, 2019. REUTERS/Igor Russak

Police officers detain an opposition protester during a May Day rally in Saint Petersburg, Russia May 1, 2019. REUTERS/Igor Russak

Police officers detain an opposition protester during a May Day rally in Saint Petersburg, Russia May 1, 2019. REUTERS/Igor Russak
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Workers protest during a May Day rally in Surabaya, East Java province, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Moch Asim/via REUTERS

Workers protest during a May Day rally in Surabaya, East Java province, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Moch Asim/via REUTERS

Workers protest during a May Day rally in Surabaya, East Java province, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Moch Asim/via REUTERS
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Police detain a protester after marching on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Police detain a protester after marching on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Police detain a protester after marching on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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French police apprehend protesters during the traditional May Day labour union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

French police apprehend protesters during the traditional May Day labour union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer

French police apprehend protesters during the traditional May Day labour union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris, France. REUTERS/Philippe Wojazer
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A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during clashes with security forces following a rally against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and to commemorate May Day in Caracas Venezuela. REUTERS/Adriana Loureiro

A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during clashes with security forces following a rally against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and to commemorate May Day in Caracas Venezuela. REUTERS/Adriana Loureiro

A demonstrator throws back a tear gas canister during clashes with security forces following a rally against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and to commemorate May Day in Caracas Venezuela. REUTERS/Adriana Loureiro
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A woman leads her donkey during the annual donkey festival as part of May Day events in Otumba, near Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman leads her donkey during the annual donkey festival as part of May Day events in Otumba, near Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman leads her donkey during the annual donkey festival as part of May Day events in Otumba, near Mexico City. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Protestors demonstrate during a May Day rally on Wall Street in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Protestors demonstrate during a May Day rally on Wall Street in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson

Protestors demonstrate during a May Day rally on Wall Street in Manhattan in New York City, New York. REUTERS/Lucas Jackson
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A protester wearing a yellow vest looks on as French riot police secure a position during clashes before the start of the traditional May Day labor union march in Paris. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A protester wearing a yellow vest looks on as French riot police secure a position during clashes before the start of the traditional May Day labor union march in Paris. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

A protester wearing a yellow vest looks on as French riot police secure a position during clashes before the start of the traditional May Day labor union march in Paris. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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Riot policemen are seen amidst tear gas during clashes with demonstrators as people take part in a march along the streets during May Day celebrations in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Riot policemen are seen amidst tear gas during clashes with demonstrators as people take part in a march along the streets during May Day celebrations in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera

Riot policemen are seen amidst tear gas during clashes with demonstrators as people take part in a march along the streets during May Day celebrations in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. REUTERS/Jorge Cabrera
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A performer participates in a May Day rally in San Salvador, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

A performer participates in a May Day rally in San Salvador, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas

A performer participates in a May Day rally in San Salvador, El Salvador. REUTERS/Jose Cabezas
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A masked protester holds a placard which reads "Police, CRS riot police and Gendarmes, Join us" during clashes with riot police as part of the traditional May Day labour union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

A masked protester holds a placard which reads "Police, CRS riot police and Gendarmes, Join us" during clashes with riot police as part of the traditional May Day labour union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris, France....more

A masked protester holds a placard which reads "Police, CRS riot police and Gendarmes, Join us" during clashes with riot police as part of the traditional May Day labour union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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Protesters attend a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Protesters attend a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Protesters attend a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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A riot police vehicle uses a jet of water to disperse demonstrators during a May Day rally in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A riot police vehicle uses a jet of water to disperse demonstrators during a May Day rally in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A riot police vehicle uses a jet of water to disperse demonstrators during a May Day rally in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Cuban soldiers carry flags during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Cuban soldiers carry flags during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

Cuban soldiers carry flags during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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French CRS riot police stand guard next to a fire during clashes as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

French CRS riot police stand guard next to a fire during clashes as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

French CRS riot police stand guard next to a fire during clashes as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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A look-alike of Adolf Hitler from the Netherlands attends a march of far-right supporters of the party 'Die Rechte (The Rights)' during a May Day rally through the streets of Duisburg, Germany. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A look-alike of Adolf Hitler from the Netherlands attends a march of far-right supporters of the party 'Die Rechte (The Rights)' during a May Day rally through the streets of Duisburg, Germany. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A look-alike of Adolf Hitler from the Netherlands attends a march of far-right supporters of the party 'Die Rechte (The Rights)' during a May Day rally through the streets of Duisburg, Germany. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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Police officers prevent demonstrators from marching during a May Day protest on Labour Day in Algiers, Algeria. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina

Police officers prevent demonstrators from marching during a May Day protest on Labour Day in Algiers, Algeria. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina

Police officers prevent demonstrators from marching during a May Day protest on Labour Day in Algiers, Algeria. REUTERS/Ramzi Boudina
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A woman raises a carnation as she sings 'The Internationale', during a rally organized by the communist-affiliated PAME commemorating May Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A woman raises a carnation as she sings 'The Internationale', during a rally organized by the communist-affiliated PAME commemorating May Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis

A woman raises a carnation as she sings 'The Internationale', during a rally organized by the communist-affiliated PAME commemorating May Day in Athens, Greece. REUTERS/Alkis Konstantinidis
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Czech riot police officers detain a protester during a May Day rally in Brno, Czech Republic. REUTERS/David W Cerny

Czech riot police officers detain a protester during a May Day rally in Brno, Czech Republic. REUTERS/David W Cerny

Czech riot police officers detain a protester during a May Day rally in Brno, Czech Republic. REUTERS/David W Cerny
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Protesters being taken into the police vehicle shout slogans after they attempted to defy a ban and march on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Protesters being taken into the police vehicle shout slogans after they attempted to defy a ban and march on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Protesters being taken into the police vehicle shout slogans after they attempted to defy a ban and march on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Supporters of Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) and relatives of Kurdish prisoners attend a May Day rally in Diyarbakir, Turkey. REUTERS/Sertac Kayar

Supporters of Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) and relatives of Kurdish prisoners attend a May Day rally in Diyarbakir, Turkey. REUTERS/Sertac Kayar

Supporters of Peoples' Democratic Party (HDP) and relatives of Kurdish prisoners attend a May Day rally in Diyarbakir, Turkey. REUTERS/Sertac Kayar
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People carry a banner reading 'Union, Commitment and Victory' during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba.  REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People carry a banner reading 'Union, Commitment and Victory' during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People carry a banner reading 'Union, Commitment and Victory' during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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Protesters light flares during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Protesters light flares during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke

Protesters light flares during a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Hannibal Hanschke
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A supporter of far-right party 'Die Rechte (The Rights)' is seen with a tattoo that reads 'Racist' during a May Day rally through the streets of Duisburg, Germany.  
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A supporter of far-right party 'Die Rechte (The Rights)' is seen with a tattoo that reads 'Racist' during a May Day rally through the streets of Duisburg, Germany. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay

A supporter of far-right party 'Die Rechte (The Rights)' is seen with a tattoo that reads 'Racist' during a May Day rally through the streets of Duisburg, Germany. REUTERS/Wolfgang Rattay
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People carry an image of late Cuban President Fidel Castro during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People carry an image of late Cuban President Fidel Castro during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People carry an image of late Cuban President Fidel Castro during a May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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Protesters dressed as clowns pose beside a Swiss police car during a May Day demonstration in Zurich, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Protesters dressed as clowns pose beside a Swiss police car during a May Day demonstration in Zurich, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

Protesters dressed as clowns pose beside a Swiss police car during a May Day demonstration in Zurich, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Tear gas floats around masked protesters during clashes with French riot police before the start of the traditional May Day labour union march in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Tear gas floats around masked protesters during clashes with French riot police before the start of the traditional May Day labour union march in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Tear gas floats around masked protesters during clashes with French riot police before the start of the traditional May Day labour union march in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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A worker holds a flag during a May Day protest near the National Monument (Monas) in Jakarta, Indonesia.  REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A worker holds a flag during a May Day protest near the National Monument (Monas) in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A worker holds a flag during a May Day protest near the National Monument (Monas) in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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An injured protester is evacuated by street medics after clashes before the start of the traditional May Day march in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

An injured protester is evacuated by street medics after clashes before the start of the traditional May Day march in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

An injured protester is evacuated by street medics after clashes before the start of the traditional May Day march in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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French riot police secure a position during clashes before the start of the traditional May Day labor union march in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

French riot police secure a position during clashes before the start of the traditional May Day labor union march in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

French riot police secure a position during clashes before the start of the traditional May Day labor union march in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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A street vendor carries her goods as Indonesian police officers rest during a May Day rally near the National Monument (Monas) in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A street vendor carries her goods as Indonesian police officers rest during a May Day rally near the National Monument (Monas) in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

A street vendor carries her goods as Indonesian police officers rest during a May Day rally near the National Monument (Monas) in Jakarta, Indonesia. REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan
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Supporters of the Russian Communist party take part in a May Day rally in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

Supporters of the Russian Communist party take part in a May Day rally in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin

Supporters of the Russian Communist party take part in a May Day rally in Krasnoyarsk, Russia. REUTERS/Ilya Naymushin
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Police detain a protester after marching on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Police detain a protester after marching on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Police detain a protester after marching on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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Protesters attend a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Christian Mang

Protesters attend a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Christian Mang

Protesters attend a left wing May Day demonstration in Berlin, Germany. REUTERS/Christian Mang
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Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, hold a giant Venezuelan flag as they take part in a rally against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and to commemorate May Day in Caracas Venezuela. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero

Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, hold a giant Venezuelan flag as they take part in a rally against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro...more

Supporters of Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who many nations have recognized as the country's rightful interim ruler, hold a giant Venezuelan flag as they take part in a rally against the government of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro and to commemorate May Day in Caracas Venezuela. REUTERS/Manaure Quintero
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Masked protesters burn street furniture during clashes with riot police as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Masked protesters burn street furniture during clashes with riot police as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

Masked protesters burn street furniture during clashes with riot police as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes
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A protester raises her fist during a May Day rally in Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A protester raises her fist during a May Day rally in Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez

A protester raises her fist during a May Day rally in Manila, Philippines. REUTERS/Eloisa Lopez
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Supporters of the Russian Communist party take part in a May Day rally in central Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva

Supporters of the Russian Communist party take part in a May Day rally in central Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva

Supporters of the Russian Communist party take part in a May Day rally in central Moscow, Russia. REUTERS/Tatyana Makeyeva
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Palestinians climb over a tree during a rally marking International Workers' Day, or Labour Day, in Gaza City.  REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians climb over a tree during a rally marking International Workers' Day, or Labour Day, in Gaza City. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

Palestinians climb over a tree during a rally marking International Workers' Day, or Labour Day, in Gaza City. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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Turkish riot police scuffle with a group of protesters as they attempted to defy a ban and march on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Turkish riot police scuffle with a group of protesters as they attempted to defy a ban and march on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer

Turkish riot police scuffle with a group of protesters as they attempted to defy a ban and march on Taksim Square to celebrate May Day in Istanbul, Turkey. REUTERS/Murad Sezer
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An injured French CRS riot policeman is evacuated during clashes as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

An injured French CRS riot policeman is evacuated during clashes as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier

An injured French CRS riot policeman is evacuated during clashes as part of the traditional May Day labor union march with French unions and yellow vests protesters in Paris. REUTERS/Benoit Tessier
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People carry images of late Cuban President Fidel Castro and Syria's President Bashar al-Assad during the May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People carry images of late Cuban President Fidel Castro and Syria's President Bashar al-Assad during the May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

People carry images of late Cuban President Fidel Castro and Syria's President Bashar al-Assad during the May Day rally in Havana, Cuba. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini
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The paint covered logo of Swiss bank Credit Suisse is seen after a May Day demonstration at the bank's branch office in Zurich, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

The paint covered logo of Swiss bank Credit Suisse is seen after a May Day demonstration at the bank's branch office in Zurich, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann

The paint covered logo of Swiss bank Credit Suisse is seen after a May Day demonstration at the bank's branch office in Zurich, Switzerland. REUTERS/Arnd Wiegmann
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Workers march as they protest during a May Day rally at a main road in Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Wahyu Putro/via REUTERS

Workers march as they protest during a May Day rally at a main road in Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Wahyu Putro/via REUTERS

Workers march as they protest during a May Day rally at a main road in Jakarta, Indonesia. Antara Foto/Wahyu Putro/via REUTERS
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