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A Reuters photographer holds a picture of penitents of the "Cristo Resucitado y Nuestra Senora de Loreto" brotherhood taken in April 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ronda, southern Spain, April 5, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca/Illustration

A Reuters photographer holds a picture of penitents of the "Cristo Resucitado y Nuestra Senora de Loreto" brotherhood taken in April 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the...more

A Reuters photographer holds a picture of penitents of the "Cristo Resucitado y Nuestra Senora de Loreto" brotherhood taken in April 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ronda, southern Spain, April 5, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca/Illustration
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Ratchada Railway Night Market is seen during dusk in Bangkok, Thailand, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Ratchada Railway Night Market is seen during dusk in Bangkok, Thailand, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

Ratchada Railway Night Market is seen during dusk in Bangkok, Thailand, February 8, 2018. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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A view of empty Ratchada Railway Night Market in Bangkok, Thailand, April 1, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A view of empty Ratchada Railway Night Market in Bangkok, Thailand, April 1, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A view of empty Ratchada Railway Night Market in Bangkok, Thailand, April 1, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Employees work on an assembly line at the Volkswagen car factory in Palmela, Portugal, December 9, 2016. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Employees work on an assembly line at the Volkswagen car factory in Palmela, Portugal, December 9, 2016. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

Employees work on an assembly line at the Volkswagen car factory in Palmela, Portugal, December 9, 2016. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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An empty assembly line is pictured at Autoeuropa Volkswagen car factory in Lisbon, Portugal March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

An empty assembly line is pictured at Autoeuropa Volkswagen car factory in Lisbon, Portugal March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante

An empty assembly line is pictured at Autoeuropa Volkswagen car factory in Lisbon, Portugal March 30, 2020. REUTERS/Rafael Marchante
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A Reuters photographer holds a picture of penitents during a Via Crucis taken in April, 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ronda, southern Spain, April 5, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca/Illustration

A Reuters photographer holds a picture of penitents during a Via Crucis taken in April, 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in...more

A Reuters photographer holds a picture of penitents during a Via Crucis taken in April, 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ronda, southern Spain, April 5, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca/Illustration
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Visitors wearing protective face masks look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Visitors wearing protective face masks look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Visitors wearing protective face masks look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A pigeon walks at a closed cherry blossom viewing spot during the first weekend after Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike urged Tokyo residents to stay indoors at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A pigeon walks at a closed cherry blossom viewing spot during the first weekend after Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike urged Tokyo residents to stay indoors at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A pigeon walks at a closed cherry blossom viewing spot during the first weekend after Tokyo Governor Yuriko Koike urged Tokyo residents to stay indoors at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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People shop at Souk al-Hamidieh in Damascus, Syria March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Yamam Al Shaar

People shop at Souk al-Hamidieh in Damascus, Syria March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Yamam Al Shaar

People shop at Souk al-Hamidieh in Damascus, Syria March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Yamam Al Shaar
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A view shows closed shops at Souk al-Hamidieh in Damascus, Syria March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Yamam Al Shaar

A view shows closed shops at Souk al-Hamidieh in Damascus, Syria March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Yamam Al Shaar

A view shows closed shops at Souk al-Hamidieh in Damascus, Syria March 26, 2020. REUTERS/Yamam Al Shaar
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A Reuters photographer holds a picture of Spanish legionnaires marching before a procession taken in April, 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ronda, southern Spain, April 5, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca/Illustration

A Reuters photographer holds a picture of Spanish legionnaires marching before a procession taken in April, 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the coronavirus disease...more

A Reuters photographer holds a picture of Spanish legionnaires marching before a procession taken in April, 2019, in front of the street where the procession took place, on Palm Sunday, the first day of Holy Week, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Ronda, southern Spain, April 5, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca/Illustration
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BEFORE: People enjoy sunny weather at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

BEFORE: People enjoy sunny weather at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

BEFORE: People enjoy sunny weather at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, Germany, April 4, 2018. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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AFTER: The empty Brandenburg Gate is pictured during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Berlin, Germany, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

AFTER: The empty Brandenburg Gate is pictured during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Berlin, Germany, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

AFTER: The empty Brandenburg Gate is pictured during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Berlin, Germany, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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BEFORE: A general view of the Cantonment railway station, after Pakistan shut all its schools and discouraged large gatherings amid coronavirus disease (COVID-19) fears, in Karachi, Pakistan March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

BEFORE: A general view of the Cantonment railway station, after Pakistan shut all its schools and discouraged large gatherings amid coronavirus disease (COVID-19) fears, in Karachi, Pakistan March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

BEFORE: A general view of the Cantonment railway station, after Pakistan shut all its schools and discouraged large gatherings amid coronavirus disease (COVID-19) fears, in Karachi, Pakistan March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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AFTER: A general view of the Cantonment railway station during a partial lockdown, after Pakistan shut all markets, public places and discouraged large gatherings amid an outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Karachi, Pakistan March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro

AFTER: A general view of the Cantonment railway station during a partial lockdown, after Pakistan shut all markets, public places and discouraged large gatherings amid an outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Karachi, Pakistan March 25,...more

AFTER: A general view of the Cantonment railway station during a partial lockdown, after Pakistan shut all markets, public places and discouraged large gatherings amid an outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Karachi, Pakistan March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Akhtar Soomro
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BEFORE: Palestinians perform prayers in Al-Abbas mosque in Gaza City, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

BEFORE: Palestinians perform prayers in Al-Abbas mosque in Gaza City, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

BEFORE: Palestinians perform prayers in Al-Abbas mosque in Gaza City, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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AFTER: AL-Abbas mosque is seen empty after it was shut down as a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus disease in Gaza City, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

AFTER: AL-Abbas mosque is seen empty after it was shut down as a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus disease in Gaza City, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem

AFTER: AL-Abbas mosque is seen empty after it was shut down as a precaution against the spread of the coronavirus disease in Gaza City, March 25, 2020. REUTERS/Mohammed Salem
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BEFORE: People gather on Se subway station despite the coronavirus disease outbreak in Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

BEFORE: People gather on Se subway station despite the coronavirus disease outbreak in Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

BEFORE: People gather on Se subway station despite the coronavirus disease outbreak in Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli
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AFTER: Se subway station is seen empty on the first day of lockdown imposed by state government because of the coronavirus disease outbreak in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

AFTER: Se subway station is seen empty on the first day of lockdown imposed by state government because of the coronavirus disease outbreak in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli

AFTER: Se subway station is seen empty on the first day of lockdown imposed by state government because of the coronavirus disease outbreak in downtown Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli
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BEFORE: Muslims perform Friday prayers in the street outside the Noor El Hamedia Mosque in Cape Town, South Africa, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Sumaya Hisham

BEFORE: Muslims perform Friday prayers in the street outside the Noor El Hamedia Mosque in Cape Town, South Africa, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Sumaya Hisham

BEFORE: Muslims perform Friday prayers in the street outside the Noor El Hamedia Mosque in Cape Town, South Africa, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Sumaya Hisham
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AFTER: The road stands empty where people normally perform Friday prayers after the Noor el Hamedia Mosque in Cape Town, South Africa, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Sumaya Hisham

AFTER: The road stands empty where people normally perform Friday prayers after the Noor el Hamedia Mosque in Cape Town, South Africa, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Sumaya Hisham

AFTER: The road stands empty where people normally perform Friday prayers after the Noor el Hamedia Mosque in Cape Town, South Africa, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Sumaya Hisham
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BEFORE: Crowds gather as dusk falls in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

BEFORE: Crowds gather as dusk falls in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

BEFORE: Crowds gather as dusk falls in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
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AFTER: Dusk falls in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, shortly before President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a nationwide lockdown to combat the spread of coronavirus disease, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

AFTER: Dusk falls in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, shortly before President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a nationwide lockdown to combat the spread of coronavirus disease, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

AFTER: Dusk falls in the popular Waterfront district in Cape Town, South Africa, shortly before President Cyril Ramaphosa announced a nationwide lockdown to combat the spread of coronavirus disease, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
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BEFORE: A woman wears a protective face mask, following the outbreak of coronavirus disease, outside the Dubai Mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 5, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

BEFORE: A woman wears a protective face mask, following the outbreak of coronavirus disease, outside the Dubai Mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 5, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

BEFORE: A woman wears a protective face mask, following the outbreak of coronavirus disease, outside the Dubai Mall in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 5, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike
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AFTER: People are seen outside the Dubai Mall following the outbreak of coronavirus disease, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

AFTER: People are seen outside the Dubai Mall following the outbreak of coronavirus disease, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

AFTER: People are seen outside the Dubai Mall following the outbreak of coronavirus disease, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike
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BEFORE: People look at Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Satish Kumar

BEFORE: People look at Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Satish Kumar

BEFORE: People look at Burj Khalifa, the world's tallest building, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Satish Kumar
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AFTER: A view shows the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

AFTER: A view shows the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike

AFTER: A view shows the Burj Khalifa in Dubai, United Arab Emirates, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Christopher Pike
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BEFORE: Mountain bikers ride their bikes along the "Puente Nuevo" (New Bridge) as they participate in the XX 101km international competition in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

BEFORE: Mountain bikers ride their bikes along the "Puente Nuevo" (New Bridge) as they participate in the XX 101km international competition in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

BEFORE: Mountain bikers ride their bikes along the "Puente Nuevo" (New Bridge) as they participate in the XX 101km international competition in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, May 13, 2017. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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AFTER: An empty Puente Nuevo bridge during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

AFTER: An empty Puente Nuevo bridge during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

AFTER: An empty Puente Nuevo bridge during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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BEFORE: Penitents and costaleros of the Nuestro Padre Jesus Nazareno brotherhood carry a float bearing the statue of Jesus Christ during a procession to commemorate the 75th anniversary of its blessing, on a hot summer day in Ronda, Spain June 24, 2017. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

BEFORE: Penitents and costaleros of the Nuestro Padre Jesus Nazareno brotherhood carry a float bearing the statue of Jesus Christ during a procession to commemorate the 75th anniversary of its blessing, on a hot summer day in Ronda, Spain June 24,...more

BEFORE: Penitents and costaleros of the Nuestro Padre Jesus Nazareno brotherhood carry a float bearing the statue of Jesus Christ during a procession to commemorate the 75th anniversary of its blessing, on a hot summer day in Ronda, Spain June 24, 2017. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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AFTER: An empty street is pictured during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

AFTER: An empty street is pictured during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

AFTER: An empty street is pictured during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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BEFORE: Spanish tourists protect themselves with umbrellas as they walk in line during heavy rains in the historic center of the southern Spanish town of Ronda, near Malaga December 6, 2010. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

BEFORE: Spanish tourists protect themselves with umbrellas as they walk in line during heavy rains in the historic center of the southern Spanish town of Ronda, near Malaga December 6, 2010. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

BEFORE: Spanish tourists protect themselves with umbrellas as they walk in line during heavy rains in the historic center of the southern Spanish town of Ronda, near Malaga December 6, 2010. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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AFTER: An empty street is pictured during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

AFTER: An empty street is pictured during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

AFTER: An empty street is pictured during a partial lockdown as part of a 15-day state of emergency to combat the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in downtown Ronda, southern Spain, March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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The Woodlands Causeway between Singapore and Malaysia, before (L) and after Malaysia imposed a lockdown on travel over the coronavirus outbreak March 17 (L) and 18, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su

The Woodlands Causeway between Singapore and Malaysia, before (L) and after Malaysia imposed a lockdown on travel over the coronavirus outbreak March 17 (L) and 18, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su

The Woodlands Causeway between Singapore and Malaysia, before (L) and after Malaysia imposed a lockdown on travel over the coronavirus outbreak March 17 (L) and 18, 2020. REUTERS/Edgar Su
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BEFORE: Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: Toy Story Land at Disney's Hollywood Studios in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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AFTER: Toy Story Land inside Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: Toy Story Land inside Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: Toy Story Land inside Disney's Hollywood Studios theme park in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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BEFORE: Men gather at a beach in Beirut, Lebanon March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

BEFORE: Men gather at a beach in Beirut, Lebanon March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

BEFORE: Men gather at a beach in Beirut, Lebanon March 12, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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AFTER: An empty beach is pictured after Lebanon declared a medical state of emergency in Beirut, Lebanon March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

AFTER: An empty beach is pictured after Lebanon declared a medical state of emergency in Beirut, Lebanon March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir

AFTER: An empty beach is pictured after Lebanon declared a medical state of emergency in Beirut, Lebanon March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Mohamed Azakir
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BEFORE: People walk near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

BEFORE: People walk near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

BEFORE: People walk near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari
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AFTER: Birds are seen in an empty yard during a curfew imposed by Iraqi Kurdish authorities near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 14, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

AFTER: Birds are seen in an empty yard during a curfew imposed by Iraqi Kurdish authorities near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 14, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari

AFTER: Birds are seen in an empty yard during a curfew imposed by Iraqi Kurdish authorities near the castle in the old city of Erbil, Iraq March 14, 2020. REUTERS/Azad Lashkari
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BEFORE: Passengers wear protective face masks as they wait at Najaf airport in Najaf, Iraq March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani

BEFORE: Passengers wear protective face masks as they wait at Najaf airport in Najaf, Iraq March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani

BEFORE: Passengers wear protective face masks as they wait at Najaf airport in Najaf, Iraq March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Alaa Al-Marjani
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AFTER: Najaf airport, empty of passengers, after flights were suspended in Najaf, Iraq March 17, 2020. REUTERS/ Alaa Al-Marjani

AFTER: Najaf airport, empty of passengers, after flights were suspended in Najaf, Iraq March 17, 2020. REUTERS/ Alaa Al-Marjani

AFTER: Najaf airport, empty of passengers, after flights were suspended in Najaf, Iraq March 17, 2020. REUTERS/ Alaa Al-Marjani
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BEFORE: A nearly full parking lot outside the transportation hub at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: A nearly full parking lot outside the transportation hub at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: A nearly full parking lot outside the transportation hub at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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AFTER: The nearly empty parking lot of Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus disease in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: The nearly empty parking lot of Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus disease in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: The nearly empty parking lot of Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus disease in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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BEFORE: Crowds walk along Main Street toward Cinderella Castle and Tomorrowland at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: Crowds walk along Main Street toward Cinderella Castle and Tomorrowland at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

BEFORE: Crowds walk along Main Street toward Cinderella Castle and Tomorrowland at Disney's Magic Kingdom in Orlando, Florida, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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AFTER: Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park is seen empty of visitors after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park is seen empty of visitors after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton

AFTER: Disney's Magic Kingdom theme park is seen empty of visitors after it closed to combat the spread of coronavirus in Orlando, Florida, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Gregg Newton
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