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Puerto Rico celebrates as governor officially resigns

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2, 2019. Rossello resigned on August 2, following weeks of protests over offensive chat messages and corruption charges against former administration officials. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2, 2019. Rossello resigned on August 2, following weeks of...more

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2, 2019. Rossello resigned on August 2, following weeks of protests over offensive chat messages and corruption charges against former administration officials. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators react while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators react while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators react while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators react while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators react while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators react while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators chant and wave Puerto Rican flags to celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant and wave Puerto Rican flags to celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant and wave Puerto Rican flags to celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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A demonstrator looks on while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

A demonstrator looks on while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

A demonstrator looks on while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant, wave Puerto Rican flags, and drink champagne celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators react while drinking champagne to celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators react while drinking champagne to celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators react while drinking champagne to celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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Demonstrators chant and wave Puerto Rican flags as they celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant and wave Puerto Rican flags as they celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

Demonstrators chant and wave Puerto Rican flags as they celebrate the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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A demonstrator reacts while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

A demonstrator reacts while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez

A demonstrator reacts while celebrating the official resignation of now ex-governor of Puerto Rico Ricardo Rossello, in San Juan, Puerto Rico August 2. REUTERS/Gabriella N. Baez
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