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Rio closing ceremony

Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski
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Fireworks go off above the stadium. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Fireworks go off above the stadium. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger

Fireworks go off above the stadium. REUTERS/Leonhard Foeger
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Participants celebrate during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Participants celebrate during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth

Participants celebrate during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stefan Wermuth
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe is seen on stage. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe is seen on stage. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Prime Minister of Japan Shinzo Abe is seen on stage. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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The Olympic cauldron before the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

The Olympic cauldron before the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

The Olympic cauldron before the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci
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The Japanese flag is formed during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

The Japanese flag is formed during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski

The Japanese flag is formed during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Pawel Kopczynski
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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The Brazilian national flag is seen projected on the stage. REUTERS/Yves Herman

The Brazilian national flag is seen projected on the stage. REUTERS/Yves Herman

The Brazilian national flag is seen projected on the stage. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes

Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
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A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A performer takes part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Children sing the Brazilian national anthem during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Children sing the Brazilian national anthem during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

Children sing the Brazilian national anthem during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci
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Athletes take part in a parade during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Athletes take part in a parade during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Athletes take part in a parade during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe takes part in the flag handover ceremony. The 2020 Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe takes part in the flag handover ceremony. The 2020 Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Japan's Prime Minister Shinzo Abe takes part in the flag handover ceremony. The 2020 Olympics will be held in Tokyo, Japan. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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Athletes of France take selfies as they parade during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Athletes of France take selfies as they parade during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Athletes of France take selfies as they parade during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Fireworks explode during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Yves Herman

Performers take part in the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Yves Herman
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A projection is seen during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

A projection is seen during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch

A projection is seen during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Fabrizio Bensch
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A participant takes a selfie in the rain during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

A participant takes a selfie in the rain during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

A participant takes a selfie in the rain during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov
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Singer Julia Michaels and Kygo perform during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Singer Julia Michaels and Kygo perform during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Singer Julia Michaels and Kygo perform during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov
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Singer Lenine performs during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Singer Lenine performs during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Singer Lenine performs during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov
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The Olympic flag is lowered during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

The Olympic flag is lowered during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci

The Olympic flag is lowered during the closing ceremony. REUTERS/Marcos Brindicci
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