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A Palestinian boy dips in a natural spring to cool off during a heat wave near Jericho in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman    

A Palestinian boy dips in a natural spring to cool off during a heat wave near Jericho in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman    

A Palestinian boy dips in a natural spring to cool off during a heat wave near Jericho in the Israeli-occupied West Bank. REUTERS/Mohamad Torokman    
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Lydia Hassebroek says hi to her friend Rose through her kitchen window in Brooklyn, New York. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs    

Lydia Hassebroek says hi to her friend Rose through her kitchen window in Brooklyn, New York. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs    

Lydia Hassebroek says hi to her friend Rose through her kitchen window in Brooklyn, New York. REUTERS/Caitlin Ochs    
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Pan-democratic legislator Chu Hoi-dick scuffles with security during Legislative Council’s House Committee meeting in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu    

Pan-democratic legislator Chu Hoi-dick scuffles with security during Legislative Council’s House Committee meeting in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu    

Pan-democratic legislator Chu Hoi-dick scuffles with security during Legislative Council’s House Committee meeting in Hong Kong. REUTERS/Tyrone Siu    
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An aerial view of Archbishop Francois Touvet waving to attenders after France's first ever drive-in mass in Chalons-en-Champagne, near Reims, France.   REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol  

An aerial view of Archbishop Francois Touvet waving to attenders after France's first ever drive-in mass in Chalons-en-Champagne, near Reims, France. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol  

An aerial view of Archbishop Francois Touvet waving to attenders after France's first ever drive-in mass in Chalons-en-Champagne, near Reims, France. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol  
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Neonatal Nurse Kirsty Hartley carries premature baby Theo Anderson to his mother Kirsty Anderson in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Lancashire Women and Newborn Centre at Burnley General Hospital in East Lancashire, in Burnley, Britain. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool  

Neonatal Nurse Kirsty Hartley carries premature baby Theo Anderson to his mother Kirsty Anderson in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Lancashire Women and Newborn Centre at Burnley General Hospital in East Lancashire, in Burnley, Britain....more

Neonatal Nurse Kirsty Hartley carries premature baby Theo Anderson to his mother Kirsty Anderson in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at the Lancashire Women and Newborn Centre at Burnley General Hospital in East Lancashire, in Burnley, Britain. REUTERS/Hannah McKay/Pool  
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A New York Police Department officer keeps an eye on people as they control social distance on a warm day at Domino Park in Brooklyn, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    

A New York Police Department officer keeps an eye on people as they control social distance on a warm day at Domino Park in Brooklyn, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    

A New York Police Department officer keeps an eye on people as they control social distance on a warm day at Domino Park in Brooklyn, New York. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    
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Ugandan academic Stella Nyanzi reacts as police officers detain her for protesting against the way the government is distributing relief food and the lockdown situation to control the spread of coronavirus, in Kampala, Uganda.  
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Ugandan academic Stella Nyanzi reacts as police officers detain her for protesting against the way the government is distributing relief food and the lockdown situation to control the spread of coronavirus, in Kampala, Uganda. REUTERS/Abubaker...more

Ugandan academic Stella Nyanzi reacts as police officers detain her for protesting against the way the government is distributing relief food and the lockdown situation to control the spread of coronavirus, in Kampala, Uganda. REUTERS/Abubaker Lubowa  
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A man reacts, next to a Polish flag laying on the ground, after being sprayed with tear gas, during an anti-government protest, in Warsaw, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel    

A man reacts, next to a Polish flag laying on the ground, after being sprayed with tear gas, during an anti-government protest, in Warsaw, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel    

A man reacts, next to a Polish flag laying on the ground, after being sprayed with tear gas, during an anti-government protest, in Warsaw, Poland. REUTERS/Kacper Pempel    
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A crow is seen near models during the reopening of the 'mini-Europe' theme park, where visitors can explore small scale models of European capitals and landmarks, as Belgium began easing lockdown restrictions, in Brussels.    
  REUTERS/Francois Lenoir    

A crow is seen near models during the reopening of the 'mini-Europe' theme park, where visitors can explore small scale models of European capitals and landmarks, as Belgium began easing lockdown restrictions, in Brussels. REUTERS/Francois...more

A crow is seen near models during the reopening of the 'mini-Europe' theme park, where visitors can explore small scale models of European capitals and landmarks, as Belgium began easing lockdown restrictions, in Brussels. REUTERS/Francois Lenoir    
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People line up during a food distribution in the Corona section of Queens, New York.    REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    

People line up during a food distribution in the Corona section of Queens, New York.  REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    

People line up during a food distribution in the Corona section of Queens, New York.  REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz    
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George Washington University graduate Catalina Perez (R) receives a paper copy of her diploma from neighbor Paula Lytle as they keep a social distance at a surprise graduation party for Perez, who completed her undergraduate studies in International Affairs across the span of ten years only to miss her commencement due to the coronavirus outbreak, in Washington.  
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George Washington University graduate Catalina Perez (R) receives a paper copy of her diploma from neighbor Paula Lytle as they keep a social distance at a surprise graduation party for Perez, who completed her undergraduate studies in International...more

George Washington University graduate Catalina Perez (R) receives a paper copy of her diploma from neighbor Paula Lytle as they keep a social distance at a surprise graduation party for Perez, who completed her undergraduate studies in International Affairs across the span of ten years only to miss her commencement due to the coronavirus outbreak, in Washington. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
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Police officers detain an anti-lockdown protester during a demonstration in Hyde Park, London, Britain. REUTERS/John Sibley    

Police officers detain an anti-lockdown protester during a demonstration in Hyde Park, London, Britain. REUTERS/John Sibley    

Police officers detain an anti-lockdown protester during a demonstration in Hyde Park, London, Britain. REUTERS/John Sibley    
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A person gestures out of a car's window as supporters of Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro protest against the quarantine measures, in Sao Paulo, Brazil.  
 REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli  

A person gestures out of a car's window as supporters of Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro protest against the quarantine measures, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli  

A person gestures out of a car's window as supporters of Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro protest against the quarantine measures, in Sao Paulo, Brazil. REUTERS/Amanda Perobelli  
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Residents wearing face masks line up for nucleic acid testings at a residential compound in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit hardest by the coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China. REUTERS/Aly Song    

Residents wearing face masks line up for nucleic acid testings at a residential compound in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit hardest by the coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China. REUTERS/Aly Song    

Residents wearing face masks line up for nucleic acid testings at a residential compound in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit hardest by the coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China. REUTERS/Aly Song    
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A migrant worker covers her child with a sari to protect him from heat as she waits in a queue for transport to reach a railway station to board a train to her home state of northern Uttar Pradesh, after a limited reopening of India's giant rail network following a nearly seven-week lockdown, in Ahmedabad, India.    REUTERS/Amit Dave  

A migrant worker covers her child with a sari to protect him from heat as she waits in a queue for transport to reach a railway station to board a train to her home state of northern Uttar Pradesh, after a limited reopening of India's giant rail...more

A migrant worker covers her child with a sari to protect him from heat as she waits in a queue for transport to reach a railway station to board a train to her home state of northern Uttar Pradesh, after a limited reopening of India's giant rail network following a nearly seven-week lockdown, in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave  
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Torrey Pines High School graduating student Phoebe Seip, 18, crowns herself while celebrating her canceled prom night at home in San Diego, California. REUTERS/Bing Guan    

Torrey Pines High School graduating student Phoebe Seip, 18, crowns herself while celebrating her canceled prom night at home in San Diego, California. REUTERS/Bing Guan    

Torrey Pines High School graduating student Phoebe Seip, 18, crowns herself while celebrating her canceled prom night at home in San Diego, California. REUTERS/Bing Guan    
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Torrey Pines High School graduating student Phoebe Seip (18, center), and her sisters Sydney (22, left) and Paisley, 6, watch former U.S. President Barack Obama deliver a virtual commencement address to millions of high school seniors who will miss graduation ceremonies due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, while celebrating Phoebe's canceled prom night at home in San Diego, California,. REUTERS/Bing Guan

Torrey Pines High School graduating student Phoebe Seip (18, center), and her sisters Sydney (22, left) and Paisley, 6, watch former U.S. President Barack Obama deliver a virtual commencement address to millions of high school seniors who will miss...more

Torrey Pines High School graduating student Phoebe Seip (18, center), and her sisters Sydney (22, left) and Paisley, 6, watch former U.S. President Barack Obama deliver a virtual commencement address to millions of high school seniors who will miss graduation ceremonies due to the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, while celebrating Phoebe's canceled prom night at home in San Diego, California,. REUTERS/Bing Guan
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A woman wears a mask reading 'Fascist Muzzle' at a protest against restrictions implemented in response to the coronavirus outbreak near Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker’s house in Swampscott, Massachusetts.     REUTERS/Brian Snyder    

A woman wears a mask reading 'Fascist Muzzle' at a protest against restrictions implemented in response to the coronavirus outbreak near Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker’s house in Swampscott, Massachusetts.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder  ...more

A woman wears a mask reading 'Fascist Muzzle' at a protest against restrictions implemented in response to the coronavirus outbreak near Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker’s house in Swampscott, Massachusetts.   REUTERS/Brian Snyder    
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FSV Mainz 05's Aaron Caricol in action, as play resumes behind closed doors, during their Bundesliga match against FC Cologne in Cologne, Germany. 


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FSV Mainz 05's Aaron Caricol in action, as play resumes behind closed doors, during their Bundesliga match against FC Cologne in Cologne, Germany. Lars Baron/Pool via REUTERS

FSV Mainz 05's Aaron Caricol in action, as play resumes behind closed doors, during their Bundesliga match against FC Cologne in Cologne, Germany. Lars Baron/Pool via REUTERS
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Crematory workers using protective gear are pictured at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl, on the outskirts of Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero  

Crematory workers using protective gear are pictured at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl, on the outskirts of Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero  

Crematory workers using protective gear are pictured at a crematory in Nezahualcoyotl, on the outskirts of Mexico City. REUTERS/Henry Romero  
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A woman wearing a protective suit talks to a child at a migrant neighborhood during the start of a general quarantine to force down a surging rate of fresh coronavirus cases in the capital, in Santiago, Chile.  
 REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado    

A woman wearing a protective suit talks to a child at a migrant neighborhood during the start of a general quarantine to force down a surging rate of fresh coronavirus cases in the capital, in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado    

A woman wearing a protective suit talks to a child at a migrant neighborhood during the start of a general quarantine to force down a surging rate of fresh coronavirus cases in the capital, in Santiago, Chile. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado    
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Workers remove signage of the Gem Spa, an iconic East Village corner store open since the 1920's, whose owner says it had to close its shopfront due to falling revenue, which was affected in part by recent shutdowns in Manhattan, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly  

Workers remove signage of the Gem Spa, an iconic East Village corner store open since the 1920's, whose owner says it had to close its shopfront due to falling revenue, which was affected in part by recent shutdowns in Manhattan, New York City....more

Workers remove signage of the Gem Spa, an iconic East Village corner store open since the 1920's, whose owner says it had to close its shopfront due to falling revenue, which was affected in part by recent shutdowns in Manhattan, New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly  
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People walk on rocks to cross the River Dove in Dovedale in the Peak Distric, Ashbourne, Britain. REUTERS/Carl Recine    

People walk on rocks to cross the River Dove in Dovedale in the Peak Distric, Ashbourne, Britain. REUTERS/Carl Recine    

People walk on rocks to cross the River Dove in Dovedale in the Peak Distric, Ashbourne, Britain. REUTERS/Carl Recine    
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A child reacts while undergoing nucleic acid testing in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit hardest by the coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China.  
  REUTERS/Aly Song    

A child reacts while undergoing nucleic acid testing in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit hardest by the coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China. REUTERS/Aly Song    

A child reacts while undergoing nucleic acid testing in Wuhan, the Chinese city hit hardest by the coronavirus outbreak, Hubei province, China. REUTERS/Aly Song    
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A ballet dancer performs outside a private hospital in Monterrey, Mexico. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A ballet dancer performs outside a private hospital in Monterrey, Mexico. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril

A ballet dancer performs outside a private hospital in Monterrey, Mexico. REUTERS/Daniel Becerril
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A graduating Masters student from the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP) stands on campus the day before his graduation ceremony, which is to be held online due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, in Manhattan, New York. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

A graduating Masters student from the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP) stands on campus the day before his graduation ceremony, which is to be held online due to the outbreak of the coronavirus,...more

A graduating Masters student from the Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, Planning and Preservation (GSAPP) stands on campus the day before his graduation ceremony, which is to be held online due to the outbreak of the coronavirus, in Manhattan, New York. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
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