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People wearing protective face masks stand under blooming cherry blossoms in a park on Easter Sunday in the Treptow district in Berlin, Germany April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Michele Tantussi

People wearing protective face masks stand under blooming cherry blossoms in a park on Easter Sunday in the Treptow district in Berlin, Germany April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Michele Tantussi

People wearing protective face masks stand under blooming cherry blossoms in a park on Easter Sunday in the Treptow district in Berlin, Germany April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Michele Tantussi
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Blossoms are seen at a cemetery in London, Britain, April 11, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Blossoms are seen at a cemetery in London, Britain, April 11, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville

Blossoms are seen at a cemetery in London, Britain, April 11, 2020. REUTERS/Toby Melville
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A dog sits on a balcony after the Public order office Ordnungsamt closed the access to the district, known as the Cherry Blossom Area, a tourist magnet as the spread of the coronavirus continues in Bonn, Germany, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen

A dog sits on a balcony after the Public order office Ordnungsamt closed the access to the district, known as the Cherry Blossom Area, a tourist magnet as the spread of the coronavirus continues in Bonn, Germany, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Thilo...more

A dog sits on a balcony after the Public order office Ordnungsamt closed the access to the district, known as the Cherry Blossom Area, a tourist magnet as the spread of the coronavirus continues in Bonn, Germany, April 8, 2020. REUTERS/Thilo Schmuelgen
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A pigeon walks in a closed cherry blossom viewing spot at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A pigeon walks in a closed cherry blossom viewing spot at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A pigeon walks in a closed cherry blossom viewing spot at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 28, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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The Bald Knob Cross of Peace is framed by a blossoming tree after a sunrise Easter service in Alto Pass, Illinois, April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Munoz

The Bald Knob Cross of Peace is framed by a blossoming tree after a sunrise Easter service in Alto Pass, Illinois, April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Munoz

The Bald Knob Cross of Peace is framed by a blossoming tree after a sunrise Easter service in Alto Pass, Illinois, April 12, 2020. REUTERS/Brian Munoz
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Visitors take photos under blooming cherry blossoms at a park in Beijing, China March 27, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Visitors take photos under blooming cherry blossoms at a park in Beijing, China March 27, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Visitors take photos under blooming cherry blossoms at a park in Beijing, China March 27, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A woman takes a selfie with cherry blossoms in Seoul, South Korea, April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A woman takes a selfie with cherry blossoms in Seoul, South Korea, April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A woman takes a selfie with cherry blossoms in Seoul, South Korea, April 7, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Chiara Zuddas, 31, has a picnic with her daughter, two-year-old Bianca Toniolo, by a blossom tree in the woods 200 meters from their home in San Fiorano, Italy March 19, 2020. Marzio Toniolo/via REUTERS

Chiara Zuddas, 31, has a picnic with her daughter, two-year-old Bianca Toniolo, by a blossom tree in the woods 200 meters from their home in San Fiorano, Italy March 19, 2020. Marzio Toniolo/via REUTERS

Chiara Zuddas, 31, has a picnic with her daughter, two-year-old Bianca Toniolo, by a blossom tree in the woods 200 meters from their home in San Fiorano, Italy March 19, 2020. Marzio Toniolo/via REUTERS
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A couple takes a walk near a cherry blossom trees street in Seoul, South Korea, April 1, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A couple takes a walk near a cherry blossom trees street in Seoul, South Korea, April 1, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji

A couple takes a walk near a cherry blossom trees street in Seoul, South Korea, April 1, 2020. REUTERS/Kim Hong-Ji
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Cherry blossoms are pictured as a woman jogs around Green Lake Park in Seattle, Washington, March 29, 2020. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Cherry blossoms are pictured as a woman jogs around Green Lake Park in Seattle, Washington, March 29, 2020. REUTERS/Jason Redmond

Cherry blossoms are pictured as a woman jogs around Green Lake Park in Seattle, Washington, March 29, 2020. REUTERS/Jason Redmond
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A woman walks under blooming cherry blossoms in a snowfall in Tokyo, Japan March 29, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A woman walks under blooming cherry blossoms in a snowfall in Tokyo, Japan March 29, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A woman walks under blooming cherry blossoms in a snowfall in Tokyo, Japan March 29, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A woman reading a book at her window appears behind a blooming Japanese cherry tree in Lille, France, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

A woman reading a book at her window appears behind a blooming Japanese cherry tree in Lille, France, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol

A woman reading a book at her window appears behind a blooming Japanese cherry tree in Lille, France, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol
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A police cordon keeps visitors from accessing the cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin after authorities closed down the popular tourist area to help stem coronavirus disease transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

A police cordon keeps visitors from accessing the cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin after authorities closed down the popular tourist area to help stem coronavirus disease transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

A police cordon keeps visitors from accessing the cherry blossoms around the Tidal Basin after authorities closed down the popular tourist area to help stem coronavirus disease transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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A man wearing protective face mask following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease looks at blooming cherry blossoms in Tokyo, Japan, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A man wearing protective face mask following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease looks at blooming cherry blossoms in Tokyo, Japan, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

A man wearing protective face mask following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease looks at blooming cherry blossoms in Tokyo, Japan, March 24, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A woman with a protective mask takes pictures of blooming cherry blossoms at a park in Shanghai, China March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

A woman with a protective mask takes pictures of blooming cherry blossoms at a park in Shanghai, China March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

A woman with a protective mask takes pictures of blooming cherry blossoms at a park in Shanghai, China March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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Security guards wear protective masks as they stand under cherry trees in a park in Beijing as the country is hit by an outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease, China, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Security guards wear protective masks as they stand under cherry trees in a park in Beijing as the country is hit by an outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease, China, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

Security guards wear protective masks as they stand under cherry trees in a park in Beijing as the country is hit by an outbreak of the novel coronavirus disease, China, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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From behind a yellow police cordon, a woman on a one-wheel skateboard views cherry blossoms after authorities closed down the tourist area to help stem coronavirus transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

From behind a yellow police cordon, a woman on a one-wheel skateboard views cherry blossoms after authorities closed down the tourist area to help stem coronavirus transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

From behind a yellow police cordon, a woman on a one-wheel skateboard views cherry blossoms after authorities closed down the tourist area to help stem coronavirus transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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Visitors wearing protective face masks take a selfie near cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo, Japan, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Visitors wearing protective face masks take a selfie near cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo, Japan, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov

Visitors wearing protective face masks take a selfie near cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo, Japan, March 15, 2020. REUTERS/Stoyan Nenov
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Visitors from abroad wearing kimono clothes look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Visitors from abroad wearing kimono clothes look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Visitors from abroad wearing kimono clothes look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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People flock to the Tidal Basin to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People flock to the Tidal Basin to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People flock to the Tidal Basin to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People wearing protective masks take pictures of cherry blossoms at a park in Beijing, China March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People wearing protective masks take pictures of cherry blossoms at a park in Beijing, China March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

People wearing protective masks take pictures of cherry blossoms at a park in Beijing, China March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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Visitors wearing protective face masks following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Visitors wearing protective face masks following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Visitors wearing protective face masks following an outbreak of the coronavirus disease look at blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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Abandoned behind a police cordon, rental bikes sit beneath cherry blossoms after authorities closed down the tourist area to help stem coronavirus disease transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Abandoned behind a police cordon, rental bikes sit beneath cherry blossoms after authorities closed down the tourist area to help stem coronavirus disease transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Abandoned behind a police cordon, rental bikes sit beneath cherry blossoms after authorities closed down the tourist area to help stem coronavirus disease transmission in Washington, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque
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A couple wearing face masks watch cherry blossom in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A couple wearing face masks watch cherry blossom in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

A couple wearing face masks watch cherry blossom in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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Security personnel walk next to a 5G enabled autonomous vehicle, installed with a camera filming blooming cherry blossoms for an online live-streaming session, inside the closed Wuhan University, in China March 17, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Security personnel walk next to a 5G enabled autonomous vehicle, installed with a camera filming blooming cherry blossoms for an online live-streaming session, inside the closed Wuhan University, in China March 17, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS

Security personnel walk next to a 5G enabled autonomous vehicle, installed with a camera filming blooming cherry blossoms for an online live-streaming session, inside the closed Wuhan University, in China March 17, 2020. China Daily via REUTERS
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A woman sits under blooming cherry trees in Washington, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

A woman sits under blooming cherry trees in Washington, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts

A woman sits under blooming cherry trees in Washington, March 19, 2020. REUTERS/Joshua Roberts
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Visitors rest inside ropes cordoning off viewing parties, with a sign board reading 'No parties,' under blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Visitors rest inside ropes cordoning off viewing parties, with a sign board reading 'No parties,' under blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato

Visitors rest inside ropes cordoning off viewing parties, with a sign board reading 'No parties,' under blooming cherry blossoms at Ueno park in Tokyo, Japan March 22, 2020. REUTERS/Issei Kato
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A woman wearing a protective mask looks at blossoms in a park on a sunny day in Beijing, China, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A woman wearing a protective mask looks at blossoms in a park on a sunny day in Beijing, China, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter

A woman wearing a protective mask looks at blossoms in a park on a sunny day in Beijing, China, March 21, 2020. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
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People flock to the Tidal Basin to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People flock to the Tidal Basin to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis

People flock to the Tidal Basin to see the cherry blossoms in Washington, March 20, 2020. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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People wearing face masks use their phones under blooming cherry blossoms near Jiming Temple, in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China February 29, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

People wearing face masks use their phones under blooming cherry blossoms near Jiming Temple, in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China February 29, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS

People wearing face masks use their phones under blooming cherry blossoms near Jiming Temple, in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, China February 29, 2020. cnsphoto via REUTERS
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People gather at the University of Washington, which has suspended in-person classes, to view the cherry blossoms in Seattle, Washington, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

People gather at the University of Washington, which has suspended in-person classes, to view the cherry blossoms in Seattle, Washington, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson

People gather at the University of Washington, which has suspended in-person classes, to view the cherry blossoms in Seattle, Washington, March 16, 2020. REUTERS/Lindsey Wasson
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People take pictures of blooming cherry blossoms outside an entrance of a closed park in Shanghai, China March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

People take pictures of blooming cherry blossoms outside an entrance of a closed park in Shanghai, China March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song

People take pictures of blooming cherry blossoms outside an entrance of a closed park in Shanghai, China March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Aly Song
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A child is seen under blossom in Battersea Park in London, Britain March 21, 2020 REUTERS/Hannah Mckay

A child is seen under blossom in Battersea Park in London, Britain March 21, 2020 REUTERS/Hannah Mckay

A child is seen under blossom in Battersea Park in London, Britain March 21, 2020 REUTERS/Hannah Mckay
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A woman smiles between the early flowering cherry blossoms in Kyoto, Japan March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman smiles between the early flowering cherry blossoms in Kyoto, Japan March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A woman smiles between the early flowering cherry blossoms in Kyoto, Japan March 13, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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People wearing face masks enjoy watching cherry blossom in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

People wearing face masks enjoy watching cherry blossom in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha

People wearing face masks enjoy watching cherry blossom in Saitama Prefecture, Japan, March 6, 2020. REUTERS/Athit Perawongmetha
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A visitor wearing a protective face mask looks at early flowering Kanzakura cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo, Japan, March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A visitor wearing a protective face mask looks at early flowering Kanzakura cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo, Japan, March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A visitor wearing a protective face mask looks at early flowering Kanzakura cherry blossoms at Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden in Tokyo, Japan, March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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