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Fireworks explode near the Eiffel Tower, in a picture taken from the Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck, at the end of Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, France. REUTERS/Charles Platiau  

Fireworks explode near the Eiffel Tower, in a picture taken from the Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck, at the end of Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, France. REUTERS/Charles Platiau  

Fireworks explode near the Eiffel Tower, in a picture taken from the Montparnasse Tower Observation Deck, at the end of Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, France. REUTERS/Charles Platiau  
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Visitors view panoramic city scenes from the 1,815 feet high CN Tower, which reopened for the first time since coronavirus restrictions were imposed in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio

Visitors view panoramic city scenes from the 1,815 feet high CN Tower, which reopened for the first time since coronavirus restrictions were imposed in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio

Visitors view panoramic city scenes from the 1,815 feet high CN Tower, which reopened for the first time since coronavirus restrictions were imposed in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. REUTERS/Carlos Osorio
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Reporters sit as Joe Biden speaks about his plans for tackling climate change during a campaign event in Wilmington, Delaware. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Reporters sit as Joe Biden speaks about his plans for tackling climate change during a campaign event in Wilmington, Delaware. REUTERS/Leah Millis

Reporters sit as Joe Biden speaks about his plans for tackling climate change during a campaign event in Wilmington, Delaware. REUTERS/Leah Millis
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A male 12-day-old sea lion cub is seen with its mother Peaches in their enclosure at Schoenbrunner Tiergarten zoo in Vienna, Austria. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

A male 12-day-old sea lion cub is seen with its mother Peaches in their enclosure at Schoenbrunner Tiergarten zoo in Vienna, Austria. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner

A male 12-day-old sea lion cub is seen with its mother Peaches in their enclosure at Schoenbrunner Tiergarten zoo in Vienna, Austria. REUTERS/Lisi Niesner
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A man carries an elderly woman as they cross a waterlogged street during heavy rainfall in Mumbai, India.  
 REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas  

A man carries an elderly woman as they cross a waterlogged street during heavy rainfall in Mumbai, India. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas  

A man carries an elderly woman as they cross a waterlogged street during heavy rainfall in Mumbai, India. REUTERS/Francis Mascarenhas  
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Jen Reid poses next to a sculpture by Marc Quinn portraying her, in London, Britain. A sculpture of a Black protester with her fist raised in the air has been erected in a stealthy night-time operation in place of a 17th Century English slave trader whose statue was toppled by anti-racism demonstrators in the port city of Bristol.  


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Jen Reid poses next to a sculpture by Marc Quinn portraying her, in London, Britain. A sculpture of a Black protester with her fist raised in the air has been erected in a stealthy night-time operation in place of a 17th Century English slave trader...more

Jen Reid poses next to a sculpture by Marc Quinn portraying her, in London, Britain. A sculpture of a Black protester with her fist raised in the air has been erected in a stealthy night-time operation in place of a 17th Century English slave trader whose statue was toppled by anti-racism demonstrators in the port city of Bristol. Courtesy of Marc Quinn Studio/via REUTERS
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A volunteer delivers food rations at a so-called 'Olla comun', a communal kitchen set up to provide hot food for those with dwindling incomes or nothing, during the spread of the coronavirus in Valparaiso, Chile. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido  

A volunteer delivers food rations at a so-called 'Olla comun', a communal kitchen set up to provide hot food for those with dwindling incomes or nothing, during the spread of the coronavirus in Valparaiso, Chile. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido  

A volunteer delivers food rations at a so-called 'Olla comun', a communal kitchen set up to provide hot food for those with dwindling incomes or nothing, during the spread of the coronavirus in Valparaiso, Chile. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido  
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A protester stands as police use a water cannon during a protest against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his government's response to the financial fallout of the coronavirus crisis near Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem. The words on the sign in Hebrew read "Love thy neighbor".   REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun  

A protester stands as police use a water cannon during a protest against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his government's response to the financial fallout of the coronavirus crisis near Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem. The words on...more

A protester stands as police use a water cannon during a protest against Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his government's response to the financial fallout of the coronavirus crisis near Netanyahu's residence in Jerusalem. The words on the sign in Hebrew read "Love thy neighbor".   REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun  
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Social distancing dividers for students are seen in a classroom at St. Benedict School in Montebello, near Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Social distancing dividers for students are seen in a classroom at St. Benedict School in Montebello, near Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson

Social distancing dividers for students are seen in a classroom at St. Benedict School in Montebello, near Los Angeles, California. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson
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Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen and her husband Bo Tengberg smile after getting married in Magleby Church, in Magleby, Denmark.   Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen and her husband Bo Tengberg smile after getting married in Magleby Church, in Magleby, Denmark. Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS

Danish Prime Minister Mette Frederiksen and her husband Bo Tengberg smile after getting married in Magleby Church, in Magleby, Denmark. Ritzau Scanpix/via REUTERS
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Ghislaine Maxwell appears via video link during her arraignment hearing where she was denied bail for her role aiding Jeffrey Epstein to recruit and eventually abuse minor girls, in Manhattan Federal Court, in New York.  
 REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

Ghislaine Maxwell appears via video link during her arraignment hearing where she was denied bail for her role aiding Jeffrey Epstein to recruit and eventually abuse minor girls, in Manhattan Federal Court, in New York. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg

Ghislaine Maxwell appears via video link during her arraignment hearing where she was denied bail for her role aiding Jeffrey Epstein to recruit and eventually abuse minor girls, in Manhattan Federal Court, in New York. REUTERS/Jane Rosenberg
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The Comet C/2020 or "Neowise" is seen in the sky from the Puerto del Viento mountain pass at dawn in Ronda, southern Spain. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

The Comet C/2020 or "Neowise" is seen in the sky from the Puerto del Viento mountain pass at dawn in Ronda, southern Spain. REUTERS/Jon Nazca

The Comet C/2020 or "Neowise" is seen in the sky from the Puerto del Viento mountain pass at dawn in Ronda, southern Spain. REUTERS/Jon Nazca
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A girl plays with water on a summer day at a shopping complex in Beijing, China. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang

A girl plays with water on a summer day at a shopping complex in Beijing, China. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang

A girl plays with water on a summer day at a shopping complex in Beijing, China. REUTERS/Tingshu Wang
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President Trump arrives to attend a news conference in the Rose Garden at the White House. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst  

President Trump arrives to attend a news conference in the Rose Garden at the White House. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst  

President Trump arrives to attend a news conference in the Rose Garden at the White House. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst  
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A damaged bust of Cecil John Rhodes, a controversial figure in the history of South Africa, is seen after the statue had been vandalized and had the head removed in Cape Town, South Africa.   REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

A damaged bust of Cecil John Rhodes, a controversial figure in the history of South Africa, is seen after the statue had been vandalized and had the head removed in Cape Town, South Africa. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings

A damaged bust of Cecil John Rhodes, a controversial figure in the history of South Africa, is seen after the statue had been vandalized and had the head removed in Cape Town, South Africa. REUTERS/Mike Hutchings
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Alpha jets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France fly over the Arc de Triomphe during the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, France.   REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes    

Alpha jets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France fly over the Arc de Triomphe during the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes    

Alpha jets from the French Air Force Patrouille de France fly over the Arc de Triomphe during the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, France. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes    
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A promoter wears a face shield during the 41st Bangkok International Motor Show, after the Thai government eased measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A promoter wears a face shield during the 41st Bangkok International Motor Show, after the Thai government eased measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A promoter wears a face shield during the 41st Bangkok International Motor Show, after the Thai government eased measures to prevent the spread of the coronavirus in Bangkok, Thailand. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Iraqi security forces stand in front of demonstrators in anti-government protests during Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi's visit, in Basra, Iraq. REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani  

Iraqi security forces stand in front of demonstrators in anti-government protests during Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi's visit, in Basra, Iraq. REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani  

Iraqi security forces stand in front of demonstrators in anti-government protests during Iraqi Prime Minister Mustafa al-Kadhimi's visit, in Basra, Iraq. REUTERS/Essam Al-Sudani  
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Law enforcement officers detain a participant of a protest after the Belarusian election commission refused to register Viktor Babariko and Valery Tsepkalo as candidates for the upcoming presidential election in Minsk, Belarus.  
 REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko

Law enforcement officers detain a participant of a protest after the Belarusian election commission refused to register Viktor Babariko and Valery Tsepkalo as candidates for the upcoming presidential election in Minsk, Belarus. REUTERS/Vasily...more

Law enforcement officers detain a participant of a protest after the Belarusian election commission refused to register Viktor Babariko and Valery Tsepkalo as candidates for the upcoming presidential election in Minsk, Belarus. REUTERS/Vasily Fedosenko
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People pose for a photo during a storm in Sevastopol, Crimea. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak  

People pose for a photo during a storm in Sevastopol, Crimea. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak  

People pose for a photo during a storm in Sevastopol, Crimea. REUTERS/Alexey Pavlishak  
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Freshly dug graves are seen amid a nationwide coronavirus lockdown, at the Honingnestkrans cemetery, north of Pretoria, South Africa.  
 REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Freshly dug graves are seen amid a nationwide coronavirus lockdown, at the Honingnestkrans cemetery, north of Pretoria, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko

Freshly dug graves are seen amid a nationwide coronavirus lockdown, at the Honingnestkrans cemetery, north of Pretoria, South Africa. REUTERS/Siphiwe Sibeko
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A mural by anonymous British street artist Banksy stolen from the Bataclan theatre in Paris and found in a farmhouse in central Italy is seen during the return ceremony at the French embassy in Rome, Italy.  
 REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A mural by anonymous British street artist Banksy stolen from the Bataclan theatre in Paris and found in a farmhouse in central Italy is seen during the return ceremony at the French embassy in Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Yara Nardi

A mural by anonymous British street artist Banksy stolen from the Bataclan theatre in Paris and found in a farmhouse in central Italy is seen during the return ceremony at the French embassy in Rome, Italy. REUTERS/Yara Nardi
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A chimpanzee eats an apple while housed at Wildlife Waystation animal sanctuary during media access to raise awareness on World Chimpanzee Day in Sylmar, California.   REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni    

A chimpanzee eats an apple while housed at Wildlife Waystation animal sanctuary during media access to raise awareness on World Chimpanzee Day in Sylmar, California. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni    

A chimpanzee eats an apple while housed at Wildlife Waystation animal sanctuary during media access to raise awareness on World Chimpanzee Day in Sylmar, California. REUTERS/Mario Anzuoni    
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Cut out photos of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle sit in the stands at The City Ground, in Nottingham, Britain. 
   Action Images/Andrew Boyers    

Cut out photos of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle sit in the stands at The City Ground, in Nottingham, Britain.   Action Images/Andrew Boyers    

Cut out photos of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle sit in the stands at The City Ground, in Nottingham, Britain.   Action Images/Andrew Boyers    
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Denisse Toala (3rd R, green shirt), a 16-year-old student, teaches children in an improvised school she has set up under a tree since they have been unable to attend virtual classes in the low-income neighborhood Realidad de Dios, in Guayaquil, Ecuador.   REUTERS/Santiago Arcos

Denisse Toala (3rd R, green shirt), a 16-year-old student, teaches children in an improvised school she has set up under a tree since they have been unable to attend virtual classes in the low-income neighborhood Realidad de Dios, in Guayaquil,...more

Denisse Toala (3rd R, green shirt), a 16-year-old student, teaches children in an improvised school she has set up under a tree since they have been unable to attend virtual classes in the low-income neighborhood Realidad de Dios, in Guayaquil, Ecuador. REUTERS/Santiago Arcos
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A healthcare worker wearing protective gear takes a swab sample from a man for a rapid antigen test, amid the coronavirus outbreak, outside a tea stall at a bus terminal in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave  

A healthcare worker wearing protective gear takes a swab sample from a man for a rapid antigen test, amid the coronavirus outbreak, outside a tea stall at a bus terminal in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave  

A healthcare worker wearing protective gear takes a swab sample from a man for a rapid antigen test, amid the coronavirus outbreak, outside a tea stall at a bus terminal in Ahmedabad, India. REUTERS/Amit Dave  
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