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Tuesday June 30, Our World In Pictures

June 30, 2015 Brooklyn Daily Eagle
AP Photo/Daniel Ochoa de Olza

GREECE — Worker Takes Smoke Break: A welder pauses to smoke a cigarette at the Perama’s Shipyards near Athens on Tuesday. Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis confirmed that the country will not make its payment to the International Monetary Fund by the deadline. Capital controls began Monday and will last at least a week, an attempt to keep the banks from collapsing in the face of a nationwide bank run.

WASHINGTON — Fire Continues to Destroy Buildings: Firefighters walk along one of several still-smoldering warehouses on Monday. The fire is thought to have been sparked by embers from a wildfire that hit homes on a nearby hillside in Wenatchee. The wildfires hit several parts of the state over the weekend as it is struggling with a severe drought, destroying dozens of structures and forcing hundreds to flee.

PERU — Dog Joins Parade: A dog rests as soldiers march in place during a parade in celebration of Saint Peter’s day in Lima on Monday. During the feast day of the patron saint of fishermen, coastal communities pay homage by parading his statue to the sea.

INDONESIA — People Dig Through Rubble: Rescuers search for victims at the site where an air force cargo plane crashed in Medan, North Sumatra, on Tuesday. The Hercules C-130 plane crashed into a residential neighborhood in the country’s third-largest city.

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