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Our world in photos: Feb. 24

February 24, 2020 Noah Singer
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SOUTH KOREA — Careful work: An employee at a medical center in Daegu on Monday wore protective gear while stacking plastic buckets containing coronavirus patients’ medical waste. Photo: Lee Moo-ryul/Newsis via AP


GERMANY — Many as one: Hundreds of people dressed as the traditional carnival character the Schuttig Fool walk through the streets of Elzach during a carnival parade on Sunday. Photo: Patrick Seeger/dpa via AP


ITALY — Held up: Police stopped cars trying to enter a cordoned area in Casalpusterlengo on Sunday, amid Europe’s first major COVID-19 outbreak. Photo: Claudio Furlan/LaPresse via AP


INDIA — Forces clash: Police in Hyderabad on Monday detained Centre of Indian Trade Unions members, who protested President Donald Trump’s visit to India. Photo: Mahesh Kumar A./AP


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IRAN — Wary gaze: A commuter, who wore a protective mask and gloves, looked through a water-stained bus window in downtown Tehran on Sunday as the number of COVID-19 cases in the country spiked. Photo: Ebrahim Noroozi/AP


BRAZIL — Dancing for joy: Performers from the Estácio de Sá samba school participated in a parade during Carnival celebrations at the Sambadrome in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday. Photo: Silvia Izquierdo/AP


ISRAEL — Across the sky: Rockets were launched from the Gaza Strip toward Israel on Monday. Photo: Khalil Hamra/AP

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