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Our world in photos: March 26

March 26, 2020 Noah Singer
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CUBA — Staying prepared: A man left a government store with his ration of eggs in Havana on Wednesday. Cuban officials closed schools and banned transportation between provinces this week. Photo: Ramon Espinosa/AP


NEPAL — Safety check: A medical worker tested a protective suit in Kathmandu on Thursday. Nepal began a weeklong lockdown on Tuesday. Photo: Niranjan Shrestha/AP


FRANCE — Field visit: President Emmanuel Macron visited a military field hospital in Mulhouse on Wednesday. France has reported over 22,000 coronavirus cases, the fourth-highest total in Europe. Photo: Mathieu Cugnot/Pool via AP


INDIA — Locked down: People looked through the windows of an apartment building in Guwahati during a nationwide lockdown that began Wednesday. Photo: Anupam Nath/AP


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TEXAS — Taking temperatures: A person had their temperature taken before entering the Dell Seton Medical Center at the University of Texas in Austin on Wednesday. City residents have been given stay-at-home orders to help battle the spread of COVID-19. Photo: Eric Gay/AP


GERMANY — Back and forth: Two men played table tennis at an abandoned playground in Berlin on Wednesday. The German government has considerably restricted public activity and has asked citizens to stay at home. Photo: Markus Schreiber/AP


SENEGAL — Giving hands: Members of the graffiti collective RBS CREW painted an informational mural on the wall of a high school in Dakar on Wednesday. Senegalese officials have instituted a 21-day lockdown to fight the coronavirus pandemic. Photo: Sylvain Cherkaoui/AP


HUNGARY — Cleaning up: A worker disinfected subway stairs in Budapest on Wednesday. Hungary has reported 261 cases of the coronavirus. Photo: Marton Monus/MTI via AP


CUBA — Still at work: Barber Eugenio Lafargue wore a face mask while styling a customer’s hair in Havana on Wednesday. Photo: Ramon Espinosa/AP

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