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Our world in photos: April 28

April 28, 2020 Noah Singer
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NEW ZEALAND — Surf session: Surfers enjoyed the sunrise at Sumner Beach after level four COVID-19 restrictions were eased in Christchurch on Tuesday. Photo: Mark Baker/AP


PARAGUAY — On the river: A child and his grandfather rowed their boat under the San Ignacio de Loyola International Bridge on Monday. Argentina and Paraguay have closed all borders until May 10 to avoid the spread of the new coronavirus. Photo: Jorge Saenz/AP


LEBANON — Fighting flames: A police officer gestured to firefighters as they extinguished a police car that was set on fire by anti-government protesters in Tripoli on Tuesday. The protest followed the funeral of a young man killed in riots triggered by a currency collapse. Photo: Bilal Hussein/AP


SENEGAL — Heading home: Mahamadou Saaka Ba, right, walked next to a horse cart he hired to carry foodstuffs, including cooking oil, rice, sugar and soap, which were distributed by the government to families in need in Dakar on Tuesday. Photo: Sylvain Cherkaoui/AP


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ITALY — Out and about: People bought fruits and vegetables at a shop in Naples on Monday. Cafés and pizzerias were allowed to reopen for delivery Monday. Photo: Andrew Medichini/AP


GERMANY — Fun in the grass: A Haflinger foal relaxed in the grass in Meura on Tuesday. Photo: Jens Meyer/AP


SERBIA — Hard at work: Serbian lawmakers wearing masks against the spread of the new coronavirus took part in a parliament session in Belgrade on Tuesday. Photo: Darko Vojinovic/AP


PHILIPPINES — Sixteen days: Health workers wearing protective suits held signs beside a 16-day-old baby who recovered from COVID-19 as he was discharged from the National Children’s Hospital in Quezon City on Tuesday. The baby’s name is Kobe. Photo: Aaron Favila/AP


JAPAN — Distant dreams: A man wearing a mask walked in Tokyo on Tuesday in front of Miraitowa and Someity, the mascots for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics. Photo: Eugene Hoshiko/AP


INDONESIA — Staying safe: A woman carried her baby at a hospital in Jakarta on Tuesday. Photo: Achmad Ibrahim/AP


MARYLAND — Voting day: Louisa Boyer, a provisional election judge, reviewed paperwork at a voting center at Edmondson High School as voters arrive to cast their ballot in the 7th Congressional District special election on Tuesday in Baltimore. Photo: Julio Cortez/AP

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