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Our world in photos: May 6

May 6, 2020 Noah Singer
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CHINA — On the go: People wore face masks in Beijing on Wednesday. Photo: Mark Schiefelbein/AP


ECUADOR — Singing out: Mariachi groups performed in Quito on Tuesday to appeal to authorities to allow them to work this upcoming Mother’s Day. Mariachis have been unable to earn a living since the government ordered a national lockdown in mid-March. Photo: Dolores Ochoa/AP


PARAGUAY — Balancing act: Guillermina de Figueredo, 72, carried recycled newspapers on her head in Asuncion on Tuesday. De Figueredo sells the newspapers to merchants who use them as wrappers. Photo: Jorge Saenz/AP


INDIA — Coming home: A migrant laborer left a railway station after arriving in her home state of Uttar Pradesh on Wednesday. India is running a train service for migrant workers since it imposed a nationwide lockdown to control the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Rajesh Kumar Singh/AP


INDONESIA — Taking a rest: Medical workers took a break at a coronavirus mobile testing site in Jakarta on Wednesday. Photo: Dita Alangkara/AP


TEXAS — Graduation day: Anderson High School senior Teyaja Jones posed in her cap and gown and a bandana face cover on Tuesday in Austin. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott has allowed many businesses to reopen, but school buildings remain closed. Photo: Eric Gay/AP


ARGENTINA — On a walk: A pedestrian was reflected in a puddle in locked-down Buenos Aires on Tuesday. Photo: Natacha Pisarenko/AP


GERMANY — Little friends: Two goslings played on a bank of the river Main in Frankfurt on Tuesday. Photo: Michael Probst/AP


NETHERLANDS — On the river: Volunteers at the Mediamatic restaurant in Amsterdam sat in small glass houses on Tuesday while testing a restaurant setup that respects social distancing measures. Photo: Peter Dejong/AP

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