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Our world in photos: May 7

May 7, 2020 Noah Singer
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BOSNIA — Taking a walk: A man wearing a face mask took a walk in Sarajevo on Wednesday. Photo: Kemal Softic/AP


VENEZUELA — WiFi woes: Maria Figueroa attempted to send pictures of her sons’ homework back to their teachers from the roof of her apartment in Caracas on Wednesday. Photo: Ariana Cubillos/AP


MASSACHUSETTS — Paint job: Members of the Great Barrington Highway Department painted over a crosswalk with brightly colored rainbow stripes on Wednesday, in solidarity with the worldwide movement of displaying rainbow colors as a sign of hope amid the COVID-19 crisis. Photo: Stephanie Zollshan/The Berkshire Eagle via AP


INDIA — Temperature check: A medical worker checked the temperature of a child in Bangalore on Wednesday. Photo: Aijaz Rahi/AP


News for those who live, work and play in Brooklyn and beyond

GERMANY — Ready to go: Chancellor Angela Merkel waited to start a press conference in Berlin on Wednesday after an online meeting with state governors about the loosening of stay-at-home restrictions. Photo: Michael Sohn, pool/AP


ITALY — Back at work: A man worked at a steel factory in Corsico on Wednesday. Italy has eased lockdown restrictions, allowing 4.4 million people to return to work. Photo: Antonio Calanni/AP


RUSSIA — Flying over: A military helicopter flew over a statue of the Motherland Monument in St. Petersburg on Thursday during a rehearsal for the Victory Day military air parade, which will mark the 75th anniversary of victory over the Nazis. Photo: Dmitri Lovetsky/AP


GREECE — Moral support: An artist played with her dog during a protest outside the Greek parliament in Athens on Thursday. Musicians, artists and performers want the government to expand income support programs as they face a tourism season affected by the pandemic. Photo: Petros Giannakouris/AP

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