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Our world in photos: June 26

June 26, 2020 Noah Singer
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INDIA — Saying thank you: Security officers held flowers given to them as a gesture of gratitude at the closure of a free medical camp in Mumbai on Friday. India is the fourth hardest-hit country by the pandemic in the world after the U.S., Russia and Brazil. Photo: Rafiq Maqbool/AP


SWITZERLAND — Larger than life: An aerial view showed a giant ephemeral land art painting by artist Saype entitled “World in Progress” at the European headquarters of the United Nations in Geneva on Wednesday. Photo: Valentin Flauraud/Keystone via AP


BELGIUM — Training session: People practiced martial arts during an outdoor training session in Brussels on Thursday. Photo: Francisco Seco/AP


BRITAIN — All alone: A staff member wore a face mask while they watched from empty stands during an English Premier League soccer in Burnley on Thursday. Photo: Jon Super/AP Pool


MALAYSIA — Deep clean: Theater staff sprayed disinfectant to prepare for reopening in Kuala Lumpur on June 26. Malaysia has started its reopening after three months of restrictions. Photo: Vincent Thian/AP


THAILAND — Upside down: A woman wearing a face mask exercised at Lumpini Park in Bangkok on Friday. Photo: Sakchai Lalit/AP


RUSSIA — At the pool: People enjoyed the reopening of Chaika open-air pool in Moscow on Thursday. Moscow’s gyms and pools opened this week after a three-month shutdown. Photo: Pavel Golovkin/AP


RUSSIA — Sailing by: A brig with scarlet sails cruised the coast of St.Petersburg on Friday during a rehearsal for a school graduation ceremony scheduled for June 27. Photo: Dmitri Lovetsky/AP


TEXAS — No distance: Tubers gathered at the Comal River in New Braunfels on Thursday despite recent spikes in COVID-19 cases. Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said Wednesday that the state is facing a “massive outbreak.” Photo: Eric Gay/AP


BRITAIN — Fresh air: A person ran up a hill in London on Friday. Photo: Frank Augstein/AP

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