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Our world in photos: July 1

July 1, 2020 Noah Singer
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HONG KONG — Five demands: Demonstrators against China’s new national security law, which would allow authorities to crack down on subversive and secessionist activity, gestured with five fingers in Hong Kong on Wednesday, signifying protesters’ “Five demands – not one less.” Photo: Vincent Yu/AP


BRAZIL — Somber months: A cemetery worker wore a hazmat suit as they waited for the burial of a COVID-19 victim in Nova Iguacu on Tuesday. Photo: Leo Correa/AP


INDONESIA — Keeping safe: Teachers and students wore protective gear on the outskirts of Jakarta on Wednesday. Photo: Tatan Syuflana/AP


THAILAND — Praying together: Teachers and students wearing masks prayed before class in Pathum Thani on Wednesday. Photo: Sakchai Lalit/AP


INDIA — Early start: Workers waited for markets to open in Jammu on Wednesday. Photo: Channi Anand/AP


BELGIUM — Taken down: A bust of Belgium’s King Leopold II was removed from a park in Ghent on Tuesday. Protests sweeping the world have fueled a movement to confront Europe’s colonial past and role in the slave trade. Photo: Francisco Seco/AP


BRITAIN — Strange sight: Britain’s Prince Charles looked at a Gloucestershire Old Spot pig during a visit to Cotswold Farm Park near Cheltenham on Wednesday. Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP Pool

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