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Our world in photos: July 7

July 7, 2020 Noah Singer
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SOUTH KOREA — Standing guard: South Korean police officers wearing face masks stood guard in downtown Seoul on Tuesday. Photo: Lee Jin-man/AP


GERMANY — Feeling tired: A sea lion yawned at the Berlin Zoo on Tuesday. Photo: Michael Sohn/AP


INDONESIA — At sunrise: Hindu devotees and visitors made their way to the top of Mount Bromo during the Yadnya Kasada festival in Probolinggo on Tuesday. Photo: Trisnadi/AP


VIRGINIA — Taking it down: Crews attached straps to the statue Confederate General J.E.B. Stuart on Monument Avenue in Richmond on Tuesday. The statue is one of several that will be removed by the city in response to recent protests. Photo: Steve Helber/AP


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HONG KONG — Seeing double: Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam listened to reporters’ questions on Tuesday. Lam offered scant reassurance over a new security law that critics say undermines liberties and legal protections. Photo: Vincent Yu/AP


BRAZIL — Back to school: Rafaely de Melo donned her protective mask during a class at the Pereira Agustinho daycare center after it reopened in Duque de Caxias on Monday. Photo: Silvia Izquierdo/AP


ITALY — At the theater: Spectators wearing masks sat prior to a show at the La Scala Theater in Milan on Monday. Photo: Antonio Calanni/AP


MEXICO — Safety measures: Vendors in an appliance parts supply store interacted with clients from behind a plastic sheet in Mexico City on Monday. Photo: Rebecca Blackwell/AP


CHINA — Test day: Students left a testing site for China’s national college entrance examinations in Nanjing on Tuesday. Photo: Chinatopix via AP


BRITAIN — Empty stands: Soccer teams competed during an English Premier League match at the Tottenham Hotspur Stadium in London on Monday. Photo: Cath Ivill/Pool via AP

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