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Our world in photos: June 2

June 2, 2021 By Michaela Keil
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NEW YORK — Belmont Stakes: Belmont Stakes entrant Hot Rod Charlie took a training run on the main track ahead of the 153rd running of the Belmont Stakes horse race, on Wednesday, at Belmont Park in Elmont.
Photo: John Minchillo/AP


ARGENTINA — Picture perfect: A woman took pictures in a park amid the COVID-19 pandemic in Buenos Aires, on Wednesday.
Photo: Natacha Pisarenko/AP


ITALY — National Day: A seagull looked on as the Italian three-color special air force aerobatic team “Frecce Tricolori” flew over Rome and the Vatican on Wednesday, as Italy celebrated the anniversary of its unification.
Photo: Andrew Medichini/AP


FRANCE — Return: United States’s Coco Gauff played a return to Serbia’s Aleksandra Krunic during their first round match on day three of the French Open tennis tournament at Roland Garros in Paris, on Tuesday.
Photo: Thibault Camus/AP


BRITAIN — Cooling off: People swam in the Sky Pool, a transparent swimming pool bridge across two exclusive residential blocks standing next to the US Embassy in Nine Elms, in London, on Tuesday. Britain saw temperatures increase for the second day in a row after the mercury hit 25C (77 Fahrenheit ) marking the warmest day of the year so far on Bank Holiday Monday.
Photo: Alberto Pezzali/AP


OKLAHOMA — Memorial: Linda Porter knelt at a memorial for the Tulsa Race Massacre on Standpipe Hill near the historic greenwood district during centennial commemorations of the massacre, on Tuesday, in Tulsa.
Photo: John Locher/AP

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