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Our world in photos: June 23

June 23, 2021 By Michaela Keil
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BRAZIL — Protest: Indigenous men armed with bows and arrows clashed with police during a protest opposing a proposed bill the Indigenous protesters say would limit recognition of reservation land, outside Congress in Brasilia, on Tuesday.
Photo: Eraldo Peres/AP


JAPAN — Protest: People against the July opening of the Tokyo 2020 Olympics gathered to protest around the Tokyo Metropolitan Government building during a demonstration on Wednesday, in Tokyo.
Photo: Eugene Hoshiko/AP


NEVADA — Empty net: Montreal Canadiens center Nick Suzuki (14) scored an empty net goal past Vegas Golden Knights center William Karlsson (71) during the third period in Game 5 of an NHL hockey Stanley Cup semifinal playoff series on Tuesday, in Las Vegas. The Canadiens won 4-1.
Photo: David Becker/AP


NEW YORK — Jump: Kansas City Royals left fielder Jarrod Dyson (1) leapt for New York Yankees Luke Voit’s seventh inning triple as fans reached for it during a baseball game on Tuesday, at Yankee Stadium in New York.
Photo: Kathy Willens/AP


BRITAIN — Goal: Croatia’s Luka Modric scored his side’s second goal against Scotland’s goalkeeper David Marshall during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group D match between Croatia and Scotland at the Hampden Park Stadium in Glasgow, on Tuesday.
Photo: Petr David Josek/Pool via AP


CALIFORNIA — Sunset swim: A man waded into the ocean at sunset on Tuesday, in Newport Beach.
Photo: Jae C. Hong/AP


CHINA — Fireworks: Residents gather to watch firework rehearsals ahead of the upcoming 100th anniversary of the founding of China’s ruling Communist Party in Beijing on Tuesday. Chinese authorities closed Beijing’s central Tiananmen Square to the public, eight days ahead of the major celebration.
Photo: Ng Han Guan/AP


MISSISSIPPI — Comfort: First lady Jill Biden comforted a person as they got a COVID-19 vaccination at a COVID-19 clinic at Jackson State University in Jackson, on Tuesday.
Photo: Tom Brenner/Pool via AP


VATICAN CITY — Spider-Man: Spider-Man, who works with sick children in hospitals, met Pope Francis and presented him with his mask, at the end of his weekly general audience with a limited number of faithful in the San Damaso Courtyard at the Vatican, on Wednesday.
Photo: Andrew Medichini/AP

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