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Our world in photos: July 7

July 7, 2021 By Michaela Keil
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THAILAND — Testing: A health worker collected a nasal swab for coronavirus testing at the Ratchasingkhon temple in Bangkok, on Wednesday.
Photo: Sakchai Lalit/AP


FLORIDA — Tropical Storm Elsa: Pedestrians dashed across the intersection of Greene and Duval streets as heavy winds and rain associated with Tropical Storm Elsa passed Key West on Tuesday.
Photo: Rob O’Neal/The Key West Citizen via AP


HAITI — Patrol: Soldiers patrolled in Petion Ville, the neighborhood where the late Haitian President Jovenel Moise lived in Port-au-Prince, on Wednesday. Moïse was assassinated in an attack on his private residence early on Wednesday, and First Lady Martine Moïse was shot in the overnight attack and hospitalized, according to a statement from the country’s interim prime minister.
Photo: Joseph Odelyn/AP


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INDONESIA — Burial: A man fell to the ground as he wept during the burial of a relative who died of COVID-19 at Rorotan Cemetery in Jakarta, on Wednesday. Indonesia faced a devastating second wave of COVID-19 as hospitals grappled with soaring cases amid widespread shortages of oxygen.
Photo: Tatan Syuflana/AP


TEXAS — Jump: Texas Rangers right fielder Joey Gallon (13) lept to the top of the fence and watched a fan reach up to attempt catching a three-run home run ball hit by Detroit Tigers Eric Haase in the seventh inning of a baseball game in Arlington, on Tuesday.
Photo: Tony Gutierrez/AP


KASHMIR — Vaccination effort: Dr. Tajamul-Hussain Khan, chief medical officer unsuccessfully tried to convince a Kashmiri nomad woman sitting on horseback to let her 30-year-old son be vaccinated during a COVID-19 vaccination drive in Tosamaidan on June 21, 2021.
Photo: Dar Yasin/AP


YEMEN — Aftermath: Yemeni fighter 42-year-old Sam Saleh Abdullah, who was severely injured and had his right leg amputated from clashes with Houthi rebels, stopped for a photograph at the Marib Hospital in Yemen, on Monday. On the most active front line in Yemen’s long civil war, the months-long battle for the city of Marib has become a dragged-out grind with a steady stream of dead and wounded from both sides.
Photo: Nariman El-Mofty/AP


FRANCE — Runway walk: A model wore a creation for Jean-Paul Gaultier’s Haute Couture Fall-Winter 2021-2022 fashion collection presented on Wednesday, in Paris.
Photo: Lewis Joly/AP


SPAIN — Defeat: On Tuesday, Spain’s fans reacted after their team lost against Italy while watching the Euro 2020 soccer championship semifinal match between Italy and Spain in a bar in Pamplona.
Photo: Alvaro Barrientos/AP

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