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Our world in photos: December 27

December 27, 2021 Michaela Keil
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CANADA — Junior Hockey Championships: United States’ Matthew Knies (89) scored on Slovakia goaltender Simon Latkoczy (30) during first period IIHF World Junior Hockey Championship action in Red Deer, Alberta, on Sunday.
Photo: Jonathan Hayward/The Canadian Press via AP


OHIO — Flip: Cincinnati Bengals’ Tyler Boyd (83) did a flip following a touchdown reception during the first half of an NFL football game against the Baltimore Ravens, on Sunday, in Cincinnati.
Photo: Jeff Dean/AP


GUATEMALA — Christmas fireworks: People covered themselves in front of a man wearing a “torito,” a bull-shaped harness equipped with fireworks, during a Christmas celebration in Antigua, on Saturday.
Photo: Moises Castillo/AP


FRANCE — Evening walk: A woman wearing a face mask to prevent the spread of the COVID-19, walked in Paris, on Sunday.
Photo: Rafael Yaghobzadeh/AP


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CHINA — Art installation: Women walked by an art installation depicting a prosperity chamber on display outside a mall in Beijing, on Monday.
Photo: Andy Wong/AP


BRAZIL — Floods: Floodwaters submerged the city of Itapetinga in the southern region of the state of Bahia, on Sunday. The Bahia state government’s press office said heavy rains caused floods that have killed 18 people and affected more than 30 cities since early November, forcing more than 4,000 from their homes and complicating access to some communities.
Photo: Manuella Luana/AP


OHIO — Battle for the ball: Cleveland Cavaliers’ Justin Anderson, left, and Toronto Raptors’ D.J. Wilson battled for a loose ball in the first half of an NBA basketball game, on Sunday, in Cleveland.
Photo: Tony Dejak/AP


UNITED KINGDOM — Christmas broadcast: In this undated photo issued on Thursday, Dec. 23, 2021, Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II recorded her annual Christmas broadcast in Windsor Castle.
Photo: Victoria Jones/Pool via AP


ISRAEL — St. Stephen’s Day: Catholic clergy prayed during a service for St. Stephen’s Day at the Beit Jamal Monastery near Beit Shemesh, on Sunday. In many countries, Dec. 26 commemorates the life of St. Stephen, a Christian deacon in Jerusalem who is known for his work with the poor and revered as the first Christian martyr.
Photo: Oded Balilty/AP

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