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Our world in photos: January 4

January 4, 2022 Michaela Keil
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INDIA — Virtual school: A teacher working at a government school gave an online class inside an empty classroom in Dharavi, Mumbai, on Tuesday. Amid a surge in COVID-19 cases in Mumbai the civic body on Monday decided to shut schools of all mediums for classes until January 31, a civic official said.
Phoot: Rafiq Maqbool/AP


PENNSYLVANIA — Going up: Philadelphia 76ers’ Joel Embiid, left, went up for a shot against Houston Rockets’ Daniel Theis during the first half of an NBA basketball game, on Monday, in Philadelphia.
Photo: Matt Slocum/AP


GERMANY — Protest: A person wore a blue mask while gathering with others in front of the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin, on Tuesday for a protest rally against the 2022 Olympic Games in Beijing. A coalition of human rights organizations called on German Foreign Minister Annalena Baerbock to diplomatically boycott the Winter Olympics in and around Beijing.
Photo: Michael Sohn/AP


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UNITED KINGDOM — Snack time: Squirrel Monkeys ate treats given to them by keeper Sam Story at the London Zoo, as the zoo took its annual stocktake in London, on Tuesday. Caring for more than 400 different species, the Zoological Society of London, London Zoo’s keepers face the challenging task of tallying up every mammal, bird, reptile, and invertebrate at the Zoo – counting everything from a colony of inquisitive Humboldt penguins to Critically Endangered Asiatic lions.
Photo: Alastair Grant/AP


KENTUCKY — Testing lineup: Cars lined up at a COVID-19 testing site across the river from downtown Cincinnati in Covington, on Monday.
Photo: Jeff Dean/AP


PENNSYLVANIA — Running in: Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger (7) took the field before an NFL football game against the Cleveland Browns, on Monday, in Pittsburgh.
Photo: Gene J. Puskar/AP


UNITED KINGDOM — Celebration: Wolverhampton Wanderers’ Joao Moutinho celebrated after scoring his side’s first goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Wolverhampton Wanderers at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, on Monday.
Photo: Dave Thompson/AP

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