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Our world in photos: January 6

January 6, 2022 Michaela Keil
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UNITED KINGDOM — Infections: A patient was pushed on a trolley after they arrived in an ambulance outside the Royal London Hospital in the Whitechapel area of east London, on Thursday. A string of National Health Service local organizations declared “critical incidents” in recent days amid staff shortages.
Photo: Matt Dunham/AP


WASHINGTON, D.C. — Insurrection anniversary: President Joe Biden delivered remarks on the one-year anniversary of the January 6 attack on the U.S. Capitol, during a ceremony in Statuary Hall, on Thursday at the Capitol.
Photo: Drew Angerer/Pool via AP


ROMANIA — Epiphany: A man showed off riding skills during Epiphany celebrations in the village of Pietrosani, on Thursday. According to the local Epiphany traditions, following a religious service, villagers have their horses blessed with holy water then compete in a race.
Photo: Vadim Ghirda/AP


JAPAN — Snowy day: A shrine maiden walked past the main shrine while a worker cleared the steps as the snow came down on Thursday, in Tokyo.
Photo: Kiichiro Sato/AP


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COLORADO — Wildfires: Charred vehicles sat amid the rubble of a home destroyed by wildfires on Wednesday, in Superior.
Photo: David Zalubowski/AP


SERBIA — Protest for Djokvic: Supporters of Serbia’s Novak Djokovic gathered to protest in Belgrade, on Thursday. The Australian government denied No. 1-ranked Novak Djokovic entry to defend his title in the year’s first tennis major and canceled his visa because he failed to meet the requirements for an exemption to the country’s COVID-19 vaccination rules.
Photo: Darko Vojinovic/AP

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