Our world in photos: May 27

May 27, 2022 Michaela Keil
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FRANCE — Serve: Amanda Anisimova of the US served against Karolina Muchova of the Czech Republic during their third-round match at Suzanne Lenglen court at the French Open tennis tournament in Roland Garros stadium in Paris, on Friday.
Photo: Christophe Ena/AP


CALIFORNIA — Foul: Golden State Warriors forward Andrew Wiggins, left, was fouled by Dallas Mavericks forward Dorian Finney-Smith (10) during the second half in Game 5 of the NBA basketball playoffs Western Conference finals in San Francisco, on Thursday.
Photo: John Hefti/AP


MASSACHUSETTS — Honorary degree: Honorary degree recipient Gloria Steinem, left, applauded fellow honorary degree recipient New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern as she was introduced at Harvard’s 371st Commencement, on Thursday, in Cambridge.
Photo: Mary Schwalm/AP


ITALY — Celebration: The bus with the AS Roma soccer team drove amid a crowd of jubilant supporters, in front of the Colosseum in Rome, on Thursday, celebrating their victory in the Europe Conference League soccer final against Feyenoord in Tirana on Wednesday.
Photo: Gregorio Borgia/AP


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UKRAINE — Potatoes: People sorted and collected discarded potatoes beside a road near Makarov, on Friday.
Photo: Natacha Pisarenko/AP


TEXAS — Protest: Remy Ragsdale, 3, attended a protest organized by Moms Demand Action on Wednesday, at the Governor’s Mansion in Austin, after a mass shooting at an elementary school in Uvalde.
Photo: Jay Janner/Austin American-Statesman via AP


BRAZIL — Raid: Divone Ferreira da Cunha, 74, and her grandson buried her daughter, his mother, Gabrielle Ferreira da Cunha, 41, who was killed during a police raid in the Vila Cruzeiro favela, at Caju cemetery in Rio de Janeiro, on Wednesday. Police raided the favela before dawn on Tuesday, setting off a fierce firefight that authorities said killed more than 20 people. The local press reported that Cunha was hit by a stray bullet.
Photo: Silvia Izquierdo/AP


FRANCE — Training: Liverpool’s manager Jurgen Klopp, center, talked with his team during a training session at the Stade de France in Saint-Denis near Paris, on Friday. Liverpool and Real Madrid made their final preparations before facing each other in the Champions League final soccer match on Saturday.
Photo: Kirsty Wigglesworth/AP

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