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Our world in photos: June 8

June 8, 2023 Daniel Cody
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UKRAINE – Flooding: People rode a rubber boat in a flooded neighborhood in Kherson, Wednesday. Flooding began earlier this week when a dam was destroyed in Kherson Oblast.
Photo: Roman Hrytsyna/AP


NEW YORK – Hazy Lady Liberty: The Statue of Liberty, covered in a haze-filled sky, seen from the Staten Island Ferry, Wednesday.
Photo: Yuki Iwamura/AP


LONG ISLAND – Belmont Stakes: The sun was obscured by haze caused by northern wildfires as horses were bathed ahead of the Belmont Stakes horse race, Thursday.
Photo: John Minchillo/AP


GERMANY – Corpus Christi: Bavarian women in their traditional costumes carried figures of Virgin Marry during a festive Corpus Christi procession in Wackersberg near Bad Toelz, southern Germany, Thursday.
Photo: Matthias Schrader/AP


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SERBIA – Go away!: Balloons with a photo of Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic that reads: ‘Vucic go away!” fly during a protest against violence in Belgrade, Saturday, June 3. Anti-government protests continue in the capital in the wake of mass back-to-back shootings.
Photo: Darko Vojinovic/AP


CZECH REPUBLIC – Conference league final: Fiorentina’s Dodo, right, fought for the ball with West Ham’s Michail Antonio during the Europa Conference League final soccer match between Fiorentina and West Ham at the Eden Arena in Prague, Wednesday.
Photo: Petr David Josek/AP


FRANCE – Screaming after a win: Germany’s Alexander Zverev celebrates winning his quarterfinal match of the French Open tennis tournament against Argentina’s Tomas Martin Etcheverry in four sets, 6-4, 3-6, 6-3, 6-4, at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris, Wednesday.
Photo: Jean-Francois Badias/AP

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