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May 13, 2021

External Affairs Minister S Jaishanker interacts with the US Global Task Force on pandemic relief.

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A medic administers COVID-19 vaccine dose to actor Rajinikanth, in Chennai.

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West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar meets Sitalkuchi violence victims in Cooch Behar.

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Two time legislator and Congress stalwart from Fazilka Dr Mohinder Kumar Rinwa joined the SAD in the presence of its President Sukhbir Singh Badal.

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Tamil Nadu ministers R Sakkarapani and K Ramachandran with MLA SP Velumani and others during a meeting on COVID-19 situation, in Coimbatore.

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Family members and relatives attend the last rites of COVID-19 victims, at T R Mills crematorium in Bengaluru.

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Inayat Ali (R), a Muslim, along with others performs cremation of a body, at crematorium in Jabalpur. Inayat claims that he has cremated about 1200 bodies, most of them being COVID-19 victims', since the outbreak of the novel coronavirus last year. Inayat also performs last rites of abandoned bodies following their religious rituals.

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Varanasi police officers search after dead bodies were found in the nearby districts of the Ganges river, Varanasi.

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West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar meets Sitalkuchi-violence victims in Cooch Behar.

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West Bengal governor Jagdeep Dhankar during a visit to meet Sitalkuchi violence victims in Cooch Behar.

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An elephant dies after being stuck by lightening near Bamuni Hills in Kondoli, Nagaon district.

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A shipment of 10000 rapid testing kits from Republic of Korea arrives in India to support the fight against COVID-19.

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Uttar Pradesh Chief Minister Yogi Adityanath visits COVID-19 control centre in Agra.

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Police try to manage crowd in view of COVID-19 pandemic, on the eve of Eid-al-Fitr, around Jama Masjid in Delhi.

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An illuminated Jama Masjid on the eve of Eid-al-Fitr, in Delhi.

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People celebrate with fireworks after sighting the 'moon' on the eve of Eid-al-Fitr, in Varanasi.

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Girls greet each a day before the Eid-ul-Fitr in Nagpur.

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A couple wearing mask get married, amid surge in COVID-19 cases across the country, at Kammergoad near Chikmagalur.

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People buy milk on the eve of Eid-al-Fitr, amid COVID-19 pandemic, near Jama Masjid in Delhi.

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People out for shopping on the eve of Eid-al-Fitr, amid COVID-19 pandemic, near Jama Masjid in Delhi.

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Deserted view of a market during COVID-induced lockdown, in Amritsar.

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Police personnel stop commuters during COVID-induced lockdown, in Amritsar.

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Beneficiaries stand in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose at Capital hospital, in Bhubaneswar.

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Palestinians inspect the rubble of their destroyed homes after being hit by Israeli airstrikes in town of Beit Lahiya, northern Gaza Strip. Gaza braced for more Israeli airstrikes and communal violence raged across Israel after weeks of protests and violence in Jerusalem.

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Delhi BJP President Adesh Gupta, along with others flags off a bus 'Oxygen On Wheels' by NGO 'Aranya', in New Delhi.

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A man walks under umbrella amid rains, in Shimla.

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Fishing boats anchored at Vizhinjam Coast following a cyclone alert in Thiruvananthapuram. Fishermen have been prohibited from venturing out to sea from Thursday due to the cyclone alert over the Arabian Sea.

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Women buy jewelery at a market on the eve of Eid al-Fitr festival, at Mumbra in Thane.

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Beneficiaries arrive to recieve COVID-19 vaccine at a COVID-19 vaccination centre near Jama Masjid, in New Delhi.

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A medic marks the date on the vial before administering the 2nd dose of COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary, at a vaccination centre in Kolkata.

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Beneficiary wait to get ther 2nd dose of COVID-19 vaccine, at a centre in Kolkata.

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Palestinians walk next to the remains of a destroyed 15 story building after being hit by Israeli airstrikes on Gaza City.

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Citizens stand in a queue due to non-availability of vaccine, at Fatherpur Sekhawati in Sikar district.

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Telugu Talli flyover wears a deserted look during COVID-induced lockdown, in Hyderabad.

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'Oxygen on Wheels', a bus that reaches out to COVID-19 patients in immediate need of oxygen support, stands parked in front of Town Hall, in Bengaluru.

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Chief Justice of India (CJI) N V Ramana during a virtual meeting to launch a mobile application which will enable journalists to report virtual proceedings without having to visit court premises during the COVID-19 pandemic, in New Delhi.

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View of a city neighbourhood shrouded in mist following heavy rain in Shimla.

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A woman gives swab sample for COVID-19 test at RML hospital in Lucknow.

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Social workers pack food for needy COVID-19 patients in Lucknow.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID- induced lockdown in Thiruvananthapuram.

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Health worker gives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine at a drive-through vaccination centre in Ahmedabad.

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Relatives of COVID-19 patients wait in a queue for food outside the Govt. Medical College and Hospital in Jammu.

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Beneficiaries above 18 years of age wait in a queue to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose at Netaji Shubhash Chandra Bose district hospital in Gorakhpur.

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The District Rickshaw Association launches a free transport service for COVID-19 patients at Sangli.

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Former Member of Lok Sabha Ranjeet Ranjan addresess a press conference, in Patna.

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BJP activists stage a protest demanding vaccine supply, during COVID-induced lockdown in Solapur.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath speaks to media personnel in Aligarh.

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A COVID-19 patient on oxygen support waits for admission in a hospital, in Kanpur.

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A medic administers COVID-19 vaccine to a beneficiary amid the second wave of coronavirus epidemic, in New Delhi.

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Beneficiaries above 18 years of age take selfie after recieving COVID-19 vaccine dose, at Patna Women's College campus, in Patna.

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Family members shift a suspected COVID-19 positive patient to Swaroop Rani Nehru Hospital, during the second wave of coronavirus epidemic in India,in Prayagraj.

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A young beneficiary receives COVID-19 vaccine dose at a vaccination centre in Agartala.

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Municipal Corporation workers sanitize a mosque one day before Eid-ul-fitr, in Varanasi.

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Assam CM Himanta Biswa Sarma visits Dakhinpat Satra in Majuli.

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People wait to receive a dose of COVID-19 vaccine in Varanasi.

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People with COVID-19 symptoms wait to undergo a RT-PCR test, as coronavirus cases surge in Kolkata.

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People visit a crowded market near the historic Charminar on the eve of Eid-al-Fitr, during relaxation hours from COVID-induced lockdown, in Hyderabad.

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Municipal workers distribute bananas to citizens waiting to receive a dose of COVID-19 vaccine, at Government Hospital in Karad.

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Attendees of a COVID-19 patient carry an oxygen cylinder, as demand for the gas rises due to surge in coronavirus cases, in Meerut.

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Police personnel conduct a rally on the eve of Eid-al-Fitr festival, during COVID-induced lockdown in Solapur.

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People with COVID-19 symptoms wait to undergo a RT-PCR test, as coronavirus cases surge in Kolkata.

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Citizens stand in a queue as they wait to receive a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine, during the second wave of coronavirus epidemic in India, at Tej Bahadur Sapru Hospital in Prayagraj.

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Police personnel conduct a march at a market area on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr Festival, during the second wave of coronavirus epidemic in India, in Varanasi.

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People stand on a destroyed street after an Israeli air strike hit previous day in Gaza City. Israel on Wednesday pressed ahead with a fierce military offensive in the Gaza Strip, toppling a pair of high-rise towers housing Hamas facilities in airstrikes.

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A policeman stands guard outside closed Jamia Masjid on Eid-ul-Fitr due to COVID-induced lockdown, as coronavirus cases surge in Srinagar.

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Citizens wait in a queue to receive a dose of COVID-19 vaccine, during the second wave of coronavirus epidemic in India, at ESIS Hospital in Navi Mumbai.

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People wait outside a bank during relaxation hours from COVID-induced lockdown, in Nagaon.

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Security personnel stand guard on Eid-ul-Fitr, during COVID-induced lockdown as coronavirus cases surge in Srinagar.

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Construction work underway as part of the Central Vista Redevelopment Project, at Rajpath in New Delhi.

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Health workers wearing PPE kits carry the body of COVID-19 victim from mortuary for cremations in New Delhi.

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Family members mourn the death of COVID -19 victim outside a mortuary of a covid 19 hospital in New Delhi.

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Smoke and fire rise following Israeli airstrikes on a building in Gaza City.

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An Israeli missile flies down to hit a building in Gaza City. The Israeli airstrike was the latest in a series of assaults on targets in the Gaza Strip after a long dispute between Israel and Hamas erupted into an exchange of rocket attacks from Gaza and Israeli retaliation.

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US President Joe Biden delivers remarks about COVID vaccinations in the South Court Auditorium at the White House, in Washington.

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Former Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad speaks with the media after registering his name as a candidate for the June 18 presidential elections at elections headquarters of the Interior Ministry in Tehran, Iran. The country's former firebrand president will run again for office in upcoming elections in June. The Holocaust-denying Ahmadinejad has previously been banned from running for the presidency by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei in 2017, although then, he registered anyway.

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A dog roams among worshippers taking their places in circles marked on the ground to help people keep social distancing while waiting for the start of the religious ceremonies at the Catholic shrine in Fatima, Portugal. In view of the coronavirus pandemic, the shrine has limited to 7,500 the number of worshippers that can be present during this year's May 12 and 13 celebrations usually attended by hundreds of thousands.

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An Israeli artillery unit fires toward targets in Gaza Strip, at the Israeli Gaza border.

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People inspect the rubble of a destroyed residential building which was hit by Israeli airstrikes, in Gaza City.

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People inspect the rubble of a damaged building which was hit by an Israeli airstrike, in Gaza City.

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A music group plays drums during an anti-government march in Bogota, Colombia.

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Israeli police patrol during clashes between Arabs, police and Jews, in the mixed town of Lod, central Israel. As rockets from Gaza streaked overhead, Arabs and Jews fought each other on the streets below. Rioters torched vehicles, a restaurant and a synagogue in one of the worst spasms of communal violence that Israel has seen in years.

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People walk to lay flowers near a school after a shooting on Tuesday in Kazan, Russia. Russian officials say a gunman attacked a school in the city of Kazan and Russian officials say several people have been killed. Officials said the dead in Tuesday's shooting include students, a teacher and a school worker. Authorities also say over 20 others have been hospitalised with wounds.

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Britain's Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, centre, speaks to a patient and staff, during a visit to the Whittington Hospital, on International Nurses' Day, in London.

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Nurses march with torches to demand increases in their salary, professional recognition, and better working conditions in Buenos Aires, Argentina, amid the new coronavirus.

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People greet each other after Eid-ul-Fitr prayers, during COVID-induced lockdown in Jammu.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown to contain spread of coronavirus, at Aali Masjid in Srinagar.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown to contain spread of coronavirus, at their residence in Srinagar.

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Muslim devotees offer prayers on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown to contain spread of coronavirus, at their residence in Srinagar.

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Head Priest recites sermons on the occasion of Eid-ul-Fitr to mark the end of Ramadan, during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown to contain spread of coronavirus, at Aali Masjid in Srinagar.

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People wearing protective masks pray outside the National Mosque while celebrating Eid al-Fitr, the Muslim festival marking the end the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.

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People perform Eid al-Fitr prayer marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan on a street in Bekasi, West Java, Indonesia.

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People pray spaced apart to help curb the spread of coronavirus outbreak during an Eid al-Fitr prayer marking the end of Ramadan at Al Akbar mosque in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia.

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People pray spaced apart to help curb the spread of coronavirus outbreak during an Eid al-Fitr prayer marking the end of Ramadan at Al Akbar mosque in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia.

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People wearing masks to curb the spread of coronavirus outbreak perform an Eid al-Fitr prayer marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan on a street in Jakarta, Indonesia.

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Women pray during the Eid al-Fitr celebration in Bali, Indonesia. Indonesian Muslims perform Eid al-Fitr prayer that marks the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan.

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People perform Eid prayers on the first day of Eid al-Fitr holiday outside Abu Hanifa mosque in Baghdad, Iraq. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the Muslims' holy fasting month of Ramadan.

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People wearing masks to curb the spread of coronavirus outbreak perform an Eid al-Fitr prayer marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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With the world's tallest building, Burj Khalifa, in background, men wearing masks to curb the spread of coronavirus outbreak perform an Eid al-Fitr prayer marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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A boy wearing mask to curb the spread of coronavirus outbreak performs an Eid al-Fitr prayer marking the end of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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Afghanistan's President Ashraf Ghani, center, attends an Eid al-Fitr prayer at the presidential palace in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Aircraft arrives carrying 176 ventilators from Germany, 324 O2 cylinders from Finland & 10 O2 cylinders from Greece.

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Indigenous demonstrators attend an anti-government march in Cali, Colombia. Colombians have taken to the streets for weeks across the country after the government proposed tax increases on public services, fuel, wages and pensions, but have continued even after President Ivan Duque walked back the tax hike.

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Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas speaks a meeting of the PLO executive committee and a Fatah Central Committee at the Palestinian Authority headquarters, in the West Bank city of Ramallah.

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A protester, wearing a protective face mask designed with the face of Frida Kahlo, takes part in an anti-government protest in Bogota, Colombia.

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Muslim devotees buy vermicelli on the eve of Eid-ul-Fitr in Patna.

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A tight rope artist stands over demonstrators as they march during an anti-government protest in Bogota, Colombia.

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Aircraft arrives carrying 176 ventilators from Germany, 324 O2 cylinders from Finland & 10 O2 cylinders from Greece.

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Israeli paramilitary border police officers stand guard as Jewish right-wing demonstrators demand the release of three Jews arrested in the shooting death of Mousa Hasoona, outside the District Court in Lod, Israel. Police say Hasoona was with a group of Arab rioters threatening Jewish homes, an account disputed by Lod's Arab residents.

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Ballerinas of the National Opera perform during the avant premiere staging of the 1870 comic ballet Coppelia originally choreographed by Arthur Saint-Leon to the music of Leo Delibes, in Bucharest, Romania. The Bucharest opera, along with theaters are restarting performances with spectators as Romania is relaxing its COVID-19 pandemic restrictions.

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Nada Daabousova of Slovakia performs during the solo free final of artistic swimming of European Aquatics Championships in Duna Arena in Budapest, Hungary.

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Arsenal's Emile Smith Rowe, left, celebrates with his teammates after scoring his side's opening goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Chelsea and Arsenal at Stamford Bridge stadium in London, England.

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Parma's Jasmin Kurtic, left, and Lazio's Vedat Muriqi challenge for the ball during the Serie A soccer match between Lazio and Parma at Rome's Olympic Stadium, Italy.

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Schalke's Matthew Hoppe, left, controls the ball as Berlin's Lucas Tousart (29) closes in during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Hertha BSC Berlin and FC Schalke 04 in Gelsenkirchen, Germany.

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Inter Milan's Romelu Lukaku celebrates after scores the third goal of his team during a Serie A soccer match between Inter Milan and Roma at the San Siro stadium in Milan, Italy.

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