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May 09, 2021

City streets wear a deserted look during government imposed lockdown to curb the spread of coronavirus, in Prayagraj.

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Police recovered 39 oxygen cylinder from people selling at higher prices during second wave of coronavirus pandemic, in Bikaner.

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Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) leader Himanta Biswa Sarma who is set to be the next chief minister of Assam is greeted by outgoing chief minister Sarbananda Sonowal, right in Guwahati.

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Madhya Pradesh Chief Minister Shivraj Singh Chouhan along with BJP State President VD Sharma inaugurates 1000 bed Madhav Sewa Kendra COVID-19 centre at Motilal Nehru Police Stadium in Bhopal.

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Police personnel punish civilians for flouting lockdown norms during COVID-induced lockdown at Fathepur Sekhawati in Sikar district.

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Patliputra Railway Station wears a deserted look during total lockdown imposed to curb the spread COVID-19, in Patna.

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Manchester United's Bruno Fernandes celebrates after scoring his side's opening goal from penalty during the English Premier League soccer match between Aston Villa and Manchester United at Villa Park in Birmingham, England.

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A relative mourns after the death of family member due to COVID-19, as coronavirus cases surge in the national capital , at LNJP Hospital ,in New Delhi.

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Connaught Place wears a deserted look during COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Family members of a patient who died of Covid-19 react at a crematerioum, amid surge in coronavirus cases across the country, in Jalandhar.

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Justin Gatlin of the U.S. celebrates after winning the men's 100 meter race during an athletics test event for Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games at National Stadium in Tokyo.

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Brazil's President Jair Bolsoanro, left, takes a motorcycle tour with supporters representing the motoclubs in honor of Mother's Day, in Brasilia, Brazil.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain celebrates with co-owner of the Mercedes F1 Team Sir Jim Ratcliffe, right, after winning the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain

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Spain's Marcel Granollers, right, and Horacio Zeballos of Argentina celebrate after winning the men's doubles final match against Croatia's Nikola Mektic and Mate Pavic at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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Himanta Biswa Sarma meets governor of Assam Jagdish Mukhi to form new BJP government at Rajbhawan in Guwahati.

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Sadar Bazar wears a deserted look during the COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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West Bengal Chief minister Mamata Banerjee during an event to mark the birth anniversary of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore at Rabindra Sadan in Kolkata.

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People, including migrant workers leave the city, hours before the lockdown in Bengaluru.

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A senior citizen receives COVID-19 vaccine shot during a drive-in vaccination in Dadar, Mumbai.

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Police personnel stand guard outside the historic Sanganeri Gate after announcement of a lockdown, in Jaipur.

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West Bengal Chief minister Mamata Banerjee standing besides a mirror singing song with others during an event to mark the birth anniversary of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore at Rabindra Sadan in Kolkata. Rabindranath Tagore was born on May 7 but his birthday is celebrated in West Bengal, where he was born and is revered, according to the traditional Bengali calendar, and this year it falls on Sunday.

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UP CM Yogi Adityanath addresses the media in Varanasi.

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Migrants prepare to leave the city due to surge in coronavirus cases, in New Delhi.

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West Bengal Chief minister Mamata Banerjee prepares to pay tribute on the birth anniversary of Nobel laureate Rabindranath Tagore at Rabindra Sadan in Kolkata.

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Relatives and family members carry a COVID-19 victims at Shahibabad as coronavirus cases surge in Ghaziabad.

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Azad Market wears a deserted look during the COVID-induced lockdown, in New Delhi.

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Delhi Police escort a vehicle carrying oxygen cylinders for treatment of critical COVID-19 patients at LNJP, in New Delhi.

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Ranjit Dahiya of Bollywood Art Project makes graffiti as a tribute to Bollywood actresses Wahida Rehman, Asha Parekh and Helen in Bandra, Mumbai.

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A man walks on a street during the COVID-induced lockdown in New Delhi.

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An under-construction temporary Covid-19 Care Centre, at GTB hospital Annex in New Delhi.

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Nesco Jumbo Covid 19 Centre staff during a silent protest for demands at Nesco Covid 19 Centre, Goregaon in Mumbai.

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A man crosses a city street during sudden rain in Kolkata.

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Kerala Fire and Rescue Services and Civil Defence workers provide food to people during COVID-induced lockdown to contain the coronavirus pandemic, in Kochi.

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Outgoing Chief Minister of Assam, Sarbananda Sonowal (3R) with Narendra Singh Tomar (L) and others felicitate new Chief Minister of Assam Himanta Biswa Sarmah (3L), in Guwahati.

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A desert view of the station road near Mahavir temple amid a total lockdown imposed to curb the spread COVID-19, in Patna.

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Jan Adhikar Party Chief Pappu Yadav addresses a press conference, in Patna.

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Relatives mourns after the death of family member due to COVID-19, as coronavirus cases surge in the national capital, at LNJP Hospital, in New Delhi.

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Cremation of COVID-19 victims at Nigambodh Ghat cremation ground as coronavirus cases surge in New Delhi.

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IAF is operating a Covid Air Support Management Cell (CASMC) at Palam Air Base, Delhi since April 27. The primary task of the cell is to efficiently coordinate for the distribution of all the relief aid coming from foreign countries.

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Health workers interact with family members at a banquet hall. converted into a COVID-19 isolation centre, in New Delhi.

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A forklift driver loads material for temporary shelters to be sent to India, at the UNHCR warehouses, part of the International Humanitarian City, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. Dubai's long-haul carrier Emirates will begin shipping aid from the World Health Organization and other groups into India for free to help fight a crushing outbreak of the coronavirus, the airline said Sunday.

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A forklift driver loads material for temporary shelters to be sent to India, at the UNHCR warehouses, part of the International Humanitarian City, in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.

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In this aerial view taken with a drone, around 100 spectators are seated during a concert as part of the Coesfeld model region at Burg Vischering, in L'dinghausen, Germany. The circle presents the guitar virtuosos M. and T. Hoene. Admission was from 17:30 only with a negative coronavirus test.

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A general view of National Stadium during an athletics test event for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics Games in Tokyo.

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Uttar Pradesh CM Yogi Adityanath inspects Pandit Rajan Mishra Covid temporary hospital, in Varanasi.

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A deserted view of the city during COVID-induced lockdown in Prayagraj.

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Beneficiaries wait in queues to get vaccinated as Surat Municipal Corporation organises a COVID-19 vaccination drive at SMC Hall in Katargam, Surat.

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Passengers stand in a queue at a ticket counter to board buses for their native place, after authorities announced lockdown in Jaipur.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal with Himanta Biswa during a BJP Legislative party meeting in Guwahati. Himanta Biswa Sarma elected as the leader of the BJP legislative party in Assam.

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Poor people takes food at a city pavement provided by the Sikh community during shutdown by State Government to control the covid cases in Kolkata.

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A mother holds a new born baby on International Mother's Day at a hospital in Agartala.

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BJP’s Chief Minister designated Himanta Biswa Sarma (left) being greeted by former Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal after being elected party's Legislative party leader during a BJP Legislative party meeting in Guwahati.

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A COVID-19 patient waits in an ambulance for admission in Jawaharlal Nehru hospital in Ajmer.

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Sikh community people offering prayer during inauguration of Free Oxygen Langar Sewa for covid patient at Taratola Gurdwara at Taratola in Kolkata.

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A worker cleans the oxygen coils during the refilling of oxygen tanks at Government Rajindra Hospital in Patiala.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain wipes his face after clinched his 100th pole position by clocking the fastest time in the qualifying for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain. The Spanish Grand Prix will be held on Sunday.

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Barcelona's Lionel Messi reacts after a missed scoring opportunity during the Spanish La Liga soccer match between FC Barcelona and Atletico Madrid at the Camp Nou stadium in Barcelona, Spain.

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Mercedes driver Lewis Hamilton of Britain takes a curve followed by Red Bull driver Max Verstappen of the Netherlands, in the background, during the third free practice for the Spanish Formula One Grand Prix at the Barcelona Catalunya racetrack in Montmelo, just outside Barcelona, Spain. The Spanish Grand Prix will be held on Sunday.

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Palestinians run from stun grenades fired by Israeli police officers during clashes at Damascus Gate just outside Jerusalem's Old City. Israeli police clashed with Palestinian protesters outside Jerusalem's Old City during the holiest night of Ramadan, in a show of force that threatened to deepen the holy city's worst religious unrest in several years.

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Volunteers hold wooden mock rifles as they receive instructions during a training camp held by National Corps party in Kyiv, Ukraine.

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Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus holds a trophy after winning the women's final match against Australia's Ashleigh Barty at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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Bayern Munich players celebrate at the end of the German Bundesliga soccer match between Bayern Munich and Borussia Moenchengladbach at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany.

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Bayern's Robert Lewandowski, right, reacts during the German Bundesliga soccer match between Bayern Munich and Borussia Moenchengladbach at the Allianz Arena stadium in Munich, Germany.

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Sampdoria's Maya Yoshida, left' and Inter Milan's Andrea Pinamonti fight for the ball during a Serie A soccer match between Inter Milan and Sampdoria, at Milan's San Siro stadium.

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Canelo Alvarez, left, connects against Billy Joe Saunders during a unified super middleweight world championship boxing match, in Arlington, Texas.

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A woman waits to receive foodstuffs such as wheat, yellow split peas and vegetable oil at a food distribution operated by the Relief Society of Tigray in the town of Agula, in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia.

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Health worker give dose of COVISHIELD COVID-19 vaccine to girl during drive through vaccination at Sardar Patel Cricket stadium in Ahmedabad.

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BJP’s Chief Minister designated Himanta Biswa Sarma (left) being felicitated with a gomacha by BJP leader Sarbananda Sonowal after elected party's Legislative party leader during a BJP Legislative party meeting in Guwahati.

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

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Worker arranges seat according to the COVID-19 protocol for the oath taking ceremony of Chief Minister and other ministers of Assam, at Srimanta Sankardeva International Auditorium in Guwahati.

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Assam Chief Minister Sarbananda Sonowal with Himanta Biswa Sarma arrive to attend BJP Legislative party meeting in regard to selection of chief minister of Assam at Assembly Administrative building , Dispur in Guwahati.

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A tanker supplies oxygen to an oxygen plant at the Critical Trauma Centre in Rajendra Institute of Medical Sciences (RIMS), Ranchi.

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First Oxygen Express reaches Kanpur with 80 metric tonnes (MT) of liquid medical oxygen (LMO) amid the oxygen crisis across the country due to the second wave of the coronavirus, in Kanpur.

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Cremation of COVID-19 victim in New Delhi.

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A man wearing hi-tech protective face mask as a precaution against the coronavirus, in New Delhi.

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Family members along with medical workers shift a COVID19 patient to Level-3 ward of Swaroop Rani Nehru hospital in Prayagraj.

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People of 45 plus age group wait for their turn to get dose of COVIDSHIELD COVID-19 vaccine at Community hall which has been converted into Vaccination center in Ahmedabad.

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International Mother’s Day, celebrated around the world as a day to honor mothers and motherly bonds, a female Bonnet Macaque monkey carries her baby protectively on a compound wall at Sanjay Gandhi National Park, Borivali in Mumbai.

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A COVID-19 patient receives free oxygen support at a Gurudwara in Nizamuddin, Delhi

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People wait to board buses to leave for their native places during Corona Curfew imposed to contain the spread of COVID-19, authority ordered to close public transport from 10th to 17th may, at ISBT Tutika in Shimla.

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Deserted view of Shimla Railway Station during COVID-induced curfew in Shimla.

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Patients on oxygen support, wait outside the COVID-19 facility of the Chest Disease Hospital in Jammu.

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Sarbananda Sonowal tendered his resignation as the Chief Minister of Assam to Governor Jagdish Mukhi in Raj Bhavan, Guwahati.

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Australia's Ashleigh Barty returns the ball to Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus during their women's final match at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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Anti-coup protesters hold the flag of the National League of Democracy party of ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi, while others flash the three-fingered salute during a "flash mob" rally in Bahan township in Yangon, Myanmar. Myanmar's junta has labeled a shadow government of lawmakers and politicians ousted in a February coup and a people's defense force that is being set up to confront security forces as terrorist groups.

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Fire-fighters try to extinguish a fire in Tezpur Chowk Bazaar, Assam.

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In this photo released by Saudi Press Agency, SPA, Muslim worshippers pray during Laylat al-Qadr, Night of Decree, on the 27th night of the holy fasting month of Ramadan, while maintaining social distancing as a part of precaution against the coronavirus at the Grand Mosque, in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Laylat al-Qadr, is the night Muslims commemorate the revelation of the first verses of the Quran to their Prophet Muhammad through the angel Gabriel.

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Palestinians run from stun grenades fired by Israeli police officers during clashes at Damascus Gate just outside Jerusalem's Old City.

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Italy's Matteo Berrettini returns the ball to Norway's Casper Ruud during their semi-final match at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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Afghan men try to identify the dead bodies at a hospital after a bomb explosion near a school west of Kabul, Afghanistan. A bomb exploded near a school in west Kabul on Saturday, killing several people, many them young students, an Afghan government spokesmen said.

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Monks and nuns pray together during Buddha's Birthday celebrations at the Lin Chi Temple in Taipei, Taiwan. Buddha's birthday is celebrated in East Asia on the eighth day of the fourth month in the Chinese lunar calendar.

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Aryna Sabalenka of Belarus returns the ball to Australia's Ashleigh Barty during their women's final match at the Mutua Madrid Open tennis tournament in Madrid, Spain.

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Worshippers pray during the Laylat al-Qadr, or the night of destiny, in the holy fasting month of Ramadan, in the Al Aqsa Mosque compound in Jerusalem's Old City.

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, second from right, and Tajikistan's President Emomali Rakhmon, right, shake hands with WWII veterans before the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia, marking the 76th anniversary of the end of World War II in Europe.

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Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu salutes to his soldiers as he is driven along Red Square in the Aurus Senat car during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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Russian military cadets march toward Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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Russian military cadets march toward Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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In this photo taken with long time exposure, Russian soldiers march toward Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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In this photo taken with long time exposure, Russian paratroopers march toward Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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Soviet tanks T-34 roll toward Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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Russian RS-24 Yars ballistic missile rolls in Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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Russian RS-24 Yars ballistic missile rolls in Red Square during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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Russian warplanes fly over Red Square leaving trails of smoke in colours of the national flag during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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Russian warplanes fly over Red Square leaving trails of smoke in colours of the national flag during the Victory Day military parade in Moscow, Russia.

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