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Jun 15, 2021

Monsoon clouds fill the sky as a bird flies past a tree that has lost its leaves in Kochi, Kerala state. India's monsoon season runs from June to September.

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People felicitate Chief Justice of India NV Ramana during his visit to the Yadadri shrine, at Balalayam Yadadri-Bhongir.

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Chirag Paswan supporters paint the posters of rebel leaders of Lok Janshakti Party black, outside party office in Patna.

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Family members carry the dead body of National award winning Kannada film actor, Sanchari Vijay during his funeral, at Panchanahalli in Chikmagalur

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A military train with vehicles & equipment during a trial run, conducted at a Dedicated Freight Corridor (DFC) from New Rewari to New Phulera.

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Bollywood actress Sonakshi Sinha poses with a plant during an environment awareness campaign of Make Earth Green Again Foundation, in Mumbai. Her parents, Shatrughan Sinha and Poonam Sinha are also seen.

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Police personnel try to stop SAD & BSP workers during their protest demanding arrest of Health Minister Balbir Singh for alleged vaccine & Fateh kit scams, near CM Capt. Amarinder Singh's farmhouse in Mohali.

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SAD & BSP workers hit by a police water cannon during their protest demanding arrest of Health Minister Balbir Singh for alleged vaccine & Fateh kit scams, and to give market rate to farmers whose lands are acquired for highway projects, near CM Capt. Amarinder Singh's farmhouse in Mohali.

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Team of DSGMC give farewell to Covid recovered natives of Israel who were admitted at Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID Care Centre Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib, in New Delhi.

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Team of DSGMC give farewell to Covid recovered natives of Israel who were admitted at Guru Tegh Bahadur COVID Care Centre Gurdwara Rakab Ganj Sahib, in New Delhi.

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A teacher takes a class of the students after reopening of Government schools as restrictions of COVID-19 lockdown eased, in Bhopal.

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A woman plays with her children after restrictions of COVID-19 lockdown eased, in Bhopal.

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A worker disinfects the premises of Qutub Minar complex ahead of its reopening for the public, after relaxations in COVID-19 lockdown, in New Delhi.

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A health worker administers a dose of COVID-19 vaccine to disabled boy, at a vaccination centre in Surat.

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People pose with the Corono Relief Kit containing 14 grocery items and rupees two thousand, near a goverenment ration shop in Coimbatore.

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People walk inside SGNP after its gates opened for morning walkers after restrictions of COVID-induced lockdown eased. in Mumbai. Only registered morning walkers (pass holders) are allowed to visit the park for two hours, 5.30 am to 7.30 am.

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Beneficiaries wait to receive COVID-19 vaccine dose, during a vaccination camp for specially-abled, senior citizens and mentally disabled people, organised by Gurugram Health Department with Narayna Hospital and District Administration, at Earth Saviours Foundation & Anand Ashram at Bandhwari Village, in Gurugram.

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TMC workers distribute free food to needy people during the ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in Kolkata.

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Bryson DeChambeau hits from the 18th green bunker during a practice round of the U.S. Open Golf Championship at Torrey Pines Golf Course in San Diego.

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Andy Murray of Britain plays a return to Benoit Paire of France during their singles tennis match at the Queens Club tournament in London,

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Portugal's Cristiano Ronaldo in action during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group F match between Hungary and Portugal at the Ferenc Puskas stadium in Budapest, Hungary.

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Azerbaijani President Ilham Aliyev, right, and Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan shake hands after they have signed " the Shusha Declaration " in Shusha, in Nagorno-Karabakh, Azerbaijan. Shusha, is a culturally revered city that Azerbaijan liberated from Armenian forces in last autumn's war. Shusha, a center of Azerbaijani Turkish culture for centuries, came under Armenian control in 1992 in fighting over the separatist Nagorno-Karabakh region.

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Swiss Federal president Guy Parmelin, right, welcomes US president Joe Biden, left, in Geneva, Switzerland one day before the US - Russia summit. The meeting between US President Joe Biden and Russian President Vladimir Putin is scheduled in Geneva.

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Canada's Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, left, and Belgium's Prime Minister Alexander De Croo, right, sign a banner during a working visit to the Pfizer pharmaceutical company in Puurs, Belgium. Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau paid a visit to the Belgian Pfizer factory on Tuesday to thank employees making the COVID-19 vaccine.

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An Israeli police officer and a Palestinian man scuffle during clashes that erupted ahead of a planned march by Jewish ultranationalists through east Jerusalem, outside Jerusalem's Old City.

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A beneficiary receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine during a special vaccination camp, at Company Bagh in Jammu.

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Former deputy commissioner of police (DCP) Balkar Singh joins Aam Admi Party (AAP) in presence of Punjab's co-incharge Raghav Chadha, in Jalandhar.

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India’s first indigenous aircraft carrier ‘INS Vikrant’ shifted to Ernakulam Wharf in Kochi.

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Home Minister Amit Shah holds a meeting over preparedness for monsoon season, at his office in New Delhi.

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Assam Chief Minister Himanta Biswa Sarma called on Governor Prof Jagdish Mukhi, at Raj Bhawan in Guwahati.

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A vegetable vendor receives a dose of COVID-19 vaccine, at APMC Market at Vashi, in Navi Mumbai.

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Vegetable vendors arrange carrots at APMC Market at Vashi, in Navi Mumbai.

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A health worker makes a mark on the door of a house after vaccinating the children of the family during a polio campaign in the old part of Kabul, Afghanistan. Gunmen on Tuesday targeted members of polio teams in eastern Afghanistan, killing a number of staffers, officials said.

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Belgium's King Philippe, left, looks on as U.S. President Joe Biden signs a book prior to a meeting at the Royal Palace in Brussels.

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An assembly line worker looks over a 2021 Ford Bronco on the line at Michigan Assembly Plant in Wayne, Michigan. The all-new sixth-generation 2021 Bronco two-door -- and first-ever Bronco four-door model -- are being shipped to dealers and then to customers. Ford said more than 125,000 Broncos orders have been placed, with a total of more than 190,000 reservations in the U.S. and Canada.

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A police boat passes by a Swiss flag and a fountain on the Lake Geneva in Geneva, Switzerland. US President Joe Biden and Russia President Vladimir Putin will meet for talks in Geneva on Wednesday.

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European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen, left, speaks witih U.S. President Joe Biden during arrival for the EU-US summit at the European Council building in Brussels.

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Archaeologists and workers carefully dig the soil as part of the excavation work at Sivagalai in Thoothukudi district.

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Police personnel carry a member of ETT TET Qualified Unemployed Teachers Union protesting against the Punjab Govt, near CM Capt Amarinder Singh's residence in Patiala.

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A health worker collects nasal sample from a man for COVID-19 test, at Lal Chowk, in Srinagar.

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People eat food in a restaurant that opened after the state government permitted to operate with 50% sitting, in Puducherry.

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A guard mans the main entry gate of the Humanyun's Tomb in New Delhi. ASI-Protected monuments and museums will reopen from June 16.

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ETT TET Qualified Unemployed Teachers Union Punjab hold a protest against the state government demanding jobs, in Patiala.

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Workers sanitize food court of Lake Mall ahead of its re-opening after certain restrictions of COVID-induced lockdown eased, in Kolkata.

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Telangana Home Minister Mohammed Mahmood Ali, Police Commissioner Anjani Kumar and MLA Maganti Gopinath, during the inauguration of a free mega vaccination drive for the underprivileged, organized by the police department, at Sultan-Ul- Uloom Education Society at Banjara Hills in Hyderabad.

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Pollution caused by tar deposited by sea waves at Juhu Beach in Mumbai.

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Police personnel try to stop the members of ETT TET Qualified Unemployed Teachers Union protesting against the Punjab Govt, near CM Capt Amarinder Singh's residence in Patiala.

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Home Minister Amit Shah with MoS and officials hold a meeting over preparedness for monsoon season, at his office in New Delhi.

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Workers pull a loaded hand-cart during a hot summer day in New Delhi.

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A man sleeping in front of a post office during the hot hours in New Delhi.

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A view of Red Fort in New Delhi. ASI-Protected monuments and museums are scheduled to reopen from June 16. Delhi has over 70 monuments under ASI, including Red Fort, Humayun's Tomb, Qutub Minar and Purana Qila.

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A medic collects a swab sample from a man for Covid-19 testing, in New Delhi.

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Delhi BJP President Adesh Gupta (R) and party MP Gautam Gambhir during a press conference, in New Delhi.

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External Affairs Minister Dr. S Jaishankar meets Deputy PM & Minister of Foreign Affairs of Qatar, Mohammed bin Abdulrahman Al-Thani, in Doha.

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AAP MP Sanjay Singh outside his residence as Police said an attempt was made to deface the nameplate, in New Delhi.

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Singers and musicians of restaurants and bars stage a protest demanding their work to be resumed, during ongoing COVID-induced lockdown, in Kolkata.

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A view of of Khan-e-Khana Maqbara and the Humanyun's Tomb (R) seen from Barapullah bridge in New Delhi. ASI-Protected monuments and museums are scheduled to reopen from June 16.

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Beneficiaries receive a dose of COVID-19 vaccine during a special vaccination camp, at Vile Parle East in Mumbai.

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Beneficiaries arrive to receive a dose of COVID-19 vaccine during a special vaccination camp, at Vile Parle East in Mumbai.

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People receive free ration distributed by Delhi government, in New Delhi.

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City traffic plys on the street after authority eased some restrictions and extended Covid induced lockdown till 30th June, in Kolkata.

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A man rows his shikara, a traditional gondola, after buying food items from a nearby market on the Dal Lake in the outskirts of Srinagar. With no tourists, shikara owners has been out of work since the government announced a lockdown to stop the spread of the coronavirus.

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A view of East West Metro construction site at Esplannade area after authority eased some restrictions and extended Covid induced lockdown till 30th June in Kolkata.

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An elderly fisherman checks his catch in the waters of the Dal Lake on the outskirts of Srinagar.

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Sri Lankan navy soldiers walk on the beach looking for plastic debris washed ashore from fire damaged container ship MV X-Press Pearl at Kapungoda, on the outskirts of Colombo, Sri Lanka.

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A humpback whale breaches off the coast of Port Stephens, Australia. Thousands of humpback whales have begun their 5,000-kilometer, three-month migration to the warm waters of northern Australia to breed.

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Kyle Larson celebrates in Victory Lane after winning the NASCAR Cup Series All-Star auto race at Texas Motor Speedway in Fort Worth, Texas.

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Women rest on a float at the key Tucupido of Morrocoy National Park, Falcon state, Venezuela. "Full Day" packaged trips include transportation, meals and recreational games, which have become popular during the flexible quarantine measures related to the pandemic, permitting certain businesses to operate for a limited period.

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A man drives his motorcycle on a road on the outskirts of Frankfurt, Germany, as the sun rises.

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Fishermen fish from their shikaras, a traditional gondola, on a jetty on the Dal Lake in the outskirts of Srinagar.

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People crowd not adhering to social distancing norms gather to purchase vegetables at Narwal wholesale vegetable and fruit market, during relaxation hours of Covid-19 lockdown, in Jammu.

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Devotees not adhering to social distancing norms wait to offer prayers outside Bawe Wali Mata temple during relaxation hours of Covid-19 lockdown, in Jammu.

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Maj Gen Akash Kaushik, Officiating GOC Fire and Fury Corps laid a wreath at Leh War Memorial and paid homage to martyrs who laid down their lives at Galwan on 15 Jun 2020 while fighting for the Nation.

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Construction work of Light House Project (Affordable Housing Scheme for Urban Poor by the Union Government) with the help of the State Urban Development department, in Ranchi.

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Kullu police take strict vigil over commuters on the Manali-Chandigarh highway and instruct them to follow the Covid rules, in Kullu district.

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President Joe Biden reaches out to a piece of steel from the North Tower of the World Trade Center while visiting a memorial to the September 11 terrorist attacks at NATO headquarters in Brussels.

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In this file photo made available by Young Journalists Club, YJC, presidential candidates for June 18, elections Alireza Zakani, left, Mohsen Mehralizadeh, second left, Saeed Jalili, center, Abdolnasser Hemmati, second right, and Ebrahim Raisi leave at the conclusion of a part of the final debate of the candidates at a state-run TV studio in Tehran, Iran. The presidential election is likely to be a coronation for Raisi, a hard-line candidate long cultivated by Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

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Argentina's Lionel Messi views the ball during a Copa America soccer match against Chile at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Czech Republic's Patrik Schick celebrates after scoring his second goal during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group D match between Scotland and Czech Republic, at Hampden Park stadium in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan speaks during a media conference at a NATO summit in Brussels. President Joe Biden is taking part in his first NATO summit, where the 30-nation alliance hopes to reaffirm its unity and discuss increasingly tense relations with China and Russia, as the organization pulls its troops out after 18 years in Afghanistan.

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Scotland's goalkeeper David Marshall fails to save a long range shot by Czech Republic's Patrik Schick during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group D match between Scotland and Czech Republic at Hampden Park stadium in Glasgow.

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Supporters of presidential candidate Ebrahim Raisi hold signs during a rally in Tehran, Iran. Iran's clerical vetting committee has allowed just seven candidates for the ballot, nixing prominent reformists and key allies of President Hassan Rouhani. The presumed front-runner has become Ebrahim Raisi, the country's hard-line judiciary chief who is closely aligned with Supreme Leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei.

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Scotland's John McGinn, left, duels for the ball with Czech Republic's Tomas Soucek during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group D match between Scotland and Czech Republic, at Hampden Park stadium in Glasgow, Scotland.

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Poland's Robert Lewandowski, centre, challenges for the ball with Slovakia's Michal Duris, left, and Slovakia's Lubomir Satka during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group E match between Poland and Slovakia at Gazprom arena stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia.

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A referee Ovidiu Hategan gives a red card to Poland's Grzegorz Krychowiak, right, during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group E match between Poland and Slovakia at Gazprom arena stadium in St. Petersburg, Russia.

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Poland’s Grzegorz Krychowiak, left, and Slovakia's Jakub Hromada duel for the ball during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group E match between Poland and Slovakia at the Saint Petersburg stadium in St. Petersburg.

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Spain's Dani Olmo heads the ball during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group E match between Spain and Sweden at La Cartuja stadium in Seville.

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Spain's manager Luis Enrique gestures with Aymeric Laporte during the Euro 2020 soccer championship group E match between Spain and Sweden at La Cartuja stadium in Seville.

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Chile's Arturo Vidal, center, and Argentina's Nicolás Otamendi battle for the ball during a Copa America soccer match at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Argentina's Lionel Messi, center, celebrates scoring his side's opening goal against Chile during a Copa America soccer match at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Argentina's Lionel Messi celebrates scoring his side's opening goal against Chile during a Copa America soccer match at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Argentina's Lionel Messi scores his side's opening goal against Chile during a Copa America soccer match at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Argentina's team pose for a picture prior to a Copa America soccer match against Chile at the Nilton Santos stadium in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

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Players of Paraguay, right, celebrate their team's 3-1 victory over Bolivia at the end of a Copa America soccer match at Olimpico stadium in Goiania, Brazil.

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Paraguay's Kaku, second from right, celebrates with teammates after scoring his side's opening goal against Bolivia during a Copa America soccer match at Olimpico stadium in Goiania, Brazil.

Bolivia's Erwin Saavedra scores his side's opening goal from the penalty spot during a Copa America soccer match against Paraguay at Olimpico stadium in Goiania, Brazil.

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