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A man carries a tank filled with oxygen in the Villa El Salvador neighborhood of Lima, Peru during the general elections amid the new coronavirus pandemic.

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Keiko Fujimori, daughter of imprisoned ex-President Alberto Fujimori and presidential candidate for the Popular Force party, waves as she arrives to vote during general elections in Lima, Peru. Peruvians went to the polls amid a surge in new COVID-19 infections.

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Avanza Pais party presidential candidate Hernando De Soto and his wife Carla Olivieri, wave to supporters upon their arrival to vote during general elections in Lima, Peru.

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Polling begins for the final phase of Tibetan general elections of Sikyong/President of Central Tibetan administration and 45 members of Tibetan parliament in exile in Dharamshala.

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A Reang tribal woman shows her finger marked with ink after casting her vote at a polling station during the Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) elections, at Damcharra in Panisagar.

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Women show their voter identity cards as they queue up at a polling station to cast their votes for TTAADC elections in Agartala.

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Women queue up to cast votes for TTAADC elections in Agartala.

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Mansour Abbas, leader of the United Arab list, second right, and Mazen Ghanayem, right, discuss with President Reuven Rivlin, background, on who might form the next coalition government, at the president's residence in Jerusalem. Israel held parliamentary elections on March 24, the fourth elections in two years.

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Together for Peru party transgender congressional candidate, Gahela Cari campaigns in a group transgender bicycling event in Lima, Peru, . Peru's general election is set for April 11.

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Jharkhand Chief Minister Hemant Soren (C) during an election campaign in support of Jharkhand Mukti Morcha (JMM) candidate Hafijul Hasan after he filed nomination papers for Madhupur assembly seat by-polls, at Patharchatti village in Madhupur.

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu waves to his supporters after the first exit poll results for the Israeli parliamentary elections at his Likud party's headquarters in Jerusalem.

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Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, center, gives the victory sign as he tours the Mahane Yehuda market while campaigning a day before national elections, in Jerusalem. The March 23 vote is Israel‚ fourth parliamentary election in two years.

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Ballot boxes, Ballot papers and other poll material distribution on the eve of MLC graduate constituency elections, in Hyderabad.

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IPFT chief NC Deb Barma and TIPRA chief Pradyot Debbarman during their meeting ahead of Tripura Tribal Areas Autonomous District Council (TTAADC) elections, in Khumulwng.

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Electoral workers wearing protective suits as a precaution against coronavirus, wait for people to cast their vote at a polling station during the Catalan regional election in Barcelona, Spain.

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People line up and cast their votes at a polling station set up at the Tarraco Arena Plaza, a former renamed Tarragona Bullring, during regional Catalan election in Tarragona, Spain. Over five million voters are called to the polls on Sunday in Spain's northeast Catalonia for an election that will measure the impact of the coronavirus pandemic on the restive region's secessionist movement.

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Flanked by his mother, left, and his daughter, wearing masks to protect form the new coronavirus, Yaku Perez, presidential candidate representing the Indigenous party Pachakutik, shows his ballot before voting in the presidential election, in Tarqui, Ecuador.

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Chief Election Commissioner of India Sunil Arora along with Election Commissioners Sushil Chandra and Rajiv Kumar being welcomed on their arrival at LGBI Airport, in Guwahati. CEC arrived with a high delegation for a three-day visit to review poll preparedness in Assam.

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Supporters of leading opposition challenger Bobi Wine cheers as election officials count the ballots after polls closed in Kampala, Uganda. Ugandans voted in a presidential election tainted by widespread violence that some fear could escalate as security forces try to stop supporters of Wine from monitoring polling stations.

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Ugandans wait to vote in Kampala, Uganda. Ugandans are voting in a presidential election tainted by widespread violence that some fear could escalate as security forces try to stop supporters of leading opposition challenger BobiWine from monitoring polling stations.

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Actor turn politician Makkal Needhi Maiyam (MNM) President Kamal Haasan during an election campaign, in Coimbatore

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Actor turn politician Makkal Needhi Maiyam (MNM) President Kamal Haasan addresses during an election campaign, in Coimbatore

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Emily Murdock, left, and her twin sister Elizabeth Murdock vote in Georgia's U.S. Senate runoff election in Evans, Ga. Republican Sen. Kelly Loeffler and David Perdue are being challenged by Democrats Jon Ossoff and Raphael Warnock in Tuesday's runoff.

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Voters show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting their votes for the last phase of District Development Council (DDC) election, at Khour village in Akhnoor, Jammu.

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Voters, maintaining social distancing, stand in queues as they wait to cast their votes for the last phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections, at Pragwal village in Akhnoor, Jammu.

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Security personnel keep vigil on voters as they stand in queues to cast their votes for Tiwa Autonomous Council Election 2020, at Ahatguri in Morigaon District of Assam.

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Polling officers carry election materials as they leave from a distribution centre for Tiwa Autonomous Council election 2020, in Guwahati.

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Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes for the sixth phase of District Development Council (DDC) election, at Arnia village in Jammu.

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Voters show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting their votes for the sixth phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections, at Chumbian Jattan Village in Bishnah on the outskirts of Jammu.

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Polling officials review arrangements at a polling booth ahead of the local body elections in Thiruvananthapuram. (PTI07-12-2020_000205B)

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Villagers wait in a queue to cast their votes for the fourth phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections, at Aghore village, some 45 kms from Jammu.

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Villagers stand in a queue to cast their votes for the fourth phase of District Development Council (DDC) elections, at Bain Bajalta on the outskirts in Jammu.

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Voters wait in a queue to cast their votes for Bodoland Territorial Regions (BTR) elections 2020, at a polling station at Uttarpara in Baksa district.

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An Orthodox nun casts her ballot in the village of Branesti, Romania. Voting started in Romania's legislative election expected to restore some measure of stability after five years of political and social turbulence with more than 18 million Romanians registered to vote for a new legislative body.

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Kashmiri Pandit migrants show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting their votes for the third phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections, in Jammu.

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BJP leader and Union Minister Smriti Zubin Irani is felicitated by party workers during a District Development Council (DDC) election campaign in Jammu.

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Activists of United People Party Liberal (UPPL) show a ballot paper to villagers during an awareness campaign, ahead of the Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) elections 2020, at Baganpara in Baksa district.

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Voters wait in a queue to cast their votes for the third phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections, at Gajansu Village in Jammu.

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West Pakistani refugees stand in a queue to cast their votes for the third phase of District Development Council (DDC) election, at Chak Jafar village in Jammu.

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Voters stand in queues to cast their votes for the District Development Council elections, at a polling station in Rajouri district.

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AIMIM President Asaduddin Owaisi after casting his vote for GHMC polls in Hyderabad.

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People wait in queues to cast their votes at a polling station during Panchayat Samiti and Zila Parishad elections, at Chhattargarh village in Bikaner.

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A health worker checks temperature of a voter as others wait in queues to cast their votes during the Graduates’ and Teachers' constituency polls for Maharashtra Legislative Council amid COVID-19 pandemic, in Karad.

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TRS MLC Kalvakuntla Kavitha casts vote during Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections in Hyderabad.

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Voters wait in queues to cast their votes during the second phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections at Meen Sarkar Sambha in Jammu.

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Voters wait in queue to cast their votes during the second phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections at Surnakote area in Poonch district of Jammu.

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People arriving at a polling station undergo thermal screening during the second phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections at Meen Sarkar Sambha in Jammu.

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A polling official marks the finger of a voter with indelible ink during the second phase of the District Development Council (DDC) election at Bassi Khurd village area of Bari Brahmana in Samba district, Jammu.

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A voter casts his vote at Bagli Tola school polling station for the Uttar Pradesh Legislative Council elections, in Varanasi.

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Voters wait in queues to cast their votes during the second phase of the District Development Council (DDC) elections at Meen Sarkar Sambha in Jammu.

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Voters show their fingers marked with indelible ink after casting their votes during the second phase of the District Development Council (DDC) election at Meen Sarkar Sambha in Jammu.

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Polling officials collect election material at a distribution centre on the eve of the Uttar Pradesh MLC elections (Graduate and Teachers) amid coronavirus pandemic, in Prayagraj.

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Brazil's President Jair Bolsonaro greets supporters after voting during the run-off municipal elections in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Bolsonaro, who sometimes has embraced the label "Trump of the Tropics," said Sunday he'll wait a little longer before recognizing the U.S. election victory of Joe Biden, while also echoing President Donald Trump's allegations of irregularities in the U.S. vote.

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AIMIM President and Hyderabad MP Asaduddin Owaisi during door-to-door campaign at Nampally Assembly constituency, ahead of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections, in Hyderabad.

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Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes for the District Development Council election, at a polling station in Kupwara district.

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Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes for the District Development Council election, at a polling station in Ramban district.

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Polling officials wearing PPE kits check the documents of a voter as he arrives to cast his vote for the District Development Council election, at a polling station in Reasi district.

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Voters stand in a queue to cast their votes for the District Development Council election, at a polling station in Srinagar.

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AIMIM President and MP Asaduddin Owaisi conducts a door-to-door campaign along Karwan MLA Kausar Mohiuddin ahead of the GHMC election, in Hyderabad.

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West Pakistani refugees stand in a queue as they wait to cast their votes for the District Development Council elections, at a polling station in Akhnoor of Jammu district.

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A security official keeps a vigil as voters stand in a queue to cast their votes for the District Development Council election, at a polling station in Srinagar,.

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BJP State President and MP Bandi Sanjay campaigns ahead of Greater Hyderabad Municipal Corporation (GHMC) elections, in Hyderabad.

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Senior BJP leader and NEDA Convener Himanta Biswa Sarma (2R), Assam BJP President Ranjeet Kumar Dass (C), BJP MP and National General Secretary Dilip Saikia (2L) release the party manifesto ahead of Bodoland Territorial Region (BTR) election 2020, in Kokrajhar.

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TRS Working President KT Rama Rao during a public meeting ahead of GHMC elections, in Hyderabad.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden arrives to speak, in Wilmington, Del.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden arrives with his running mate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., to speak, in Wilmington, Del.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks, in Wilmington, Del.

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Supporters wearing shirts with logos of the Myanmar Leader Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) parade on motorcycles as they take part in the final day of campaigning for the Nov. 8 elections in Data township, Yangon, Myanmar. Myanmar's citizens go to the polls Sunday in an effort to sustain the fledgling democracy they helped install just five years ago.

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President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence smile after a campaign rally at Gerald R. Ford International Airport, in Grand Rapids, Mich.

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President Donald Trump dances as he walks off stage after speaking during a campaign rally at Michigan Sports Stars Park, in Washington, Mich.

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A COVID-19 patient wearing a protective suit arrives to cast his vote for Rajasthan municipal elections, in Jodhpur.

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MP Rajendra Gehlot shows his finger marked with indelible ink after casting vote during the second phase of municipal elections, in Jodhpur.

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Voters stand in a queue to cast vote during the second phase of municipal elections, in Jodhpur.

Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, right, and former President Barack Obama, left, on stage together waving to the audience at a rally at Northwestern High School in Flint, Mich.

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Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., arrives at a drive-in get out the vote rally, at Palm Beach State College in Lake Worth, Fla.

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First time voter Sarah Facterman votes on a Ballot Marking Device (BMD) inside the Hollywood Pantages Theatre in Los Angeles. In-person voting has started in most counties across California. To curb spread of the coronavirus the Legislature allowed counties to offer fewer in-person polling places in exchange for opening them earlier. Voting locations opened Friday in some places and most counties will have it this weekend through Election Day on Tuesday.

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President Donald Trump tosses a cap during a campaign stop in Waterford Township, Mich.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden speaks during a campaign rally at the Minnesota State Fairgrounds in St. Paul, Minn.

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First lady Melania Trump speaks during a campaign rally, in Atglen, Pa.

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Vice President Mike Pence acknowledges the crowd at the beginning of a campaign event at an airport in Wilmington, N.C.

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A pedestrian takes a photo of a Halloween-decorated home that combines election and coronavirus themes, in Los Angeles.

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Angie People waiting in line to vote at City Hall in Philadelphia.

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President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign rally at HoverTech International, in Allentown, Pa.

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This image provided by CBSNews/60 MINUTES shows former Vice President Joe Biden in an interview conducted by Norah O'Donnell in Wilmington, Del.

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President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Manchester-Boston Regional Airport, in Londonderry, N.H. x

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Supporters of Myanmar Leader Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD) party cheer from a truck during an election campaign for next month's general election on the outskirts Yangon, Myanmar.

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President Donald Trump talks with reporters after casting his ballot in the presidential election, at the Palm Beach County Main Library, in West Palm Beach, Fla.

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A woman casts her ballot on the first day of the parliamentary election inside a polling station in Giza, Egypt. Egyptians began voting Saturday in the first stage of a parliamentary election, a vote that is highly likely to produce a toothless House of Representatives packed with supporters of President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi.

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President Donald Trump speaks during a campaign rally at Erie International Airport Tom Ridge Field in Erie, Pa..

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Peter Ranger, left, and Jean Roman, center, stand with a cutout of Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden, and candidate for Vice President Kamala Harris as they canvass votes outside of an early voting site, in Miami Beach, Fla. Florida begins in-person early voting in much of the state Monday. With its 29 electoral votes, Florida is crucial to both candidates in order to win the White House.

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President Donald Trump waves to a cheering crowd as he arrives for a campaign rally, in Tucson, Ariz.

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A sign informs voters of the wait time during early voting on Monday, at the Franklin County Board of Elections Early Voting Center in Columbus, Ohio. Despite steady rain all morning, voters waited for up to 45 minutes to cast their ballot.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden departs The Queen theatre in Wilmington, Del.

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President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Carson City, in Carson City, Nev..

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President Donald Trump arrives to speak at a campaign rally at Pitt-Greenville Airport, in Greenville, N.C.

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President Donald Trump pumps his fist at supporters after speaking at an airport campaign rally, in Des Moines, Iowa.

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Supporters cheer as President Donald Trump arrives for a campaign rally at John P. Murtha Johnstown-Cambria County Airport in Johnstown, Pa.

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Supporters of President Donald Trump cheer as he arrives for a campaign rally at John Murtha Johnstown-Cambria County Airport, in Johnstown, Pa.

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Ivanka Trump, daughter and adviser to President Donald Trump, waves to supporters after holding a campaign event, 2020, in Paradise Valley, Ariz.

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Democratic presidential candidate former Vice President Joe Biden walks from his motorcade to before boarding his campaign plane at McCarran International Airport in Las Vegas, en route to Wilmington, Del.

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