Photos of the Week (03/22/20)

A pictorial week-in-review posted every Sunday.

1) Men in protective masks transport a coffin of a person who died of COVID-19 to a cemetery in Bergamo, Italy, on March 16. Photo: Reuters

2) A pharmacist gives Jennifer Haller the first shot in the first-stage safety study clinical trial of a potential vaccine for COVID-19 at the Kaiser Permanente Washington Health Research Institute in Seattle on March 16. Photo: AP

3) Stuart Malcolm, a doctor with the Haight Ashbury Free Clinic, speaks with homeless people about the coronavirus in the Haight Ashbury area, March 17. Photo: Getty Images

4) Cars are lined up outside the Denver Coliseum as people wait to be tested for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) at a drive-thru testing station in Denver, Colorado, March 14, 2020. Photo: Reuters

5) Medical assistant Miriam Fuentes gives a patient instructions via sign at a drive-through COVID-19 testing station for University of Washington Medicine patients on March 17, 2020, in Seattle. The appointment-only drive-through clinic began a day earlier.  Photo: Elaine Thompson / AP

6) Jozef Gouwy, 93, looks at a robot made by ZoraBots for elderly people at home, so they can virtually communicate with their loved ones, amid the ban on visits against the spread of COVID-19 in Ostend, Belgium, on March 16. Photo: Reuters

7) Jawad Javed delivers coronavirus protection kits that he and his wife put together for the vulnerable people of their community in Stenhousemuir, between Glasgow and Edinburgh, in Scotland, on March 16, 2020.  Photo: Andy Buchanan / Digital / AFP / Getty

8) People wait to enter a shop, behind red lines that mark the distance customers have to keep between them, at a Rewe grocery store in Potsdam, Germany. Photo: Reuters

9) Two women observe social distancing measures as they speak to each other from adjacent park benches amidst the novel coronavirus COVID-19 pandemic, in the center of York, northern England, March 19, 2020. Photo: AFP

10) A man receives a coffee in a cart pulled by a rope as a transportation system after a cafe adopted a social distance policy for their customers amid fears of coronavirus outbreak in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Reuters

11) A man walks toward a coronavirus warning sign outside a medical center in Manchester, Britain. Photo: Reuters

12) A street vendor, Abderrahim, 55, poses for a portrait while wearing a makeshift face mask made of fig leaves in the Medina of Rabat, Morocco, on March 18. Photo: AP

13) A man is seen with a diaper covering his mouth and nose, used as a makeshift face mask, in Brooklyn, New York City, March 18, 2020. Photo: REUTERS/Andrew Kelly

14) A largely empty Grand Central Station, March 15. Photo: AP

15) People take a photo in an empty Rockefeller Plaza, March 15. Photo: Getty Images

16) Fisherman’s Wharf and surrounding streets are seen empty in San Francisco, March 17. Photo: Getty Images

17) Ballet dancer and performer Ashlee Montague of New York wears a gas mask while she dances in Times Square as the coronavirus outbreak continues in Manhattan, New York City, on March 18, 2020.  Photo: Andrew Kelly / Reuters

18) A music-school teacher gives a one-on-one online flute lesson from her home, after Hungary closed schools because of the coronavirus, in Nagykanizsa, Hungary, on March 17, 2020.  Photo: Gyorgy Varga / MTI via AP

19) Personal trainer Antonietta Orsini leads an exercise class for her neighbors from her balcony while Italians are not allowed to leave their homes because of the coronavirus outbreak, in Rome, Italy, on March 18, 2020.  Photo:  Remo Casilli / Reuters

20) Visitors stand in boxes made to enforce social distancing inside an elevator at a shopping mall amid the spread of the coronavirus in Surabaya, East Java province, Indonesia, on March 18, 2020.  Photo: Zabur Karuru / Antara Foto Agency / Reuters

21) Custodian Joan Garner washes the floor in the pool locker room at Orange High School, March 16, 2020, in Pepper Pike, Ohio. Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine ordered every school in Ohio to close for three weeks beginning at day’s end last Monday. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak)

22) An empty classroom is seen in a closed primary school in Ramat Gan, Israel, March 15, 2020. (AP Photo/Oded Balilty)

23) A puzzle sits on a table in a classroom at a closed school in Paris, March 16, 2020. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

24) Student desks sit in the shade next to the parking lot of the closed Francisco Beckman high school, where a professor who died of the coronavirus worked, on the outskirts of Panama City, March 12, 2020, on the first day that schools closed nation-wide. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)

25) Empty chairs sit on a beach on March 19, 2020, in Miami Beach, Florida. Florida’s largest county inched closer to economic shutdown as Miami-Dade County’s mayor ordered all beaches, parks, and nonessential commercial and retail businesses closed because of the coronavirus outbreak.  Photo: Lynne Sladky / AP

26) Municipal Civil Guards ask a beachgoer to leave Icarai Beach in Niteroi, Brazil, on March 19, 2020. Niteroi city officials have temporarily closed beaches and restricted beach activities during the coronavirus emergency.   Photo: Bruna Prado / Getty

27) University students walk the streets after local authorities closed restaurants, bars, gyms, movie theatres and other similar businesses and initiated a midnight curfew along South Beach’s busiest strips as a precaution against the spread of Covid-19.  Schools and universities across the United States closed, but that didn’t stop young folks from partying it up in Miami for spring break. Photograph: Carlos Barría/Reuters

28) Cece Guida, 19 (top), of New York City, pushes on Sam Reddick, 20, of Evansville, Indiana, as spring break revelers look on during a game on the beach in Pompano Beach, Florida, on March 17. Photo: AP

29) Rio’s Christ the Redeemer statue is lit up with the flags of countries currently afflicted by the new coronavirus in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on March 18, 2020.  Photo: Silvia Izquierdo / AP

30) In Naples, Italy, newlyweds Diego Fernandes and Deni Salgado kiss at their wedding. The ceremony had only witnesses and no guests, but public gatherings are banned as part of Italy’s lockdown. Photograph: Ciro de Luca/Reuters

31) A man dressed as St. Patrick walks past a closed Temple bar in Dublin city center, Ireland. Photo: AP

32) National Guard troops help put together meals for distribution to local residents at the WestCOP community center in New Rochelle, New York, March 18. Photo: Getty Images

33) A food deliverer on a bicycle in New York City, March 17. Photo: Getty Images

34) Master confectioner Torsten Roth presents his creation, “Corona Antibody Pralines,” at the Roth Bakery in Erfurt, Germany. Photo: AP

35) A woman walks on a forest road after a snowfall near the town of Chekhov, Russia, on March 15, 2020.  Photo: Yuri Kadobnov / AFP / Getty

36) A man sits under a blooming magnolia tree on the banks of the Ill River in central Strasbourg, France, on March 13, 2020.  Photo: Patrick Hertzog / AFP / Getty


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