Workers wear protective gear as they start a cremation oven in Ecatepec, Mexico, on Thursday, May 21.
A health worker wears a face shield while checking a patient’s temperature at a hospital in Toluca, Mexico, on May 21. Mexico had reported its highest number of new daily cases.
People in Srinagar, India, lower the coffin of a woman who died from the coronavirus.
Levi Tinker, resident historian and general manager of the TCL Chinese Theatre in Hollywood, makes an announcement inside the theater’s empty auditorium on Monday, May 18. It was the theater’s 93rd birthday celebration.
People practice social distancing in New York’s Domino Park on Sunday, May 17.
Nurses in Nairobi, Kenya, take part in a Zumba fitness class in the parking lot of the Kenyatta University Teaching, Referral and Research Hospital on May 17.
Mary Faye Cochran sings “You Are My Sunshine” to her son Stacey Smith from her senior-living facility in Smyrna, Georgia, on May 10. It was Mother’s Day in the United States.
Pope Francis delivers a blessing from the window of his studio overlooking an empty St. Peter’s Square on May 10.
The San Isidro cemetery in Mexico City, which was temporarily closed to the public to limit the spread of Covid-19, is seen in this aerial photo from May 10.
Mary Washington speaks through a window to her daughter Courtney Crosby and grandchild Sydney Crosby during a Mother’s Day celebration at her senior-living facility in Smyrna.
A Briarcliff High School student participates in a parade of graduating seniors through Briarcliff Manor, New York, on May 9.
People wear face masks while watching a Victory Day military parade in Minsk, Belarus, on May 9. The parade marked the 75th anniversary of the Allied victory over Nazi Germany in World War II.
A man rides past social-distancing markers in front of a shop in Brussels, Belgium, on May 9.
A man pauses as he places the casket of a relative into a van at a busy New York funeral home on May 9.
Health-care workers wait for citizens to arrive at the Anna International Airport in Chennai, India, on May 9. People were arriving in Chennai from Dubai, United Arab Emirates.
A man wearing a face mask cycles through Chinatown in Yokohama, Japan, on May 8. Prime Minister Shinzo Abe announced that Japan will extend its state of emergency until the end of May.
American citizens who were stranded in Syria due to the pandemic arrive at the Lebanese border on their way to the Beirut airport, where they would be leaving for the United States.
During a protest in Washington on May 7, members of National Nurses United stand among empty shoes that they say represent nurses who have died from Covid-19.
A worker helps disinfect a subway train in New York on May 6. The subway syatem was shut down for a deep-cleaning.
High school students study in a classroom in Wuhan, China, as they returned to school on May 6.
A nursery is disinfected in Cannes, France, on May 6. Nurseries in France were to gradually reopen on May 11.
Refrigerated trucks are seen at a morgue that opened in New York to assist overwhelmed funeral homes.
Michigan state police prevent protesters from entering the chamber of the Michigan House of Representatives on April 30. The protesters were unhappy with the state’s stay-at-home order. Gov. Gretchen Whitmer recently extended the order through May 15, though restrictions were relaxed so some businesses could reopen.
This aerial photo shows surfers accessing Sydney’s Tamarama Beach on April 29. Several Sydney beaches reopened for exercise only.
A barber wears protective equipment as he cuts a customer’s hair in Lausanne, Switzerland, on April 27.
Health workers at a coronavirus testing center in New Delhi attend to a colleague who fainted due to exhaustion on April 27.
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