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The Day in Photos – May 29, 2021

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Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, smiles as he listens to Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko during their meeting in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 28, 2021. (Photo by Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP Photo)

Russian President Vladimir Putin, right, smiles as he listens to Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko during their meeting in the Black Sea resort of Sochi, Russia, Friday, May 28, 2021. (Photo by Mikhail Klimentyev, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP Photo)

Protesters hold banners during a demonstration demanding freedom for Belarus opposition activist Raman Protasevich, in front of the U.S. Embassy in Vilnius, Lithuania, Friday, May 28, 2021. European Union nations are sketching out plans for new sanctions against Belarus that will target economic sectors close to its authoritarian president, as they seek to strike back at him for the forced diversion of a passenger jet to arrest a dissident journalist. (Photo by Mindaugas Kulbis/AP Photo)

Protesters hold banners during a demonstration demanding freedom for Belarus opposition activist Raman Protasevich, in front of the U.S. Embassy in Vilnius, Lithuania, Friday, May 28, 2021. European Union nations are sketching out plans for new sanctions against Belarus that will target economic sectors close to its authoritarian president, as they seek to strike back at him for the forced diversion of a passenger jet to arrest a dissident journalist. (Photo by Mindaugas Kulbis/AP Photo)

French President Emmanuel Macron is congratulated by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa after giving a speech at the University of Pretoria Future Africa in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday May 28, 2021. Macron Ramaphosa are launching a program to support African vaccine production, a project backed by the European Union, the United States and the World Bank. (Photo by Jerome Delay/AP Photo)

French President Emmanuel Macron is congratulated by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa after giving a speech at the University of Pretoria Future Africa in Pretoria, South Africa, Friday May 28, 2021. Macron Ramaphosa are launching a program to support African vaccine production, a project backed by the European Union, the United States and the World Bank. (Photo by Jerome Delay/AP Photo)

Anti-government protesters stand next to the body of Fredy Bermudez, a man they killed in retaliation for shooting to death two fellow protesters at roadblock set up by the protesters, in Cali, Colombia, Friday, May 28, 2021. Colombia's chief law enforcement Francisco Barbosa confirmed that Bermudez was an official of the Attorney General's office. (Photo by Andres Gonzalez/AP Photo)

Anti-government protesters stand next to the body of Fredy Bermudez, a man they killed in retaliation for shooting to death two fellow protesters at roadblock set up by the protesters, in Cali, Colombia, Friday, May 28, 2021. Colombia’s chief law enforcement Francisco Barbosa confirmed that Bermudez was an official of the Attorney General’s office. (Photo by Andres Gonzalez/AP Photo)

Police stand by during a demonstration calling for justice in the killing of Musa Hassuna in the mixed Arab-Jewish town of Lod, central Israel, Friday, May 28, 2021. Hassuna, an Israeli Arab, was shot and killed May 11 by Jewish suspects during the first night of unrest in Lod. The suspects have been released on bail and claim they acted in self-defense. Arab residents of Lod dispute the account, pointing out that the slain man was unarmed. (Photo by David Goldman/AP Photo)

Police stand by during a demonstration calling for justice in the killing of Musa Hassuna in the mixed Arab-Jewish town of Lod, central Israel, Friday, May 28, 2021. Hassuna, an Israeli Arab, was shot and killed May 11 by Jewish suspects during the first night of unrest in Lod. The suspects have been released on bail and claim they acted in self-defense. Arab residents of Lod dispute the account, pointing out that the slain man was unarmed. (Photo by David Goldman/AP Photo)

French soldiers are seen after a municipal policewoman was attacked with a knife on May 28, 2021, in La Chapelle-sur-Erdre, near Nantes, western France. A suspect ran away after a knife attack on a policewoman. (Photo by Loic Venance/AFP Photo)

French soldiers are seen after a municipal policewoman was attacked with a knife on May 28, 2021, in La Chapelle-sur-Erdre, near Nantes, western France. A suspect ran away after a knife attack on a policewoman. (Photo by Loic Venance/AFP Photo)

French gendarmes inspect the site where a suspect has been seen after a municipal policewoman was attacked with a knife on May 28, 2021, in La Chapelle-sur-Erdre, near Nantes, western France. (Photo by Loic Venance/AFP Photo)

French gendarmes inspect the site where a suspect has been seen after a municipal policewoman was attacked with a knife on May 28, 2021, in La Chapelle-sur-Erdre, near Nantes, western France. (Photo by Loic Venance/AFP Photo)

French gendarmes inspect the site where a suspect has been seen after a municipal policewoman was attacked with a knife on May 28, 2021, in La Chapelle-sur-Erdre, near Nantes, western France (Photo by Loic Venance/AFP Photo)

French gendarmes inspect the site where a suspect has been seen after a municipal policewoman was attacked with a knife on May 28, 2021, in La Chapelle-sur-Erdre, near Nantes, western France (Photo by Loic Venance/AFP Photo)

Sri Lankan navy members pull a sack with debris washed off to a beach from the MV X-Press Pearl container ship, which caught fire off the Colombo Harbour, on a beach in Ja-Ela, Sri Lanka May 28, 2021. The vessel, sailing with a Singaporean flag and carrying cosmetics and chemicals including 25 tonnes of nitric acid, was anchored off the Colombo harbour when a container caught fire. (Photo by Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters)

Sri Lankan navy members pull a sack with debris washed off to a beach from the MV X-Press Pearl container ship, which caught fire off the Colombo Harbour, on a beach in Ja-Ela, Sri Lanka May 28, 2021. The vessel, sailing with a Singaporean flag and carrying cosmetics and chemicals including 25 tonnes of nitric acid, was anchored off the Colombo harbour when a container caught fire. (Photo by Dinuka Liyanawatte/Reuters)

The body of a person who died of COVID-19 waits to be cremated at a crematorium New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 27, 2021. (Photo by Amit Sharma/AP Photo)

The body of a person who died of COVID-19 waits to be cremated at a crematorium New Delhi, India, Thursday, May 27, 2021. (Photo by Amit Sharma/AP Photo)

A relative prays during the last rites of a COVID-19 victim at a cremation ground in Srinagar, Kashmir, India, 28 May 2021. Twenty more people died of complications due to the COVID-19 disease in last 24 hours in Jammu and Kashmir. (Photo by Farooq Khan/EPA/EFE)

A relative prays during the last rites of a COVID-19 victim at a cremation ground in Srinagar, Kashmir, India, 28 May 2021. Twenty more people died of complications due to the COVID-19 disease in last 24 hours in Jammu and Kashmir. (Photo by Farooq Khan/EPA/EFE)

Relatives and volunteers stand next to the burning pyre of a person who died of complications from the COVID-19 disease, at a cremation ground in Srinagar, Kashmir, India, 28 May 2021. (Photo by Farooq Khan/EPA/EFE)

Relatives and volunteers stand next to the burning pyre of a person who died of complications from the COVID-19 disease, at a cremation ground in Srinagar, Kashmir, India, 28 May 2021. (Photo by Farooq Khan/EPA/EFE)

Residents wearing face mask stand behind barbwire outside Pangsapuri Permai, residential area placed under the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) due to drastic increase in the number of COVID-19 cases recorded over the past 10 days in Cheras, outskirt of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, May 28, 2021. Malaysia's latest coronavirus surge has been taking a turn for the worse as surging numbers and deaths have caused alarm among health officials, while cemeteries in the capital are dealing with an increasing number of deaths. (Photo by Vincent Thian/AP Photo)

Residents wearing face mask stand behind barbwire outside Pangsapuri Permai, residential area placed under the enhanced movement control order (EMCO) due to drastic increase in the number of COVID-19 cases recorded over the past 10 days in Cheras, outskirt of Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Friday, May 28, 2021. Malaysia’s latest coronavirus surge has been taking a turn for the worse as surging numbers and deaths have caused alarm among health officials, while cemeteries in the capital are dealing with an increasing number of deaths. (Photo by Vincent Thian/AP Photo)

A rickshaw puller waits for customers during heavy rainfall in Kathmandu, Nepal, 28 May 2021. As Government stricken nationwide lockdown from 28 May 2021 to control coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection and deaths, low-income families are struggling to cater for their daily lives. (Photo by Narendra Shrestha/EPA/EFE)

A rickshaw puller waits for customers during heavy rainfall in Kathmandu, Nepal, 28 May 2021. As Government stricken nationwide lockdown from 28 May 2021 to control coronavirus disease (COVID-19) infection and deaths, low-income families are struggling to cater for their daily lives. (Photo by Narendra Shrestha/EPA/EFE)

A woman writes a message on a heart painted on the National Covid Memorial Wall, at the embankment on the south side of the River Thames in London on May 28, 2021, in memory of those who lost their lives to Covid-19. Organised by the group Covid-19 Bereaved Families For Justice UK, which has called for a public inquiry into the government’s handling of the pandemic, volunteers created a mural made up of roughly 150,000 hand-drawn red and pink hearts to remember the victims of the coronavirus crisis. (Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP Photo)

A woman writes a message on a heart painted on the National Covid Memorial Wall, at the embankment on the south side of the River Thames in London on May 28, 2021, in memory of those who lost their lives to Covid-19. Organised by the group Covid-19 Bereaved Families For Justice UK, which has called for a public inquiry into the government’s handling of the pandemic, volunteers created a mural made up of roughly 150,000 hand-drawn red and pink hearts to remember the victims of the coronavirus crisis. (Photo by Daniel Leal-Olivas/AFP Photo)

Customers wearing protective masks to help curb the spread of the coronavirus order medicine through plastic sheets front of drug store in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, May 27, 2021. (Photo by Sakchai Lalit/AP Photo)

Customers wearing protective masks to help curb the spread of the coronavirus order medicine through plastic sheets front of drug store in Bangkok, Thailand, Thursday, May 27, 2021. (Photo by Sakchai Lalit/AP Photo)

Manchester City and Chelsea supporters drink beer and cheer at Ribeira in Porto, Portugal, 28 May 2021. Porto hosts the UEFA Champions Lea​gue final between Manchester City and Chelsea on 29 May 2021. (Photo by Jose Coelho/EPA/EFE)

Manchester City and Chelsea supporters drink beer and cheer at Ribeira in Porto, Portugal, 28 May 2021. Porto hosts the UEFA Champions Lea​gue final between Manchester City and Chelsea on 29 May 2021. (Photo by Jose Coelho/EPA/EFE)

Football fans clash ahead of the UEFA Champions League final in Porto, Portugal on Friday, May 28, 2021. (Photo by Adam Davy/PA Images via Getty Images)

Football fans clash ahead of the UEFA Champions League final in Porto, Portugal on Friday, May 28, 2021. (Photo by Adam Davy/PA Images via Getty Images)

Raymond Hinze
Raymond Hinze is a writer and IT consultant with nearly 20 years of experience across the private and public sectors. He's worked as a writer, trainer, technical support person, delivery manager, system admin, and various other roles that involve getting people and technology to work together.