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    Recap 2020 | A look back at life under lockdown

    Recap 2020 | A look back at life under lockdown

    Recap 2020 | A look back at life under lockdown
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    2020 was synonymous for lockdowns when billions of people were forced indoors and the fear of contracting coronavirus spooked everyone. Here are some images that show how people survived and adjusted with the phenomenon.

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    2020 was synonymous for lockdowns when billions of people were forced indoors and the fear of contracting coronavirus spooked everyone. Here are some images that show how people survived and adjusted with the phenomenon. Pictured: An Indian paramilitary soldier walks back after performing religious rituals during the cremation of a colleague who died of COVID-19 in Srinagar on July 18, 2020. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin)

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    Israeli couple Roni Ben-Ari and Yonatan Meushar, dance as they get married at Ein Hemed Forest Wedding Venue who are offering free, small scale weddings for young couples whose weddings cannot take place as planned due to restrictions imposed by the government to fight the coronavirus, in Ein Hemed, Israel March 18, 2020. (REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun)

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    Ballet dancer and performer Ashlee Montague of New York wears a gas mask while she dances in Times Square as the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak continued in Manhattan on March 18, 2020. (REUTERS/Andrew Kelly)

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    Hashim, an essential worker in the healthcare industry, greets his daughter through the closed door as he maintains social distance from his family as he works amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in New Rochelle, New York on April 11, 2020.  (REUTERS/Joy Malone)

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    An employee rests inside an office building during a curfew imposed to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Belgrade on March 23, 2020. (REUTERS/Marko Djurica)

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    Police officers wield their batons against a man as a punishment for breaking the lockdown rules after India ordered a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in New Delhi on March 25, 2020. (REUTERS/Adnan Abidi)

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    Dana Baer and her son Jacob Baer wish Avery Slutsky a happy sixth birthday from their car during a drive-by birthday celebration as they maintain social distance amid an outbreak of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) across the country in West Bloomfield Township, Michigan on March 24, 2020. (REUTERS/Emily Elconin)

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    Protesters covering their faces attend a demonstration against the lockdown imposed to slow the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Berlin on May 2, 2020. (REUTERS/Christian Mang)

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    Newborn baby Phuc An, wearing a protective face shield, is seen before leaving home for his vaccination, during the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in Hanoi, Vietnam on April 13, 2020.  (REUTERS/Kham)

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    Felix Hassebroek wears a salad spinner bowl and makes a face during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Brooklyn, New York on, May 6, 2020. (REUTERS/Caitlin)

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    An aerial view of Archbishop Francois Touvet waving to attenders after France's first-ever drive-in mass in Chalons-en-Champagne, after the country began a gradual end to the nationwide lockdown following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, near Reims, France on May 17, 2020. ( REUTERS/Pascal Rossignol)

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    A woman poses under a Plex'Eat prototype plexiglas bubble by designer Christophe Gernigon which surrounds diners to protect them from the novel coronavirus during a presentation in Cormeilles-en-Parisis, near Paris, as restaurants in France prepare to re-open post-lockdown on May 20, 2020. (REUTERS/Benoit Tessier)

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    Customers in-flight seats use virtual reality (VR) devices at First Airlines, that provides VR flight experiences, including 360-degree tours of cities and meals, amid the COVID-19 pandemic in Tokyo on August 12, 2020. (REUTERS/Kim Kyung-Hoon)

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    People participate in an outdoor yoga class by LMNTS Outdoor Studio, in a dome to facilitate social distancing and proper protocols to prevent the spread of coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Toronto, Ontario, Canada on June 21, 2020. (REUTERS/Carlos Osorio)

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    Minions toys are seen on cinema chairs to maintain social distancing between spectators at a MK2 cinema in Paris as Paris' cinemas reopen doors to the public following the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak in France on June 22, 2020. (REUTERS/Benoit Tessier)

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    Nursery plants are seen placed in people's seats during a rehearsal as Barcelona's Gran Teatre del Liceu opera reopens its doors with a concert for plants to raise awareness about the importance of an audience after the lockdown, amid the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak, in Barcelona on June 22, 2020. (REUTERS/Nacho Doce)

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