The outbreak of the coronavirus has led to the emptying of public areas around the globe, whether or not by authorities decree or by extra private responses.

A woman walks across an empty Millennium Bridge during rush hourPicture copyright
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A lady walks throughout an empty Millennium Bridge throughout London’s rush hour. Prime Minister Boris Johnson has stated everybody within the UK ought to keep away from “non-essential” journey and call with others to curb coronavirus

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A person seems to be on the Mediterranean on the Promenade des Anglais within the French Riviera metropolis of Good. A strict lockdown requiring most individuals in France to stay at house got here into impact on Tuesday

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A picture taken with a drone shows an empty beach closed to visitors, in Dubai, United Arab EmiratesPicture copyright
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An image taken with a drone exhibits an empty seashore closed to guests, in Dubai. The United Arab Emirates has shut main tourism and cultural venues, together with parks and seashores, till 30 March, along with suspending issuing all visas to foreigners

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The deserted Piazza Duomo in Milan, ItalyPicture copyright
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The abandoned Piazza Duomo in Milan. Throughout Italy the federal government has put measures in place limiting folks’s actions and ordering the closure of retailers besides meals shops and pharmacies

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Empty Safdarjung Tomb monument in New Delhi, IndiaPicture copyright
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The empty Safdarjung Tomb in Delhi, the place authorities has halted giant gatherings

A practically empty Francisco de Miranda Avenue in Caracas, Venezuela.Picture copyright
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A virtually empty Francisco de Miranda Avenue in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuelan safety forces are visiting the principle neighbourhoods of Caracas to encourage residents to restrict themselves to their houses, shut companies and keep preventive measures

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Empty street is seen in ManhattanPicture copyright
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New York Metropolis is closing faculties, eating places, bars and different venues

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Within the city of Alcala de Henares, close to Madrid, troopers patrol an empty avenue. Throughout Spain, individuals are banned from leaving house besides for purchasing important provides and medicines, or to go to work

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People sitting at an empty square in the centre of ViennaPicture copyright
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In Vienna, two folks sit in an empty sq.. The Austrian authorities is banning gatherings of greater than 5 folks

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People walk along the empty Corniche in Sidon, LebanonPicture copyright
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Just a few folks stroll alongside the Corniche in Sidon, after Lebanon declared a medical state of emergency

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A lone couple take a tourist boat on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok. 16 MarchPicture copyright
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A pair take a vacationer boat on the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok, Thailand, the place customer numbers have plunged

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