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Dressed for Purim

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish children smoke as they are dressed-up in costumes during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish children smoke as they are dressed-up in costumes during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish children smoke as they are dressed-up in costumes during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11, 2020. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls dressed-up in costumes walk down a street during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls dressed-up in costumes walk down a street during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

Ultra-Orthodox Jewish girls dressed-up in costumes walk down a street during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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Jewish children dance in the street as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Jewish children dance in the street as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Jewish children dance in the street as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man takes a break as others stand nearby during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man takes a break as others stand nearby during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11. REUTERS/Ammar Awad

An ultra-Orthodox Jewish man takes a break as others stand nearby during celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem's Mea Shearim neighborhood March 11. REUTERS/Ammar Awad
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A man writes gift tokens to Jewish boys as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A man writes gift tokens to Jewish boys as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A man writes gift tokens to Jewish boys as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Jewish children in fancy dress costumes run in the street as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Jewish children in fancy dress costumes run in the street as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

Jewish children in fancy dress costumes run in the street as they celebrate the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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A Jewish child dressed as an astronaut adjusts his helmet as he celebrates the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A Jewish child dressed as an astronaut adjusts his helmet as he celebrates the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson

A Jewish child dressed as an astronaut adjusts his helmet as he celebrates the annual holiday of Purim in Stamford Hill in London, Britain March 10. REUTERS/Simon Dawson
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Israeli settlers, some dressed up in costumes, take part in celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank city of Hebron March 10. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli settlers, some dressed up in costumes, take part in celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank city of Hebron March 10. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

Israeli settlers, some dressed up in costumes, take part in celebrations marking the Jewish holiday of Purim, in the Israeli-occupied West Bank city of Hebron March 10. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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A girl wears a costume as she walks during the Jewish holiday of Purim, a celebration of the Jews' salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Book of Esther, in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A girl wears a costume as she walks during the Jewish holiday of Purim, a celebration of the Jews' salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Book of Esther, in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A girl wears a costume as she walks during the Jewish holiday of Purim, a celebration of the Jews' salvation from genocide in ancient Persia, as recounted in the Book of Esther, in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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A girl wears a costume as she plays around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A girl wears a costume as she plays around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A girl wears a costume as she plays around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Teenagers play around as they wear costumes while school children dress-up marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Teenagers play around as they wear costumes while school children dress-up marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Teenagers play around as they wear costumes while school children dress-up marking the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Young girls dressed up in costumes ahead of the Jewish holiday of Purim in Tel Arad, southern Israel March 4. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Young girls dressed up in costumes ahead of the Jewish holiday of Purim in Tel Arad, southern Israel March 4. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Young girls dressed up in costumes ahead of the Jewish holiday of Purim in Tel Arad, southern Israel March 4. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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A child wears a costume and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A child wears a costume and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A child wears a costume and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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A woman wears a costume during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A woman wears a costume during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

A woman wears a costume during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

Children wear costumes and play around during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashdod, Israel March 9. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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People wear costumes during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

People wear costumes during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen

People wear costumes during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Ashkelon, Israel March 8. REUTERS/Amir Cohen
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A teenager wears a costume as a reference to coronavirus during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem March 8. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A teenager wears a costume as a reference to coronavirus during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem March 8. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

A teenager wears a costume as a reference to coronavirus during the Jewish holiday of Purim in Jerusalem March 8. REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun
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