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PHOTO GALLERY: Heatwave sizzles planet




A man cools off by city fountains on a hot evening in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, June 21, 2024 as temperatures exceeded 35 degrees Centigrade (95 Fahrenheit) during the day. AP

A man bathes with his child on a hot summer day on the outskirts of Amritsar on June 22, 2024. AFP

Miles Ruffing and his sister, Frances, play under a water sprinkler while playing at Broad Ripple Park, Friday, June 21, 2024, in Indianapolis. AP

A 6-year-old from Washington blocks a water jet with his head while cooling off in a water feature at Georgetown Waterfront Park, Sunday, June 23, 2024, in Washington. AP

Youths cool off in the Arabian sea on a hot summer day in Karachi on June 24, 2024. AFP

A man holds a baby by city fountains on a hot evening in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, June 21, 2024 as temperatures exceeded 35 degrees Centigrade (95 Fahrenheit) during the day. AP

Edgar Sanchez stops on a walk with his dogs who cool off in a pool beside a fire hydrant sprayer, Saturday, June 22, 2024, in the Lower East Side neighbourhood of New York. AP

Children stay cool on the splash pad at Rockville Town Square as the temperature rises on June 21, 2024 in Rockville. AFP