Communities around the world honor healthcare and essential workers amid pandemic

View of the illuminated statue of Christ the Redeemer that reads "Thank you" as Archbishop of the city of Rio de Janeiro Dom Orani Tempesta performs a mass in honor of Act of Consecration of Brazil and tribute to medical workers amidst the Coronavirus pandemic on April 12, 2020 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.

A man takes part as people applaud and cheer out of their windows to show their gratitude to medical staff and essential workers on April 16, 2020 in New York City.

About 40 people line the entrance/exit to Lewis Gale Medical Center Wednesday, April 15, 2020 to cheer on the healthcare workers as they came and went to and from their shifts in Salem, Va.

The U.S. Air Force Air Demonstration Squadron Thunderbirds perform a flyover in honor of front-line responders in the fight against the coronavirus on April 11, 2020 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

U.S. landmarks including the Freedom Tower antenna were Illuminated in blue to honor essential workers on April 9, 2020 as seen from Jersey City, NJ.

Occupants in a car that is part of a caravan of vehicles on the road wave to show appreciation for hospital workers in Dallas, Thursday, April 16, 2020. The city of Dallas organized a city wide cheer for front line workers amid the COVID-19 outbreak.

Wooden hearts are displayed in Wright Township, Mich. on April 8, 2020. The hearts honor people in health care during the coronavirus pandemic

A man uses his mobile phone to take photos of Hotel Indonesia Kempinski, where room lights make the shape of a heart to honor healthcare and other essential workers still on the job, during the new coronavirus outbreak in Jakarta, Indonesia, Friday, April 17, 2020.

A person holds up a sign as police officers and pedestrians cheer for nurses and medical workers at Lenox Hill Hospital Wednesday, April 15, 2020, in New York.

First responders arrive at Mercy Hospital with lights flashing and sirens on in a procession to honor medical workers during the new coronavirus pandemic, Friday, April 10, 2020, in Miami.

The Rialto Bridge is lit up with the colors of the Italian flag in honor of the medical staff working on COVID-19 and its citizens, in Venice, northern Italy on April 16, 2020.

La Scala philharmonic cellist Marcello Sirotti, bottom, performs in the courtyard of his apartment building as people applaud from their homes, in Milan, Italy, Sunday, April 12, 2020. Musicians from the La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra on Saturday collaborated on a video performance of PachelbelÕs Canon to honor medical professionals fighting the coronavirus and released on social media ahead of a call for people to play instruments or the recording from their windows and balconies on Easter Sunday.

People cheer for medical workers near NYU Medical Center Thursday, April 16, 2020, in New York.

Police officers and pedestrians and cheer medical workers outside NYU Medical Center Thursday, April 16, 2020, in New York.

The Roanoke Civic Center shines in blue and white lights that wrap around the building in Roanoke, Va., Wednesday, April 15, 2020. The illumination Wednesday night through Sunday is in honor of healthcare workers, first responders and others involved in the fight against the novel coronavirus pandemic.

A general view of The Seattle Great Wheel lit up in blue to honor essential workers during the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak on April 09, 2020 in Seattle, Washington.

Medical workers react as police officers and pedestrians cheer outside NYU Medical Center Thursday, April 16, 2020, in New York.

Signs outside of Metlife Stadium honor essential workers on April 09, 2020 in East Rutherford, New Jersey.

La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra French horn player Piero Mangano, right, and his wife sax soprano player Marina perform in their backyard, in Milan, Italy, Sunday, April 12, 2020. Musicians from the La Scala Philharmonic Orchestra on Saturday collaborated on a video performance of Pachelbel's Canon to honor medical professionals fighting the coronavirus and released on social media.

Rooms in a Pittsburgh hotel are lit in a heart-like shape to honor healthcare and other essential workers still on the job during the coronavirus pandemic, Tuesday, April 14, 2020.

Source: https://www.usatoday.com/picture-gallery/news/world/2020/04/17/communities-honor-healthcare-and-essential-workers-during-pandemic/5153232002/

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