Rio’s Sugarloaf Mountain and Christ the Redeemer statue reopen to tourists | AFP

Tourists gather at a viewpoint atop Rio de Janeiro’s Sugarloaf Mountain and visit the iconic statue of Christ the Redeemer, one of the Brazilian city’s main attractions, as they reopen to the public after remaining closed for months due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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