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World Cup viewers around the globe

People watch the opening match of the 2014 World Cup between Brazil and Croatia on the beach in Recife June 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Brian Snyder)

World Cup viewers around the globe

Fans gather all over the world to tune in to the World Cup. From Washington, D.C. to the Ivory Coast, on beaches and deserts, the world watches the drama unfold.

Here's a look.

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