This is how couples around the world are marrying under COVID-19

Coronavirus has upended marriage plans. Image: REUTERS/Johanna Geron

Johnny Wood

Senior Writer, Formative Content


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This young couple in Anaheim, California, pose for a picture after taking their wedding vows over a two-way radio in a parking lot on 17 April. Marriage services have resumed for couples whose nuptials were postponed during the outbreak of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19). Image: REUTERS/Mike Blake

Indonesian couple Novi Herdjanto and Mellawati Isnoer wear protective masks before their wedding at a local religion department office in Jakarta, Indonesia, on 11 April. Image: via REUTERS

Israeli couple Roni Ben-Ari and Yonatan Meushar dance as they get married at Ein Hemed Forest Wedding Venue on 18 March. Image: REUTERS/Ronen Zvulun

An Iraqi couple is seen at their wedding during a curfew imposed to prevent the spread of the coronavirus disease, in the holy city of Karbala, Iraq on April 12. Image: REUTERS/Abdullah Dhiaa Al-deen

Indonesian couple Mohamad Nurjaman and Ugi Lestari Widya Bahri greet their family members by video conference after their wedding ceremony on the outskirts of Jakarta, Indonesia, on April 10. Image: REUTERS/Willy Kurniawan

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