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PHOTOS: It's official. The Women's March has swept the globe

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Protesters carrying banners and placards take part in a Women's March in Stockholm, Sweden, January 21, 2017.

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As tens, even hundreds, of thousands of women pour into Washington, DC, for the Women's March on Washington, thousand of sister marches around the world have already taken place.

From Australia to India, the Czech Republic to the UK, thousands of women have taken to the streets in the name of equality, equal rights, civil rights and economic opportunity.

Here are a few photos from the marches. Our Across Women's Lives team is in DC at the main march. You can see their coverage all day on social media: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook or search for [womenslives] on Snapchat too.

Related: See photos from marches across the US.

Related: See photos and voices from the March on Washington in DC itself.

Participants of a rally regarding women's rights hold placards as they march in Wellington, New Zealand, January 21, 2017.

Participants of a rally regarding women's rights hold placards as they march in Wellington, New Zealand, January 21, 2017.

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Protesters wearing shirts displaying a picture of US President Donald Trump

Protesters wearing shirts displaying a picture of US President Donald Trump participate in the first of hundreds of womens' marches organized around the world in a show of disapproval of the new president in Melbourne, Australia, January 21, 2017

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Protesters march along a main road during the first of hundreds of womens' marches organized around the world in a show of disapproval of US President Donald Trump

Protesters march along a main road during the first of hundreds of womens' marches organized around the world in a show of disapproval of US President Donald Trump in Sydney, Australia, January 21, 2017.

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People gather in front of the US Embassy on Pariser Platz

People gather in front of the US Embassy on Pariser Platz beside Brandenburg Gate in solidarity with women's march in Washington and many countries, in Berlin, Germany, January 21, 2017. 

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People gather in front of the US Embassy on Pariser Platz beside Brandenburg Gate

People gather in front of the US Embassy on Pariser Platz beside Brandenburg Gate in solidarity with women's march in Washington and many other marches in several countries, in Berlin, Germany, January 21, 2017.

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A woman waits for the start of the #IWillGoOut rally, organized to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington, along a street in New Delhi, India

A woman waits for the start of the #IWillGoOut rally, organized to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington, along a street in New Delhi, India, January 21, 2017.

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Women take part in the #IWillGoOut rally, organized to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington, along a street in New Delhi, India

Women take part in the #IWillGoOut rally, organized to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington, along a street in New Delhi, India January 21, 2017.

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Women hold signs to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington and many other marches in several countries, in Madrid, Spain

Women hold signs to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington and many other marches in several countries, in Madrid, Spain, January 21, 2017.

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A woman holds a sign to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington and many other marches in several countries, in Madrid, Spain

A woman holds a sign to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington and many other marches in several countries, in Madrid, Spain, January 21, 2017.

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Protesters take part in the Women's March on London, as they walk from the American Embassy to Trafalgar Square, in central London

Protesters take part in the Women's March on London, as they walk from the American Embassy to Trafalgar Square, in central London, Britain January 21, 2017. The march formed part of a worldwide day of action following the election of Donald Trump to US president.

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Protesters take part in the Women's March on London, as they walk from the American Embassy to Trafalgar Square, in central London

Protesters take part in the Women's March on London, as they walk from the American Embassy to Trafalgar Square, in central London, Britain January 21, 2017. The march formed part of a worldwide day of action following the election of Donald Trump to US president.

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A woman holds a sign as she takes part in the #IWillGoOut rally, to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington, along a street in Ahmedabad

A woman holds a sign as she takes part in the #IWillGoOut rally, to show solidarity with the Women's March in Washington, along a street in Ahmedabad, India, January 21, 2017.

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Protesters take part in the Women's March on Dublin, Ireland, January 21, 2017

Protesters take part in the Women's March on Dublin, Ireland, January 21, 2017. The march formed part of a worldwide day of action following the election of Donald Trump to US president. 

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Protesters take part in the Women's March on Dublin, Ireland, January 21, 2017.

Protesters take part in the Women's March on Dublin, Ireland, January 21, 2017. The march formed part of a worldwide day of action following the election of Donald Trump to US president.

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Protesters take part in the Women's March in Paris, France, January 21, 2017.

Protesters take part in the Women's March in Paris, France, January 21, 2017. The march formed part of a worldwide day of action following the inauguration of Donald Trump .

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Protesters take part in the Women's March in Paris, France, January 21, 2017

Protesters take part in the Women's March in Paris, France, January 21, 2017. The march formed part of a worldwide day of action following the inauguration of Donald Trump.

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Women in Ajijic, Mexico, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017

Women in Ajijic, Mexico, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Ajijic, Mexico, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Ajijic, Mexico, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Brasilia, Brazil, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Brasilia, Brazil, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Brasilia, Brazil, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Brasilia, Brazil, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Mexico City join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Mexico City join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Mexico City join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Mexico City join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Nairobi, Kenya, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Nairobi, Kenya, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Santiago, Chile, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Santiago, Chile, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Tel Aviv, Israel, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Tel Aviv, Israel, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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Women in Tel Aviv, Israel, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

Women in Tel Aviv, Israel, join the Women's March in solidarity with the March on Washington, January 21, 2017.

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