US Independence Day 2022: Fireworks and festivities mark Fourth of July celebrations

Updated: Jul 05, 2022, 04:02 AM(IST)

United States celebrated Fourth of July with fireworks and fervor amid major differences in opinions among the people with regards to various policies and Supreme Court rulings.

Independence Day

A re-enactor watches made-for-daytime fireworks over the Potomac River during Independence Day celebrations at George Washington’s residence in Mount Vernon, Virginia

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Reenactments of July 4

Re-enactors perform during Independence Day celebrations at George Washington’s residence in Mount Vernon, Virginia

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Year of the drones

Although fireworks are a constant favourite for people during the July 4 celebrations, drones are quickly becoming quite popular with people enjoying the formations

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More festivities planned

While the country looks to unite during this time of constant upheaval, a number of events have been planned around the United States to celebrate the Independence Day

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People celebrating

A crowd waits for made-for-daytime fireworks during Independence Day celebrations at George Washington’s residence

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