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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 10)

10 Sep 2020, 17:30 GMT+10

BEIJING, Sept. 10 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Photo taken on Sept. 9, 2020 shows a view of the China National Convention Center, the main venue of the 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS), in Beijing, capital of China. The six-day CIFTIS concluded in Beijing on Wednesday. As the first major international economic and trade event held by China since the outbreak of COVID-19, this year's CIFTIS has attracted 22,000 enterprises and institutions from 148 countries and regions, including 199 Fortune 500 companies. (Xinhua/Zhang Chenlin)

Photo taken on Sept. 9, 2020 shows an exhibition area of the 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) in Beijing, capital of China. (Xinhua/Pan Siwei)

Actresses show handicrafts in the comprehensive exhibition area of the 2020 China International Fair for Trade in Services (CIFTIS) in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 5, 2020. (Xinhua/Lu Peng)

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson walks back to 10 Downing Street in London, Britain, Sept. 8, 2020. Crucial talks aimed at finding a post-Brexit trade deal between Britain and the European Union (EU) opened Tuesday in London. Boris Johnson said Monday that he wants a post-Brexit trade deal agreed with EU by an Oct. 15 deadline, warning that a failure of that could mean London ending its EU membership with no deal. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

Smoke rises from the shelters during a large fire at refugee and migrants camp Moria, on the northeastern Aegean Sea island of Lesvos, Greece, Sept. 9, 2020. A large fire broke out at Greece's largest refugee and migrants camp Moria in the early hours of Wednesday, Greek national news agency AMNA reported. No injuries have been reported so far. The overflowing camp hosted some 12,700 people with a capacity of 2,757, according to the latest official data provided by the Greek government. (Photo by Panagiotis Balaskas/Xinhua)

Mushrooms are on display during the "Mushroom 2020" exhibition at Latvian Museum of Natural History in Riga, Latvia, Sept. 9, 2020. (Photo by Edijs Palens/Xinhua)

People walk past University of Manchester in Manchester, Britain, Sept. 8, 2020. According to BBC news, students at universities across Greater Manchester are being warned that they will face sanctions if they break rules to limit the spread of coronavirus. (Photo by Jon Super/Xinhua)

Photo taken on Sept. 9, 2020 shows Vietnamese delegates attending the 53rd ASEAN Foreign Ministers' Meeting in Hanoi, Vietnam. The 53rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Foreign Ministers' Meeting and related meetings opened on Wednesday via video link. (VNA/Handout via Xinhua)

Photo taken on Sept. 9, 2020 shows the site of a bomb attack in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan. At least 10 people were killed and 15 others wounded in a bomb attack that struck the convoy of Afghan First Vice-President Amrullah Saleh in Kabul during Wednesday's morning rush hour, an Interior Ministry spokesman confirmed. (Photo by Rahmatullah Alizadah/Xinhua)

United Nations Secretary-General Antonio Guterres speaks during a joint press conference at the UN headquarters in New York, Sept. 9, 2020. Guterres on Wednesday urged countries to use recovery from COVID-19 to tackle climate change at a joint press conference with the chief of the World Meteorological Organization for the launch of "United in Science 2020," a multi-agency report of the latest climate science. (Xinhua/Xie E)

A staff member of a waffle shop waits for customers in Brussels, Belgium, Sept. 7, 2020. The EU's statistical office estimated that in the whole of the European Union (EU), gross domestic product (GDP) decreased by 11.4 percent and the employment rate dropped by 2.7 percent in the second quarter when strict COVID-19 containment measures were still in place in many EU countries. (Xinhua/Zhang Cheng)

Fireboats extinguish the fire of the MT New Diamond oil tanker in the seas off Sri Lanka's eastern coast, Sept. 8, 2020. The Sri Lanka Navy on Wednesday said a fire that had reignited onboard the MT New Diamond oil tanker on Monday has been brought under control and the distressed ship was being towed further away towards safe waters by a tug boat. (Sri Lanka Air Force Media/Handout via Xinhua)

Students attend the opening ceremony for the undergraduate class of 2020 in a stadium at Tsinghua University in Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 9, 2020. China's Tsinghua University held the online and offline opening ceremony for undergraduate students class of 2020 on Wednesday. (Xinhua/Ju Huanzong)

Lin Xiaolian gives an English lesson to sixth graders at Beili Primary School on Beili Island in Xuwen County, south China's Guangdong Province, Sept. 1, 2020. Six years ago, Lin came to Beili Island as a volunteer teacher after graduation and then she chose to stay here to be a teacher. The remote and poverty-stricken island village of Beili hardly sees outsiders. There are no restaurants, hotels nor cars on the island covering only 7 square kilometers. Beili Primary School has over 300 students but is staffed by only 5 teachers. Lin is responsible for teaching English for multiple grades and has at least 24 classes a week due to the lack of teachers. (Xinhua/Deng Hua)

Photo taken on Sept. 5, 2020 shows clouds swirl around Mount Qomolangma. (Xinhua/Lyu Shuai)

Photo taken on Sept. 2, 2020 shows aerial roots in a tropical rainforest in south China's Hainan Province. (Xinhua/Pu Xiaoxu)■

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