BEIJING, Sept. 13 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.
The UN General Assembly votes on draft resolution A/74/L.92 under agenda item 14 entitled "Comprehensive and coordinated response to the COVID-19 pandemic" at the UN headquarters in New York, Sept. 11, 2020.
The General Assembly on Friday adopted an "omnibus" resolution to encourage international cooperation in response to COVID-19.
The resolution, which was adopted 169-2 with two abstentions, identifies international cooperation, multilateralism and solidarity as the only way for the world to effectively respond to global crises such as COVID-19. (Eskinder Debebe/UN/Handout via Xinhua)
Chairman of the High Council for National Reconciliation Abdullah Abdullah (L, front) talks with the press before embarking the plane for Doha at Kabul International Airport in Kabul, capital of Afghanistan, Sept. 11, 2020.
The Afghan government negotiation team traveling to Qatar's capital Doha on Friday to hold direct talks with the Taliban outfit has raised the ray of hope among Afghans towards peace in their country. (Afghanistan Peace Council for National Reconciliation/Handout via Xinhua)
Japan's Liberal Democratic Party's (LDP) leadership election candidate Yoshihide Suga attends a debate ahead of the LDP leadership election in Tokyo, Japan, Sept. 12, 2020. (Charly Triballeau/Pool via Xinhua)
An actress from the People's Art Theatre of Wuhan checks stage props before a drama telling the story of medical staff during the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic in Wuhan, capital of central China's Hubei Province, Sept. 11, 2020. (Xinhua/Xiao Yijiu)
A mannequin with a face covering is seen at an old market in Tripoli, Lebanon, Sept. 12, 2020. Lebanon registered on Saturday 686 new COVID-19 infections, making the total number of cases 23,669, while the death toll increased by 10 to 239, the country's Health Ministry reported. (Xinhua/Bilal Jawich)
Smoke rises after a fire erupted at the Al-Sabah health zone in Kuwait City, Kuwait, Sept. 12, 2020. A huge fire erupted Saturday afternoon at the Al-Sabah health zone in Kuwait City and the fire has been brought under control, the Kuwait Fire Service Directorate (KFSD) said. (Photo by Ghazy Qaffaf/Xinhua)
A contestant runs during a trail running race in Nyingchi, a prefecture-level city in southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region on Sept. 12, 2020. (Xinhua/Sun Fei)
Tourists watch a float parade at Chimelong Paradise in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, Sept. 12, 2020. (Xinhua)
Wan Houliang (L) of Beijing Renhe FC vies with Tang Miao (C) of Chengdu Better City FC during the 1st round match between Chengdu Better City FC and Beijing Renhe FC at the 2020 season Chinese Football Association China League Chengdu Division in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Sept. 12, 2020. (Xinhua/Shen Bohan)
Aerial photo taken on Sept. 9, 2020 shows the Danxia landform in Xunhua Sala Autonomous County in northwest China's Qinghai Province. (Xinhua/Wu Gang)
Photo taken on Sept. 11, 2020 shows the Brandenburg Gate illuminated during the 2020 Festival of Lights in Berlin, capital of Germany. Berlin on Friday turned into a city of light art with the opening of the 2020 Festival of Lights which will last until Sept. 20. (Xinhua/Shan Yuqi)
People visit a night market at a shopping mall in Daxing District of Beijing, capital of China, Sept. 12, 2020. (Xinhua/Li Xin)
People visit the Tianjin Binhai New Area Library in Tianjin, north China, Sept. 12, 2020. The library, a new cultural landmark of Tianjin, reopened on Saturday. (Photo by Zhao Zishuo/Xinhua)