Tue, 29 Sep 2020

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 14)

14 Sep 2020, 16:59 GMT+10

BEIJING, Sept. 14 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24 hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

A girl gets a red dot painted on her forehead, a tradition called "opening the wisdom eye", during the First Writing Ceremony, a traditional activity held for children before they are admitted to school, at a museum in Xi'an, northwest China's Shaanxi Province, Sept. 13, 2020. (Xinhua/Liu Xiao)

A resident walks along the harbour in heavy smog in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Sept. 13, 2020. As smoke from U.S. wildfires continues to blow north towards Canada, Vancouver on Sunday was among the top five major cities in the world for bad air quality according to Air Quality Index (AQI). (Photo by Liang Sen/Xinhua)

Gun Luquan teaches a student how to write a Chinese character at Miaoben Primary School in Zhongcheng Township, Rongjiang County, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Sept. 8, 2020. Gun Luquan and his wife Pan Mingzhen are a teacher couple who dedicated themselves to rural students at Miaoben Primary School for more than 20 years in mountainous Rongjiang County. As the school's only two remaining teaching staff members, Gun and Pan have never given up their original pursuit and tried their best to provide students with decent school experience. (Xinhua/Yang Wenbin)

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu gives a briefing on COVID-19 pandemic in Israel at his office in Jerusalem, on Sept. 13, 2020. Israel will reimpose a nationwide lockdown for three weeks, beginning on Friday, to slow a rapid resurgence of coronavirus infections, the government decided on Sunday. (Yoav Dudkevitch/JINI via Xinhua)

Students wearing face masks are seen in Damascus, capital of Syria, on Sept. 13, 2020. More than 3 million Syrian students returned to school on Sunday as the new academic year in the government-controlled areas began amid precautions against the COVID-19, state news agency SANA reported. (Xinhua)

A Palestinian artist paints a mural in the southern Gaza Strip city of Rafah, on Sept. 13, 2020. Palestinian artists painted murals in different places in the Gaza Strip as part of a campaign to raise awareness of COVID-19 prevention. (Photo by Khaled Omar/Xinhua)

A woman views a painting at a 3D painting exhibition in Warsaw, Poland on Sept. 12, 2020. The exhibition displays over 60 replica paintings, which have been modified and can be viewed in 3D. (Photo by Jaap Arriens/Xinhua)

Residents do morning workouts at the Bund in east China's Shanghai, Sept. 13, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhang Jiansong)

People watch a smart robot explaining COVID-19 prevention measures at a shopping mall in Frankfurt, Germany, Sept. 12, 2020. (Xinhua/Lu Yang)

Music teacher Yang Hao (1st R) holds a weekly field training session for members of Yantian Primary School's melodica band in Gaocun Township, Wanzai County, east China's Jiangxi Province, Sept. 3, 2020. (Xinhua/Peng Zhaozhi)

People dine under a canopy at a restaurant which is designed to keep different groups of diners separated and safe following the government's COVID-19 guidelines in London, Britain, Sept. 12, 2020. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

Aerial photo taken on Sept. 12, 2020 shows the Yellow River Three Gorges scenic area, located upstream of the Xiaolangdi Dam, in Jiyuan, central China's Henan Province. (Xinhua/Hao Yuan)

A man and his child take part in the parade of electric vehicles in Vienna, Austria, Sept. 13, 2020. Hundreds of electric vehicles took part in the "Rock the Ring" E-Mobility parade in Vienna on Sunday to promote emission-free, climate-friendly mobility. (Xinhua/Guo Chen)■

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