Tue, 27 Oct 2020

Xinhua Photos of the Day (Oct. 5)

05 Oct 2020, 18:30 GMT+10

BEIJING, Oct. 5 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Aerial photo taken on Sept. 28, 2020 shows the scenery of a wetland at Lhato Township of Konjo County in Qamdo City, southwest China's Tibet Autonomous Region. (Xinhua/Zhan Yan)

Children visit Guangdong Science Center in Guangzhou, south China's Guangdong Province, Oct. 4, 2020. (Xinhua/Deng Hua)

Visitors are seen at the sightseeing spot Asakusa, in Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 4, 2020.

Oct. 4 is the first Sunday after the Japanese government included Tokyo in its domestic travel subsidy program called "Go To Travel" campaign from Oct. 1, after initially deciding the capital was ineligible in July due to a resurgence of COVID-19 cases. (Xinhua/Du Xiaoyi)

Sofia Kenin of the United States hits a return during the women's singles third round match between Sofia Kenin of the United States and Irina Bara of Romania in the French Open tennis tournament 2020 at Roland Garros in Paris, France, Oct. 3, 2020. (Photo by Aurelien Morissard/Xinhua)

Iranian football fans celebrate after the semifinal match of AFC Champions League between Persepolis FC of Iran and AL Nassr of Saudi Arabia in Tehran, Iran, on Oct. 3, 2020. Iran's Persepolis booked a place in the 2020 AFC Champions League final after beating Al Nassr of Saudi Arabia in a penalty shootout on Saturday. (Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua)

A pet dog is seen inside a car during a drive-thru pet blessing in Manila, the Philippines on Oct. 4, 2020.

The drive-thru pet blessing is held amid the COVID-19 pandemic to celebrate the annual World Animal Day which is observed every Oct. 4. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Eliud Kipchoge (C, Front) of Kenya competes in the Elite Men's Race at the London Marathon 2020 in central London, Britain, on Oct. 4, 2020. (Photo by Thomas Lovelock/London Marathon Events/Handout via Xinhua)

Balloons are released during a ceremony to mark the Aug. 4 port explosions in Beirut, Lebanon, on Oct. 4, 2020. Two explosions rocked Beirut's port on Aug. 4, destroying part of the city while killing around 190 people and wounding at least 6,000 others. (Xinhua/Bilal Jawich)

Empty chairs sit on the Ellipse near the White House in Washington, D.C., the United States, on Oct. 4, 2020. Twenty thousand empty chairs were set up near the White House on Sunday to mourn the more than 200,000 lives lost in United States from COVID-19. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

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