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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Nov. 16)

16 Nov 2020, 17:18 GMT+10

BEIJING, Nov. 16 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

The signing ceremony of the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) agreement is held via video conference in Hanoi, capital of Vietnam, Nov. 15, 2020. The RCEP agreement was signed among its 15 participating countries on Sunday, launching the world's biggest free trade bloc. (VNA via Xinhua)

A customer wearing a face mask visits a store in New York, the United States, Nov. 14, 2020.

The United States has reported more than 10.8 million COVID-19 cases in total with the death toll from the disease exceeding 245,000 as of Saturday afternoon, showed a tally by Johns Hopkins University. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)

A man performs on an ATV during a mass sports event "Let's go 2020. All terrain vehicle" in Moscow, Russia, Nov. 15, 2020. The event is attended by manufacturers and fans of different kinds of all-terrain vehicles: SUVs, motorhomes, ATVs, snowmobiles, and motorcycles. (Photo by Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr/Xinhua)

Police stand guard at a cordoned off seaside street as the country kicked off a two-week lockdown to limit the spread of coronavirus in Beirut, Lebanon, Nov. 14, 2020.

Restaurants, bars, cafes, gyms and malls closed their doors on Saturday as Lebanon entered its first day of a two-week lockdown to restrict the spread of COVID-19. (Xinhua/Bilal Jawich)

A child plays with firecrackers to celebrate Diwali, the Hindu Festival of Lights, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on Nov. 14, 2020. (Photo by Salim/Xinhua)

Residents walk past the Cambridge Elementary School closed due to COVID-19 outbreak in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, on Nov. 15, 2020. New COVID-19 cases continue to increase in Canada and some provinces in the country have broken COVID-19 records. Canada reported a total of 295,074 cases and 10,947 deaths as of Sunday afternoon, according to CTV. (Photo by Liang Sen/Xinhua)

A worker checks tea seed oil at a workshop in Zhongbu Village in Huaihua City, central China's Hunan Province, Nov. 15, 2020. (Photo by Su Yongzhu/Xinhua)

Tourists view autumn scenery at Qishu Lake in Huangshan City, east China's Anhui Province, Nov. 14, 2020. (Photo by Shui Congze/Xinhua)

Fan Zhendong of China celebrates scoring during the men's singles final match between Fan Zhendong of China and his compatriot Ma Long at 2020 ITTF Men's World Cup in Weihai, east China's Shandong Province, Nov. 15, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhu Zheng)

A child watches a livestreamer selling local products in Beichuan County, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Nov. 14, 2020. A live streaming event featuring poverty alleviation products was inaugurated here Saturday and lasts until Nov. 16. About 17,000 orders worth two million yuan (302,800 U.S. dollars) were reached during the two-hour livestream on Saturday. (Xinhua/Jiang Hongjing)

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 14, 2020 shows tourists climbing a hill at an outdoor sports park in Cili County, Zhangjiajie City of central China's Hunan Province. (Photo by Wu Yongbing/Xinhua)

Photo taken on Nov. 14, 2020 shows a view of Dagu Lake at the Dagu glacier scenic spot in Heishui County of Aba Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Sichuan Province. (Xinhua/Xu Bingjie)■

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