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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Nov. 18)

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18 Nov 2020, 16:59 GMT+10

BEIJING, Nov. 18 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Photo taken on Nov. 17, 2020 shows the Long March-5 Y5 rocket at the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site in south China's Hainan Province. The fifth Long March-5 rocket, to be used to launch China's Chang'e-5 lunar probe, was vertically transported to the launching area at the Wenchang Spacecraft Launch Site on Tuesday. The carrier rocket is planned to be launched in late November, according to the China National Space Administration. (Xinhua/Guo Cheng)

International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach wearing a face mask speaks to the media during his visit to the new National Stadium, the main venue for Tokyo Olympics and Paralympics, in Tokyo, Japan, on Nov. 17, 2020. (Behrouz Mehri/Pool via Xinhua)

A man walks past the closed Shakespeare and Company Bookstore in Paris, France, Nov. 16, 2020 France on Monday reported 506 more deaths caused by the novel coronavirus, up from Sunday's 302, data released by the health authorities showed. (Xinhua/Gao Jing)

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 17, 2020 shows a tourist boat sailing on the water as reed flowers bloom in the Xixi National Wetland Park in Hangzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province. (Xinhua/Huang Zongzhi)

A man rides a bicycle through floodwater triggered by high tides at Sunda Kelapa port in North Jakarta, Indonesia, Nov. 17, 2020. (Photo by Dasril Roszandi/Xinhua)

A staff member introduces knitwear via livestream broadcast in the knitwear market in Puyuan Town of Tongxiang City, east China's Zhejiang Province, Nov. 17, 2020. Puyuan, the biggest knitwear center in China, gains its reputation as its knitwear trade volume accounts for over 60 percent of the country's total. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Photo taken on Nov. 17, 2020 shows bales of oat hay on the Shandan Horse Ranch at the foot of Qilian Mountains in Zhangye City, northwest China's Gansu Province. (Photo by Wang Chao/Xinhua)

A handicraftsman makes traditional oil-paper umbrellas in Yingyang Village of Gudong Town in Tengchong, southwest China's Yunnan Province, Nov. 17, 2020. (Photo by Liang Zhiqiang/Xinhua)

Daniil Medvedev of Russia serves during the singles group match against Alexander Zverev of Germany at the ATP World Tour Finals 2020 in London, Britain, on Nov. 16, 2020. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

Aerial photo taken on Nov. 17, 2020 shows a cross-border highway regular lorry for Kazakhstan leaving the Nanpeng Highway Bonded Logistics Center in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality. The logistics center sent its first cross-border highway regular lorry for Kazakhstan on Tuesday. (Xinhua/Huang Wei)

A nurse massages a preterm baby in an intensive care unit (ICU) for newborn babies at the Children's Hospital of Zhejiang University School of Medicine in Hangzhou, east China's Zhejiang Province, Nov. 16, 2020. Medical workers here have prepared hand-woven hats and blankets as special gifts to their young patients, most of whom are preterm babies, ahead of World Prematurity Day, which is observed annually on Nov. 17. (Xinhua/Huang Zongzhi)

Wang Zihan of Sichuan performs during the Chinese National Rhythmic Gymnastics Championships in southwest China's Chongqing Municipality, Nov. 16, 2020. (Xinhua/Chen Jianli)

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