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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Dec. 8)

08 Dec 2020, 16:51 GMT+10

BEIJING, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Wai Wah, a watch repairer, works at Yoke Chong watch repair shop in Klang of Selangor state, Malaysia, Dec. 5, 2020. Wai Wah, 84, has been fixing watches and clocks ever since mid 1950s. He is now the only watch repairer who is still working at the age of over 80s, in one out of the four watch shops in old Klang. (Photo by Chong Voon Chung/Xinhua)

Visitors on board gondolas (traditional flat-bottomed Venetian rowing boats) watch a movie at the "floating cinema" in Manila, the Philippines, Dec. 6, 2020. A floating cinema was launched in a local mall as indoor cinemas all over the country are still closed due to the COVID-19 pandemic. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Oscar (R) of Shanghai SIPG FC vies with Andres Iniesta of Vissel Kobe during the round 16 match of the AFC Champions League between Shanghai SIPG FC of China and Vissel Kobe of Japan in Doha, Qatar, Dec. 7, 2020. (Photo by Nikku/Xinhua)

A girl is seen in a car in Tonekabon, Iran, Dec. 6, 2020. (Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua)

Photo taken on Dec. 7, 2020 shows waxwing birds at Renmin Park in Zhangjiakou, north China's Hebei Province. (Photo by Wu Diansen/Xinhua)

A man displays paper wheel toys for sale in Jammu, the winter capital of Indian-controlled Kashmir, Dec. 7, 2020. (Str/Xinhua)

Cira 03 robot performs an echocardiogram on a volunteer at a hospital in Tanta city of Gharbiya province, north of Cairo, Egypt, on Dec. 3, 2020. In an unusual scene, a white human-shaped robot was walking in the corridor of a private hospital's emergency department in Tanta city. Cira 03 was remotely controlled by his inventor Mahmoud el-Komy, an 27-year-old Egyptian mechatronic engineer who has been developing his robot until he recently came up with the current prototype version. (Xinhua/Ahmed Gomaa)

Aerial photo taken on Dec. 7, 2020 shows a view of snow-covered terraced fields in Tianzhu Tibetan Autonomous County of Wuwei City, northwest China's Gansu Province. (Photo by Jiang Aiping/Xinhua)

Police officers wearing face masks walk on a street in Moscow, Russia, Dec. 7, 2020. (Xinhua/Evgeny Sinitsyn)

Workers collect ice from the Songhua River in Harbin, capital of northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Dec. 7, 2020. Ice cubes collected from the frozen Songhua River will be used in decoration of the city. (Xinhua/Wang Song)

An engineer works in a shield tunneling machine at the construction site of Suzhou Subway Line S1 in Suzhou, east China's Jiangsu Province, Dec. 7, 2020. The Suzhou Subway Line S1 with a total length of 41.25 kilometers is expected to be put into trial operation in December 2023. (Xinhua/Li Bo)

Photo taken on Dec. 7, 2020 shows Christmas decorations in Rijeka, Croatia. (Goran Kovacic/Pixsell via Xinhua)

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