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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Jan. 14)

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14 Jan 2021, 14:44 GMT+10

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

© Provided by Xinhua | A man holding an "impeach" banner walks near the U.S. Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., the United States, Jan. 13, 2021. A majority of lawmakers in the U.S. House on Wednesday voted for impeaching President Donald Trump over "incitement of insurrection," making him the first president to be impeached twice. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

© Provided by Xinhua | U.S. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (C) wearing a protective mask walks through the hallways in Capitol Building in Washington, D.C., the United States, Jan. 13, 2021. A majority of lawmakers in the U.S. House on Wednesday voted for impeaching President Donald Trump over "incitement of insurrection," making him the first president to be impeached twice. (Photo by Ting Shen/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Estonian Prime Minister Juri Ratas (L) submits resignation to Estonian President Kersti Kaljulaid in Tallinn, Estonia, Jan. 13, 2021. (Mattias Tammet/Office of the President of Estonia/Handout via Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Palestinian protesters contend with Israeli soldiers during a protest against Israeli settlements in Aqraba village, east of the West Bank city of Nablus, Jan. 13, 2021. (Photo by Nidal Eshtayeh/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | People protest against the sharp deterioration of their national currency in Aden, Yemen, Jan. 13, 2021. (Photo by Murad Abdo/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Jan. 13, 2021 shows the construction site of a centralized medical observation center in Shijiazhuang, capital of north China's Hebei Province, where clustered COVID-19 cases occurred. The isolation center will likely cover 33 hectares of area near a village in Zhengding County, Shijiazhuang.

© Provided by Xinhua | Three integrated housing producers in Tangshan City, Hebei, have been entrusted to produce 3,000 makeshift wards for the center. Each ward has a space of 18 square meters. (Xinhua/Yang Shiyao)

© Provided by Xinhua | Photo taken on Jan. 12, 2021 shows the inner view of a maglev train prototype in Chengdu, southwest China's Sichuan Province. A prototype locomotive using high-temperature superconducting (HTS) maglev technology was rolled out on Wednesday in southwest China's city of Chengdu.

© Provided by Xinhua | The domestically developed maglev train boasts a designed speed of 620 kph, according to Southwest Jiaotong University, one of the train's designers.

© Provided by Xinhua | A 165-meter line to test the new train was launched on the same day. (Xinhua/Liu Kun)

© Provided by Xinhua | Staff members of local power supply bureau patrol in Liupanshui, southwest China's Guizhou Province, Jan. 12, 2021. (Xinhua/Tao Liang)

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