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Xinhua Photos of the Day (June 4)

Xinhua
04 Jun 2020, 17:27 GMT+10

Beijing, June 4 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner (C) speaks during a peaceful march in protest of the death of George Floyd, who died while being detained by police in Minnesota, in downtown Houston, the United States, June 2, 2020. Organized by family members of Floyd, the protesters marched peacefully from a park downtown to Houston City Hall. (Photo by Chengyue Lao/Xinhua)

People prepare to ride their bicycles along a newly-installed bike lane on the annual World Bicycle Day in Manila, the Philippines, June 3, 2020. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

Photo taken on June 2, 2020 shows a hill of plastic garbage at Terjun landfill in Medan, Indonesia. (Photo by Jefri Tarigan/Xinhua)

A BYD SkyShuttle train is seen during a trial operation in Bishan District of southwest China's Chongqing, June 3, 2020. Chongqing's first SkyShuttle rail transit project has been unveiled recently, featuring electric-powered, rubber-wheeled trains running on a 15.4-km rail line with 15 stations. The project will provide passengers with quiet and safe travel services upon its public operation scheduled in September 2020. (Xinhua/Liu Chan)

Aerial photo shows Qin Chunlan, Qin Qiulan and Qin Xingwang taking their father's tricycle to Mawuzhai boarding school in Gujiao Township of Lingchuan County, north China's Shanxi Province, on June 2, 2020. June 2 was the day when Qin Chunlan, Qin Qiulan and Qin Xingwang returned to the primary school of Mawuzhai boarding school more than 10 kilometers away. The family of the three kids is the only household in Nanbei Village of Lingchuan County, and the primary school is the only school within a radius of dozens of kilometers. There are seven students in school. The three siblings share the same classroom. Nanbei Village is located in a mountainous region, and there is no Internet signal. In order to help the three siblings with study during the COVID-19 epidemic, principal Zhao Jincheng and other teachers went to Qin's home several times. Since bus could not reach the village, the teachers had to walk four kilometers of mountainous road. Now, the school reopens. (Xinhua/Yang Chenguang)

Aerial photo taken on June 2, 2020 shows Xianrendong Village within the Puzhehei scenic area in Qiubei County, Wenshan Zhuang and Miao Autonomous Prefecture, southwest China's Yunnan Province. Residents of Xianrendong Village have shaken off poverty by developing rural tourism which takes advantage of natural resources within the Puzhehei scenic area. In 2019, the village's annual per capita net income reached 40,000 yuan (5,625 U.S. dollars). (Xinhua/Yang Zongyou)

Aerial photo shows farmers working in terraced fields in Sishui Village of Longsheng County, south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, June 2, 2020. (Photo by Huang Yongdan/Xinhua)

Palestinians are silhouetted against sunset at the seaside in Gaza City, on June 3, 2020. (Photo by Rizek Abdeljawad/Xinhua)

Aerial photo taken on June 3, 2020 shows students playing volleyball on a playground in a primary school in Xiangtan, central China's Hunan Province. (Xinhua/Chen Zeguo)

A student wears wing-shaped signs reminding people to keep a one-meter distance at a primary school in east China's Shanghai, June 2, 2020. (Xinhua/Zhang Jiansong)■


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