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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 24)

24 Sep 2020, 18:30 GMT+10

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

Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Disease, gestures during a hearing of U.S. Senate Committee on Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions in Washington, D.C., the United States, on Sept. 23, 2020. Anthony Fauci attended the hearing on Wednesday and warned of the long-term effects that disease might have on those infected. (Graeme Jennings/Pool via Xinhua)

The casket of U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg arrives at the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., the United States, on Sept. 23, 2020. Ruth Bader Ginsburg laid in repose at the country's highest court here on Wednesday. (Photo by Ting Shen/Xinhua)

People walk through a waterlogged street after heavy rain in Mumbai, India, Sept. 23, 2020. (Str/Xinhua)

Cai Weimin (R), a former member of the medical team supporting Wuhan from Beijing Hospital of Traditional Chinese Medicine, holds the hand of Hu Juanjuan, head nurse of the west campus of the Union Hospital in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Sept. 23, 2020. A dozen of medical workers from Beijing, who had been in Wuhan to support the fight against the COVID-19 epidemic, revisited Wuhan and reunited with their colleagues there after nearly six months. (Xinhua/Li He)

Rescuers save a stranded whale off the west coast of Australia's Tasmania on Sept. 22, 2020. Rescuers are racing against time to save lives as 270 pilot whales were stranded off the west coast of Australia's Tasmania and about one-third of them have died. (Tasmania Police/Handout via Xinhua)

Photo taken on Sept. 22, 2020 shows a COVID-19 sniffer dog at a press conference held at Helsinki Vantaa International Airport in Finland. Four specially trained dogs demonstrated their ability to sniff COVID-19 in people even before showing symptoms during a press conference held at Helsinki Vantaa International Airport on Tuesday. The pilot project is scheduled to commence later this week. (Photo by Matti Matikainen/Xinhua)

Some facilities along the Songhua River are submerged in Harbin, northeast China's Heilongjiang Province, Sept. 23, 2020. The water level of the Songhua River in northeast China's Heilongjiang Province exceeded warning levels on Wednesday, causing local authorities to embargo navigation on the waterway. (Xinhua/Zhang Tao)

Students preview before class at the S.K.H. St. James' Primary School in Wanchai district in Hong Kong, south China, Sept. 23, 2020. With the COVID-19 epidemic largely under control, schools in Hong Kong resumed in-person learning on Wednesday after months of suspension. (Xinhua/Wang Shen)

A miniature statue is on display during an exhibition showcasing the evolution of Russian military uniforms in Moscow, Russia, on Sept. 22, 2020. (Photo by Alexander Zemlianichenko Jr/Xinhua)

Photo taken on Sept. 23, 2020 shows goldfish exhibited at a museum of Sanfangqixiang (Three Lanes and Seven Alleys), a scenic spot in Fuzhou, southeast China's Fujian Province. A goldfish museum featuring various goldfish was open to the public on Wednesday. Over 3,000 goldfish of about 100 species were exhibited. (Xinhua/Wei Peiquan)

A resident wanders in an alley of the ancient city of Kashgar, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region, Sept. 22, 2020. Since Xinjiang resumed trans-provincial tours in September, the tourism industry of the ancient city of Kashgar has quickly recovered. (Xinhua/Zhao Ge)

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