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Xinhua Photos of the Day (May 24)

Xinhua
24 May 2020, 13:05 GMT+10

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

Cardboards with supporters' photos are seen on the tribune at Groupama Arena in Budapest, Hungary, May 22, 2020. Some 5,000 cardboard puppets were installed prior to the first football game which has to be held without spectators on location in the stadium after the easing of restrictions in Hungary. (Photo by Attila Volgyi/Xinhua)

A staff member reminds visitors to keep social distancing at the Colonna Palace in Rome, Italy, May 23, 2020. Colonna Palace, one of the oldest and largest private palaces of Rome, reopened recently with strict measures taken to curb the spread of COVID-19.

Italian leading museums and cultural sites are laying down plans for post-lockdown phase these days, according to strict safety protocols to avoid coronavirus contagion. Italy continued to see a downward trend in the novel coronavirus infections on Friday, almost three weeks after the exit of a national lockdown. (Xinhua/Cheng Tingting)

People grieve at a memorial of the Manchester Arena attack in Manchester, Britain, May 22, 2020.

Manchester on Friday marked the third anniversary of the terrorist attack which killed 22 people and injured hundreds. The attack happened when Salman Abedi detonated a bomb at the end of a concert by U.S. pop singer Ariana Grande on May 22, 2017. (Photo by Jon Super/Xinhua)

People visit the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in Washington D.C., the United States, May 22, 2020. As of Friday night, the United States has reported over 1.6 million cases of COVID-19, according to Johns Hopkins University. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

A sign which reminds customers of practicing social distancing is seen outside a hair salon in St Julian's, Malta, May 22, 2020. Malta on Friday eased anti-COVID-19 restrictions by allowing restaurants, hairdressers, beauticians and other service outlets to resume business. (Photo by Jonathan Borg/Xinhua)

The cloud and the skyline of the city is seen at dusk in Brussels, Belgium, May 22, 2020. (Xinhua/Zheng Huansong)

Aerial photo taken on May 23, 2020 shows the Gongshui River Bridge enclosed by clouds and mists in Xuan'en County, central China's Hubei Province. (Photo by Wen Lin/Xinhua)

Staff conduct unloading works at the long rail base of the Hefei-Anqing high-speed railway in Hefei, east China's Anhui Province, May 23, 2020.

The last batch of long rails for the construction of the Hefei-Anqing high-speed railway arrived at its long rail base in Hefei on Saturday. The railway is built to link Hefei and Anqing cities in Anhui. (Xinhua/Liu Junxi)

Students weed and plow the soil in a field during a labour education module of Yanzhou Middle School in Jiande, east China's Zhejiang Province, May 23, 2020.

The school introduced compulsory labour education modules to help students master practical labour skills and cultivate good working habits. (Xinhua/Xu Yu)

Photo taken on May 23, 2020 shows the scenery of the urban district after rainfall in Beijing, capital of China. Beijing witnessed a rain shower on Saturday afternoon. (Xinhua/Meng Dingbo)■

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