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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Aug. 1)

01 Aug 2020, 15:59 GMT+10

BEIJING, Aug. 1, 2020 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Aerial photo taken on July 30, 2020 shows actors performing during the real-scene show of Miao ethnic group in Leishan County of southwest China's Guizhou Province. (Xinhua/Tao Liang)

Photo taken on July 31, 2020 shows floodwater discharged from the Three Gorges Dam in central China's Hubei Province. The third flood of China's Yangtze River this year smoothly passed the Three Gorges Dam on Wednesday as the water-inflow rate into the reservoir decreased to 34,000 cubic meters per second. (Xinhua/Du Huaju)

A worker disinfects a public school in Brasilia, Brazil, July 30, 2020. Brazil on Thursday reported a daily increase of 1,129 in COVID-19 deaths, taking the national death toll to 91,263. Health authorities also detected 57,837 new cases in the past 24 hours, taking the total caseload to 2,610,102. (Photo by Lucio Tavora/Xinhua)

Anthony Fauci, director of the U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, prepares to testify at a House subcommittee hearing in Washington, D.C. July 31, 2020. Anthony Fauci on Friday expressed cautious optimism that the U.S. would have a safe and effective COVID-19 vaccine this late fall or early winter. (Kevin Dietsch/Pool via Xinhua)

People perform Eid al-Adha prayers as they maintain social distancing amid the COVID-19 pandemic in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia, July 31, 2020. (Photo by Surya Betha/Xinhua)

Muslim worshippers pray as they mark Eid al-Adha on the compound known to Muslims as Noble Sanctuary and to Jews as Temple Mount in Jerusalem's Old City, on July 31, 2020. (Photo by Muammar Awad/Xinhua)

A pigeon drinks water from a public fountain in Sarajevo, Bosnia and Herzegovina (BiH), July 30, 2020. According to a report of the BiH Federal Hydrometeorological Institute, on Thursday, 33 degrees Celsius were measured in Sarajevo. (Photo by Nedim Grabovica/Xinhua)

People exercise outdoors on the Vistula boulevard in Warsaw, Poland, July 30, 2020. The Polish Health Ministry announced on Thursday that 615 COVID-19 cases were confirmed, which is a new daily record in the country since the start of the pandemic. (Photo by Jaap Arriens/Xinhua)

Aerial photo taken on July 31, 2020 shows the scenery in Xijiang Qianhu Miao Village in Leishan County, southwest China's Guizhou Province. (Xinhua/Tao Liang)

Robotic cheerleaders perform during a break of the round of 12 match between Zhejiang Lions and Fujian Sturgeons at the 2019-2020 Chinese Basketball Association (CBA) league playoffs in Qingdao, east China's Shandong Province, July 31, 2020. (Xinhua/Li Ziheng)

Eran Zahavi of Guangzhou R&F FC reacts during the second round match between Guangzhou Evergrande Taobao FC and Guangzhou R&F FC at the postponed 2020 season Chinese Football Association Super League (CSL) Dalian Division in Dalian, northeast China's Liaoning Province, July 30, 2020. (Xinhua/Pan Yulong)■

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