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Xinhua Photos of the Day (Jan. 25)

25 Jan 2021, 17:44 GMT+10

BEIJING, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Jan. 24, 2021 shows a view of the snow-covered Cheshi Ancient Trail, a shortcut through the Tianshan Mountains that historically linked trade routes along the Silk Road, in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. (Xinhua/Gao Han)

© Provided by Xinhua | Nubian ibexes are seen on a street in Mitzpe Ramon, southern Israel, on Jan. 23, 2021, as many people stay at home during a full lockdown to fight COVID-19. (Photo by Muammar Awad/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Jan. 21, 2021 shows a railway track snow removing machine in operation in Maytas windy area along the Karamay-Tacheng railway, in northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. Maytas, dubbed "Hell of Wind," is a wild area where the Karamay-Tacheng railway trunk line in Xinjiang runs through. It is also a place where the Tiechanggou repairing team under the China Railway Urumqi Bureau Group Co., Ltd. is on the watch 24 hours a day to ensure safe operation of all trains passing by. (Xinhua/Hu Huhu)

© Provided by Xinhua | A Tibetan fox is pictured after snowfall in Aksay Kazakh Autonomous County, Jiuquan, northwest China's Gansu Province, Jan. 23, 2021. (Photo by Gao Hongshan/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | A trapped miner is lifted from a gold mine in Qixia City, east China's Shandong Province, on Jan. 24, 2021. Eleven miners were rescued on Sunday after being trapped underground for two weeks due to a blast in a gold mine in east China's Shandong Province. Twenty-two miners have been trapped about 600 meters underground since the mine blast on Jan. 10 in Qixia, under the city of Yantai, in Shandong Province. (Xinhua/Chen Hao)

© Provided by Xinhua | A medical worker receives a dose of the COVID-19 vaccine at Abu Khalifa Emergency Hospital in the northeastern province of Ismailia, Egypt, on Jan. 24, 2021. Egypt started on Sunday vaccinating medical staff with Chinese Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccine at the hospital in Ismailia, according to a vaccination program by the Egyptian Health Ministry. (Photo by Adel Eissa/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Staff members spray disinfectant at a residential community to prevent the spread of COVID-19 in Yuhua District, Shijiazhuang, north China's Hebei Province, Jan. 24, 2021. (Xinhua/Zhu Xudong)

© Provided by Xinhua | Nurses administer the second doses of COVID-19 vaccine to drivers and conductors of the Shenzhen Bus Group Co., Ltd. at the health service center of the Xiameilin community in Futian District, Shenzhen, south China's Guangdong Province, Jan. 24, 2021. The Shenzhen Bus Group Co., Ltd. encourages its employees to receive COVID-19 vaccines. By Friday, there are 11,004 employees having received the first shot. The inoculation of the second shot kicked off on Sunday and some 1,400 people are expected to take the shots by the end of the day. (Xinhua/Mao Siqian)

© Provided by Xinhua | People visit the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool in Washington, D.C., the United States, Jan. 23, 2021. The total number of confirmed COVID-19 cases in the United States topped 24,995,000, according to the data released by Johns Hopkins University on Sunday morning. (Xinhua/Liu Jie)

© Provided by Xinhua | Citizens cycle on a street of Vienna, Austria, Jan. 22, 2021. Bicycle traffic in Vienna increased by 12 percent last year, according to the transport department of Vienna. (Photo by Georges Schneider/Xinhua)

© Provided by Xinhua | Aerial photo taken on Jan. 22, 2021 shows patrol officers checking on tracks of wild animals in the forest in Jimsar County, Changji Hui Autonomous Prefecture, northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur Autonomous Region. The forest station of the Jimsar Public Security Bureau has joined hands with the Jimsar forest administration and protection station to step up their patrol and supervisory efforts since the beginning of this winter. This move aims to deter criminal behaviors such as unauthorized entry into the forest and hunting of wild animals, which are prone to happen during winter time, and to conserve living resources and biodiversity there. (Xinhua/Ding Lei)

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