Xinhua Photos of the Day (Sept. 17)

Source: Xinhua| 2019-09-17 14:19:17|Editor: huaxia
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BEIJING, Sept. 17, 2019 (Xinhua) -- The world in the past 24hrs. A selection of the best daily press photos from Xinhua.

Zhu Ting (C) of China spikes the ball during the Round Robin match between China and Russia at the 2019 FIVB Women's World Cup in Yokohama, Japan, Sept. 16, 2019. (Xinhua/He Canling)

View of the Selong Village in Ganzi Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of southwest China's Sichuan Province. An 875-meter-long tunnel changed the lives of 147 villagers once and for all in 2014, which was built as part of a relocation program for a hydropower station. (Xinhua/Sun Ruibo)

Fishing vessels sail off Shipu Fishery Port for a new round of fishing season in Ningbo, east China's Zhejiang Province, Sept. 16, 2019. A fishing ban that had lasted for four and a half months in the East China Sea was lifted on Monday noon. In Ningbo, nearly 2,000 fishing vessels sailed off Shipu Fishery Port during a ceremony held on the same day to celebrate the start of a new round of fishing season. (Xinhua/Huang Zongzhi)

Trumpet tree flowers blanket the ground along the Singapore River in Singapore, Sept. 16, 2019. (Xinhua/Then Chih Wey)

A Tibetan girl takes selfies at the Garze Gesar Airport in the Tibetan Autonomous Prefecture of Garze, southwest China's Sichuan Province, Sept. 16, 2019. The Garze Gesar Airport, situated at 4,068 meters above sea level in Garze, saw its first airplane land on Monday morning. (Xinhua/Jiang Hongjing)

A woman has her hair made in vintage styles as she attends the Goodwood Revival 2019 in Goodwood, Britain, on Sept. 15, 2019. (Xinhua/Han Yan)

A dog jumps over its owner's back to catch a frisbee during the Flying Dogs competition in Warsaw, Poland, Sept. 15, 2019. (Photo by Jaap Arriens/Xinhua)

A competitor drives a non-motorized hand-made vehicle during Lithuanian SoapBox Race 2019 in Kaunas, Lithuania, Sept. 15, 2019. This is the second time Lithuania held this event after an 11-year break. (Photo by Alfredas Pliadis/Xinhua)

Soldiers take part in a celebration for the Independence Day of El Salvador in San Salvador, El Salvador, Sept. 15, 2019. (Photo by Alexander Pena/Xinhua)

A traditional masked dancer Lakhey, performs in front of "Samaybaji" offered by people in celebration of Indrajatra festival in Kathmandu, Nepal, Sept. 15, 2019. The eight-day festival is to mark the end of the monsoon. (Photo by Sunil Sharma/Xinhua)

Photo taken on Sept. 16, 2019 shows art performance of the closing ceremony of the 11th National Traditional Games of Ethnic Minorities of the People's Republic of China in Zhengzhou, central China's Henan Province. (Xinhua/Li An)

Yuan Longping (1st R), a globally renowned Chinese agricultural scientist known as the "father of hybrid rice," attends the opening ceremony for newly enrolled undergraduates at Hunan Agricultural University in Changsha, central China's Hunan Province, Sept. 16, 2019. (Xinhua/Chen Sihan)