WASHINGTON, July 22, 2020 (Xinhua) -- U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (Front) speaks during a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, D.C., the United States, on July 21, 2020. McConnell said on Tuesday that the next COVID-19 relief bill will include a second round of stimulus checks to American households and Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loans for small businesses.
NEW YORK, July 17, 2020 (Xinhua) -- People line up to enter a department store in Brooklyn Borough of New York, the United States, on July 16, 2020. Confirmed COVID-19 cases topped 3.5 million on Thursday in the United States, with deaths over 137,000, while debate over mask-wearing, one of the most effective means of curbing the virus spread, persists around the country.
AYBAK, July 14 (Xinhua) -- Photo taken on July 13, 2020 shows a damaged building at the site of a suicide attack in Aybak, capital of Samangan province, Afghanistan. At least 14 people, including three assailants, were killed and 63 others wounded when Taliban militants attacked a provincial branch of the countrys national intelligence agency in Aybak, capital of Afghanistans northern Samangan province, on Monday, a local official confirmed.
BRASILIA, July 8 (Xinhua) -- A woman exercises at a reopened gym in Brasilia, Brazil, July 7, 2020. Brazil saw COVID-19 deaths surpassed 65,000 on Monday, with 1,623,284 confirmed cases.
LONDON, June 11, 2020 (Xinhua) -- A notice about wearing face coverings is seen on a red bus in London, Britain on June 10, 2020. Face coverings will be compulsory on public transport in England from June 15 to help contain the transmission of the novel coronavirus, British Transport Secretary Grant Shapps said on June 4.
.BRUSSELS, June 9, 2020 (Xinhua) -- European Central Bank (ECB) President Christine Lagarde (on screen) speaks during a hearing at the Committee on Economic and Monetary Affairs of the European Parliament via video conference in Brussels, Belgium, June 8, 2020. Christine Lagarde said Monday that the central banks measures taken in response to the coronavirus crisis are proportionate to the severe risks facing its mandate.
YEMEN, June 5, 2020 (Xinhua) -- Cars drive through a flooded street following heavy rain in Sanaa, Yemen, on June 4, 2020.
The Prime Minister, The Prime Minister, Narendra Modi addressing the BRICS Business Forum, on the sidelines of BRICS Summit, in Brazil on November 13, 2019.
SANAA, June 20 (Xinhua) -- Yemeni protesters take part in a rally outside the UN Office in Sanaa, Yemen, on June 19, 2019. The head of the World Food Programme (WFP) David Beasley on Monday lashed out at Houthi rebels in Yemen for misappropriating aid supplies. David Beasley warned that the WFP will have to begin a phased suspension of food assistance, most likely toward the end of the week unless it receives the necessary assurances from the Houthis.
SAO PAULO, March 4,(Xinhua) -- A reveler from a samba school performs during the first night of the carnival parade in Sao Paulo, Brazil, March 2,2019
DUSSELDORF, Feb. 25, (Xinhua) -- Harasawa Hisayoshi (R) of Japan competes with Inal Tasoev of Russia during mens +100kg final at the International Judo Federation (IJF) Dusseldorf Grand Slam 2019 in Dusseldorf, Germany, Feb. 24, 2019. Harasawa Hisayoshi won the match.