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2019-04-07 12:06:46

 In this Week in Photos, a deadly forest fire kills 27 firefighters and three people from the local fire department in Muli County, Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province; people visit graves during the Tomb-Sweeping Day festival; and locals enjoy springtime around China.

A rescue helicopter fetches water to put out a deadly forest fire that killed 27 firefighters and three people from the local fire department in Muli County, Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province, April 2, 2019. Liu Kun/Xinhua

A rescue helicopter fetches water to put out a deadly forest fire that killed 27 firefighters and three people from the local fire department in Muli County, Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province, April 2, 2019. Liu Kun/Xinhua

A surviving firefighter attends a press conference after a deadly forest fire killed 27 firefighters and three people from the local fire department in Muli County, Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province, April 3, 2019. IC

A surviving firefighter attends a press conference after a deadly forest fire killed 27 firefighters and three people from the local fire department in Muli County, Liangshan Yi Autonomous Prefecture, Sichuan province, April 3, 2019. IC

A woman visits Wan’an Cemetery to sweep tombs during the Tomb-Sweeping Day festival in Beijing, April 5, 2019. Zhao Yongliang/VCG

A woman visits Wan’an Cemetery to sweep tombs during the Tomb-Sweeping Day festival in Beijing, April 5, 2019. Zhao Yongliang/VCG

Travelers enjoy springtime in Linzhi, the Tibet Autonomous Region, April 2, 2019. Li Xin/Xinhua

Travelers enjoy springtime in Linzhi, the Tibet Autonomous Region, April 2, 2019. Li Xin/Xinhua

Two goats butt heads during a goat-fighting competition in Hai’an, Jiangsu province, April 6, 2019. Li Lin/VCG

Two goats butt heads during a goat-fighting competition in Hai’an, Jiangsu province, April 6, 2019. Li Lin/VCG

Autistic children and their parents watch a beluga whale show at Harbin Polarland on World Autism Awareness Day, Heilongjiang province, April 2, 2019. Wang Jianwei/Xinhua

Autistic children and their parents watch a beluga whale show at Harbin Polarland on World Autism Awareness Day, Heilongjiang province, April 2, 2019. Wang Jianwei/Xinhua

Cats curl up inside a key-cutter’s counter in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, April 1, 2019. Courtesy of Zhang Zhitao

Cats curl up inside a key-cutter’s counter in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, April 1, 2019. Courtesy of Zhang Zhitao