In this Week in Photos, children and their parents celebrate International Children’s Day across China; high school students prepare for the upcoming national college entrance exam; and dragon boat races are held across southern China.
Two buildings are torn down during demolitions of illegal properties in Zhengzhou, Henan province, May 30, 2019. DF/VCG
Primary school students wear masks emblazoned with “no smoking” signs to support World No Tobacco Day in Linyi, Shandong province, May 30, 2019. Wang Yanbing/VCG
Racers compete ahead of Dragon Boat Festival in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, May 30, 2019. Dong Tianjian/VCG
An aerial view of about 100 children playing drums to celebrate International Children’s Day at the Wuxi Binhu Wanda Plaza, Wuxi, Jiangsu province, June 1, 2019. Yi Wei/VCG
People enjoy an evening dip in the pool at a theme park in Tianjin, May 31, 2019. VCG
High school students prepare for the upcoming “gaokao,” or national college entrance exam, in Beijing, May 30, 2019. The tests begin on June 7. Liu Jing/VCG
People carry watermelons in Daguan village, Guizhou province, May 30, 2019. Liu Chaofu/VCG