In this Week in Photos, drought persists in China’s eastern Anhui province; children wear costumes for a Halloween party in Beijing; and people from the Miao ethnic group celebrate the Miao New Year in the southwestern province of Guizhou.
Women from the Miao ethnic minority attend a gathering to celebrate the Miao New Year in Leishan County, Guizhou province, Nov. 1, 2019. Chen Peiliang/VCG
Wind blows through a woman’s hair in Harbin, Heilongjiang province, Oct. 31, 2019. Zhang Shu/IC
An aerial view of 136 tombs of the Chu State in the Eastern Zhou Dynasty at an archaeological evacuation site in Xiangyang, Hubei province, Oct, 30, 2019. Over 400 cultural relics, including bronze and jade ware, were found during the excavation. VCG
Children wear costumes for a Halloween party in Beijing, Oct. 31, 2019. Fred Lee/VCG
A man walks across a riverbed parched by drought in Fuyang, Anhui province, Nov. 1, 2019. 11 cities in Anhui province have suffered from drought caused by high temperatures and low rainfall since September. VCG
Shoppers walk through the courtyard of a luxury mall in Beijing, Oct. 31, 2019 China. Kevin Frayer/VCG
Visitors take photos of fall foliage at the Xiaoling Mausoleum of the Ming Dynasty in Nanjing, Jiangsu province, Nov. 2, 2019. IC