In this Week in Photos, ninth-grade students start the new semester in northern China’s Shanxi province; an abandoned, unfinished building is demolished in Shanghai; and a visitor tries on a jacket at a tourist site in the southwestern province of Guizhou.
A family visits the Wuhan Zoo in Hubei province, April 22, 2020. Fei Maohua/Xinhua
Ninth-grade students commence their morning reading at a secondary school basketball court in Taiyuan, Shanxi province, April 25, 2020. Hu Yuguang/IC
A dormitory keeper airs the quilts of students who are still waiting to return for the new semester at a university in Hangzhou, Zhejiang province, April 22, 2020. Chen Shengwei/People Visual
A partially-constructed, unfinished building, which had been left abandoned for nearly two decades, is demolished in Shanghai, April 20, 2020. Zhou Pinglang for Sixth Tone
Fishers prepare for the new fishing season at Lake Khanka on the border between China and Russia in Baiyuwan Town, Heilongjiang province, April 25, 2020. Sun Changshan/IC
A chef looks at a mannequin discarded by a clothing store that was forced to shutter amid the COVID-19 outbreak in Shanghai, April 22, 2020. Zhou Pinglang for Sixth Tone
A visitor tries on a jacket at a tourist attraction in Danzhai County, Guizhou province, April 25, 2020. Qiao Qiming/People Visual