In this Week in Photos, continuous rainfall in China’s southwest causes heavy damage; people across China suffer from high temperatures; and tourists enjoy time at the sea.
Rescuers transfer an elderly woman to a safe place after floodwaters destroy her house in Yibin, Sichuan province, Aug. 19, 2020. Wang Yushuai/People Visual
A cleaner washes an escalator in Chongqing, Aug. 21, 2020. Chen Chao/CNS/People Visual
A vendor walks into his shop to clean up silt after floodwaters recede in Chongqing, Aug. 22, 2020. People Visual
Two men drag a large parcel at a logistics base in Huai’an, Jiangsu province, Aug. 18, 2020. He Jianghua/People Visual
Children play with water during a water-splashing event in Jinan, Shandong province, Aug. 22, 2020. People Visual
Tourists relax in the First Bathing Beach in Qingdao, Shandong province, Aug. 18, 2020. People Visual
A woman dances as she visits an immersive outdoor light exhibition during the 2020 Beijing International Light Festival at a park in Beijing, Aug. 22, 2020. Wang Zhao/People Visual