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2020-08-30 11:19:07

In this Week in Photos, Typhoon Bavi hits northeastern China; a restaurant collapses in Xiangfen County, Shanxi province, causing 29 deaths; and people celebrate Qixi Festival, Chinese Valentine’s Day.

An aerial view of a rescue operation at a collapsed restaurant in Xiangfen County, Shanxi province, Aug. 29, 2020. Fifty-seven people had been pulled out of the debris of the collapsed two-story building, including 29 dead, seven severely injured, and 21 slightly injured. Wu Junjie/CNS/People Visual

An aerial view of a rescue operation at a collapsed restaurant in Xiangfen County, Shanxi province, Aug. 29, 2020. Fifty-seven people had been pulled out of the debris of the collapsed two-story building, including 29 dead, seven severely injured, and 21 slightly injured. Wu Junjie/CNS/People Visual

Pedestrians witness a large wave caused by Typhoon Bavi in Qingdao, Shandong province, Aug. 26, 2020. Wang Haibin/People Visual

Pedestrians witness a large wave caused by Typhoon Bavi in Qingdao, Shandong province, Aug. 26, 2020. Wang Haibin/People Visual

Parents take photos of their children in front of a primary school gate on their first day at school in Beijing, Aug. 29, 2020. People Visual

Parents take photos of their children in front of a primary school gate on their first day at school in Beijing, Aug. 29, 2020. People Visual

A red traffic light takes the shape of a heart during Qixi Festival, sometimes called Chinese Valentine’s Day, in Changsha, Hunan province, Aug. 25, 2020. Song Zihao/People Visual

A red traffic light takes the shape of a heart during Qixi Festival, sometimes called Chinese Valentine’s Day, in Changsha, Hunan province, Aug. 25, 2020. Song Zihao/People Visual

A vendor holds two bouquets of flowers during Qixi Festival at a flower market in Zhengzhou, Henan province, Aug. 25, 2020. Wang Zhongju/CNS/People Visual

A vendor holds two bouquets of flowers during Qixi Festival at a flower market in Zhengzhou, Henan province, Aug. 25, 2020. Wang Zhongju/CNS/People Visual

A resident repairs his fishing net while his pet dog watches in Beijing, Aug. 27, 2020. Cui Nan/CNS/People Visual

A resident repairs his fishing net while his pet dog watches in Beijing, Aug. 27, 2020. Cui Nan/CNS/People Visual

A mist covers a grove in Handan, Hebei province, Aug. 29, 2020. People Visual

A mist covers a grove in Handan, Hebei province, Aug. 29, 2020. People Visual