Tue, 24 Nov 2020

BEIJING, Nov.20 (Xinhua) -- Special edition of Xinhua Portraits on World Children's Day, which falls on Nov. 20 this year.

A girl wearing a face mask braves the wind in Wellington, New Zealand, March 17, 2020. (Xinhua/Guo Lei)

A girl wearing a face mask is seen at a park in Tehran, Iran, on July 19, 2020. (Photo by Ahmad Halabisaz/Xinhua)

A boy is seen wearing a mask in Damascus, capital of Syria, on March 28, 2020. (Photo by Ammar Safarjalani/Xinhua)

A boy plays football at the public area of a residential compound in Xicheng District of Beijing, capital of China, March 17, 2020. (Xinhua/Lan Hongguang)

Children wearing face masks play near the Merdeka Square in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, Sept. 16, 2020. (Photo by Chong Voon Chung/Xinhua)

Syrian children wearing face masks walk on the street of Damascus, capital of Syria, Aug. 9, 2020. (Photo by Ammar Safarjalani/Xinhua)

A medical worker collects swab samples from a child who arrived at the Jose Marti International Airport in Havana, Cuba, Nov. 15, 2020. (Yamil Lage/AFP/Pool via Xinhua)

A child wearing a face mask is seen at a water park in Ankara, Turkey, on Sept. 25, 2020. (Photo by Mustafa Kaya/Xinhua)

A girl enters a school on the first day of the new school year in Zagreb, capital of Croatia, Sept. 7, 2020. (Emica Elvedji/Pixsell via Xinhua)

A girl looks on as she boards a train to her home amid the ongoing COVID-19 lockdown on the outskirts of Agartala, the capital city of India's northeastern state of Tripura, May 17, 2020. (Str/Xinhua)

A boy wearing a face mask sits on the doorstep of his residence in Baqa'a Palestinian refugee camp in Amman, Jordan, on Sept. 14, 2020. (Photo by Mohammad Abu Ghosh/Xinhua)

Children celebrate during the traditional Thadingyut Lighting Festival in Yangon, Myanmar, Oct. 31, 2020. (Xinhua/U Aung)

A woman and her child wearing face masks stand in line while waiting to get their health checked during a medical checkup and contact tracing campaign in Yangon, Myanmar, Sept. 8, 2020. (Xinhua/U Aung)

A girl wearing a face mask has her temperature checked as she arrives for her flight at Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) in Pasay City, the Philippines on March 27, 2020. (Xinhua/Rouelle Umali)

A staff member demonstrates how to wash hands to a boy at a coach terminal in Bogota, Colombia, March 24, 2020. (Photo by Jhon Paz/Xinhua)

A boy reads a book at Sisyphe Bookstore in Nanning, capital of south China's Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, March 15, 2020. (Xinhua/Cao Yiming)

A Syrian girl lights candles during a Sunday prayer held to greet the medical teams fighting against the spread of COVID-19 in Damascus, Syria, on May 17, 2020. (Photo by Ammar Safarjalani/Xinhua)

A boy attends the opening ceremony with a bouquet of flowers in hand, marking the start of a new school year, at Vilnius Fabijoniskiu Gymnasium in Vilnius, Lithuania, on Sept. 1, 2020. (Photo by Alfredas Pliadis/Xinhua)

Children attend a provisional class organized by kindergarten teacher Juliet Namanda at her home as schools are closed nationwide as a preventive measure against the spread of COVID-19 in Kampala, capital of Uganda, June 19, 2020. (Photo by Hajarah Nalwadda/Xinhua)

Children bang pots as they take part in a daily evening event by making sound outside home to cheer on all frontline healthcare workers tackling the COVID-19 pandemic in Toronto, Canada, March 29, 2020. (Photo by Zou Zheng/Xinhua)

Children ask for candies from a car while participating in a drive-thru Trick or Treat event held at Pacific National Exhibition (PNE) in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, Oct. 30, 2020. (Photo by Liang Sen/Xinhua)

Children wearing face shields play traditional music instrument of angklung in front of visitors at Saung Angklung Udjo, in Bandung, Indonesia, Aug. 8, 2020. (Photo by Septianjar/Xinhua)

Children wearing face shields practice karate amid the COVID-19 outbreak in Malang, East Java, Indonesia, Aug. 6, 2020. (Photo by Aditya Hendra/Xinhua)

Children look outside from a house during a curfew in Amman, Jordan, Sept. 4, 2020. (Photo by Mohammad Abu Ghosh/Xinhua)

A Palestinian nurse gives children hygiene training at Askar refugee camp near the West Bank city of Nablus on March 25, 2020. (Photo by Nidal Eshtayeh/Xinhua)■

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