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In pics: Time to go back to school

Xinhua
11 Aug 2020, 16:30 GMT+10

BEIJING, Aug. 11 (Xinhua) -- Students in many countries are returning to schools after months of suspension due to the COVID-19. Take a look at the measures that have been taken to protect the students from the coronavirus.

Students wearing face masks take a class on the first day of their new school year at a school in the West Bank city of Hebron, on Aug. 10, 2020. (Photo by Mamoun Wazwaz/Xinhua)

Students sit in class on the first day of the new school year at the Shati refugee camp in Gaza City, on Aug. 8, 2020. (Photo by Rizek Abdeljawad/Xinhua)

A student walks to his school in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on Aug. 10, 2020. All state-owned schools across Sri Lanka re-opened on Aug. 10 after being shut for over a month amid the COVID-19 pandemic which has infected more than 2,800 people in the island country. (Xinhua/Tang Lu)

A teacher wearing a face mask measures a student's body temperature at the entrance to a high school which has reopened amid the COVID-19 pandemic in Yangon, Myanmar, July 21, 2020. (Xinhua/U Aung)

Students have a class in Hubei Shuiguohu No. 1 Middle School in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Aug. 10, 2020. Junior high schools in Wuhan reopened and resumed classes for students in their first and second grades on Aug. 10. (Photo by Zhao Jun/Xinhua)

Students wash their hands before entering the classroom in Hubei Shuiguohu No. 1 Middle School in Wuhan, central China's Hubei Province, Aug. 10, 2020. (Photo by Zhao Jun/Xinhua)

A worker disinfects a public school in Brasilia, Brazil, July 30, 2020. (Photo by Lucio Tavora/Xinhua)

Photo taken on July 21, 2020 shows a teacher taking the temperature of a student as she arrives at a school in the town of Iseyin, Oyo state, Nigeria. (Photo by Emannuel Osodi/Xinhua)■


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