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The Day in Photos, 05 June 2017

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Posted at Jun 05 2017 09:41 PM | Updated as of Jun 06 2017 05:47 PM

Class opening

Students on their way to their respective classrooms during the first day of classes at the President Corazon C. Aquino Elementary School in Quezon City on Monday. The Education Department estimates around 27 million students reporting this school year 2017-2018. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

More rescued from Marawi siege

Evacuated residents arrive at a checkpoint in Marawi City on Sunday. Efforts to rescue up to 2,000 civilians trapped in fighting between government forces and Islamist rebels in Marawi failed on Sunday when a proposed truce ended in a hail of gunfire and explosions, authorities and witnesses said. Noel Celis, AFP

Resorts World tragedy: A family grieves

A daughter grieves as family members and relatives pay their respects to Carmelita dela Cruz, one of the victims of the Resorts World shooting, at a funeral parlor in Pasay City on Monday. The 2 funeral parlors who handled the remains of the victims are in the process of releasing the bodies to their respective families. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Iloilo transport strike

Passengers ride a truck provided by the Philippine Army during a 2-day transport strike in Iloilo City, on Monday. The local government deployed their service vehicles to help thousands of commuters left stranded going to different towns outside Iloilo City. Nony Basco, ABS-CBN News

More rescued from Marawi siege

Evacuated residents arrive at a checkpoint in Marawi City on Sunday. Efforts to rescue up to 2,000 civilians trapped in fighting between government forces and Islamist rebels in Marawi failed on Sunday when a proposed truce ended in a hail of gunfire and explosions, authorities and witnesses said. Noel Celis, AFP

PH gets weapons from US

Philippine Marine Commandant Major General Emmanuel Salamat (center) tries an M4 rifle while US military representatives look on, during a handover ceremony of weapons from the US military at the Marine headquarters in Manila on Monday. The United States on June 5 gave counter-terrorism weapons to help the Philippine military fight Islamic militants, authorities said, despite tirades from President Rodrigo Duterte against arms from Washington. Ted Aljibe, AFP

First Day

An elderly woman picks up her granddaughter from school in Pasay City on Monday. Millions of students returned to school today with the start of school year 2017. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News