The Day in Photos: 17 May 2018


Posted at May 18 2018 01:34 AM | Updated as of May 18 2018 01:35 AM

Evacuees prepare for Ramadan

Internally displaced people carry a sack of rice distributed by the regional government at the Sarimanok tent city in Cotabato City, Wednesday. ARMM officials gave food items to those displaced by the Marawi siege to prepare for the observance of Ramadan. Arianne Mae Apatan

In prayers for Ramadan

Muslims in Indonesia pray on the first day of holy fasting month of Ramadan at Istiqlal mosque in Jakarta on Wednesday. Willy Kurniawan, Reuters

Moro groups: 'Stop violence in Gaza'

Moro and indigenous people’s group Sandugo lead a rally in front of the U.S. Embassy in Manila on Thursday, denouncing the killings of more than 50 Palestinians at the Gaza strip. Maria Tan, ABS-CBN News

Sand mining in Davao

Workers mine sand along a portion of the Davao River in Barangay Waan, Davao City on Thursday. Manman Dejeto, ABS-CBN News

Tires burning

Workers move used tires as firefighters try to extinguish a blaze in a tire junk shop along a bypass road in Bustos, Bulacan on Thursday. Junny Roy, ABS-CBN News

Custom car on display

Mechanics check an automobile on display at the 27th Trans Sport Show in Pasay City on Thursday. The motor show featuring customized, restored, and other vehicles runs from May 17 to 20. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Nuns, seminarians pray for democracy

Nuns and seminarians under the banner of Nicodemus Solidarity light candles with Sister Patricia Fox as they hold an evening prayer gathering in Quezon City on Thursday, The group urged the government to uphold democracy in the light of Fox’s looming deportation and ouster of Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno. Jire Carreon, ABS-CBN News