THE DAY IN PHOTOS: June 3, 2019


Posted at Jun 04 2019 02:07 AM

Defending Steph Curry

Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors is defended by Fred VanVleet #23 of the Toronto Raptors in the second half during Game Two of the 2019 NBA Finals at Scotiabank Arena on Sunday in Toronto, Canada. The Warriors won Game 2 of the NBA Finals, 109-104. Gregory Shamus/Getty Images/AFP

Remains of Dutch hostage airlifted out of Sulu

Soldiers look at the coffin carrying the dead body of Dutch birdwatcher Ewold Horn in a C130 military aircraft at Jolo airport in Patikul of the province of Sulu on Friday. Horn, held by Abu Sayyaf bandits, was killed on May 31 during a firefight between his kidnappers and soldiers in the southern Philippines, according to the military. Nikki Butlangan, AFP

Sharing space

Grade 2 students wait inside their classroom at the Juan Sumulong Elementary School in Antipolo City, Rizal on Monday, the first day of classes for school year 2019 to 2020. Dividers were installed in some of the classrooms to accommodate more students while waiting for the construction of permanent structures to finish. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Mothers' vantage point

Parents crowd a pedestrian overpass outside the President Corazon C. Aquino Elementary School in Quezon City to watch over their children during the school opening on Monday. Around 27 million students are expected to report to class for school year 2019-2020 according to the education department. Alec Corpuz, ABS-CBN News

Boat ride to school

Elementary students living on flooded Artex Compound ride on a makeshift boat to attend the first day of school in Panghulo 1 Elementary School in Malabon City. Around 27 million students went back to their respective schools nationwide on Monday. Noel Celis, AFP

'Philippines not a dumpsite'

Customs officials and members of the Ecowaste Coalition gather in front of the container van of "mixed electronic waste” at the Mindanao International Container Terminal Services Inc (MICTSI) prior its shipment back to Hong Kong on Monday. The environmental group urged the government to strictly monitor the entry of illegal waste being dumped in the country. Froilan Gallardo, ABS-CBN News