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THE DAY IN PHOTOS: June 10, 2019

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Posted at Jun 11 2019 12:23 AM

Clash in Hong Kong over proposed law

Police officers clash with protesters in a rally against the proposed amendments to the extradition law at the Legislative Council in Hong Kong during the early hours of Monday. The extradition law has aroused concerns that it would undermine the city's independent judicial system as it allows Hong Kong to hand over fugitives to the jurisdictions that the city doesn't currently have an extradition agreement with, including mainland China. Vincent Yu, AP

President Duterte in surprise airport inspection

President Duterte submits himself to a security check as he makes a surprise inspection at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA) Terminal 2 in Pasay City on Monday. Duterte talked to airline and airport officials regarding the cancellations and delays after 7 flights were diverted to the Clark, Pampanga airport while 54 flights were delayed on Sunday. Alfred Frias, Presidential Photo

The green green banks of Laguna Bay

A volunteer helps clear the banks of the Laguna Lake, which has seen algae proliferation. Excessive summer heat led to algae decay and sent out disturbing stench to residents living along coasts of Laguna Bay. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

Comic strips on human rights

A woman looks at comic strips made by artists and authors of European-based Spirou Magazine depicting the 30 articles of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights during the #Spirou4Rights Comic Exhibit at the Commission on Human Rights main office in Quezon City on Monday. The exhibit, made in partnership with the Belgian Embassy and Alliance Francaise de Manille, will be placed permanently at the CHR office. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Looking for Jupiter

As Jupiter comes the closest to Earth than at any other time of the year, astronomy enthusiasts take a picture of the view from a telescope during the “One Starry Night” event at SM Aura in Taguig on Monday. The event, which allowed astronomy enthusiasts to use telescopes for stargazing for free. was organized by the European Union Delegation to the Philippines as part of Viva Europa 2019. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News