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The Day in Photos: 23 November 2018

ABS-CBN News

Posted at Nov 24 2018 12:41 AM

Here are the day's big stories in photos.

The road to Korean reconciliation

North Korean soldiers are pictured during an operation to reconnect a road across the Military Demarcation Line inside the Demilitarised Zone (DMZ) separating the two Koreas Thursday. The road will be used for joint operations next year to recover remains from the 1950-53 Korean War, a reconciliation gesture reached in a summit between the two Koreas last September. Handout/Yonhap via Reuters

Black Friday sale

A large crowd of people shop during a Black Friday sales event at Macy's flagship store on 34th Street in New York City, U.S., Thursday. The much-awaited nationwide sale happens every Thanksgiving Day in the U.S. Stephanie Keith, Reuters

When mining companies meet

A team performs a safety demonstration as different mining companies in the country compete in the 65th Philippine Mine Safety and Environmental Association (PMSEA) conference in Baguio City on Friday. The event showcased the best practices in fire suppression and first aid during the 3-day conference. ABS-CBN News

Ending violence against women

A woman takes part in a march on the eve of the commemoration of the International Day for the Elimination of Violence Against Women, in Santiago, Chile on Thursday. The UN General Assembly designated November 25 as the day to commemorate the event in 1999. Martin Bernetti, AFP

Nuvali opens lights-and-sounds show

Visitors use their phones to record the light and sound show at the Ayala-Nuvali in Santa Rosa, Laguna on Friday. The Disney-themed lights-and-sounds show opens to the public on Saturday, November 24, 2018. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Planting rice is never fun

Farmers along the Nueva Ecija-Aurora road take advantage of the good weather on Friday as they start land preparations for the next rice-planting cycle. Agriculture Secretary Manny Piñol, in a visit to Papua New Guinea recently, said the government plans to plant rice in Papua New Guinea as part of its long-term solution to the county's rice-supply problem. Jire Carreon, ABS-CBN News

The old COD Christmas display is back

Spectators try to capture the moving figures at Araneta’s Christmas on display with the theme “Christmas is Home” at Times Square Food park on Friday. The show is a revival of the old COD display which was a popular attraction during the 1970s and 80s. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News