Chinese Enjoy National Day in Beijing, China

Chinese Enjoy National Day in Beijing, China

A Chinese security guard watches as people visit a tourist shopping area on National Day in Beijing on Thursday, October 1, 2020. As the Covid-19 pandemic continues to attack many countries and regions around the world, China quietly has welcomed its eight-day National Day holiday Thursday. National Day commemorates the founding of the People's Republic of China back in 1949. Photo by Stephen Shaver/UPI