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Images of the day, 12/25/20 Christmas Eve dinner in Barcelona, sports in the streets of Paris, trucks trapped in Dover … We show you a selection of the best photos of the last hours A swimmer in a Santa hat takes a shower in Serpentine Lake in Hyde Park on Christmas Day in London, UK. The authorities of Japan announced that they have detected for the first time several cases of the new strain of coronavirus carried by travelers who arrived in the country from the United Kingdom. HANNAH MCKAY REUTERS 2 A soldier reviews a driver’s documents at the entrance to the Port of Dover, UK. The British authorities assured that they will maintain rail and maritime links through the English Channel at Christmas to speed up the crossing of thousands of stranded trucks after the appearance of the new strain of coronavirus. HENRY NICHOLLS REUTERS 3 Mario, seven years old, looks from a window of his house where almost the entire family remains confined by coronavirus in Stamford, in Connecticu (USA). Millions of Americans have traveled in recent days for the Christmas holidays and despite calls from the authorities to avoid travel due to the threat posed by covid-19. JOHN MOORE AFP 4 A funeral home worker moves the body of a coronavirus victim in Baltimore, Maryland (USA). The United States reached 18,634,141 confirmed cases on Thursday and 328,849 deaths from covid-19, according to the independent count from Johns Hopkins University. ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS AFP 5 Two men exercise in a park in Beijing (China). The National Health Commission of China reported that the Asian country detected 14 new positives of the coronavirus this Thursday, seven of which were produced by local contagion in the northeastern province of Liaoning. WANG ZHAO AFP 6 Participants dressed as Santa Claus jump into the water during the 111th edition of the Nadal Cup swimming race in Port Vell in Barcelona (Spain). JOSEP LAGO AFP 7 A Christian woman after attending a Christmas mass in a church in Gauhati, India. ANUPAM NATH AP 8 Rosa Otero, 83, celebrates Christmas Eve alone at her home in Barcelona (Spain). EMILIO MORENATTI AP 9 A woman walks through a snowy mountain in Moscow’s Red Square, Russia. The country will supply almost 6.5 million doses of the Sputnik V vaccine to its medical centers in January and February 2021, according to Mikhail Mishustin, first Minister of the country. KIRILL KUDRYAVTSEV AFP 10 A taxi driver dressed as Santa Claus looks at his mobile phone next to his taxi, in Boca del Río (Mexico). The Mexican government reported 12,485 new cases and 861 deaths from covid-19 in the last day, reaching a total of 1,362,654 infections and 121,172 deaths. VICTORIA RAZO AFP eleven A man practices sports on a street in Paris (France). The country registered 21,634 new cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours, a period in which, in addition, 292 people died from the disease, said Health on Thursday.