THE DAY IN PHOTOS: July 13, 2020


Posted at Jul 14 2020 12:24 AM

Here are the day's big stories in photos.

Bus deployment as MRT-3 operates on limited capacity

Commuters enter the North Avenue station while others queue at the bus augmentation terminal amid the resumption of the MRT-3 on Monday. The Transportation department deployed 90 buses under its Bus Augmentation Program with fixed interval as MRT-3 operates on a limited capacity. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

Preventing COVID-19 spread in the MRT-3

A Metro Railway Transit personnel dons personal protective equipment while monitoring the arrival of passengers at the North Avenue Station in Quezon City on Monday. The MRT resumed operation on a limited capacity after its temporary closure for 6 days to conduct RT-PCR (swab) testing to all MRT-3 personnel. At least 2,103 MRT-3 personnel tested negative while 281 tested positive of COVID-19. Photo courtesy of DOTr

Fire hits USS Bonhomme Richard in Naval Base San Diego

A fire burns on the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard at Naval Base San Diego in California on Sunday. An explosion on the ship set off a major fire, injuring 21 people, according to local reports. Sean M. Haffey, Getty Images/AFP

Tribute to FEJODAP’s Maranan

Relatives and close friends offer prayers as they mourn the passing of Federation of Jeepney Operators and Drivers Association of the Philippines (FEJODAP) President Zeny Maranan during her wake at the Haven of Angels Memorial and Crematorium in Antipolo City on Monday. Maranan, 75, died of cardiac arrest last July 11. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News

ABS-CBN supporters hold noise barrage in Makati

Supporters of ABS-CBN hold a noise barrage as they join a motorcade around Ayala Triangle at the Makati Business District on Monday. The clamor for the return of the network after the lower House rejected its franchise bid renewal spilled from online protests onto the streets as supporters expressed their outrage. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News

More ABS-CBN supporters join clamor on streets

ABS-CBN employees greet a motorcade of participants to a noise barrage in front of the ABS-CBN headquarters in Quezon City on Monday. More supporters expressed their support for the media network after Congress rejected its franchise renewal bid last week. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News