2022 Beijing Winter Olympics in photos (2)
South Korea's Cha Jun-hwan competes in the men's single skating short program of the figure skating event during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games at the Capital Indoor Stadium in Beijing on February 8, 2022. AP
2022 Beijing Winter Olympics in photos (1)
Edouard Therriault of Canada trains ahead of the men's freestyle skiing big air qualification round of the 2022 Winter Olympics, Monday, Feb. 7, 2022, in Beijing. AP
2022 Beijing Winter Olympics begin
South Korea's Aileen Christina Frisch takes part in the luge women's singles training at the Yanqing National Sliding Centre during the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympic Games in Yanqing on February 5, 2022.AFP
Daily life in Beijing as 2022 Winter Olympics kick off
A child practices ice hockey near the Beijing Olympics Tower in Beijing, China, Tuesday, Jan. 18, 2022. The Beijing Winter Olympics is tapping into and encouraging growing interest among Chinese in skiing, skating, hockey and other previously unfamiliar winter sports. It's also creating new business opportunities. AP People skate on a frozen canal in Beijing, China, 28 J...
Celebrating Lunar New Year amid the ongoing pandemic
Divers dressed in a 'God of Fortune' (R) and lion dance (L) costume look at a turtle while performing inside the 'Aquaria KLCC' aquarium ahead Chinese New Year celebrations in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 21 January 2022. The Lunar New Year, also known as Spring Festival in China, falls on 01 February in 2022, marking the beginning of the Year of the Tiger. EPA Hainan T...
Daily life in Afghanistan under Taliban rule
A family prepares tea outside the Directorate of Disaster office where they are camped, in Herat, Afghanistan, on Nov. 29, 2021. UN World Food Program top official Mary-Ellen McGroarty says Afghanistan is facing a "tsunami of hunger," with the country on the verge of economic collapse and more than half of the population struggling to eat this winter. In an interview wi...
How snow looks around the world
A man wipes out while sledding in the snow near the West Front of the U.S. Capitol on January 7, 2022 in Washington, DC. The Washington DC metro region received between 2 and 4 inches of snow overnight. AFP A boy uses a sling to lob snowballs in Kabul on January 5, 2022. AFP Trams drive through a snow-covered street in Helsinki, Finland, 05 January 2022. EPA Wi...
Entering third year of pandemic
Victor Tripiana, 86, reaches out to touch the hand of his daughter-in-law, Silvia Fernandez Sotto, separated by a plastic sheet to prevent the spread of COVID-19, at the Reminiscencias residence for the elderly in Tandil, Argentina, on April 4, 2021. AP Kian Navales poses at home in Quezon city, Philippines, on July 6, 2021, holding a pillow with a photo on it of his lat...
It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas
A girl watches a diver clad in a Santa Claus outfit during an event to promote the upcoming Christmas holiday at the Coex Aquarium in Seoul, South Korea, Friday, Dec. 3, 2021. Christmas is one of the biggest holidays celebrated in South Korea. AP