Poor hit harder by economic crisis
A staff member wearing a face mask works at a food store behind makeshift fences, after the lockdown placed to curb the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) outbreak was lifted in Shanghai, China June 2, 2022. REUTERS
People in North Korea trapped in famine and pandemic
Members of the North Korean army supply medicines to residents at a pharmacy, amid growing fears over the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Pyongyang, North Korea, in this photo released by Kyodo on May 18, 2022. Mandatory credit Kyodo/via REUTERS A photo released by the official North Korean Central News Agency (KCNA) shows North Korean leader Kim Jong-u...
2022 Pulitzer Prize: Bearing witness to history
This photo by Los Angeles Times correspondent and photographer Marcus Yam, provided by Columbia University, shows a military transport plane flying over relatives and neighbors of the Ahmadi family, as they gather around an incinerated vehicle destroyed by a U.S. drone strike in Kabul, Afghanistan, Aug. 30, 2021. Yam was awarded the Pulitzer Prize for Breaking News Photograph...
Worsening drought puts millions at risk
Fish trapped as the water disappeared rot and dry in the sun in the middle of the dried up patch of what used to be a boat access ramp to the waters of Lake Mead, near Boulder, Nevada, USA, 06 May 2022. Water levels in Lake Mead continue to drop as the region faces severe drought. EPA
Our children deserve the best (1)
A child refugee fleeing the war from neighbouring Ukraine with her family grimaces as she sits in a bus after crossing the border by ferry at the Isaccea-Orlivka border crossing, in Romania, Friday, March 25, 2022. AP
End of mask mandates
A woman wearing a face mask opens the window which reflects lanterns displayed for upcoming Buddha's birthday celebration slated for May 8, at Jogyesa temple in Seoul, South Korea, Wednesday, April 27, 2022. AP Girls wearing face masks to prevent the spread of the coronavirus perform during traditional Easter Sunday rites in Quezon City, Philippines on April 17, 2022. AP...
Traditional festivities and cheerfulness of Ramadan are back on track after two years of the pandemic.
North Korea celebrates 'Day of the Sun'
Students and youth attend a dancing party in celebration of the 110th birth anniversary of President Kim Il Sung, known as 'Day of the Sun', at Kim Il Sung Square in Pyongyang on April 15, 2022. AFP
War is never the answer
A woman looks on as she sits on a bench outside a destroyed building in the eastern Ukraine city of Kharkiv on april 2, 2022, as Ukraine said today Russian forces were making a "rapid retreat" from northern areas around the capital Kyiv and the city of Chernigiv. AFP
Earth is suffering (Part 3)
Amitai Beh, 6, watches the NCAR Fire through binoculars on March 26, 2022 in Boulder, Colorado. The wildfire, which has forced almost 20,000 people to evacuate their homes, started just a few miles away from where the Marshall Fire destroyed more than 1,000 homes in December, 2021. AFP A man watches as the NCAR Fire burns on March 26, 2022 in Boulder, Colorado. AFP ...