Pictures of the Year 2019: One country, one picture, one year
by Mohammad Ismail 30 Dec 2019
Britain's Prince Harry, Duke of Sussex, visits a working de-mining field with the HALO Trust in Dirico Province, Angola, September 27, 2019. Dominic Lipinski/Pool via REUTERS.
Anti-government supporters throw flares towards police during a protest in Tirana, Albania, June 2, 2019.
Students watch a class at the National Ballet School in Havana, Cuba, October 17, 2019.
Cricket - West Indies v England - Second Test - Sir Vivian Richards Stadium, North Sound, Antigua and Barbuda - February 1, 2019 General view as fans watch the match.
Firefighters of Bolivia's army patrol an area where wildfires have destroyed hectares of forest at Rancho Grande village in Robore, Bolivia, September 24, 2019.
Afghan girls cover their faces as they ride on swings during the first day of the Muslim holiday of the Eid al-Adha, in Kabul, Afghanistan August 11, 2019.
A demonstrator offers a flower to a police officer as teachers and students take part in a protest demanding immediate political change in Algiers, Algeria March 13, 2019.
Young boys walk along a beach where slaves were once loaded onto ships in the historic slave port of Ouidah, Benin July 18, 2019.
People light candles during All Saints Day at Mirogoj cemetery in Zagreb, Croatia November 1, 2019.
Muslims distribute food as they wait to have their Iftar (breaking fast) meals outside a mosque during the holy fasting month of Ramadan, in Manama, Bahrain, May 10, 2019.
Men work in a market in Yuexiu, Guanghzou, China, September 7, 2019. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
A man, dressed in a costume made of animal fur dances during the International Festival of the Masquarade Games in Pernik, Bulgaria, January 27, 2019.
A woman casts her ballot at Moshupa village, in the Southern District of Botswana, October 23, 2019.
A Burundian refugee holds her child as they arrive to the Nyabitare transit site after being transported from Tanzania to neighbouring Burundi, as part of a repartition program, in the Gisuru commune, Ruyigi province, Burundi, October 3, 2019.
Reality TV personality Kim Kardashian takes a selfie during the World Congress on Information Technology (WCIT 2019) in Yerevan, Armenia October 8, 2019. Vahram Baghdasaryan/Photolure via REUTERS
Displaced protestants, who fled Dablo and its surroundings, attend a church service in the city of Kaya, Burkina Faso May 16, 2019.
A hiker walks in the Zillertal Alps during an autumn day near the village of Ginzling, Austria, October 15, 2019.
A rainbow is seen as demonstrators protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 24, 2019.
Juan David Vargas and Paulina Mejia, representing the city of Cali, Colombia, perform during the Stage style final round at the Tango World Championship in Buenos Aires, Argentina August 21, 2019.
Women cadets at a police academy listen to remarks from Ivanka Trump during the unveiling of a U.S. partnership with Colombia on Women, Peace, and Security (WPS) in Bogota, Colombia September 3, 2019.
Formula One F1 - Azerbaijan Grand Prix - Baku City Circuit, Baku, Azerbaijan - April 27, 2019 Alfa Romeo's Kimi Raikkonen in action during qualifying.
Noah Tiktak holds a handmade qilauti (traditional Inuit drum) with the Raptors insignia on one side as he cheers during Game 5 of the NBA Finals between the Toronto Raptors and the Golden State Warriors from his home in Rankin Inlet, Nunavut, Canada, June 10, 2019.
A Muslim faithful attends Friday prayers during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan at the Ali Babolo Mosque in the PK5 neighborhood in Bangui, Central African Republic, May 24, 2019.
A woman crosses a road outside the EU Parliament ahead of the EU elections in Brussels, Belgium, May 22, 2019.
Gaelle Dule Asheri, 17, a soccer player, who is amongst the first wave of girls being trained by professional coaches at the Rails Foot Academy, plays football with her friends outside her house in Yaounde, Cameroon, May 3, 2019.
Labourers work at an open shaft of the SMB coltan mine near the town of Rubaya in the Eastern Democratic Republic of Congo, August 13, 2019.
Men swim to retrieve a cross from the water during Epiphany Day celebrations in Visegrad, Bosnia and Herzegovina, January 19, 2019.
A stable boy from the Garrison Savannah racecourse washes his horse in the sea at Pebbles Beach near Bridgetown, Barbados, March 22, 2019.
Women take part in a swamp soccer game near the village of Dombrovka, Belarus, August 10, 2019.
Tourists pass their time as they wait to watch the sunset, at a temple near Angkor Wat, in Siem Reap, Cambodia August 19, 2019.
A child's bicycle is seen in a destroyed neighborhood in the wake of Hurricane Dorian in Marsh Harbour, Great Abaco, Bahamas, September 7, 2019.
Soccer Football - Euro 2020 Qualifier - Group H - Andorra v France - Estadi Nacional, Andorra La Vella, Andorra - June 11, 2019 General view inside the stadium before the match.
A tract of Amazon jungle burns as it is cleared by farmers in Rio Pardo, Rondonia, Brazil September 15, 2019.