The super snow moon, Lantern Festival in China, “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett posts bond and more images from around the world.
Feb. 21, 2019Supporters of opposition leader Juan Guaidó gather behind a Venezuelan flag in San Cristobal, Venezuela, before starting a walk to the country’s border with Colombia. The opposition has vowed to bring humanitarian aid being held in Colombia to Venezuela. President Nicolás Maduro has threatened to close the border.Michael Robinson Chavez/The Washington Post
A mass skiing competition in Russia, the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show, the Northern Lights glow over Finland, former congressman John Dingell’s funeral in Washington and more images from around the world.
NASA tried one last time to contact its record-setting Mars rover Opportunity, but declared it dead on Feb. 13, 2019, 15 years after arriving at the Red Planet. The solar-powered rover has been silent for eight months, victim of one of the most intense dust storms in decades.