Yearender 2016 – The Year in Pictures
To illustrate the most important developments in 2016 epa offers you a selection of its professionally edited service. Just click on the images below to find the collection for the respective month.
This year's coverage included these topics:
e.g. USA Presidential Election (campaign, election, President-elect Donald Trump), Syria civil war, Obama visits Cuba, Turkey crisis: Coup d'État attempt and bomb attacks, Brussels attacks, Brexit referendum, Petrobras corruption scandal / Dilma Rousseff impeachment, Panama Papers, Earthquakes: Ecuador, Italy, and Japan, Yemen conflict, Largest Ivory burning in Kenya, 90th birthday of Queen Elizabeth II, France labor law reform, Venezuela crisis, Uganda presidential elections, Orlando Pulse club shooting, Haiti Hurricane Matthew, Egypt Air MS804 flight crash, Obama visits Hiroshima, Ukraine crisis, Red Tide in Chile, Wiretapping Scandal in Macedonia (FYROM), Dallas Police shooting, Terrorist attack in Nice, Berlin Christmas market attack, EU-China summit, Lahore bomb attack, Philippines war on drugs, Calais Jungle dismantled, Forest fires in Europe, Project to colonize Mars, New York & New Jersey bomb explosions, Charlotte protests, Colombia/Farc peace agreement, Zika virus, Italy constitutional referendum, Bill Cosby trial, deaths of Shimon Peres, Fidel Castro, and King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
e.g. World Figure Skating Championships, Kobe Bryant's last game, UEFA EURO, Olympics and Paralympic Summer Games in Rio, Alpine Skiing World Cup, NFL Super Bowl 50, Formula One Grand Prix, Golf Majors, Moto GP, UEFA Champions League final, Tour de France, Cape Epic, NBA basketball, NFL American Football, Winter Sport World Cups, ATP World Tour finals, Tennis Grand Slams: Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon, US Open, death of Muhammad Ali.
- Arts, Culture and Entertainment:
e.g. Berlin Film Festival, carnival, Prince William and Catherine visit Canada and India, MTV Movie Awards, Chanel Fashion Show in Cuba, MET Gala Ball, 'Rogue One: A Star Wars Story' premiere, Kim Kardashian robbed in Paris, Hajj, Cannes Film Festival, Emmys, Oscars, Victoria's Secret fashion show, Latin Grammy Awards, Eurovision Song Contest, Art Basel, Fashion Weeks, Award Ceremonies, Music Festivals, Film Festivals, deaths of David Bowie, Carrie Fisher, George Michael, and Debbie Reynolds.