Pictures of the Week (Dec. 14 – Dec. 20)

The 26th Winter Universiade Trentino 2013 - Men's Ski Jumping
Trentino, Italy – A general overview of ski Jumping during the 26th Winter Universiade Trentino 2013 Men’s Normal Hill, December 14, 2013. (Photo by AFLO SPORT)

Alberto Zaccheroni at FCCJ
Tokyo, Japan – Alberto Zaccheroni, the Italian head coach of japan’s national football team, speaks before the foreign and domestic media during a news conference at Tokyo’s Foreign Correspondents’ Club of Japan on Monday, December 16, 2013. Zaccheroni and his 11 in the Samurai Blue will meet Ivory Coast, Colombia and Greece in the 2014 FIFA World Cup elimination round slated for June in Brazil. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)

Curling: The 26th Winter Universiade Trentino 2013
Trentino, Italy – (L-R) Rina Ida, Mao Ishigaki, and Risa Ujihara in action during the 26th Winter Universiade Trentino 2013 Curling Women’s Round Robin session between Japan and Canada at Baselga di Pine, December 16, 2013. (Photo by AFLO SPORT)

2013 Miss International beauty pageant
Tokyo, Japan – Philippines Bea Rose Santiago (C), Miss Netherlands Nathalie den Dekker (L) and third-place Miss New Zealand Casey Radley photo call at the 2013 Miss International beauty pageant, December 17, 2013. (Photo by Motoo Naka/AFLO)

Naoki Inose resignation press conference
Tokyo, Japan – Tokyo Governor Naoki Inose attends a press conference announcing his resignation, December 19, 2013. Inose, who helped bring the 2020 Olympics to the nation’s capital, has been under fire in the city assembly over a 50 million yen loan from the scandal-tainted medical group, senior members of which have been arrested on election fraud charges. (Photo by Motoo Naka/AFLO)