Pictures of the Week (Feb. 8 – Feb. 14)

Heavy Snowfall in Central Tokyo
Tokyo, Japan – Visitors walk through a path at Meiji Jingu Shrine in the snow, February 8, 2014. According to the Japan Meteorological Agency, heavy snowfall hit wide areas of Japan since Saturday morning causing a disruption in public transportation and flight delays at the airport. (Photo by AFLO)

Ski Jumping: Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games
Sochi, Russia – Reruhi Shimizu in the air during the ski jumping men’s individual Normal Hill final at “RUSSKI GORKI” Jumping Center during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, February 9, 2014. (Photo by YUTAKA/AFLO SPORT)

Newly-elected Tokyo Governor Yoichi Masuzoe
Tokyo, Japan – Yoichi Masuzoe waves to a reception line of staff members upon his arrival at the City Hall on his first day as a new governor of Tokyo on Wednesday, February 12, 2014. The 65-year-old former minister of Health, Labor and Welfare, swept to a landslide victory with over 2.11 million votes in Sunday’s gubernatorial election to become the helmsman of the megalopolis which has a population of more than 13 million. (Photo by Natsuki Sakai/AFLO)

Cross Country Skiing: Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games
Sochi, Russia – Masako Ishida in competition during cross country skiing women’s 10km at “LAURA” Cross-Country Ski & Biathlon Center during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, February 13, 2014. (Photo by Yohei Osada/AFLO SPORT)

Biathlon: Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games
Sochi, Russia – Fuyuko Suzuki during the biathlon women’s 15km individual at “LAURA” Cross-Country Ski & Biathlon Center during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, February 14, 2014. (Photo by Yohei Osada/AFLO SPORT)

Skeleton: Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games
Sochi, Russia – A general view of men’s skeleton at the Sliding Center “SANKI” during the Sochi 2014 Olympic Winter Games, February 14, 2014. (Photo by Yusuke Nakanishi/AFLO SPORT)