This Week in Pictures: Feb. 28-Mar. 6
Heavy snowfall made headlines across the world, even in Afghanistan, where landslides were triggered in the country’s mountainous regions. In New York City, an airplane skidded off the runway at LaGuardia Airport, and winter weather battered southern states including Kentucky and Tennessee.
Indians celebrated Holi, the annual festival of colors, while the eruption of the volcano Villarrica in Chile lit up the night sky.
Fighting continued in Ukraine, where an explosion at the Zasyadko mine in Donetsk killed at least 33 miners.