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Our world in photos: February 22

February 22, 2023 Daniel Cody
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LOUISIANA – Mardi Gras: King of Zulu, Nick Spears, toasted from his float during the traditional Krewe of Zulu Parade on Mardi Gras, Tuesday.
Photo: Gerald Herbert/AP


TURKEY – Debris: A man rode his motorcycle past debris from destroyed buildings in Samandag, southern Turkey, Wednesday.
Photo: Emrah Gurel/AP


PHILIPPINES – Ash Wednesday: A lay minister places ash on the forehead of a devotee during Ash Wednesday, Feb. 23.
Photo: Aaron Favila/AP


LOUISIANA – Fat Tuesday: Beads were tossed from a Rex float during their parade in New Orleans, Tuesday.
Photo: Chris Granger/The Times-Picayune/The New Orleans Advocate via AP


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UNITED KINGDOM – Flares for footballers: Liverpool fans let off flares as a bus carrying Liverpool players arrived ahead of the Champions League match between Liverpool and Real Madrid, Tuesday.
Photo: Jon Super/AP


MEXICO – Protesters, running of the bulls: Demonstrators wearing horns smeared with fake blood to depict bulls stabbed in bullfights gathered outside Congress to ask legislators to approve the initiative to ban bullfighting in Mexico City, Tuesday.
Photo: Marco Ugarte/AP


ITALY – Fendi: A model is silhouetted as she wore a creation as part of the Fendi women’s Fall_winter 2023-24 collection presented in Milan, Wednesday.
Photo: Antonio Calanni/AP

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