A look at the best news photos from around the world.
Racehorses galloping in the early morning at Upper Lambourn, southern England
Ekaterina Bobrova and Dmitri Soloviev of Russia perform during the ice dance short dance program at the ISU European Figure Skating Championship in Bratislava, Slovakia.
A monkey shouts to a trainer at a monkey training school in a zoo in Dongying, eastern China's Shandong province. A dozen monkeys are being trained at the school as part of festivities for the upcoming Year of the Monkey which begins on Feb. 8.
Egyptian fishermen cover their boats with blankets due to cold weather on the Nile River, in Cairo.