An anti-government protester throws a stone at riot police amid teargas fired by the police during clashes in the village of Diraz, west of Manama, Bahrain. Protests following the death of 20-year-old Fadhel Abbas threatened to sour a new attempt to restart negotiations between Bahrain's government, led by the ruling al-Khalifa family, and opposition groups.
A man walks at Fo Guang Shan Dong Zen Buddhist Temple decorated for the Chinese New Year in Jenjarom, outside Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
Fireworks explode in the skyline of the city during Chinese New Year celebrations at the Marina Bay in Singapore.
Traffic moves south on I-75 past a hill covered with ice in Covington, Kentucky, USA, where temperatures remain in single digits.