The Most Surprising Pictures of 2010
Yushu County, Qinghai Province, China
Photograph by Ni Yuxing / EPA
An ethnic Tibetan monk throws the body of a child onto a funeral pyre in a ditch in Jiegu Town of Yushu County, Qinghai province, after an earthquake registering 7.1 on the richter scale hit the area. April 19, 2010. Over 1,400 people died in the disaster.