President Donald Trump faced battles across many fronts in 2018, ending the year politically weakened after his Republican Party lost control of the U.S. House of Representatives at midterm elections in November.
27 Feb 2018. Washington, United States. Reuters/Leah Millis
White House Communications Director Hope Hicks leaves the U.S. Capitol after attending the House Intelligence Committee closed door meeting. Leah Millis: "This is the product of about seven hours of waiting and lots of team work involving constant coordination to guess where to wait in order to capture Hope Hicks as she left the hill. Luckily, there were several cameramen along for the moment and their lighting captured her perfectly."
12 Jun 2018. Singapore, Singapore. Reuters/Jonathan Ernst
Jonathan Ernst: "On a historic and difficult day, it was fun to look for the odd angle or expression. Here, Trump and Kim walk away after impromptu remarks to reporters - which clearly pleased the North Korean leader."
16 Jul 2018. Helsinki, Finland. Reuters/Kevin Lamarque
Kevin Lamarque: "Body language can give an ordinary photo extraordinary meaning, and here, Trump and Putin did not disappoint."
6 Nov 2018. Indianapolis, United States. Reuters/Chris Bergin
Chris Bergin: "I saw the colour-coordinated woman in the back of the ball room while covering mid-term elections. She stood out to me because she was lit by a single overhead light that created deep shadows."
14 Feb 2018. Washington, United States. Reuters/Joshua Roberts
Fred Guttenberg (left), the father of Jaime Guttenberg, a victim of the February 14, 2018 mass shooting in Parkland, Florida, reaches out to try to shake hands with U.S. Supreme Court nominee Judge Brett Kavanaugh during his U.S. Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing. Joshua Roberts: "This came in a break in testimony and Kavanaugh was surprised as Guttenberg approached but as he turned away he looked anxious. Kavanaugh later said he did not understand who Guttenberg was at the time."