2022 is drawing to a close. It is a year that captured many historical moments, some surprising, some disquieting and some inspiring.
Looking back, what are the moments worth remembering? And what are those that might shape the future?
Approaching the year-end, seven Xinhua journalists stationed in different parts of the globe have been invited to share their observations on the defining moments of the year 2022.
Produced by Xinhua Global Service