Cold Snap Hits China and Buries Country Under Avalanche of Snow Pics

Snow-capped roofs and dusted fields paint a stunning picture of a village in suburban Xi’an, Shaanxi Province, after a cold snap buffeted China with snow flurries and frigid temperatures over the weekend. At the foot of the Qin mountain range, the village looks more like it should belong on the Tibetan Plateau, but then again much of the country did after the weekend’s big chill.