Russia has put its forces on combat alert to ensure security for the Winter Olympics in Sochi.
Day 8 saw gold for Poland, Britain, Slovakia, South Korea, Norway, Switzerland and Canada. Czech snowboarder Ester Ledecka caused a shock in the Super-G and Japan's Yuszuru Hanyu took figure skating honors.
Drama in the ladies' speedskating 500m final, pain and joy in the luge and finally a gold medal for the man considered the world's best skiier. Day 4 in Pyeongchang was packed full of medals and madness.
Heavy winds caused chaotic scenes on Day 3 of the Winter Olympics, but there was still plenty of action. Two athletes made Olympic history while Germany stayed on top of the medals tally.
The penultimate day of the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics saw the first woman to win gold in two different sports, while the American men won their first-ever gold medal in curling. Canada took bronze in men's ice hockey.
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