AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

A Kashmiri boy hides behind a piece of plywood to shield himself from stones and glass marbles during a clash between Indian police and

A first-year midshipman, known as a "plebe," carries a dummy rifle covered in mud during Sea Trials, a day-long training exercise that

A statue of Confederate Gen. P.G.T. Beauregard is removed from the entrance to City Park in New Orleans, just after 3 a.m. Wednesday, M

Female voters queue at a polling station for the presidential and municipal council election in the city of Qom, Iran, 78 miles (125 ki

Dan Copeland, left, and Alex Morneau of Biddeford, Maine, former high school cheerleaders, perform back flips during record-breaking he

A man surveys damage at the mountain resort town of Zabadani in the Damascus countryside, Syria, on Thursday, May 18, 2017. An estimate

Anti-government protesters shield themselves from tear gas canisters as security forces disperse an opposition march and block them fro

Bullfighters and assistants walk along the ring during the "paseillo" (ritual entrance) to the arena before a bullfight at the Las Vent

A Buddhist monk offers prayers in front of a window display of hats at a department store in the Ginza shopping district in Tokyo Tuesd

Devotes take part in the pilgrimage with the ancient relic of Saint Gregory in Sorlada, northern Spain, Sunday, May 14, 2017. Every yea

A city bus crew member stands next to his vehicle as he is illuminated red by the tail lights of other vehicles in rush hour traffic in

Highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see.

This week's gallery features images of women voters in Iran, protesters in Venezuela and bullfighters in Madrid.


This gallery contains photos published May 6-12, 2017.

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This gallery was produced by Patrick Sison in New York.