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PHOTO GALLERY: A selection of pictures from the past week

August 24, 2019
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Men hold back a grieving relative next to the coffins of victims of the wedding hall bombing during a mass funeral in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. The deadly bombing in the capital late Saturday killed dozens, a reminder that the war-weary country faces daily threats not only from the long-established Taliban but also from a brutal local affiliate of the Islamic State group, which claimed responsibility for the attack. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)
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Men hold back a grieving relative next to the coffins of victims of the wedding hall bombing during a mass funeral in Kabul, Afghanistan, Sunday, Aug. 18, 2019. The deadly bombing in the capital late Saturday killed dozens, a reminder that the war-weary country faces daily threats not only from the long-established Taliban but also from a brutal local affiliate of the Islamic State group, which claimed responsibility for the attack. (AP Photo/Rafiq Maqbool)

Here’s your look at 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 includes twins participating in a tango world championship in Argentina; a robot staffing a box office in Tokyo; and rugby players lifted into the air during a match in South Africa.

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This gallery contains photos from the week of Aug. 17-23, 2019.

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This gallery was produced by Patrick Sison in New York.

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