AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

October 21, 2017

A luxury purse is reflected on a woman checking on her smartphone outside a fashion boutique at a popular shopping mall in Beijing, on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. China's economic growth edged down in the latest quarter but was buoyed by strength in retail spending and exports. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

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 images of visitors silhouetted on the beach in Biarritz, France; doctors treating the injured in Raqqa, Syria; and voters waiting to cast their ballots in Caracas, Venezuela.


This gallery contains photos from the week of Oct. 14-20, 2017.

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This gallery was produced by Patrick Sison in New York.

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