AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

May 12, 2018

Hannique Ruder, a 65-year-old resident living in the Leilani Estates subdivision, stands on a mound of hardened lava near Pahoa, Hawaii on Friday, May 11, 2018. The Kilauea volcano has destroyed more than 35 structures since it began releasing lava from vents about 25 miles (40 kilometers) east of the summit crater. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

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 images include Cinco de Mayo celebrations in Mexico; a resident standing on a cooled lava flow in Hawaii; and election workers in Malaysia.


This gallery contains photos from the week of May 5-11, 2018.

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This gallery was produced by Patrick Sison in New York.

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