Pictures of the week

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 Buddhist monks gathering at the gates of a temple in Thailand; a view from a police helicopter during a raid targeting illegal gold mining in Peru; and security forces during a disruption in the parliament in Kosovo.

This gallery contains photos published Feb. 21-Feb. 27, 2016.


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Text from the AP news story, AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week.

 

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