AP week in pictures from around the globe
A man waves a flag with the image of Diego Maradona in downtown Buenos Aires, Argentina, Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020. Maradona, the Argentine soccer great who was among the best players ever and who led his country to the 1986 World Cup title, died of a heart attack at his home in Buenos Aires. He was 60.
A Tigray woman who fled the conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region waits to get treatment at a clinic in Umm Rakouba refugee camp in Qadarif, eastern Sudan, on Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020. Misery continues for the refugees in Sudan, with little food, little medicine, little shelter, little funding and little or no contact with loved ones left behind in Tigray.
Workers in protective suits carry a coffin containing the body of someone who presumably died of the coronavirus for burial in Medan, North Sumatra, Indonesia, Tuesday, Nov. 24, 2020.
An elderly Kashmir villager walks on a snow-covered road during the season's first snowfall on the outskirts of Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir, Monday, Nov. 23, 2020.
Children wearing face masks as a precaution against the coronavirus participate in morning prayer at the Sangharsh Vidya Kendra school at a slum area on the outskirts of Jammu, India, Wednesday, Nov.25, 2020. The school provides free education to underprivileged children two days a week.
A shopper makes his way past a large puddle of water to join the socially distanced line of people waiting to get into Best Buy on Black Friday in Dartmouth, Mass., early Friday morning, Nov. 27, 2020.
Angels Trepat says goodbye to her mother Angelina, 91, through a window after visiting her at the Icaria nursing home in Barcelona, Spain, Friday, Nov. 27, 2020. Angels visits her mother daily in the nursing home, where she has been living for more than ten years, but during pandemic they have to refrain from hugs and physical contact to protect themselves from COVID-19.
A couple makes a selfie in the projection of "Diving in the sea of colors" by the German light artist Daniel Margraf on the Palais de Rumine ahead of the Lausanne Light Festival in Lausanne, Switzerland, Monday, Nov. 23, 2020. Eight projections on different buildings aiming to showcase the city of Lausanne under a new light will be on display during the festival from Nov. 24 to Dec. 24, 2020.
A demonstrator has her mask around her wrists as restaurants, bars and night clubs owners protest in Marseille, France, Thursday, Nov. 26, 2020. The government laid out details Thursday of a gradual easing of France's monthlong virus lockdown, including hundreds of millions of euros in new aid for struggling workers and students and businesses forced to close.
Inflatable yellow ducks, which have become good-humored symbols of resistance during anti-government rallies, are lifted over a crowd of protesters Friday, Nov. 27, 2020 in Bangkok, Thailand. Pro-democracy demonstrators are continuing their calls for the government to step down and reforms to the constitution and the monarchy.
Oliver De Ros
Riot police form a cordon as flames shoot out of the Congress building in Guatemala City after protesters set part of the building on fire Saturday, Nov. 21, 2020. Hundreds of people were protesting in various parts of the country Saturday against Guatemalan President Alejandro Giammattei and members of Congress for their approval of the 2021 budget that reduced funds for education, health and the fight for human rights.
A man wearing a protective mask to help curb the spread of the coronavirus runs across a pedestrian crossing Wednesday, Nov. 25, 2020, in Tokyo. The Japanese capital confirmed more than 400 new coronavirus cases on Wednesday.
This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published in the past week by The Associated Press from around the world.
The selection was curated by AP photo editor Aaron Jackson in New York.
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