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 images of a child sitting in an ambulance after being pulled out of a building hit by an airstrike in Syria; Hindu priests bathing in Nepal; and flames burning in California.
This gallery contains photos published Aug. 12-19, 2016.
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This gallery was produced by Patrick Sisson in New York.
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