AP Week in Pictures: Europe and Africa

Dec 1, 2022, 9:13 AM | Updated: 11:19 pm
A resident wounded after a Russian attack lies inside an ambulance before being taken to a hospital...

A resident wounded after a Russian attack lies inside an ambulance before being taken to a hospital in Kherson, southern Ukraine, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

(AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

              Salon owners pose in front of their shops in Goma, Democratic Republic of Congo, Saturday Nov. 26, 2022. At a time of tension and economic uncertainty, the bold names and brightly colored storefronts bring a sense of normalcy to residents who have contended with conflict and natural disasters such as volcanic eruptions for decades. (AP Photo/Jerome Delay)
            
              Ukrainian military's Grad multiple rocket launcher fires rockets at Russian positions in the frontline near Bakhmut, Donetsk region, Ukraine, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/LIBKOS)
            
              The castle of the city of Kronberg is surrounded by fog near Frankfurt, Germany, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
            
              Elderly residents are evacuated by a local organization from the southern city of Kherson, Ukraine, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
            
              Viktor Anastasiev's wife cries near her wounded husband after a Russian strike in Kherson, southern Ukraine, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
            
              Pope Francis looks at an acrobat of the "Black Blues Brothers" performing during his weekly general audience in St. Peter's Square at The Vatican, Wednesday, Nov. 30, 2022. (AP Photo/Andrew Medichini)
            
              Ukrainian servicemen shoot towards Russian positions in the frontline at an undisclosed location in the Donetsk region, Ukraine, Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022. (AP Photo/Roman Chop)
            
              People enjoy skating on the ice rink opened on Red Square, with the GUM State Department store in the background in Moscow, Russia, Monday, Nov. 28, 2022. Moscow temperatures on Monday dropped to -5°C ( 23 F). (AP Photo)
            
              The body of a woman killed during a Russian attack is covered with an emergency blanket before being transported to the morgue in Kherson, southern Ukraine, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)
            
              Oscar Otte of Germany returns the ball to Canada's Felix Auger Aliassime during a Davis Cup quarter-final tennis match between Germany and Canada in Malaga, Spain, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Joan Monfort)
            
              Senegal soccer fans react to their team scoring during World Cup group A soccer match against Ecuador, played in Qatar, on a video screen set up at a fan zone in Dakar, Senegal, Tuesday Nov. 29, 2022. (AP Photo/Leo Correa)
            
              An aerial view of damaged houses after heavy rainfall triggered landslides that collapsed buildings and left as many as 12 people missing, in Casamicciola, on the southern Italian island of Ischia, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022.  (AP Photo/Salvatore Laporta)
            
              A dog who got trapped in his owners' car for some 72 hours peeks through the windscreen while rescuers search for possible survivors of the family in Casamicciola, on the southern Italian island of Ischia, Monday, Nov. 28, 2022. (AP Photo/Salvatore Laporta)
            
              Fireworks light the sky at a Christmas fair which opened ahead of the holiday season in Bucharest, Romania, Friday, Nov. 25, 2022. (AP Photo/Andreea Alexandru)
            
              A resident wounded after a Russian attack lies inside an ambulance before being taken to a hospital in Kherson, southern Ukraine, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Bernat Armangue)

Nov. 25 – Dec. 1

A week in which the war in Ukraine dominated the news, deadly landslides occurred on the southern Italian island of Ischia and the men’s soccer World Cup group matches continued in Qatar. This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by The Associated Press from Europe and Africa in the last week. The selection was curated Chief Photographer for Madrid Emilio Morenatti.

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AP Week in Pictures: Europe and Africa