AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

Red Crescent doctors treat three children injured in a motorcycle accident as a mother of one child weeps outside, in Raqqa, Syria, on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. A U.S.-backed Syrian force declared victory over the Islamic State group in its former “capital” of Raqqa on Friday, declaring the northern Syrian city free of any extremist presence. (AP Photo/Gabriel Chaim)


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