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  • A Lithuanian Orthodox worshipper lights candles on Orthodox Christmas Eve in the Prechistensky, the Cathedral Palace in Vilnius, Lithuania, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Mindaugas Kulbis)

  • A boy looks down the tracks as he waits at the Lucknow, India train station during a cold and foggy morning, on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)

  • A boy shouts after catching a trout during a contest in Hwacheon, South Korea, on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. The contest is part of an annual ice festival which draws over 1,000,000 visitors every year. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

  • People play Sepak takraw (kick volleyball) on the edge of the runway of the Yangon international airport in Yangon, Myanmar, on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. (AP Photo/Thein Zaw)

  • An 11th century Romanesque church and the remains of the ancient village San Roman de Sau, which are usually covered by water, are partially exposed in a reservoir in Vilanova de Sau, Catalonia, Spain, on Thursday, Jan. 11, 2018. The reservoir, built in the early 1960s, is so low on water that the ruins of buildings which are usually submerged are now visible. (AP Photo/Emilio Morenatti)

  • A banana seller, right, walks on the beach during sunset at Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. The town on the southeast coast of Bangladesh is known for its very long, sandy beachfront. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

  • Women wearing kimonos speak on cell phones after a Coming of Age ceremony at the Toshimaen amusement park in Tokyo during the national holiday on Monday, Jan. 8, 2018. (AP Photo/Shizuo Kambayashi)

  • Fog blows off the East River past the Brooklyn bridge onto pedestrians walking on a promenade on the East River in New York on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)

  • People skate and walk on the frozen "Oeschinensee" mountain lake 1,580 meters (5,200 feet) above sea level near Kandersteg, Switzerland in the Bernese Oberland, on Sunday, Jan. 7, 2018. (Peter Klaunzer/Keystone via AP)

  • A woman performs a voodoo ceremony sprinkling water on a cross before the start of a memorial service honoring the victims of the 2010 earthquake, at Titanyen, a mass burial site north of Port-au-Prince, Haiti, on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. The magnitude 7.0 earthquake killed an estimated 300,000 people and displaced more than 1 million. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)

  • A woman walks past a mural of boys playing a game in Dubai, United Arab Emirates on Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. (AP Photo/Jon Gambrell)

  • The city of Oberstdorf, Germany and the ski jump for the Four Hills Tournament are illuminated by artificial lights on a rainy Thursday evening, Jan. 11, 2018, in the Bavarian Alps. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

  • Ana Lucia Parada hangs laundry out to dry on the outskirts of Bogota, Colombia, Wednesday, Jan. 10, 2018. (AP Photo/Fernando Vergara)

  • A villager rides in the traditional Epiphany celebration horse race in Pietrosani, Romania, Saturday, Jan. 6, 2018. According to the local traditions, following a religious service, villagers have their horses blessed with holy water then compete in a race. (AP Photo/Vadim Ghirda)

  • Fog shrouds the Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial in Washington on Friday, Jan. 12, 2018. A federal holiday to commemorate his birthday will be observed Monday. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

Saturday, January 13, 2018 4:31 am

AP PHOTOS: A selection of pictures from the past week

By The Associated Press

Here's your look at 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 images include Orthodox Christmas celebrations in Lithuania; a village in Spain partly submerged by a reservoir; and a voodoo ceremony for Haitian earthquake victims.


This gallery contains photos from the week of Jan. 6-12, 2018.

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This gallery was produced by Patrick Sison in New York.