Weekly Global Photo Highlights: July 8-14, 2023

by Ethan Kim
Global Photo Highlights

JULY 8 – 14, 2023

This week’s photo collection showcases captivating scenes from across the globe, brought to you by The Big Big News. Included are images of Israeli demonstrations against Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government’s proposed changes to the judicial system, in Tel Aviv, Israel, and Belgium’s Jasper Philipsen’s triumphant fourth stage victory in the Tour de France cycling race, which spanned 180 kilometers (112 miles) from Clermont-Ferrand to Moulins, France. Additionally, you’ll find lively scenes from the San Fermín festival in Pamplona, Spain, where participants run alongside a fiery bull.

Fireworks burst over the Eiffel Tower during the Bastille Day celebrations in Paris, Friday, July 14, 2023. (AP Photo/Aurelien Morissard)

Petra Kvitova of the Czech Republic rejoices after defeating Serbia’s Natalija Stevanovic during a women’s singles match at the Wimbledon tennis championships, London, Saturday, July 8, 2023. (AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth)

Residents affected by flooding receive aid from the National Disaster Response Force (NDRF) personnel in a low-lying area near the Yamuna river in New Delhi, India, Friday, July 14, 2023. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)

A relative mourns outside a hospital in Srinagar, Indian-controlled Kashmir, following an attack on three migrant laborers in South Kashmir’s Shopian district, Thursday, July 13, 2023. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)

Jasper Philipsen of Belgium celebrates his fourth stage win at the Tour de France, with Netherlands’ Dylan Groenewegen and Germany’s Phil Bauhaus following closely, Wednesday, July 12, 2023. (AP Photo/Thibault Camus)

Moqtada Sadr’s Shiite Muslim supporters burn rainbow flags in a demonstration held in Sadr City, responding to Quran burning in Sweden, Baghdad, Iraq, Wednesday, July 12, 2023. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

Maori Pomeroy-Farrell of Fiji competes in the 1m Springboard Men’s event at the World Swimming Championships in Fukuoka, Japan, Friday, July 14, 2023. (AP Photo/Lee Jin-man)

U.S. President Joe Biden and Britain’s Prime Minister Rishi Sunak are pictured leaving 10 Downing Street following a meeting in London, Monday, July 10, 2023. (AP Photo/Frank Augstein)

Lava spews from the Fagradalsfjall volcano near Litli-Hrútur mountain, around 30 kilometers (19 miles) southwest of Reykjavik, Iceland, Monday, July 10, 2023. (AP Photo/Marco Di Marco)

A soldier with his dogs stands guard at the Louvre museum entrance prior to a dinner in honor of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, Paris, Friday, July 14, 2023. (AP Photo/Aurelien Morissard)

A lone cyclist rides at dawn on a small road on the outskirts of Frankfurt, Germany, Sunday, July 9, 2023. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)

Protests fueled by anger over increased living costs in Nairobi, Kenya, Wednesday, July 12, 2023. (AP Photo)

Nia Ali crosses the finish line to secure victory in the women’s 100 meter hurdles final at the U.S. track and field championships in Eugene, Ore., Saturday, July 8, 2023. (AP Photo/Ashley Landis)

Storm clouds loom over downtown Chicago and the Bronzeville neighborhood, moving east over Lake Michigan, with multiple tornado warnings issued by the National Weather Service, Wednesday, July 12, 2023. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Israelis take to the streets of Tel Aviv to voice their protest against the proposed judicial system changes by Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s government, Saturday, July 8, 2023. (AP Photo/Tsafrir Abayov)

A life-sized mannequin, symbolizing the missing bricklayer Amarildo de Souza from the Rocinha favela, is laid out under netting on Copacabana beach during a protest in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Thursday, July 13, 2023. (AP Photo/Bruna Prado)

Iraqi men and their sons cool off in the Tigris river in Baghdad, Iraq, Thursday, July 13, 2023. (AP Photo/Hadi Mizban)

A musician entertains a small crowd in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, July 13, 2023. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)

This collection was curated by AP photo editor Pamela Hassell in New York.

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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) about Global Photo Highlights

What is the timeframe of these photo highlights?

These photo highlights capture events from July 8 to July 14, 2023.

Who curated this selection of photos?

This collection was curated by AP photo editor Pamela Hassell based in New York.

What are some key events highlighted in this collection?

Key events include protests in Israel, the Tour de France cycling race in France, the San Fermín festival in Spain, and flooding relief efforts in India, among others.

Which organization published these photos?

The photos were made or published by The Big Big News.

How can I follow AP’s visual journalism?

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bookishSophie July 17, 2023 - 12:30 pm

I’m so touched by the protests in israel. It’s important to remember that real people’s lives are affected by these political decisions.

cyclefanatic July 17, 2023 - 12:35 pm

jasper philipsen is killing it at the tour de France!! so proud of him.

Paula_Moments July 17, 2023 - 12:59 pm

as a photographer myself, i must say, these are incredibly powerful images. Respect to all the photographers.

global_citizen July 17, 2023 - 2:55 pm

Just a week of happenings, and so much diversity in the human experience. Incredible.

travelbug101 July 17, 2023 - 8:07 pm

omg…the pic of the Fagradalsfjall volcano is so cool, bucket list worthy, no doubt!!

sunny_days July 17, 2023 - 9:20 pm

Really love that sunrise photo on the outskirts of Frankfurt. peaceful vibes…

JohnMiller87 July 18, 2023 - 3:08 am

Wow those photos are breathtaking!! Seriously, it feels like I’ve travelled the world just lookin at them.

Tom_Biker July 18, 2023 - 3:39 am

Good on ya, Philipsen! four stage victory at Tour de France, you rock!


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