The best photography from around the region this week: October 10, 2013

  • Supporters of ousted Egyptian President Mohamed Morsi fire flares and throw stones at  riot police during clashes in downtown Cairo, Egypt. Amr Abdallah Dalsh / Reuters
  • Pakistani children peek out of a bus as they leave school in Wajah Khiel, Swat Valley, Pakistan. Anja Niedringhaus / AP Photo
  • Military aircraft fly over Tahrir Square and participate in flying display as Egypt celebrates the anniversary of an attack on Israeli forces during the 1973 war, in Cairo, Egypt. Mohamed Abd El Ghany / Reuters
  • A man shaves his monkey with a razor before it performs tricks for money in Lahore, Pakistan. Mohsin Raza / Reuters
  • People gather in Tahrir square to celebrate the anniversary of an attack on Israeli forces during the 1973 war, in Cairo, Egypt. Mohamed Abd El Ghany / Reuters
  • Relatives of one of the soldiers who was killed, during an attack at a checkpoint near the city of Bani Walid, mourn during an official military memorial ceremony, in Tripoli, Libya. Ismail Zitouny / Reuters
  • Pilgrims perform evening prayers in Mecca's Grand Mosque in the holy city of Mecca, Saudi Arabia. Fayez Nureldine / AFP
  • A medic checks a wounded child at a hospital in the northern city of Dohuk , Iraq. Safin Hamed / AFP
  • Supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi run for cover from tear gas during clashes with riot police along Ramsis street in downtown Cairo, Egypt. Ahmed Gamel / AFP
  • Palestinian children hoping to cross into Egypt, look out of a bus window at the Rafah crossing between Egypt and the southern Gaza Strip. Ahmed Zakot / Reuters
  • Afghan National Army  officers take part in a training exercise at the Military Training Centre in Kabul, Afghanistan. Omar Sobhani / Reuters
  • A makeshift chair lift with people on board crosses the Swat river on the outskirts of Mingora, Swat Valley, Pakistan. Anja Niedringhaus / AP Photo
  • Pakistani women sit outside their makeshift tents baking bread on a fire for their families, in a slum in Islamabad, Pakistan. Muhammed Muheisen / AP Photo

October 10, 2013

The best images from the last seven days from around the Gulf and across the Middle East.

 

Photo edit and sequencing by photo editor, James O'Hara

                     
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