APTOPIX Peru Illegal Miners Photo Gallery

Photos by Rodrigo Abd

Peru has sent 1,000 police into its southeastern jungles to dismantle illegal gold-mining camps, just weeks before the country hosts global climate talks. Continue reading

Greece Macedonian Legacy

Photos by Petros Giannakouris

They were the ancient world’s ultimate social climbers. Continue reading

APTOPIX India Daily Life

For this week’s installment of AP’s Daily Life series, we feature photography from all over the world: Indian flower vendors arrange rose petals and garlands, a Chinese paramilitary police stands outside the Forbidden city, and a paraglider flies around the Christ the Redeemer statue.

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Mideast Egypt FGM Survivors Photo Gallery

Photos by Nariman El-Mofty

Raslan Fadl, the first doctor in Egypt to be put on trial for committing female genital mutilation, is still practicing even through a 13-year-old girl died after he performed the procedure. Continue reading

Alaska Whale Photo Gallery

Photos & Text by Gregory Bull

In Barrow, Alaska, it all begins with a euphoric voice over a crackling radio: “Hey, hey, hey!” Continue reading