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Topshots of the Week (19-25 November, 2022)


Selection of some of the most striking photographs taken by AFP photojournalists this past week (19-25 November, 2022).


Oil Heads, climate activists from the Ocean Rebellion group, vomit mock oil as they demonstrate against the use of fossil fuels outside the offices of the International Maritime Organisation in London on November 21, 2022.
© Daniel LEAL / AFP

A villager carries the body of his dead son following a 5.6-magnitude earthquake that killed at least 162 people, with hundreds injured and others missing in Cianjur on November 22, 2022.
© Aditya AJI / AFP

ALTERNATIVE CROP - Argentina's forward #10 Lionel Messi reacts during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group C football match between Argentina and Saudi Arabia at the Lusail Stadium in Lusail, north of Doha on November 22, 2022.

People rest in a coffee shop in Lviv as the city lives through a scheduled power outages on November 24, 2022, after the latest Russian massive airstrikes on the Ukrainian energy infrastructure, amid the Russian invasion in Ukraine.

People wearing Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) walk along a street in Beijing on November 23, 2022, amid a lockdown due to Covid-19 coronavirus restrictions.
© Noel CELIS / AFP

France's forward #09 Olivier Giroud (2ndL) celebrates with teammates after he scored during the Qatar 2022 World Cup Group D football match between France and Australia at the Al-Janoub Stadium in Al-Wakrah, south of Doha on November 22, 2022.
© Franck FIFE / AFP

New members of South Sudan Police Service (SSPS) of the Unified Forces attend with handmade wooden rifles or sticks the graduation ceremony in Malakal on November 21, 2022. About nine thousand members including former soldiers of rebels in South Sudan's civil war were integrated into the country's Unified Forces after more than 3 years of training.
© Samir BOL / AFP

A Syrian fighter fires a rocket-propelleged grenade (RPG) during military drills by the Turkish-backed "Suleiman Shah Division" in the opposition-held Afrin region of northern Syria on November 22, 2022.