AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

In this Wednesday, May 16, 2018, file photo, Muslim men perform an evening prayer called "tarawih" marking the first eve of the holy fasting month of

In this Thursday, May 17, 2018, file photo, students read the Quran during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan at Ar-Raudlatul Hasanah

In this Wednesday, May 16, 2018, file photo, South Korean army soldiers stand guard inside a military guard post as ribbons hanging on a wire fence wi

In this Wednesday, May 16, 2018, file photo, a U.S. F-22 Raptor stealth fighter jet lands as South Korea and the United States conduct the Max Thunder

In this Saturday, May 12, 2018, file photo, Buddhists carry lanterns in a parade during the Lotus Lantern Festival to celebrate the upcoming birthday

In this Wednesday, May 16, 2018, file photo, Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim arrives at his house in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Malaysia's reform

In this Wednesday, May 16, 2018, file photo, Malaysia's jailed opposition icon Anwar Ibrahim reacts to supporters as he leaves a hospital in Kuala Lum

In this Wednesday, May 16, 2018, file photo, Malaysia's reformist icon Anwar Ibrahim, center, gestures to his supporters during a rally in Petaling Ja

In this Sunday, May 13, 2018, file photo, members of police bomb squad inspect the wreckage of motorcycles at the site where an explosion went off out

In this Sunday, May 13, 2018, file photo, an Indian man stands on the balcony of his apartment during a suddens storm accompanied by rain in New Delh

In this Saturday, May 12, 2018, file photo, riot polices stand in position to block activists during a peace rally, Yangon, Myanmar. Myanmar police ha

In this May 13, 2018, file photo, file photo, people mourn near a damaged building in Beichuan in southwestern China's Sichuan province. Saturday was

Muslim men perform an evening prayer marking the first eve of the holy month of Ramadan on the Indonesian island of Bali.

In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, South Korean soldiers stand guard at a post near the border truce village of Panmunjom, after North Korea canceled a high-level meeting with South Korea to protest U.S.-S. Korean military exercises.

In Seoul, South Korea, Buddhists carry lanterns in a parade during the Lotus Lantern Festival to celebrate the upcoming birthday of the Buddha on Tuesday.

Malaysian reformist Anwar Ibrahim waves to supporters after receiving a royal pardon that paved the way for his political comeback as a prime minister-in-waiting following his alliance's stunning election victory.

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This gallery was curated by Associated Press photo editor Masayo Yoshida in Tokyo.

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