AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

In this Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, file photo, firefighters and local people help douse a fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh. A devastating fire raced through a

In this Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019, file photo, firefighters and local people help douse a fire in Dhaka, Bangladesh. A devastating fire raced through a

In this Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, file photo, Indian police men keep vigil next to a barbed wire fencing during the third day of curfew in Jammu, India.

In this Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019, file photo, Indian police men keep vigil next to a barbed wire fencing during the third day of curfew in Jammu, India.

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, Le Phuc Hai, 66, left, and To Gia Huy, 9, sit after having Trump and Kim haircuts in Hanoi, Vietnam.  U.S.

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, Le Phuc Hai, 66, left, and To Gia Huy, 9, sit after having Trump and Kim haircuts in Hanoi, Vietnam. U.S.

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, visitors watch the Forbidden City is illuminated with colorful lights during the Lantern Festival in Beiji

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, visitors watch the Forbidden City is illuminated with colorful lights during the Lantern Festival in Beiji

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, a child watches dragon dance performance during the Lantern Festival organized by city government at a squ

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, a child watches dragon dance performance during the Lantern Festival organized by city government at a squ

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, visitors watch the Wumen Gate wall of the Forbidden City illuminated with lights for the Lantern Festival

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, visitors watch the Wumen Gate wall of the Forbidden City illuminated with lights for the Lantern Festival

In this Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, a supporter of Pheu Thai Party white paint with a message on his head reading "Pheu Thai Party love people"

In this Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, file photo, a supporter of Pheu Thai Party white paint with a message on his head reading "Pheu Thai Party love people"

In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, file photo, an Indian Air Force (IAF) airborne early warning AWACS plane flies during an air exercise named 'Vayu Sha

In this Saturday, Feb. 16, 2019, file photo, an Indian Air Force (IAF) airborne early warning AWACS plane flies during an air exercise named 'Vayu Sha

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, visitors look at their mobile phones outside the Gwanghwamun, the main gate of the 14th-century Gyeongbok

In this Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, file photo, visitors look at their mobile phones outside the Gwanghwamun, the main gate of the 14th-century Gyeongbok

In this Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, file photo, Confetti rains on new Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray as she waves a Philippine flag during her homecomi

In this Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019, file photo, Confetti rains on new Miss Universe 2018 Catriona Gray as she waves a Philippine flag during her homecomi

A fire that raced through part of a historic district of Bangladesh's capital took hours to extinguish and killed dozens. Firefighters and residents frantically worked to douse the flames in the densely packed neighborhood that is a mix of homes, shops and warehouses.

In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, Indian police kept vigil on the streets during a curfew in Jammu, India, and other sensitive locations following a suicide attack in Indian-controlled Kashmir that killed at least 40 soldiers.

Customers at a Hanoi, Vietnam, barbershop are emulating the hairstyles of President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un before the two leaders meet for their second summit next week.

In the Forbidden City and other places, people marked the Lantern Festival at the end of the lunar new year celebrations.

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

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