AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

In this Monday, July 8, 2019, file photo, people visit Mansu Hill to pay tribute to the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il on the occasion of th

In this Monday, July 8, 2019, file photo, people visit Mansu Hill to pay tribute to the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il on the occasion of th

In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, thousands of candles are arranged in the shape of the Milky Way to celebrate Tanabata, a Japanese star festi

In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, thousands of candles are arranged in the shape of the Milky Way to celebrate Tanabata, a Japanese star festi

In this Saturday, July 6, 2019, file photo, people light candles during a vigil to mourn the recent suicide of a woman due to the government's policy

In this Saturday, July 6, 2019, file photo, people light candles during a vigil to mourn the recent suicide of a woman due to the government's policy

In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, attendees hold up their lit mobile phones during a rally by mothers in support of student protesters in Hong

In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, attendees hold up their lit mobile phones during a rally by mothers in support of student protesters in Hong

In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, attendees light up their mobile phones during a rally by mothers in Hong Kong. Student unions from two Hong

In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, attendees light up their mobile phones during a rally by mothers in Hong Kong. Student unions from two Hong

In this Tuesday, July 9, 2019, file photo, Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam pauses during a press conference in Hong Kong. Lam said Tuesday the ef

In this Tuesday, July 9, 2019, file photo, Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam pauses during a press conference in Hong Kong. Lam said Tuesday the ef

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019, file photo, protesters march with a flag calling for Hong Kong independence in Hong Kong. Thousands of people, many wear

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019, file photo, protesters march with a flag calling for Hong Kong independence in Hong Kong. Thousands of people, many wear

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019, file photo, police officers arrest a protester in Hong Kong. Tens of thousands of people, many wearing black shirts and

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019, file photo, police officers arrest a protester in Hong Kong. Tens of thousands of people, many wearing black shirts and

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019, file photo, from right; Ren Dejun, Liao Qiang, Peng Ran and Ren Ruiting follow a hymn book during service at a church in

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019, file photo, from right; Ren Dejun, Liao Qiang, Peng Ran and Ren Ruiting follow a hymn book during service at a church in

In this Tuesday, July 9, 2019, file photo, custom officers stand near containers of waste at Tanjung Perak port in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. Ind

In this Tuesday, July 9, 2019, file photo, custom officers stand near containers of waste at Tanjung Perak port in Surabaya, East Java, Indonesia. Ind

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019, file photo, an image of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is shown inside a mock dartboard with slogans that read

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019, file photo, an image of Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte is shown inside a mock dartboard with slogans that read

In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, Leejay Acopio, the mother of the slain three-year-old girl Myka Upina, cries during mass at her wake at Rodr

In this Friday, July 5, 2019, file photo, Leejay Acopio, the mother of the slain three-year-old girl Myka Upina, cries during mass at her wake at Rodr

North Koreans pay tribute to their late leaders, Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il, on the 25th death anniversary of the founder of the nation.

In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, thousands of candles are arranged in the shape of the Milky Way to celebrate Tanabata, a Japanese star festival, at Zoijoji Temple in Tokyo.

People in Hong Kong attend a vigil mourning a woman who took her own life during protests against a bill that would allow extradition of suspects to mainland China.

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This gallery was curated by Associated Press photo editor Toru Takahashi in Tokyo.

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