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AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

December 20, 2019 GMT
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In this Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, file photo, a man is silhouetted against the sky during a tour at the new National Stadium, in Tokyo. The stadium is officially completed. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)
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In this Sunday, Dec. 15, 2019, file photo, a man is silhouetted against the sky during a tour at the new National Stadium, in Tokyo. The stadium is officially completed. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong, File)

A man is silhouetted against the sky during a tour of the new National Stadium in Tokyo.

In other images from the Asia Pacific region this week, trapped flower vendors are pulled out from a collapsed wall following an earthquake that struck the southern Philippines.

A man prays inside the Jamia Masjid mosque in the main city of Srinagar in Indian-controlled Kashmir, which reopened for the first time since authorities locked down the disputed Himalayan region in August after stripping it of its semi-autonomous status.

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

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