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AP Week in Pictures: Asia

Aug 25, 2022, 5:00 AM | Updated: 5:07 pm

A man stands in shallow water near the dry riverbed of the Yangtze River in southwestern China's Ch...

A man stands in shallow water near the dry riverbed of the Yangtze River in southwestern China's Chongqing Municipality, Friday, Aug. 19, 2022. Ships crept down the middle of the Yangtze on Friday after the driest summer in six decades left one of the mightiest rivers shrunk to barely half its normal width and set off a scramble to contain damage to a weak economy in a politically sensitive year. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

(AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein)

Aug. 19-26, 2022

This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Asia and Pacific.

The gallery was curated by AP photo editor Wally Santana in Bangkok.

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