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AP Photos: Editor selections from the past week in Asia

April 13, 2018

In this April 10, 2018 photo, a woman walks by a man sitting outside an American apparel store at a shopping mall in Beijing. China's President Xi Jinping promised to cut auto import taxes, open China's markets further and improve conditions for foreign companies in a speech Tuesday that called for international cooperation against a backdrop of a spiraling dispute with Washington over trade and technology. (AP Photo/Andy Wong, File)

A man sits outside an American apparel store in Beijing, where President Xi Jinping promised to cut auto import taxes and open China’s markets further amid a spiraling trade dispute with the United States.

In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, supporters of former South Korean President Park Geun-hye rally for her release in Seoul, where she was convicted on corruption charges and sentenced to 24 years in prison.

In disputed Kashmir, an Indian policeman fires a smoke grenade to disperse stone-throwing youths who were protesting the killings of three civilians.

The Fiji team celebrates after defeating Kenya in the final of the Hong Kong Sevens rugby tournament in Hong Kong.

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This gallery was curated by Associated Press photo editor Shuji Kajiyama in Tokyo.

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