Chinese President Xi Jinping is welcomed by Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe at the G-20 summit in Osaka.
In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, Hong Kong protesters rally outside police headquarters to press their demands for the formal withdrawal of bills that would allow extradition of suspects to mainland China.
North Koreans hold cards to create an image during a mass game performance at the May Day Stadium in Pyongyang.
This gallery was curated by Associated Press photo editor Masayo Yoshida in Tokyo.
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