Reuters journalists Wa Lone and Kyaw She Oo walk out of Myanmar prison after 511 days in detention on charges of illegally possessing official documents for a story they wrote about a massacre of Rohingya Muslims by government forces.
In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, Kashmiri Muslims offer prayers on the first day of the holy month of Ramadan, when the faithful refrain from eating, drinking and smoking from dawn to dusk.
Thailand’s newly crowned King Maha Vajiralonghorn appears on the balcony of the Grand Palace in Bangkok with his family following three days of the elaborate coronation ceremony.
In this May 7, 2019, photo, Kashmiri Muslims offer prayers on the first day of fasting month of Ramadan inside a shrine in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. (AP Photo/Mukhtar Khan)
This gallery was curated by Associated Press photo editor Wally Santana in Bangkok.
In this May 6, 2019, photo, a woman rests at a mosque during the first day of the holy fasting month of Ramadan in Bali, Indonesia. (AP Photo/Firdia Lisnawati)
In this May 6, 2019, photo, Indian women stand in a queue to cast their votes at a polling station at a village in Neemrana, in the Indian state of Rajasthan. (AP Photo/Manish Swarup)
In this May 3, 2019, photo, model displays a creation by Rosie Rahmadi during the Muslim Fashion Festival in Jakarta, Indonesia. (AP Photo/Achmad Ibrahim)
In this May 6, 2019, photo, Thailand’s royal family from left; Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana, daughter, Prince Dipangkorn Rasmijoti, son, Princess Bajrakitiyabha, daughter, King Maha Vajiralongkorn and Queen Suthida wave to an audience from the balcony of Suddhaisavarya Prasad Hall in the Grand Palace during the coronation ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
In this May 5, 2019, photo, Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn is transported on the royal palanquin by royal bearers during the Royal Procession on Land to encircle the city for the king’s coronation ceremonies in Bangkok, Thailand. (AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit)
In this May 5, 2019, photo, people on their knees, reach up to take pictures of King Maha Vajiralongkorn as he passes through the streets during his coronation ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand. (AP Photo/Gemunu Amarasinghe)
In this May 5, 2019, photo, Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn is carried on a palanquin through the streets outside the Grand Palace for the public to pay homage during the second day of his coronation ceremony in Bangkok. (AP Photo/Wason Wanichorn)
In this May 9, 2019, photo, India’s ruling Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) supporters wear masks of Indian prime minister Narendra Modi and wait for his arrival during an election campaign rally in Prayagraj, India. (AP Photo/Rajesh Kumar Singh)
In this May 8, 2019, photo, supporters of the opposition senatorial candidates brave the rain as they listen to speeches at their last campaign rally together, a few days before the May 13 midterm elections in Manila, Philippines. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)
In this May 3, 2019, photo, motorcycles lie on a street in Puri district after Cyclone Fani hit the coastal eastern state of Odisha, India. Cyclone Fani tore through India’s eastern coast on Friday as a grade 5 storm, lashing beaches with rain and winds gusting up to 205 kilometers (127 miles) per hour and affecting weather as far away as Mount Everest as it approached the former imperial capital of Kolkata. (AP Photo)
In this May 8, 2019, photo, workers share cigarettes near a booth promoting Made in China with Chinese calligraphy for “China Trendy” in Beijing. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
In this May 7, 2019, photo, shaven-headed young boys wear VR devices to experience 5G service at LG UPlus 5G experience place in Seoul, South Korea. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)
In this May 7, 2019, photo, an electronic stock board shows Japan’s Nikkei 225 index at a securities firm in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Eugene Hoshiko)
In this May 6, 2019, photo, a woman touches a bull statue on display outside a bank in Beijing,. Shares and oil prices have tumbled after President Donald Trump jolted markets with a threat to raise more tariffs on imports from China, spooking investors who had been expecting good news this week on trade. (AP Photo/Andy Wong) View more: