Anti-India protests and clashes erupted in disputed Kashmir after Indian troops killed a young shepherd who was tending his sheep, officials and residents said.

In this Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018, file photo, Kashmiri men shout slogans as they carry the body of Mohammad Saleem Malik, a civilian, during his funeral procession in Srinagar, Indian controlled Kashmir. Residents say Malik was killed by Indian troops during an anti-militancy operation in Srinagar. (AP Photo/Dar Yasin, File)

In other images from the Asia-Pacific region this week, all 47 passengers and crew survived a plane’s crash landing in a Pacific lagoon, wading through waist-deep water to the emergency exits and escaping on local boats that came to the rescue in the Micronesia archipelago.

This photo provided by Blue Flag Construction shows an Air Niugini plane floating in Pacific lagoon after its crash-landing in Pacific lagoon near Chuuk Airport in Weno, Federated States of Micronesia, Friday, Sept. 28, 2018. All of the passengers and crew survived the crash landing. The Air Niugini plane hit the water short of the runway while trying to land at Chuuk Island, according to the airline. (Blue Flag Construction via AP)

The surprise victory of opposition candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih in the Maldives’ third multiparty presidential election shook up politics in the Indian Ocean archipelago famed for its sandy white beaches and luxury resorts.

In this Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, file photo, Maldives’ opposition presidential candidate Ibrahim Mohamed Solih, center, jumps as he walks in a street march with supporters in Male, Maldive. Solih, the only contender in Sunday’s election against incumbent President Yameen Abdul Gayoom, is backed by former President Mohamed Nasheed who is now living in exile in neighboring Sri Lanka. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File)
In this Saturday, Sept. 22, 2018, file photo, supporters of Maldivian President Yameen Abdul Gayoom cheer as they take part in a street parade in Male, Maldive. The country will hold its third-ever multiparty presidential election on Sunday. (AP Photo/Eranga Jayawardena, File)


In this Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, file photo, rescuers head to another location as operations continue for the second day following the massive landslide that buried homes under part of a mountainside City of Naga in the central Philippines and killed more than two dozen people and listed several others as missing. (AP Photo/Bullit Marquez)

This gallery was curated by Associated Press photo editor Wally Santana in Bangkok.

In this Sept. 22, 2018, file photo, Chinese bishop Joseph Li Shan, top left, baptizes a member of the faithful during a mass at the Cathedral of the Immaculate Conception, a government-sanctioned Catholic church in Beijing. The Vatican’s breakthrough agreement to give China some say over bishop appointments has critics accusing the church of caving into the ruling Communist Party just as it is waging a sweeping crackdown on religion. (AP Photo/Mark Schiefelbein, File)
In this Friday, Sept. 21, 2018, file photo, an Indian Shiite Muslim feels faint while flagellating himself during a Muharram procession marking Ashoura, in New Delhi, India. Ashoura is the tenth day of Muharram, the first month of the Islamic calendar, observed around the world in remembrance of the martyrdom of Imam Hussein, the grandson of Prophet Mohammed. (AP Photo/Altaf Qadri, File)


In this Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018, file photo, an artisan smokes as he works on idols of Hindu goddess Durga inside a workshop in Gauhati, India. The idols are being made for worship for the upcoming Durga Puja festival. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath, File)

Source: The Associated Press

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