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Here are the most spectacular pictures of last week from Asia

Updated : 2019-12-15 10:12:32

Pro-democracy activists in Hong Kong continue their struggle amidst crackdown while thousands of Thais and tourists flocked to the Chao Phraya river banks in Bangkok to witness an ancient ceremony of a royal barge procession that marked the end of the coronation ceremony for King Maha Vajiralongkorn. Here are some of the most spectacular images that were taken from across the continent.

A police officer aims his gun before firing at stone-throwing protesters in Gauhati, India. No one was hurt in the firing. Police arrested dozens of people and enforced a curfew Thursday in several districts in India's northeastern Assam state where thousands protested legislation that would grant citizenship to non-Muslims who migrated from neighbouring countries. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath, File)
A police officer aims his gun before firing at stone-throwing protesters in Gauhati, India. No one was hurt in the firing. Police arrested dozens of people and enforced a curfew Thursday in several districts in India's northeastern Assam state where thousands protested legislation that would grant citizenship to non-Muslims who migrated from neighbouring countries. (AP Photo/Anupam Nath, File)
Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn is transported on the royal palanquin by royal bearers during the Royal Procession outside the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand. Thousands of Thais and tourists have flocked to the Chao Phraya River banks in Bangkok to witness an ancient ceremony of a royal barge procession that marked the end of the coronation ceremony for King Maha Vajiralongkorn. (AP Photo/Suganya Samnangjam, File)
Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn is transported on the royal palanquin by royal bearers during the Royal Procession outside the Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand. Thousands of Thais and tourists have flocked to the Chao Phraya River banks in Bangkok to witness an ancient ceremony of a royal barge procession that marked the end of the coronation ceremony for King Maha Vajiralongkorn. (AP Photo/Suganya Samnangjam, File)
A woman enters an exhibition hall featuring an interactive installation artwork titled
A woman enters an exhibition hall featuring an interactive installation artwork titled "Kinesis #3 – Dissolving Field" by Hiroaki Umeda at NTT Intercommunication Center, in Tokyo. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
A traveller passes by a display at the Beijing Daxing International Airport near Beijing. The airport built in less than five years at a cost of 120 billion yuan is designed to handle 7.2 crore passengers a year. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)
A traveller passes by a display at the Beijing Daxing International Airport near Beijing. The airport built in less than five years at a cost of 120 billion yuan is designed to handle 7.2 crore passengers a year. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan, File)
A woman jumps in front of a light installation over the Cheonggye stream on the eve of the Christmas Festival which is held from December 13 to January 1, in Seoul, South Korea. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
A woman jumps in front of a light installation over the Cheonggye stream on the eve of the Christmas Festival which is held from December 13 to January 1, in Seoul, South Korea. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon, File)
A beam of sunlight is cast on the pro-democracy protesters as they march on a street in Hong Kong. Thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday in a march seen as a test of the enduring appeal of an anti-government movement about to mark a half year of demonstrations. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File)
A beam of sunlight is cast on the pro-democracy protesters as they march on a street in Hong Kong. Thousands of people took to the streets of Hong Kong on Sunday in a march seen as a test of the enduring appeal of an anti-government movement about to mark a half year of demonstrations. (AP Photo/Vincent Thian, File)
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