AP Week in Pictures: Latin America and Caribbean

Apr 21, 2022, 9:00 AM | Updated: 9:03 pm
A gaucho hangs on for dear life as he is bucked off by a horse during the "Criolla Week" rodeo, a H...

A gaucho hangs on for dear life as he is bucked off by a horse during the "Criolla Week" rodeo, a Holy Week tradition in Montevideo, Uruguay, Thursday, April 14, 2022. "Gauchos," as the cowboys from the plains of Uruguay and neighboring Argentina and Brazil are known, compete by trying to stay on bucking wild horses for 8 to 10 seconds. (AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico)

(AP Photo/Matilde Campodonico)

April 15-21, 2022

This photo gallery highlights some of the most compelling images made or published by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean. It was curated by AP photo editor Anita Baca in Mexico City.

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