AP Week in Pictures: Latin America and Caribbean

Nov 3, 2022, 10:01 AM | Updated: 10:10 pm
Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva kisses his ticket after voting in a run-off pr...

Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva kisses his ticket after voting in a run-off presidential election in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022. Twenty years after first winning the Brazilian presidency, da Silva, universally known as Lula, defeated incumbent Jair Bolsonaro in an extremely tight election. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

(AP Photo/Andre Penner)

              A boy wearing a ghost costume walks past soccer players while trick-or-treating in Panama City, Friday, Oct. 28, 2022. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)
              Women toss around soccer balls during the inauguration of a mural of Diego Maradona by artist Martin Ron, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022. The massive artwork, 148 feet high and 131 feet wide (45 meters by 40 meters) and painted on the side of a 14-story building, is one of several tributes that Argentines have dedicated to their soccer "God" shortly before the start of this year's World Cup in Qatar, the first since Maradona's death on Nov. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
              A devotee dons tattoos of "Nuestra Senora de la Santa Muerte," or Our Lady of Holy Death, as he waits in line to enter her altar in Mexico City's Tepito neighborhood, Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2022. La Santa Muerte is a cult image and folk saint, a personification of death, associated with healing, protection, and safe delivery to the afterlife by her devotees. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
              A supporter of President Jair Bolsonaro dressed in fatigues, kneels with his arms spread out in front of Brazilian national flags, during a protest against Bolsonaro's defeat in the presidential runoff election, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022. Thousands of supporters called on the military Wednesday to keep the far-right leader in power, even as his administration signaled a willingness to hand over the reins to his rival Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva. (AP Photo/Bruna Prado)
              A boat transports Pirarucu fish to a processing ship, in the San Raimundo settlement lake, in Carauari, Brazil, Tuesday, Sept. 6, 2022, published Nov. 3. The giant fish not so long ago nearly vanished. The illegal and unsustainable fishing left river and Indigenous communities struggling to catch their staple food. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
              Palmeiras' Rony celebrates his team's 4-0 victory over Fortaleza, winning the Brazilian soccer league championship, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)
              Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro looks out a window as he waits for the arrival of Guinea-Bissau President Umaro Sissoco Embalo, at the Miraflores Presidential Palace, in Caracas, Venezuela, Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2022. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
              A motorcyclist pops a wheelie as a woman wearing a devil costume holds on, during a night rally celebrating Halloween, in Caracas, Venezuela, Saturday, Oct. 29, 2022. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
              People help a journalist overcome by tear gas, launched by police during a protest over the death of journalist Romelson Vilsaint, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022. Vilsaint died Sunday after being shot in the head when police opened fire on reporters demanding the release of one of their colleagues who was detained while covering a protest, witnesses told The Associated Press.(AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
              Voters arrive to a polling station at the Ceu Butanta school to vote in a presidential run-off election, in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022. This was the country's tightest election since its return to democracy in 1985, and the first time that a sitting president failed to win reelection. (AP Photo/Matias Delacroix)
              Former Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva kisses his ticket after voting in a run-off presidential election in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Sunday, Oct. 30, 2022. Twenty years after first winning the Brazilian presidency, da Silva, universally known as Lula, defeated incumbent Jair Bolsonaro in an extremely tight election. (AP Photo/Andre Penner)

Oct. 28-Nov. 3, 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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AP Week in Pictures: Latin America and Caribbean