AP Week in Pictures: Latin America and Caribbean

Nov 24, 2022, 7:01 AM | Updated: 9:13 pm
A girl looks into the open casket of Yadimar Sierra, 11, during her wake inside her home in the Pet...

A girl looks into the open casket of Yadimar Sierra, 11, during her wake inside her home in the Petare neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. A week earlier, Yadimar was fatally hit by a stray bullet while she was sleeping in her home, according to her family. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)

(AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)

              A boy attends a soccer training class at the Professor Mateia soccer school in the Morro da Mineira favela, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, Friday, Nov. 18, 2022. Brazil will go to this year's World Cup as the top-rated team after extending its lead over second-place Belgium in the latest FIFA rankings. The World Cup starts on Nov. 20. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
            
              Firefighters work at the crash site of a small plane that fell on top of homes in a residential area of Medellin, Colombia, Monday, Nov. 21, 2022. The plane crashed shortly after taking off from Medellin's Olaya Herrera airport killing at least eight people including two members of the crew and his six passengers, according to city Mayor Medellin Daniel Quintero. (AP Photo/Jaime Saldarriaga)
            
              An Argentina soccer fan watches the team lose to Saudi Arabia at a World Cup Group C soccer match, played on a large screen in the Palermo neighborhood of Buenos, Aires, Argentina, early Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2022. (AP Photo/Gustavo Garello)
            
              Brazil soccer fans watch their team's World Cup match against Serbia, played in Qatar, on a screen in Brasilia, Brazil, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
            
              Anti-government demonstrators protest near the government palace in Lima, Peru, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Guadalupe Pardo)
            
              Lee Kiernan of Idles performs during the Corona Capital music festival in Mexico City, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
            
              Dogs frolic near a 49-foot replica of a Statue of Liberty, in General Rodriguez, Argentina, Saturday, Oct. 15, 2022. The structure is a leftover from the "Liberty Motocross" circuit operated there years ago, according to the caretaker of the property, Pablo Sebastián. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd)
            
              A mother carries her son as she runs past a burning barricade during a protest against the government in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Friday, Nov. 18, 2022. (AP Photo/Odelyn Joseph)
            
              A model wears a creation from the Atelie Mao de Mae collection during Sao Paulo Fashion Week in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Friday, Nov. 18, 2022. (AP Photo/Marcelo Chello)
            
              Soldiers guard an entrance to the Inca jail where eight inmates were killed during a prison riot, according to Police Commander Victor Herrera, in Quito, Ecuador, Friday, Nov. 18, 2022. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)
            
              A girl looks into the open casket of Yadimar Sierra, 11, during her wake inside her home in the Petare neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022. A week earlier, Yadimar was fatally hit by a stray bullet while she was sleeping in her home, according to her family. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)

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 Leslie Mazoch in Mexico City.

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