AP Week in Pictures: Latin America and Caribbean
Ariana Cubillos - staff, AP
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.
Dolores Ochoa - staff, AP
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.
Marcelo Chello - stringer, AP
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.
Odelyn Joseph - stringer, AP
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.
Rodrigo Abd - staff, AP
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.
Eduardo Verdugo - stringer, AP
Lee Kiernan of Idles performs during the Corona Capital music festival in Mexico City, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022.
Guadalupe Pardo - stringer, AP
Anti-government demonstrators protest near the government palace in Lima, Peru, Sunday, Nov. 20, 2022.
Eraldo Peres - staff, AP
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.
Gustavo Garello - stringer, AP
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.
Jaime Saldarriaga - stringer, AP
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.
Silvia Izquierdo - staff, AP
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.
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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