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Best images captured from Latin America last week

Updated : March 24, 2019 06:58 PM IST

Latin Americahas been on the focus of many for events unfolding in the region in the last few days. Be it the political unrest and chaos in Venezuela and Bolivia or water crisis in Peru, the region is going through an eventful period. Here are some images that highlight some of them.

A balloon flies near the Pyramid of the Sun as the sun rises in Teotihuacan, Mexico, on the Spring equinox. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
A balloon flies near the Pyramid of the Sun as the sun rises in Teotihuacan, Mexico, on the Spring equinox. (AP Photo/Marco Ugarte)
Farmers raise wooden clubs and shout slogans against the government of President Mario Abdo Benitez during their National Farmers Federation annual march in Asuncion, Paraguay. They are demanding more land and support from government. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
Farmers raise wooden clubs and shout slogans against the government of President Mario Abdo Benitez during their National Farmers Federation annual march in Asuncion, Paraguay. They are demanding more land and support from government. (AP Photo/Jorge Saenz)
A woman bathes her daughter on the seashore as they get ready for church, at the Warf of Port Cite Soleil in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
A woman bathes her daughter on the seashore as they get ready for church, at the Warf of Port Cite Soleil in Port-au-Prince, Haiti. (AP Photo/Dieu Nalio Chery)
Argentine war veteran Jorge Altieri poses for a portrait with the blood-stained helmet that saved his life in 1982 during the Falklands war, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The helmet was recently returned to Altieri decades after he lost it on the battlefield where he was almost killed by shrapnel. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Argentine war veteran Jorge Altieri poses for a portrait with the blood-stained helmet that saved his life in 1982 during the Falklands war, in Buenos Aires, Argentina. The helmet was recently returned to Altieri decades after he lost it on the battlefield where he was almost killed by shrapnel. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
A photograph of slain student Maria Eduarda, who was shot to death during a school shooting, lies on a Brazilian flag punctured to symbolize bullet holes during a demonstration organized by the NGO Rio de Paz outside the Palacio de Guanabara, the Rio de Janeiro state government office, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The flag has 54 holes, each one representing a child who Rio de Paz says was killed during shootings during police operations against suspected drug traffickers. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
A photograph of slain student Maria Eduarda, who was shot to death during a school shooting, lies on a Brazilian flag punctured to symbolize bullet holes during a demonstration organized by the NGO Rio de Paz outside the Palacio de Guanabara, the Rio de Janeiro state government office, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. The flag has 54 holes, each one representing a child who Rio de Paz says was killed during shootings during police operations against suspected drug traffickers. (AP Photo/Silvia Izquierdo)
Coca leaf farmers shout slogans against Bolivia's President Evo Morales during the
Coca leaf farmers shout slogans against Bolivia's President Evo Morales during the "gran acullico," or "the great chewing of coca" in La Paz, Bolivia. Thousands of coca growers staged the demonstration to demand the release of their jailed leader Franklin Gutierrez, and to protest the restrictions of coca cultivation established by Morales' government in 2017. (AP Photo/Juan Karita)
A supporter of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro holds a picture of the late President Hugo Chavez during an anti-imperialist march in Caracas, Venezuela. Many were clad in red, the color associated with the movement led by Chavez, the former military officer who declared a socialist
A supporter of Venezuela's President Nicolas Maduro holds a picture of the late President Hugo Chavez during an anti-imperialist march in Caracas, Venezuela. Many were clad in red, the color associated with the movement led by Chavez, the former military officer who declared a socialist "revolution" after coming to power in 1999. (AP Photo/Ariana Cubillos)
A street artist performs in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuelans are facing a severe economic and political crisis as President Nicolas Maduro has remained in power despite heavy pressure from the United States and other countries arrayed against him, managing to retain the loyalty of most of Venezuela's military leaders. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
A street artist performs in Caracas, Venezuela. Venezuelans are facing a severe economic and political crisis as President Nicolas Maduro has remained in power despite heavy pressure from the United States and other countries arrayed against him, managing to retain the loyalty of most of Venezuela's military leaders. (AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko)
Fabiana Rosales de Guaido, the wife of Venezuela's self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido, shakes hands with a supporter during a meeting with Venezuelan residents in Chile, in Santiago, Chile. Rosales is in Chile for the Democracy Forum Santiago 2019. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
Fabiana Rosales de Guaido, the wife of Venezuela's self-proclaimed interim president Juan Guaido, shakes hands with a supporter during a meeting with Venezuelan residents in Chile, in Santiago, Chile. Rosales is in Chile for the Democracy Forum Santiago 2019. (AP Photo/Esteban Felix)
People cheer for Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who declared himself interim president, at a rally in Valencia, Venezuela. Large crowds gathered in the northern Venezuelan city to greet Guaido, who plans to tour the country as part of his campaign to oust President Nicolas Maduro. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
People cheer for Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido, who declared himself interim president, at a rally in Valencia, Venezuela. Large crowds gathered in the northern Venezuelan city to greet Guaido, who plans to tour the country as part of his campaign to oust President Nicolas Maduro. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
Waves crash against the Malecon sea wall as a taxi drives past in a classic American car in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
Waves crash against the Malecon sea wall as a taxi drives past in a classic American car in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo/Ramon Espinosa)
Homes fill the hillside in the arid Nueva Esperanza shantytown of Lima, Peru. Residents here pay about $1.50 dollars per 50 liter container which is filled by a water truck service that passes daily. World Water Day will be marked on Friday, March 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
Homes fill the hillside in the arid Nueva Esperanza shantytown of Lima, Peru. Residents here pay about $1.50 dollars per 50 liter container which is filled by a water truck service that passes daily. World Water Day will be marked on Friday, March 22, 2019. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)
Singer Enrique Bunbury performs at the Vive Latino music festival in Mexico City. The two-day rock festival is one of the most important and longest running of Mexico. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
Singer Enrique Bunbury performs at the Vive Latino music festival in Mexico City. The two-day rock festival is one of the most important and longest running of Mexico. (AP Photo/Christian Palma)
A journalist films the now-closed Laguna del Toro maximum security facility during a media tour of the former Islas Marias penal colony located off Mexico's Pacific coast. Bars and cells were limited to the maximum security facility because the surrounding ocean effectively prevented escape. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
A journalist films the now-closed Laguna del Toro maximum security facility during a media tour of the former Islas Marias penal colony located off Mexico's Pacific coast. Bars and cells were limited to the maximum security facility because the surrounding ocean effectively prevented escape. (AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell)
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