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Protests and demonstrations

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published between June 16 - 22, 2017.

Tens of thousands of demonstrators called for President Michel Temer’s ouster on Wednesday and federal police asked him to give a statement in a corruption investigation as the pressure on the leader ratcheted up.

Scuffles broke out between police and protesters as the demonstrations ...

In a country where finding even a Tylenol can be a weekslong ordeal, protesters are employing every scrap of material they can find as makeshift weaponry or to protect themselves while confronting police and national guardsmen who fire tear gas and rubber bullets to disperse marchers.

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