AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

In this Tuesday, July 9, 2019 photo, relatives of former Argentine President Fernando De la Rua stand beside his coffin during his wake inside Congres

In this Tuesday, July 9, 2019 photo, relatives of former Argentine President Fernando De la Rua stand beside his coffin during his wake inside Congres

In this Friday July 5, 2019 photo, soldiers march during a military parade marking Independence Day in Caracas. Venezuela is marking 208 years of thei

In this Friday July 5, 2019 photo, soldiers march during a military parade marking Independence Day in Caracas. Venezuela is marking 208 years of thei

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019 photo, a mariachi band sings the classic Mexican tune "Cielito Lindo", after the last Final Edition Beetle, this one

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019 photo, a mariachi band sings the classic Mexican tune "Cielito Lindo", after the last Final Edition Beetle, this one

In this Friday, July 5, 2019 photo, a soldier wearing goggles looks through a window on a military truck during a parade marking Independence Day in C

In this Friday, July 5, 2019 photo, a soldier wearing goggles looks through a window on a military truck during a parade marking Independence Day in C

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019 photo, a child slides on a puddle as he and his friends play at the entrance of his house in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo/

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019 photo, a child slides on a puddle as he and his friends play at the entrance of his house in Havana, Cuba. (AP Photo/

In this Thursday, July 4, 2019 photo, with the skyline of Panama City in the background, fishermen ride their boat on Panama City bay. The capital of

In this Thursday, July 4, 2019 photo, with the skyline of Panama City in the background, fishermen ride their boat on Panama City bay. The capital of

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019 photo, Tijuana's Julian Velazquez, below, collides with Boca Juniors's Carlos Tevez during the first half of a friend

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019 photo, Tijuana's Julian Velazquez, below, collides with Boca Juniors's Carlos Tevez during the first half of a friend

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019 photo, fans for Tijuana celebrate after Tijuana defeated Boca Juniors 1-0 in a friendly soccer match, in Tijuana, Mex

In this Wednesday, July 10, 2019 photo, fans for Tijuana celebrate after Tijuana defeated Boca Juniors 1-0 in a friendly soccer match, in Tijuana, Mex

In this Saturday, July 6, 2019 photo, Argentina's Lionel Messi, center left, and Chile's Gary Medel, center right, scuffle as referee Mario Diaz, from

In this Saturday, July 6, 2019 photo, Argentina's Lionel Messi, center left, and Chile's Gary Medel, center right, scuffle as referee Mario Diaz, from

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019 photo, Brazil's Gabriel Jesus punches the bench after referee Roberto Tobar showed him the red card during the final socc

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019 photo, Brazil's Gabriel Jesus punches the bench after referee Roberto Tobar showed him the red card during the final socc

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019 photo, Brazil's Richarlison celebrates after scoring his side's third goal against Peru during the final soccer match of

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019 photo, Brazil's Richarlison celebrates after scoring his side's third goal against Peru during the final soccer match of

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019 photo, Brazil's coach Tite is thrown in the air by players to celebrate their 3-1 victory over Peru at the end of the fin

In this Sunday, July 7, 2019 photo, Brazil's coach Tite is thrown in the air by players to celebrate their 3-1 victory over Peru at the end of the fin

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week.

Mexico saw the end of another era as the world's last modern VW Beetle rolled off the production line at Volkswagen's assembly plant in Puebla.

Argentines marked the death of former President Fernando de La Rua, who had attracted voters with his image as an honest statesman but later left as the country plunged into its worst economic crisis.

Venezuela celebrated the 208th anniversary of its declaration of independence from Spain.

Cuban children played in puddles outside their home after a rainstorm in Havana, while Panamanian fishermen rode their boats on Panama City bay with the skyline of the city in the background.

Brazil's national team won the Copa America soccer tournament for the first time since 2007 by scoring a 3-1 victory over Peru. In Mexico, fans of the Tijuana soccer club celebrated after the home team defeated Argentine powerhouse Boca Juniors in a friendly match.

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Curated by Associated Press photo editor Tomas Stargardter in Mexico City.