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Photos: Latin America celebrates All Saints Day

All over Latin America, people marked all Saints Day yesterday and All Souls Day today by paying their respects to the dead.


A child dressed like a clown sits on a grave at the San Jose cemetery in Mexico City on Nov. 1, 2011. (Alfredo Estrella//AFP/Getty Images)


A woman sits beside a relative's grave at the San Jose cemetery in Mexico City on Nov. 1, 2011. (Alfredo Estrella//AFP/Getty Images)


Nueva Esperanza cementery on the outskirts of Villa Maria del Tiunfo, southern Lima, on Nov. 1, 2011. (Ernesto Benavides/AFP/Getty Images)


A priest makes a blessing over a grave in the Nueva Esperanza cementery. (Ernesto Benavides/AFP/Getty Images)


A man dances over the grave of a relative at the Nueva Esperanza cementery. (Ernesto Benavides/AFP/Getty Images)

 
A musician plays the accordion in the general cemetery in Guatemala City on Nov. 1, 2011. (Johan Ordonez/AFP/Getty Images)


Bolivian soldiers stand guard outside the mausoleum for the Chaco war heroes, at the municipal cemetery in La Paz, on Oct. 31, 2011, on the eve of All Saints Day. (Aizar Raldes/AFP/Getty Images)

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