AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America

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In this Saturday, June 13, 2015 photo, contestants joke as they wait to walk on the catwalk during an Afro hair contest in Havana. In a two-hour competition 70 women competed in three hair categories, natural, braided and dreadlocked. (AP Photo/Desmond Boylan)

Thousands of people began preparing for possible deportation from the Dominican Republic last week after failing to obtain legal residency as part of a government crackdown on migrants, most of them from neighboring Haiti or of Haitian descent. An estimated 460,000 Haitians live in the Dominican Republic, which shares the Caribbean island of Hispaniola with Haiti.

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