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PHOTOS: Costa Rica’s final hours of voting

February 4, 2018

Costa Rica’s polls closed at 6 pm amidst a late afternoon burst of party colors, waving flags and honking horns, as the vote counters’ work began in earnest.

Two women walking downtown San José. Iva Alvarado / The Tico Times
Supporting the Social Christian Unity Party (PUSC). Iva Alvarado / The Tico Times
A voter looking up his polling station on Feb. 4, 2018. Iva Alvarado / The Tico Times
People voting at the UAM in San Pedro. Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times
People voting at the UAM in San Pedro on Feb. 4, 2018. Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times
The scouts who guide the voters throughout the elections. Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times
A supporter of Juan Diego Castro and National Integration Party. Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times
A supporter of the New Generation Party. Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times
"I educate my children", one of the Costa Rican Renovation Party's slogan. Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times
A child support the Citizen Action Party (PAC). Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times
People voting at the UAM in San Pedro. Andrés Madrigal / The Tico Times
Escuela Central in Tres Ríos. For illustrative purposes only. Jonathan Jiménez / The Tico Times
People voting at the Escuela de los Estados Unidos de América in San Joaquín de Flores, Heredia. Jonathan Jiménez / The Tico Times
People voting at the Escuela de los Estados Unidos de América in San Joaquín de Flores, Heredia, on Feb. 4, 2018. Jonathan Jiménez / The Tico Times
Coco, the Broad Front dog supporter at San Joaquín de Flores, Heredia. Jonathan Jiménez / The Tico Times

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