Peru - Marching in Puno

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On our return to Puno from Lake Titicaca, we found the central square (next to our hotel) filled with various groups of marchers and onlookers. Even the kids and other civilians marched in military fashion - goosesteps and all. The militaristic atmosphere, in such an apparently peaceful country (though one with a difficult past), was somewhat unnerving.

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