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Six Tourists arrested in Peru for damaging the Machu Picchu cultural heritage

Tuesday, January 14th 2020 - 09:49 UTC
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Six tourists, including a French woman, have been arrested over accusations that they damaged Peru's cultural heritage by defecating in a sacred temple at the iconic Machu Picchu sanctuary. Read full article


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  • Felipe Ordóñez de Rivera

    What disgusting and irresponsible behaviour. I hope that these miscreants are prosecuted and that they are jailed. Some time spent in a Peruvian jail will teach them to respect iconic cultural sites, and will send a message to others who might be tempted to act equally stupidly that they will face the consequences of their actions.

    Jan 14th, 2020 - 11:33 am - Link - Report abuse 0

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