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Piedras Negras- Home of the Mexican Army
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Piedras Negras- Home of the Mexican Army

In a place too dangerous to stop the car, a photo taken through the front windshield. The Banner appears to show the indoctrination of a young boy into the culture of the Mexican Army. Piedras Negras, located on the border with Texas, is an area of active cartel activity and violence. The army is essential and new recruits are always needed.

TAGS: Army, Mexico

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Columbus, Ohio, United States of America
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© Christine Ruddy.
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Image Source: digital
Date Taken: 07.2016
Total Views: 185
Filed Under: Travel
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Date Uploaded: Aug. 15, 2016, 12:51 a.m.
Camera Model: NIKON D3300
Focal Length: 25mm
Shutter Speed: 1/500
Aperture: f11
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PHOTO LOCATION Piedras Negras, Mexico