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Aug 7, 2018

The Lakota (Sioux) people mark the 150th anniversary of the Fort Laramie peace treaty between the Sioux Nation and United States government with a 400-mile horse ride from Green Grass, South Dakota, to Fort Laramie, Wyoming, where the treaty was signed.

Riding with Native Americans to mark pact anniversary
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Cody James Lookinghorse (L) and Maryann Lara (R) play in front of the home of Beatrice Lookinghorse on the Cheyenne River Reservation in Green Grass, South Dakota, U.S., April 30, 2018. Beatrice Lookinghorse is related to several of the Fort Laramie treaty riders who live with her. Beatrice also raises other children from the extended Lookinghorse family. "I promised my father that none of his grandkids would ever be put in the (foster care) system," she said. STEPHANIE KEITH/REUTERS

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