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Peruvians protest Keiko Fujimori ahead of elections

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Thousands of Peruvians marched the streets of Lima on Saturday.

They're rallying against Keiko Fujimori, the conservative candidate in the upcoming presidential elections.

She'll compete head-to-head with socialist schoolteacher Pedro Castillo in a run-off next month.

The protesters held up signs saying 'Fujimori never again", and "Keiko to prison".

Keiko Fujimori is the daughter of ex-President Alberto Fujimori, who is currently in jail for human rights abuses and corruption.

She has been long under investigation for allegedly receiving over $1 million from Brazilian construction company Odebrecht during her first presidential bid in 2011.

"We want democratic change that does not rely on corruption, nor a mafia called Fujimori. The Fujimori family is not the country; the country is this, represented by the people in the streets."

Peruvians are split between the political left and right.

Many reject both candidates outright.

Though Castillo holds a small lead in the polls ahead of the vote on June 6.

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