Violent Clashes in Chile on Coup Anniversary

Demonstrators have clashed with police in Chile’s capital, Santiago, leaving a 15-year-old girl seriously injured and dozens more under arrest in protests that coincided with the 38th anniversary of the country’s military coup.

Authorities say the disturbances began Saturday and continued well into Sunday and that 280 people were arrested.  Forty police officers were injured.  Officials say protesters also set fires.  Electricity was cut to 130,000 homes.–129713718.html

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