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Chile declares state of emergency amid riots

Demonstrators take cover as they are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22, 2019. Santiago and other Chilean cities have been engulfed by several days of rioting as protests over an increase in public transport costs prompted President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency.  REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators take cover as they are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22, 2019. Santiago and other Chilean cities have been engulfed by several days of...more

Demonstrators take cover as they are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22, 2019. Santiago and other Chilean cities have been engulfed by several days of rioting as protests over an increase in public transport costs prompted President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator attacks a vehicle belonging to the security forces during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator attacks a vehicle belonging to the security forces during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator attacks a vehicle belonging to the security forces during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator throws a tear gas canister during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator throws a tear gas canister during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator throws a tear gas canister during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A demonstrator is sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator is sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator is sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator holds a sign that reads, "Constituent assembly now" during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator holds a sign that reads, "Constituent assembly now" during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator holds a sign that reads, "Constituent assembly now" during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Demonstrators take cover from a police water cannon behind a barricade during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators take cover from a police water cannon behind a barricade during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators take cover from a police water cannon behind a barricade during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 22. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A demonstrator throws a chair during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator throws a chair during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator throws a chair during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago October 21, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Demonstrators are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator holds a weapon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator holds a weapon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator holds a weapon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Security forces detain suspected looters during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Security forces detain suspected looters during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Security forces detain suspected looters during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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An injured demonstrator receives medical assistance during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

An injured demonstrator receives medical assistance during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

An injured demonstrator receives medical assistance during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Security forces clash with demonstrators during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Security forces clash with demonstrators during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Security forces clash with demonstrators during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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Security forces detain a demonstrator during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Security forces detain a demonstrator during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Security forces detain a demonstrator during a protest against high living costs, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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Demonstrators are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators are sprayed by security forces with a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Fire fighters battle a fire destroying a home improvement retailer as protests against high living costs continue, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Jose Luis Saavedra

Fire fighters battle a fire destroying a home improvement retailer as protests against high living costs continue, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Jose Luis Saavedra

Fire fighters battle a fire destroying a home improvement retailer as protests against high living costs continue, in Concepcion, Chile October 21. REUTERS/Jose Luis Saavedra
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Demonstrators clash with a member of the security forces during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Valparaiso, Chile, October 21.    REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Demonstrators clash with a member of the security forces during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Valparaiso, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Demonstrators clash with a member of the security forces during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Valparaiso, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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A demonstrator passes a barricade on fire during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator passes a barricade on fire during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator passes a barricade on fire during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Demonstrators take part in a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators take part in a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators take part in a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator sets a barricade on fire during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator sets a barricade on fire during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator sets a barricade on fire during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 21. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A demonstrator hangs off the bumper by his leg as he is struck by a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20.   REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator hangs off the bumper by his leg as he is struck by a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator hangs off the bumper by his leg as he is struck by a riot police vehicle during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, October 19. 


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A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, October 19. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, October 19. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy
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A woman cleans at a looted supermarket as protests over an increase in puplic transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20.   REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

A woman cleans at a looted supermarket as protests over an increase in puplic transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

A woman cleans at a looted supermarket as protests over an increase in puplic transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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The corporate building of the multinational energy company ENEL, is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 18.     REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

The corporate building of the multinational energy company ENEL, is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 18. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

The corporate building of the multinational energy company ENEL, is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 18. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy
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Protesters flee from tear gas during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20.  
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Protesters flee from tear gas during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Protesters flee from tear gas during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A soldier climbs out of a convenient store after it was looted as protests over an increase in public transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20.  
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A soldier climbs out of a convenient store after it was looted as protests over an increase in public transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

A soldier climbs out of a convenient store after it was looted as protests over an increase in public transport prompted Chile's President Sebastian Pinera to declare a state of emergency, in Concepcion, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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A demonstrator falls as riot police fire a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator falls as riot police fire a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator falls as riot police fire a water cannon during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, October 20. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Chilean soldiers gather near demonstrators, one of whom holds a Chilean flag, during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Chilean soldiers gather near demonstrators, one of whom holds a Chilean flag, during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Chilean soldiers gather near demonstrators, one of whom holds a Chilean flag, during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile, October 20. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A demonstrator rides a bicycle past an improvised bonfire during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator rides a bicycle past an improvised bonfire during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A demonstrator rides a bicycle past an improvised bonfire during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Firemen work near burnt furniture and objects outside the building of Chilean newspaper El Mercurio de Valparaiso during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Firemen work near burnt furniture and objects outside the building of Chilean newspaper El Mercurio de Valparaiso during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Firemen work near burnt furniture and objects outside the building of Chilean newspaper El Mercurio de Valparaiso during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Firemen work to put out fire at a supermarket during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Firemen work to put out fire at a supermarket during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Firemen work to put out fire at a supermarket during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Riot policemen react during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Riot policemen react during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Riot policemen react during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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A demonstrator tussles with a riot police vehicle during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A demonstrator tussles with a riot police vehicle during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A demonstrator tussles with a riot police vehicle during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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A riot policeman reacts during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A riot policeman reacts during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

A riot policeman reacts during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19.   REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy

A subway ticket office is seen on fire during a protest against the increase in the subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ramon Monroy
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A demonstrator stands near an improvised bonfire during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A demonstrator stands near an improvised bonfire during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A demonstrator stands near an improvised bonfire during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Demonstrators run from the police water cannon during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators run from the police water cannon during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators run from the police water cannon during a protest against the increase in subway ticket prices in Santiago, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator is detained by riot police by the neck with a baton during a protest against the government in Concepcion, Chile, October 19.   REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

A demonstrator is detained by riot police by the neck with a baton during a protest against the government in Concepcion, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

A demonstrator is detained by riot police by the neck with a baton during a protest against the government in Concepcion, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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Demonstrators tussle with a riot police vehicle during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Demonstrators tussle with a riot police vehicle during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Demonstrators tussle with a riot police vehicle during a protest against the government in Valparaiso, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest against the government in Concepcion, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest against the government in Concepcion, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest against the government in Concepcion, Chile, October 19. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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