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Chile protests flare up as reforms fall short

A riot police vehicle is sprayed by a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A riot police vehicle is sprayed by a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A riot police vehicle is sprayed by a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A demonstrator holds a Chilean flag amid police water cannon being deployed during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator holds a Chilean flag amid police water cannon being deployed during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator holds a Chilean flag amid police water cannon being deployed during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A riot police vehicle uses a water cannon as it drives through fire during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A riot police vehicle uses a water cannon as it drives through fire during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A riot police vehicle uses a water cannon as it drives through fire during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A demonstrator holds a Chilean flag amid police water cannon being deployed during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator holds a Chilean flag amid police water cannon being deployed during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator holds a Chilean flag amid police water cannon being deployed during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A riot police officer fires a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A riot police officer fires a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A riot police officer fires a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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People walk past burning debris during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

People walk past burning debris during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

People walk past burning debris during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A demonstrator waves a Chilean flag as a riot police vehicle uses a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator waves a Chilean flag as a riot police vehicle uses a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator waves a Chilean flag as a riot police vehicle uses a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A demonstrator uses a stop sign as protection as another throws stones during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator uses a stop sign as protection as another throws stones during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator uses a stop sign as protection as another throws stones during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Officers of the Chilean police (Carabineros) detain a demonstrator during a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Officers of the Chilean police (Carabineros) detain a demonstrator during a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Officers of the Chilean police (Carabineros) detain a demonstrator during a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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People and demonstrators run as a riot police vehicle uses a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

People and demonstrators run as a riot police vehicle uses a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

People and demonstrators run as a riot police vehicle uses a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A barricade on fire set by demonstrators is pictured during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A barricade on fire set by demonstrators is pictured during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A barricade on fire set by demonstrators is pictured during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A demonstrator uses a slingshot during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A demonstrator uses a slingshot during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A demonstrator uses a slingshot during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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An injured demonstrator is helped by others during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

An injured demonstrator is helped by others during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

An injured demonstrator is helped by others during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Demonstrators are sprayed by riot police with a water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators are sprayed by riot police with a water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators are sprayed by riot police with a water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A demonstrator wearing a mask depicting Chilean singer-songwriter Victor Jara gestures during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator wearing a mask depicting Chilean singer-songwriter Victor Jara gestures during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator wearing a mask depicting Chilean singer-songwriter Victor Jara gestures during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A riot police officer aims his weapon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A riot police officer aims his weapon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A riot police officer aims his weapon during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A demonstrator sets up a fire barricade during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator sets up a fire barricade during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator sets up a fire barricade during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Members of a first aid team and a photographer take cover during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Members of a first aid team and a photographer take cover during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Members of a first aid team and a photographer take cover during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A demonstrator tosses a bicycle into an improvised bonfire during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator tosses a bicycle into an improvised bonfire during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A demonstrator tosses a bicycle into an improvised bonfire during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A demonstrator takes cover against a police water cannon during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A demonstrator takes cover against a police water cannon during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A demonstrator takes cover against a police water cannon during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Demonstrators react on the streets during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile, October 28.  REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators react on the streets during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile, October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators react on the streets during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile, October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Firemen work to put out flames from a building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile, October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

Firemen work to put out flames from a building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile, October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

Firemen work to put out flames from a building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile, October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza
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Demonstrators are sprayed by riot police with a water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. The graffiti on the riot police vehicle reads: "Unglorious bastards." REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators are sprayed by riot police with a water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. The graffiti on the riot police vehicle reads: "Unglorious bastards." REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators are sprayed by riot police with a water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. The graffiti on the riot police vehicle reads: "Unglorious bastards." REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Members of security forces detain a demonstrator during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Members of security forces detain a demonstrator during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Members of security forces detain a demonstrator during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A member of the security forces throws a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A member of the security forces throws a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

A member of the security forces throws a tear gas canister during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Demonstrators react as fire rages during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Demonstrators react as fire rages during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Demonstrators react as fire rages during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Demonstrators react as police water cannon is deployed during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators react as police water cannon is deployed during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Demonstrators react as police water cannon is deployed during a protest against Chile's state economic model in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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A riot police vehicle with flames uses its water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A riot police vehicle with flames uses its water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A riot police vehicle with flames uses its water cannon during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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An injured demonstrator receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

An injured demonstrator receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

An injured demonstrator receives medical attention during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza
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Flames and smoke emerge from a burning building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Flames and smoke emerge from a burning building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Flames and smoke emerge from a burning building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A protester dressed as a joker rides a motocycle during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28, 2019. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A protester dressed as a joker rides a motocycle during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28, 2019. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A protester dressed as a joker rides a motocycle during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28, 2019. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Firemen work to put out flames from a burning building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Firemen work to put out flames from a burning building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Firemen work to put out flames from a burning building during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Police water cannons are deployed during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Police water cannons are deployed during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Police water cannons are deployed during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Members of security forces detain a demonstrator during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Members of security forces detain a demonstrator during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Members of security forces detain a demonstrator during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A demonstrator throws a stone during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A demonstrator throws a stone during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A demonstrator throws a stone during an anti-government protests in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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People walk away as riot police use a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

People walk away as riot police use a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

People walk away as riot police use a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Demonstrators take cover with a traffic signal as they clash with security forces during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Demonstrators take cover with a traffic signal as they clash with security forces during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

Demonstrators take cover with a traffic signal as they clash with security forces during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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A woman reacts during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A woman reacts during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero

A woman reacts during an anti-government protest in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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People are dispersed with tear gas during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People are dispersed with tear gas during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

People are dispersed with tear gas during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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Members of security forces take cover during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

Members of security forces take cover during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

Members of security forces take cover during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile October 28. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza
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