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DIY shields of Chile's protests

A demonstrator uses a sink as a shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile November 8, 2019. Chilean protesters use everything from plywood and mirrors to the kitchen sink to shield themselves from riot police during demonstrations that have left at least 20 dead and wreaked billions of dollars of damage to public infrastructure and private businesses. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

A demonstrator uses a sink as a shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile November 8, 2019. Chilean protesters use everything from plywood and mirrors to the kitchen sink to shield themselves from riot police during...more

A demonstrator uses a sink as a shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile November 8, 2019. Chilean protesters use everything from plywood and mirrors to the kitchen sink to shield themselves from riot police during demonstrations that have left at least 20 dead and wreaked billions of dollars of damage to public infrastructure and private businesses. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza
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A demonstrator holds an improvised shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator holds an improvised shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A demonstrator holds an improvised shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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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, October 22. 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, October 22. 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, October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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A demonstrator uses a stop sign as protection during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

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

A demonstrator uses a stop sign as protection during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Demonstrators take cover with an improvised shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Demonstrators take cover with an improvised shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Demonstrators take cover with an improvised shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Demonstrators take part in a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, November 6. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Demonstrators take part in a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, November 6. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Demonstrators take part in a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, November 6. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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Demonstrators hold improvised shields made from street signs during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Demonstrators hold improvised shields made from street signs during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Demonstrators hold improvised shields made from street signs during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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A man prepares to slingshot a rock during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 1. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A man prepares to slingshot a rock during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 1. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

A man prepares to slingshot a rock during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 1. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Demonstrators take cover with a traffic signal during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Demonstrators take cover with a traffic signal during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Demonstrators take cover with a traffic signal during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Demonstrators use boards as shields during a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, October 31. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Demonstrators use boards as shields during a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, October 31. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez

Demonstrators use boards as shields during a protest against Chile's government in Concepcion, October 31. REUTERS/Juan Gonzalez
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Medical personnel carry shields during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Medical personnel carry shields during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Medical personnel carry shields during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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A demonstrator protects himself against a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, November 12. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A demonstrator protects himself against a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, November 12. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido

A demonstrator protects himself against a water cannon during a protest against Chile's government in Valparaiso, November 12. REUTERS/Rodrigo Garrido
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Demonstrators protect themselves with a makeshift shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Demonstrators protect themselves with a makeshift shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero

Demonstrators protect themselves with a makeshift shield during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, October 29. REUTERS/Henry Romero
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Demonstrators take cover from water cannons fired during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Demonstrators take cover from water cannons fired during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva

Demonstrators take cover from water cannons fired during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 8. REUTERS/Jorge Silva
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Demonstrators hide behind shields during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 11. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators hide behind shields during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 11. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

Demonstrators hide behind shields during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, November 11. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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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, October 22. 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, October 22. 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, October 22. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado
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