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Mass Protests in Chile🇨🇱 lit up the Night Sky last night.

Plaza Italia, Santiago.
(video by Lucas Becerra/CIMA)

Vamos Chile!

Despite the ever present threat of Police Violence thousands of peaceful protesters again filled Plaza Italia yesterday evening - singing, dancing, and waving flags🇨🇱.

Peaceful protesters in Plaza Italia were attacked by Carabineros (militarized police) with Water Cannons.


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Mass Protests are happening in Chile again, today.

Students, teachers, and education officials, protest Pinera's Neoliberal Austerity policies, marching from Plaza Italia to La Moneda.

"March of Silence"
Mourning Women, dressed in black, with flowers in their hands, march in memory of more than 23 murdered people, 1,300 wounded and 146 with loss of vision, by shots fired by soldiers and Carabineros of Sebastián Piñera's brutal Regime

A woman shows her wounds after being shot multiple times with pellets by Pinera Regime Forces.

The hospital falsely recorded the injuries as being the result of "domestic injuries".

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#THREAD Tension is high in #Chile as large demonstrations are taking place in many cities, following days of incidents culminated with the state of emergency being declared and curfew (for the first time since the dictatorship) being issued👇

High school students in Santiago peacefully begun #EvasionMasiva against surges in metro fares, which was met with harsh response by #CarabinerosDeChile (military police), here inside a metro car at Vicente Valdes metro station:…
Army units were deployed to #Santiago early on Oct. 19, where they soon made use of their individual weapons. In this video shots are fired next to Del Sol metro station. The truck drives NW passing underneath a bridge here:…
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