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Protests on day of National Strike - Santiago

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Escaping the teargas and water cannon.
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People show the effects of teargas inhalation.
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Escaping the teargas and water cannon.
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Traffic is at a standstill.
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Traffic is at a standstill.
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Traffic is at a standstill.
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Riot police monitor the protest.
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Escaping the teargas and water cannon.
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Protesters throw stones at police.
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Reporter hit by teargas.
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Protesters throw stones.
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Protester seen here after being injured by a car.
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Protester seen here after being injured by a car.
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Protesters throw stones.
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Protester seen here after being injured by a car as medics come to his aid.
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Protester attacks a police car.
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Protester attacks a police car.
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Protester attacks a police car.
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Police detain a protester.
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Escaping the teargas and water cannon.
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Police detain a protester.
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A protester seen suffering from the effects of teargas.
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Protesters throw stones at police.
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Protesters throw stones at police.
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Protesters throw stones at police.
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  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
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  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
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  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
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  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
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  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
  • Protests on  National Strike in Chile day 24 agosto
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On the first day of a strike called by the Workers' United Centre of Chile, protesters clashed with riot police on the main avenue in Santiago in front of the University of Chile, throwing stones, rocks and sticks at them. Chile. 24th August 2011

Despite the calm of the protesters, youth groups, threw stones and sticks at police, producing a street battle with, affecting vehicular traffic and the normal walking of people not participating in the protests.

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