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Chile marks 40th anniversary of General Pinochet's coup

On Wednesday it will be 40 years since Chilean Air Force jets bombed the presidential palace in Santiago, in a military coup led by General Augusto Pinochet.

Under the dictatorship more than 3,000 political opponents were killed, while thousands more were tortured or disappeared.

Ignacio de los Reyes reports.

  • 11 Sep 2013
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