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Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets CSS if you are able to do so. BBC Updated every minute of every day. Page last updated at E-mail this to a friend Printable version. Festival time in the Plaza de Armas, Santiago. Chile remembers coup.
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Chile Overview, political leaders, the media. BBC iD Sign in. A chronology of key events: Chile's first socialist president Inaugurated November Died in September military coup Given formal, public burial in Profile: The presidential palace comes under attack Chile remembers coup On This Day President overthrown in Chile coup Thousands were killed, tortured or exiled under Pinochet's rule Obituary: The
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The guerilla plant How the world's oldest clove tree defied an empire. Chile gets new start and end dates in April and September for Daylight Saving Time (DST), starting in Related news features Exercise increased caution in Chile due to the potential for violent civil unrest. Dates of national significance such as 11 September
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