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Clashes mark Chile coup anniversary march

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A march to mark the 37th anniversary of Chile’s coup d’etat ended in violence as protesters clashed with anti-riot police.

Around 5,000 people took part in the Santiago rally to remember the victims of the putsch which brought General Augusto Pinochet to power

After a floral wreath was laid at a memorial, a group of masked men began throwing missiles and attacking the media covering the event.

At least 20 people were eventually arrested.