Chile's president declares state of emergency in capital Santiago

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Published on October 19, 2019 - Duration: 01:11s

Chile's president declares state of emergency in capital Santiago

Chile's President Sebastián Piñera has declared a state of emergency inthe capital Santiago as protests against a rise in the cost of public transport have escalated.

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