Chile police accused of brutality in protest crackdown

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Published on November 2, 2019 - Duration: 02:38s

Chile police accused of brutality in protest crackdown

Two weeks after mass demonstrations for widespread social reforms began, envoys from the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights are in Santiago probing alleged police abuses.

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Country in South America
Chile has voted overwhelmingly in favor of rewriting the the country’s constitution to replace guiding principles imposed four decades ago under the military..
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Capital of Chile
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Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights

Department of the Secretariat of the United Nations that works to promote and protect the human rights that are guaranteed under international law
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