Tens of thousands of people have been protesting in Chile for weeks now. They have been voicing their anger about social inequality and the high cost of living.
Investigators found that authorities have used unnecessary levels of aggression against protesters resulting in serious injuries and even deaths. The anti-government unrest has been ongoing for almost two months.
Hundreds of women gathered in Istanbul to perform a feminist protest dance and song from Chile. The viral song defends rape victims and denounces the state for not doing enough to combat violence against women.
Chile's president has acknowledged that "abuses and crimes were committed" by police during weeks of unrest that have left more than 20 dead. Pinera has resisted calls for his resignation, instead promising reform.
Human Rights Watch has accused Chilean police of perpetrating "serious human rights violations" during civilian protests. President Sebastian Pinera wants troops to protect infrastructure and "free up" police.
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