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Photographer Juan Carlos Caceres is arrested by police during a protest against Pinoche dictatorship in 1986
Forty years ago, on September 11, 1973, a military coup led by General Augusto Pinochet toppled the democratic socialist government of Chile. President Salvador Allende was killed during the attack to seize La Moneda presidential palace. In the aftermath of the coup, a quarter of a million people were detained for their political beliefs, 3000 were killed or disappeared...
Headline: Chile 40th anniversary of Pinochet coup
Author: JUAN CARLOS CACERES