Police officer in Chile accused of throwing teen from bridge

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A police officer in Chile has been arrested after allegedly throwing a teenager from a bridge during a anti-government protest. The officer has been detained on suspicion of attempted murder. Protesters have taken to Chile's streets for a year to […]



A police officer in Chile has been arrested after allegedly throwing a teenager from a bridge during a anti-government protest.
The officer has been detained on suspicion of attempted murder.
Protesters have taken to Chile's streets for a year to call for more equality and recognition of their rights.
But the police have cracked down hard, prompting human rights organisations to condemn the brutality of Chile's security forces. Al Jazeera’s Lucia Newman reports from Santiago, Chile. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on Twitter: https://twitter.com/AJEnglish – Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/aljazeera – Check our website: https://www.aljazeera.com/ #Chile #ChileProtests #AnthonyAraya

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