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Thursday, September 12, 2013

Photos of the Day: September 12, 2013

A boy lights a candle in the dressing rooms of the National Stadium during a candlelight vigil marking the events that launched a bloody 17-year dictatorship, in Santiago, Chile, Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013. The stadium served as a detention and torture center in the early years of the military dictatorship led by Gen. Augusto Pinochet who ousted the late President Salvador Allende. On Wednesday Chileans marked the 40th anniversary of the military coup that overthrew Allende.