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The force of a water cannon pushes back students in Santiago seeking education reform. Chile's schools were free to all students until the regime of Augusto Pinochet, which cleared the way for more private universities and a voucher system that directs billions in public funds to privately run high schools.

The force of a water cannon pushes back students in Santiago seeking education reform. Chile's schools were free to all students until the regime of Augusto Pinochet, which cleared the way for more private universities and a voucher system that directs billions in public funds to privately run high schools.

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The Navy has sent four warships — USS Ramage, USS Mahan, USS Gravely and USS Barry — armed with ballistic missiles into the eastern Mediterranean Sea amid violence in Syria. Navy ships are capable of a variety of military actions, including launching Tomahawk cruise missiles as they did against Libya in 2011.