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Spanish press agency EFE photographer Victor Salas(L) is helped by a colleague after he was beaten on his eye with a stick by riot police during a worker’s protest carried out at the same time that Chilean president Michelle Bachelet was delivering her annual presidential message to the Nation before the Congress, in Valparaiso on May 21, 2008. AFP PHOTO / POOL – IVAN ALVARADO