Mano del Desierto (Hand of the desert) Roca Hornos - Atacama Desert - Chile; an hand protruding out of the sand. Mano de Desierto is a work of the Chilean sculptor Mario Irarrázabal, built in the early
September Political prisoners are taken into the basement of the National Stadium for interrogation, after a U.-backed military coup overthrew and killed the socialist president of Chile, Salvador Allende.
Credit: Julio Etchart/Julio Etchart General Pinochet at a 1988 rally. "We - the photographers - got quite close and you could sense the tension. Pinochet was uneasy because he wasn't used to dealing with foreign press.