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14 Dec 2013 20:57 GMT | Politics, Latin America, Chile
Former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet is set to win back the top job on Sunday when voting will take place in a second round of the presidential election.
Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Santiago.
Source: Al Jazeera
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