Chileans look to the right in poll

Conservative candidate leads presidential polls as electorate seek political shake-up.

    Chileans are preparing to go to the polls on Sunday in an election which could see the ruling left coalition voted out of power for the first time in close to 20 years. 

    In the lead is conservative billionaire, Sebastian Pinera, who has investments in a popular TV channel, a football team and Chile's main airline.

    Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman reports from Santiago, Chile's capital.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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