Inferno in Chile

A deadly forest fire devastates the port city of Valparaiso. [35 photos total]

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Smoke from a forest fire is seen in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, Chile, April 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Cesar Pincheira) #
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Firefighters work to put out a fire in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Destroyed houses are seen at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra) #
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Firefighters work to put out a fire in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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People look at smoke from a forest fire in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago April 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Cesar Pincheira) #
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A forest fire burns in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Cesar Pincheira) #
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Firefighters work to put out a fire in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra) #
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Firefighters work to put out a fire in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Firefighters work to put out a fire in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Firefighters take a break at the location where a forest fire burned several neighborhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra) #
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A helicopter assists in fighting a fire at the location where a forest fire burned several neighborhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra) #
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Residents throw water on a fire at the location where a forest fire burned several neighborhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra) #
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Firefighters try to put out a fire at the location where a forest fire burned several neighborhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Cristobal Saavedra) #
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Smoke is seen through the burnt-out remains of a gate after a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A resident looks though his window as a forest fire, reflected on the window, burns through several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 12, 2014. (REUTERS/Cesar Pincheira) #
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Residents and rescue workers carry a body from the place where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A dead horse is seen after a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A resident reacts at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Residents are seen through a window as they survey the damage after a forest fire burned homes in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Residents inspect the remains of a car at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A resident works on the remains of a house after a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Residents walk past the remnants of a house at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Residents gather in a shelter after a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills of Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Cesar Pincheira) #
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Residents carry their belongings at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Residents stand next to a cross at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A resident pokes a dead dog in the back of a burnt-out truck at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A man inspects the remains after a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A resident walks past the remnants of a car at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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Residents survey the damage and remove the remnants of a house at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A volunteer gives a donkey water at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A resident reacts at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A resident carries an injured dog at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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People walk amidst the remains of burnt houses after a forest fire in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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A rescue worker rests at the location where a forest fire burned several neighbourhoods in the hills in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #
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People walk amidst burnt houses after a forest fire in Valparaiso city, northwest of Santiago, April 13, 2014. (REUTERS/Eliseo Fernandez) #

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