Inauguration of Chilean President

Michelle Bachelet is inaugurated as President of Chile, the first woman to hold that position. The President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, gives her… read more

Michelle Bachelet is inaugurated as President of Chile, the first woman to hold that position. The President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, gives her inaugural address from a balcony of the Palacio de La Moneda in Santiago to people gathered on Constitution Plaza.

She was elected January 15, 2006, in a run-off election, marking the fourth consecutive presidential-election win for Concertacion, a center-left coalition of parties in Chile. She’s a 54-year-old physician and belongs to Chile’s Socialist Party.

U.S. Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice attended the inauguration. close

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Program ID:
191574-1
Category:
International Telecasts
Format:
Ceremony
Location:
Valparaiso, Chile
First Aired:
Mar 13, 2006 | 10:08pm EST | C-SPAN 2
Last Aired:
Mar 15, 2006 | 7:31am EST | C-SPAN 2

Airing Details

  • Mar 13, 2006 | 10:08pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 14, 2006 | 2:07am EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Mar 14, 2006 | 5:29am EST | C-SPAN 1
  • Mar 14, 2006 | 3:22pm EST | C-SPAN 3
  • Mar 15, 2006 | 7:31am EST | C-SPAN 2

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