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Chilean President Honors Miners

Chile's president paid tribute to the 33 miners who were trapped underground for more than two months.  At a ceremony at the presidential palace, each miner was given a medal to commemorate the 200th anniversary of Chile's independence from Spain.  President Sebastian Pinera calls the miners true heroes.  After Monday's ceremony the miners played a soccer match against a team led by President Pinera.

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