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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

Blaze in Chilean port city kills 12, destroys 2,000 houses

By Anthony Esposito VALPARAISO, Chile (Reuters) - At least 12 people were killed and 2,000 houses destroyed over the weekend by a fire that devastated parts of the Chilean port city of Valparaiso, as authorities evacuated thousands and sent in aircraft to battle the blaze. "It is still not completely extinguished," said local government official Ricardo Bravo, referring to lingering pockets of f…