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Chilean Sen. Isabel Allende, daughter of Chile’s late President Salvador Allende, touches his exhumed coffin in Santiago, Chile. A scientific autopsy has confirmed that the former president committed suicide during the 1973 coup.

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Chile: Scientific autopsy confirms Allende suicide

A scientific autopsy has confirmed that Chilean President Salvador Allende committed suicide during the 1973 coup that toppled his socialist government, court officials announced on Tuesday.

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