Tag: Chile

UN describes as deplorable conditions of indigenous peoples in Chile

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The UN rapporteur for housing offered a press conference to present its assessment of housing conditions in Chile. He expressed special concern inequality observed in Chilean society and the precariousness of the indigenous housing.

Evo Morales criticized Chile for rejecting protection of Bolivians

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The Bolivian Government argues that its nine citizens were detained illegally in Chile, so it filed a complaint with the headquarters of the United Nations Human Rights Council.

Magnitude 6.7 Quake Shakes central Chile

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The quake does not meet the conditions to generate a tsunami, said the national Office of emergency of the Ministry of the Interior and public security (Onemi).

Bolivia urges objectivity Chilean judges in the case of detainees

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The Chilean Prosecutor accused of alleged crimes of robbery with violence, bearing and possession of prohibited weapons and smuggling nine Bolivian citizens.

Chile disputed jurisdiction of the Hague maritime demand for Bolivia

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The President of Chile, Michelle Bachelet, announced Monday that his country would object to the competence of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) in the Hague to judge the maritime lawsuit brought by Bolivia. Through a chain of radio and television, Bachelet said that one of his functions as head of State is to preserve

Judge orders halt to Cristián Labbé ex-Pinochet Security Chief

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Cristián Labbé is accused of torturing an electrician identified as Harry Cohen and three other people.

They recorded 13 femicides in Chile this 2017

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34 femicides, were recorded during the 2016, while in 2015 were 45.

Chilean students return to the streets in opposition to educational reform

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The call of the Chile Confederation of students calls for the improvement of public education. 

Lakes gives up candidacy for the Presidency of Chile

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The Chilean Uribe read out a statement which announced the withdrawal of its presidential candidate, position which sets after losing the support of the Socialist Party who chose to support the independent Alejandro Guillier.

PS of Chile elects as its presidential candidate Guillier

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The central Committee of the Socialist Party elected in a secret ballot to Alejandro Guillier, close to the Radical Party of cutting Social Democrat as a candidate for the presidential elections, questioning the primaries of the ruling bloc.