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Irrigation min., Chile's parl't speaker discuss water cooperation

Mon, 24 Feb 2020 - 10:21 GMT

Abdel Ati hailed the visit of Chile's delegation, highlighting the depth of bilateral ties.

Violence erupts again in Santiago after soccer fan run over by police

Fri, 31 Jan 2020 - 04:50 GMT

Protesters attacked more than 20 police stations through the night and early morning.

Chile extends state of emergency as protest death toll hits seven

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 10:47 GMT

Chile is "at war", President Sebastian Pinera said Sunday, as the country reels from three days of violent demonstrations and looting that have left seven dead and almost 1,500 detained in the worst outbreak of social unrest in decades.

Sanchez strikes as Copa holders Chile thrash Japan

Tue, 18 Jun 2019 - 12:10 GMT

Chile began their Copa America defence in emphatic fashion with a thumping 4-0 win over tournament guests Japan.

Vidal says Chile are team to fear ahead of Japan Copa clash

Sun, 16 Jun 2019 - 06:46 GMT

The two-time reigning champions are not among the favourites this time around having lost some of the players who took them to win Copa titles in 2015 and 2016

Messi back for another shot at 2019 Copa América title

Fri, 14 Jun 2019 - 08:55 GMT

Lionel Messi was fed up and hurting three years ago, on the losing side once again at the Copa America.

Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay to present joint 2030 World Cup bid

Sun, 17 Feb 2019 - 07:14 GMT

Argentina, Chile, Paraguay and Uruguay are to submit a joint bid to host the 2030 World Cup, Chile's President Sebastian Pinera announced on Thursday.

Vidal 'lacked respect' for teammates, says Barca manager

Fri, 12 Oct 2018 - 05:00 GMT

Barcelona midfielder Arturo Vidal "lacked respect" for his teammates by complaining on social media about not playing enough, the club's sporting director Pep Segura said Thursday.

Documentary explores Scottish workers' boycott over Chile 1973 coup

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 - 08:16 GMT

Documentary explores Scottish workers' boycott over Chile 1973 coup.

Pope meets with Chilean bishop and victims' advocate over Church sex abuse

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 - 01:30 GMT

Pope Francis met in Rome on Friday with a Chilean bishop and a victims' advocate to discuss the Church sex abuse scandal in Chile.

Chile to restrict tourists and non-locals on Easter Island

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 - 04:07 GMT

Easter Island is known for its unique Moai monumental statues carved by the Rapa Nui people, believed to have arrived on the remote landmass in the southeastern Pacific Ocean in around the 12th century.

U.S. VP Pence urges Latin America to isolate Venezuela

Thu, 28 Jun 2018 - 10:40 GMT

U.S. Vice President Mike Pence during a visit to Ecuador on Thursday urged Latin American nations to help isolate the crisis-stricken Venezuela.

Venezuela's Gustavo Dudamel to lead youth concerts in Chile

Tue, 26 Jun 2018 - 01:36 GMT

Venezuela's Gustavo Dudamel will lead concerts in Santiago with youth from Latin America and Europe to honor his late mentor Jose Antonio Abreu.

All Chilean bishops quit over child abuse scandal

Fri, 18 May 2018 - 10:40 GMT

Chilean bishops announced their resignation over a child sex abuse scandal within the Church in Chile that has come to haunt the reign of Pope Francis.

Protests worldwide reject U.S. embassy move to Jerusalem

Sun, 13 May 2018 - 08:49 GMT

The U.S. embassy in Israel will officially be opened in Jerusalem on Monday, May 14, according to a statement issued by the U.S. Department of State on Friday.

Six South American nations suspend membership of anti-U.S. bloc

Sat, 21 Apr 2018 - 12:50 GMT

Half of the nations belonging to Unasur, a South American bloc set up a decade ago to counter U.S. sway in the region.

Sanchez witnesses his worst career days in Man United

Thu, 22 Mar 2018 - 03:45 GMT

Manchester United’s winger Alexis Sánchez is going through a bad time in his career.

Chile boosts protected parkland with US philanthropist's donations

Tue, 30 Jan 2018 - 11:22 GMT

Chile is expanding protected parkland in its stunning southern Patagonia region per a decree that incorporates reserves owned by a late American philanthropist.

Chile government guarantees Pope's safety despite church attacks

Sat, 13 Jan 2018 - 11:45 GMT

Pope Francis will not be at risk during his trip to Chile this week, despite a series of attacks at Catholic churches in the capital Santiago.

Colombian Rueda to take over as Chile coach

Tue, 09 Jan 2018 - 07:00 GMT

Colombian Reinaldo Rueda has left Brazilian club Flamengo to take over as coach of Chile

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