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Families homeless on Christmas after forest fire in Chilean port

Dec 26, 2019 - 8:26 AM

Interior Minister Gonzalo Blumel says there are 'indications' the fire 'could be intentional'

NOW HOMELESS. Locals search for personal belongings after a forest fire at the Rocuant hill in Valparaiso, Chile, on December 25, 2019. Photo by Pablo Rojas/Mariadaga/AFP

Chile to amend constitution, a key demand of protesters

Nov 11, 2019 - 11:37 AM

The new constitution will be drafted by a body called a constituent assembly and then put to a referendum for ratification, says Interior Minister Gonzalo Blumel

MORE PROTESTS. Demonstrators clash with riot police during a protest against the government of Chilean President Sebastian Pinera in Renaca, Vina del Mar, some 120 km west of Santiago, on November 10, 2019. Photo by Dante Rossi/AFP