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Alert – U.S Embassy, Santiago, Chile (20 October, 2019)

As of Sunday, October 20, the Chilean government has declared a state of emergency in the following areas: ·     Metropolitan Region of Santiago ·     Region of Coquimbo ·     Region of Valparaiso ·     Region of O’Higgins ·     Region of Bio-Bio These locations continue to be sites of on-going protests and looting, some of which have resulted in acts of violence. Many ...
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Alert – U.S Embassy, Santiago, Chile

There will be a curfew this evening from 22:00 – 7:00 hours in the Santiago Metropolitan Region. Authorities have ordered all individuals to stay off the streets. Assistance: U.S. Embassy Santiago, Chile Phone number: +56 2 2330 3716 (8:30 A.M. to 5:00 P.M) and +56 2 2330 3000 (After business hours) Email address: Embassy website: State ...
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Protests Related to Fare Increases Affecting Santiago Metro

Friday October 18, 2019 Local authorities are reporting calls throughout Santiago for groups to arrive in masses and evade paying at various metro stations.  Protests were called for Metro Manquehue on Friday and Los Dominicos Metro Station on Monday, October 21. The calls to demonstrate are spontaneous and local authorities are unable to predict where the next ...
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