Piñera asks to condemn violence and discusses Araucanía and migration with Lagos and Frei, without Bachelet | National

This Friday morning, the President Sebastián Piñera He had a meeting via Zoom with former presidents Ricardo Lagos and Eduardo Frei. Former President Michelle Bachelet, current UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, could not participate due to scheduling problems. At the meeting, the head of state highlighted the “Need to condemn violence” and valued the … Read more

Sebastián Piñera for La Araucanía: We are open to dialogue respecting the rule of law | National

This Sunday, President Sebastián Piñera briefly referred to the current situation in La Araucanía, with demonstrations that have left road blocks and precincts taken. This is while a massive meeting of Mapuche communities is being held in order to analyze what happened with the eviction of municipalities in the area a week ago. In this … Read more

Unknown men shoot and throw stones at moving vehicles on Route 5, near Ercilla | National

Araucania region Monday 24 August 2020 | 22:28 Unknown men shoot and throw stones at moving vehicles on Route 5, near Ercilla by Luciano Veloso The information is from police from Chile Carabineros de La Araucanía | Twitter visits News in Development We are gathering more background on this news, stay tuned for updates. According … Read more

Motorist died after hitting logs that obstructed the route in La Araucanía | National

Araucania region Tuesday 11 August 2020 | 12:58 Motorist died after hitting logs that obstructed the route in La Araucanía by Manuel Stuardo With information from Oscar Valenzuela Oscar Valenzuela | RBB visits A motorist died at dawn this Tuesday after crash into some logs that blocked a road in the La Araucanía region. The … Read more

NHRI and violence in La Araucanía: “It is very serious that civilians decide to carry out eviction actions” | National

He National Institute of Human Rights (NHRI) issued a statement regarding what happened in La Araucanía in recent days, especially the eviction executed by civilians to some municipalities taken by pro-Mapuche groups. In the statement, the NHRI regretted the taking of some municipalities in La Araucanía and also that the evictions have been carried out … Read more

There is no snow wall: this is what the Pino Hachado border crossing in Lonquimay really looks like | National

A photograph of the border complex “Pino Hachado” in La Araucanía it showed the place with a wall of snow on the route, causing it to quickly go viral on Saturday. However, the famous photograph was not actually from Chile, but from Japan. Several users noted that the photograph could be found on Pinterest and … Read more