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'A Nightmare Without An End': Wildfires Burn Out Of Control In Chile

REBECCA HERSHER

The government of Chile says wildfires that have killed at least 10 people are the worst blazes in the country’s history.

Several firefighters are among the dead. 565 palabras más

Anarchist

Slow and Steady (and Stable) Wins the Race: the Chilean Central Bank's new President

On Tuesday Chilean President Bachalet announced her decision to appoint Mario Marcel to replace Rodrigo Vergara as head of the Central Bank when Vargara’s term ends in December, … 308 palabras más

Domestic Politics

September 29 in history

522 BC – Darius I of Persia killed the Magian usurper Gaumâta, securing his hold as king of the Persian Empire.

480 BC  Battle of Salamis… 662 palabras más

History

An unquiet ocean

There must be something about being in Chile that makes me write blog posts. I wrote my last one here in September of last year, and now I’m at it again, a third of the way through a trip to Santiago and the south of the country. 639 palabras más