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Eyes on Chile Protest

Protestors in Santiago, Chile set fire to main electricity utility building owned by Enel and several other transit buildings in protests against various price hikes
Protests in Santiago, Chile over the rise in public transport tickets.

#PrayersfortheInnocentVictims 🙏
The unrest exposes divisions in the country, one of Latin America's wealthiest but also one of its most unequal. There have been growing complaints about the cost of living - especially in Santiago, a city of some six million people - and calls for economic reforms
Chile is one of Latin America's wealthiest nations, but also, among its most unequal. Frustrations over the high cost of living in Santiago have become a political flashpoint, prompting calls for reforms on everything from the country's tax and labor codes
Looks Like HK, Paris, Barcelona, Venezuela Protest..

Santiago burns in this #EvasionMasiva night. So far:
- 7 metro stations
- 5 banks
- the Enel tower
- toll gates at the highway
- supermarket
- numerous buses and bus stops.
Chile declares state of emergency amid growing riots in Santiago
H/T @CoryGroshek
All Hell Is Breaking loose in Chile..
Clashes erupt at #Santiago protests over transport fare hikes and Corrupt Govt!!
#PrayersfortheInnocentVictims 🙏

#ChileProtests #Chile
Protest Continue in Chile

Huge media Blackout in Chile..
#PrayersfortheInnocentVictims 🙏

There is a War going on.
The President of Chile has called it War against the protesters!!

Santiago on fire
Chile's rightwing billionaire oligarch President Sebastián Piñera just went on TV and declared "We are at war," in response to massive protests against his austerity policies

#PrayersfortheInnocentVictims 🙏
#PrayersfortheInnocentVictims 🙏

Chile declares state of emergency and implements a Military Inforced curfew as protests rock capital

Update Wow!!

Thousands of people protest in Santiago, on October 25, 2019, a week after violence protests started.
100s of thousand Protest!!

100s of thousand protest today in Santiago, Chile!!

#ChileProtest 🙏
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