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Flags of South American countries part 2 – Chile

Today is the 4th of July. The United States Independence Day.  I thought I should post the second installment of the series on South American flags today because of similarities between the flag of Chile and the United States. In … Continue reading

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Chileans protest hydroelectric dam development in Patagonia.

A massive project of several dams on two rivers and costing $3.2 billion has been approved by Chilean government in May this year. The future site of this project is no other than pristine southern Patagonia, a region of South … Continue reading

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Volcano eruption in Chile; Bariloche covered in ashes

Bariloche has been covered in ashes as the Chilean volcano Puyehue erupted yesterday. The flights to Bariloche, Esquel, Chapelco and Trelew have been suspended. The state of emergency has been declared in Bariloche and schools and public buildings will stay … Continue reading

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