[QODLink]
Americas
Chileans mark quake anniversary
As victims are remembered, questions are raised about the slow pace of reconstruction.
Last Modified: 28 Feb 2011 11:46 GMT


Chilean people gather to mark one year since a massive earthquake struck the country. Sebastian Pinera, the Chilean president, has taken a lot of flak, as thousands of families are still living in temporary shelters.

Al Jazeera’s Mark Orchard travels back into to the disaster zone.

Source:
Al Jazeera
Topics in this article
People
Country
Featured on Al Jazeera
Mother of jailed Al Jazeera journalist Abdullah Elshamy says her son's ordeal highlights the value of press freedom.
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Featured
Survivors of Bangladesh garment factory collapse say they received little compensation and face economic hardship.
As Iraq prepares to vote, deadly violence is surging. But at the site of one bomb attack, people insist life must go on.
French Jews and Muslims say recent National Front victories in mayoral races reflect rising xenophobia.
Up to 23,000 federal prisoners could qualify for clemency under new Justice Department initiative.
After years of rapid growth, Argentina is bracing for another economic crisis as inflation eats up purchasing power.
join our mailing list