AJ Impact

Mercosur bloc leaders meet to fast-track EU trade deal

Member nations and the European Union in June agreed to a deal that will eliminate nearly all tariffs on two-way trade.

Mercosur bloc leaders meet to fast-track EU trade deal

Latin America

Chile suffers the worst drought in 60 years

Chile's populated capital Santiago, as well as the Valparaiso region, could be left without drinking water by 2030.

Latin America

Total solar eclipse 2019: First photos of the phenomenon

The first total solar eclipse since 2017 passes over parts of South America.

Total solar eclipse 2019: First photos of the phenomenon

Latin America

Total solar eclipse 2019: Who can see it and how to watch

The first total solar eclipse since 2017 will pass over parts of South America on Tuesday.

Latin America

Total solar eclipse: Tourists flock to Chile for celestial show

People in parts of Argentina and Chile will gaze heavenwards to see a rare total solar eclipse.

LGBT

The LGBTQ artists using music as resistance in Latin America

Over the last decade, several openly queer musicians have emerged in Latin America. They use their music to combat hate.

The LGBTQ artists using music as resistance in Latin America

Latin America

Venezuelan migrants risk discrimination for new life in Chile

Chile clamps down on undocumented migration, closing the door to migrants as the country's immigration is soaring again.

Sport

Copa America: Chile beat Colombia on penalties to reach semis

After having two goals disqualified after video reviews, Chile kept their cool and stayed on track to defend the title.

Copa America: Chile beat Colombia on penalties to reach semis

Latin America

Five things to watch for at the OAS General Assembly in Colombia

Member nations of Organization of American States are due to convene in Colombia to tackle the hemisphere's challenges.

Five things to watch for at the OAS General Assembly in Colombia

Earthrise

Rewilding Patagonia: Chile's Great Conservation Leap Forward

A 304,000-hectare national park in Chile is being brought back to life by restoring the land to nature.

Latin America

Trump revives Monroe Doctrine as warning to China and Russia

Latin American countries long demonised the doctrine which historically gave Washington a blank cheque to intervene.

Trump revives Monroe Doctrine as warning to China and Russia

Norway

Norway museum to return thousands of Easter Island artefacts

Authorities on Easter Island have long been calling for the return of artefacts from Norway and the UK.

Norway museum to return thousands of Easter Island artefacts

Haiti

Gunmen attack Chilean ambassador's motorcade in Haiti

Several NGO workers are reportedly missing following the attack, which took place amid ongoing instability in Haiti.

Gunmen attack Chilean ambassador's motorcade in Haiti

Abuse

Chile court orders Catholic Church to compensate abuse victims

The unprecedented ruling comes amid an ongoing clerical sex abuse scandal engulfing deeply religious Chile.

Chile court orders Catholic Church to compensate abuse victims

Latin America

Bolsonaro in Chile: Brazilian leader sparks controversy

Brazilian president causes anger in Chile, sparking protests and a rare political boycott.