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.

Chile

Pope accepts abuse resignation of Chile Cardinal Ezzati

Archbishop of Santiago, Ricardo Ezzati, is the seventh senior Chilean church official to resign over a scandal.

Pope accepts abuse resignation of Chile Cardinal Ezzati

Latin America

South American leaders announce new regional bloc

Prosur will replace Unasur, which fell apart last year following divisions over how to address the Venezuela crisis.

Weather

Flooding, landslides kill at least eight in Peru and Chile

Downpours typical of El Nino continue to cause destruction in South America.

Flooding, landslides kill at least eight in Peru and Chile

Latin America

Regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as interim president

US, Canada, Brazil, Colombia, among others recognise Juan Guaido as country's interim president.

Regional powers recognise Maduro opponent as interim president

Brazil

Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch

As controversial new leaders find their feet and crises continue, here are the stories to look out for this year.

Latin America in 2019: Stories to watch

Weather

Wildfires tear through Chile

More than 100 people have been displaced by the blazes to the west of the capital, Santiago.

Wildfires tear through Chile