The Chilean town of Valdivia was hit by a 9.5-magnitude earthquake on on May 22, 1960. The impact left thousands dead, many more injured and caused nearly US$800 million worth of damages.
BRASÍLIA – Brazil’s President Michel Temer has been cleared of charges that he received illegal campaign funds in a 2014 election, a ruling that allows him to stay in office. By four votes to three, […]
BUENOS AIRES – Authorities in Argentina have captured a former Chilean army colonel convicted of crimes against humanity during the regime of ex-Chilean military dictator Augusto Pinochet. Sergio Francisco Jara Arancibia was “one of Chile’s […]