Nine of those who fell died immediately, and the 10th died of his injuries after being taken to a hospital.
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“They don’t want us to surrender, they want us dead!” the rebel leader, Óscar Pérez, shouts in one of a series of videos posted on Twitter that showed him bloodied and under siege.
The authorities walked back earlier statements that a second person had died and that 17 people were missing in a mine, signs that the human toll of the quake may not be as stark as previously feared.
“I’m so excited,” Ms. Cartes said as she waited on a platform for the bus that would take her on a 21-hour ride across the Andes. She was on her way to attend a Mass that Pope Francis will celebrate in Santiago, Chile’s capital, on Tuesday.
The outcry came after the bank’s chief economist, Paul Romer, told The Wall Street Journal in an interview on Friday that while Chile’s ranking has fallen in the bank’s yearly “Doing Business” report, which investors watch closely, “business conditions did not get worse in Chile” during the Bachelet era.
She entered the country last summer without immigration papers, yet received a work permit, a monthly stipend of 600 Canadian dollars, or $480, free health care and free French lessons. The weather has become bone-cold chilly but her Canadian neighbors are warm.
No one was injured, and only minor physical damage was reported. President Michelle Bachelet appealed for calm, urging Chileans to welcome the first papal visit since John Paul II visited Chile in 1987. “I also want to invite you all to experience this visit in a climate of respect, solidarity and happiness,” Ms. Bachelet said in a statement.
Canadians cook food in ways that come from all over the world but they haven’t adopted much from the indigenous people who were first here. Why is that?
Comments bу President Trump during a meeting with lawmakers this week have placed Haiti in the spotlight. Here are three books bу Haitian writers that provide insight into the countrу’s historу of struggle and resistance.
DANCE ON THE VOLCANOBу Marie Vieux-ChauvetTranslated bу Kaiama L. Glover492 pp. Archipelago. (2017)
In this book, Minette,