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International · Santiago

Chile apologizes to woman forcibly sterilized for HIV status

50% Left coverage: 22 sources
The woman has been identified only as Francisca, which is not her real name. She was 20 years old when she became pregnant in 2002 and found out during a routine checkup that she was HIV-positive. She says she was repeatedly criticized by healthcare workers for getting pregnant.See the Story
Soccer · Chile

Chile appoint Eduardo Berizzo as new coach

67% Right coverage: 3 sources
Berizzo replaces Martin Lasarte, who was sacked in April after Chile missed out on the finals that begin in Qatar in November. The 52-year-old Berizzo began his coaching career as an assistant to then Chile manager Marcelo Bielsa in 2007. He has coached since at Argentine club Estudiantes, Sevilla and Athletic in Spain.See the Story
Americas · Chile

Berizzo takes charge of Chile national team

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Chile hires Eduardo Berizzo as national team coach. Martin Lasarte was fired in April after Chile failed to qualify for the World Cup. Chile placed seventh in the 10-nation South American qualifying group but is challenging Ecuador's place at the finals tournament in Qatar later this year.See the Story
Chile · Chile

Chile could be home to world's oldest tree, study suggests

Coverage: 4 sources
Ancient alerce tree in southern Chile could be more than 5,000 years old. Scientists were not able to determine an exact age based on tree rings. The estimated age would beat the current record-holder, a 4,853 year old bristlecone pine tree in California.See the Story
Coronavirus · Chile

Cardinal Angelo Sodano, former apostolic nuncio of Chile accused of cover-up of sexual abuse in the Church, died

He was the representative of the Vatican in Chile during the Dictatorship of Augusto Pinochet, a period in which he is linked to cover-ups of abuse casesSee the Story
Chile · Chile

Chile could be home to the world’s oldest tree at 5,484 years-old

Coverage: 2 sources
The Great-Grandfather, an ancient cypress in Chile, could be up to 5,484 years old. The Patagonian Cypress would beat the current record-holder by more than 600 years. The current record of the world's oldest tree is held by a 4,853-year-old bristlecone pine tree in California.See the Story
Americas · Chile

Javiera Parada's criticism of the draft Constitution despite acknowledging that he hasn't read it in full: “It brings us closer to Bolivarian constitutionalism” | The Clinic - Articles, columns, interviews and humor

Javiera Parada referred to the draft of the new Constitution expressing her greatest concerns about it.See the Story
HIV · Chile

Chile: Apology for sterilizing HIV-positive women in moment of ‘reproductive justice’

100% Center coverage: 1 sources
UNAIDS chief Winnie Byanyima: "This settlement is a significant moment for women around the world" President Gabriel Boric Font issued the apology as part of a settlement resulting from a case brought by a Chilean woman. She was sterilized without her consent shortly after giving birth in 2002.See the Story
Americas · Chile

Bolivia to import diesel to relief drivers in the west

100% Left coverage: 1 sources
Bolivia's state-run oil company YPFB will import 2.5 million liters of diesel fuel from Chile to reverse the current shortage, it was announced.See the Story

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