Get the latest news on protests in Chile, which have been a response to a raise in the Santiago Metro’s subway fare, the increased cost of living, privatization, and inequality prevalent in the country. Smoke and tear gas filled the air in Santiago as demonstrators clashed with riot police after a promise of reform failed to end the unrest – follow RT to get the latest updates on Chile protests. Chile has pulled out of hosting the upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit in November and the COP25 climate change summit in December after October’s weeks of anti-government protests – visit RT.com to find out more. Anti-establishment demonstrations are popping up all over the world, in countries with different political systems and varying levels of wealth – go to RT.com to read experts’ opinions and analysis. In Chile, dozens have died and thousands were injured as a result of the protests of 2019 – visit RT to be updated on the latest news from Latin America.