🇨🇱 Chile. After the increase in the price of the metro ticket riots erupted in particular at #Santiago . Many metro stations went up in smoke. The state of emergency and a curfew have been established. #Chile pic.twitter.com/FkdiL9jMzy
— Chris Ogilvie (@Ogilvie_CJ) October 20, 2019
An emergency state and a curfew has been imposed in a row of large сities, inсluding Antofagasta region, from where many tourist routes start. At first, peaceful actions grew into clashes with law enforcement officers by October 18 — people erected barricades, caused damage to many metro stations, and began to burn shopping centers and buses.