Demonstrations in Santiago, Chile, Gather Around One Million People

This was the largest demonstration since the beginning of protests in the country. Protests were mostly peaceful but there have been outbreaks of violence in parts of Santiago.

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - About a million people gathered on Friday afternoon in Santiago, Chile, at the largest demonstration since the beginning of protests in the country, according to the Chilean press.

Protests took place peacefully for the most part. Protesters were dressed in red, one of Chile's national colors, and waving the country's flags. The demonstration took place in the main streets of downtown Santiago, which is Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?