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Weekly Report - 28 November 2019 (WR-19-47)

CHILE: Social discontent escalates into general strike

Chile has entered its sixth week of intense social mobilisations and widespread public unrest, with demonstrators continuing to press their demands for significant social and economic change in the country. Alongside the continuation of public demonstrations, 25 November marked the beginning of a series of rolling strikes staged by various trade unions and social organisations from a variety of productive sectors, culminating in the staging of a nationwide general strike on 26 November.

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