Tag: <span>tear gas</span>

Chilean Government Resumes Use of Tear Gas As HidroAysén Protests Continue

Chile’s Carabineros resumed the use of  tear gas on Friday, a mere three days after Chilean Interior Minister Rodrigo Hinzpeter had called for its temporary suspension, as massive demonstrations against […] Read More >

Chile Suspends Use of Tear Gas Amid Concerns Over Miscarriages

Chile’s Interior Minister announced Wednesday that the country’s police forces will be temporarily prohibited from using tear gas against protesters after a study by the University of Chile showed that […] Read More >