On 22-23 august a symposium on Irish studies in South America was held in Santiago de Chile under the title "Cultural Dialogues between Chile and Ireland" with sections on migration and diaspora, nationalism, literature, translation and visual arts.
The Vatican released a letter Monday from Pope Francis directly addressing for the first time the latest accusations of sexual abuse by priests. Here is the full text of the letter.
Latin American countries vowed to tackle corruption in a statement released at the Summit of the Americas. Regional leaders also warned Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro that his snap election would lack credibility.
Sebastián Piñera Takes Office as President of Chile, Again. Political conservative, returned to Chile’s presidency on Sunday, vowing to revive an economy that slumped under the departing center-left leader Michelle Bachelet.
The TPP will go into force 60 days after at least 6 member countries complete domestic procedures, such as gaining parliamentary approval.