Chile | Demonstrations and barricades reported in Santiago for anniversary of student protests

On October 18, demonstrations and barricades have been reported in Santiago for the 2 year anniversary of the student protests. In Quilicura, traffic was interrupted at Manuel Antonio Matta Av. with Eduardo Frei Montalva. In Estación Central, barricades were set up at General Velásquez to the north with Logroño. There were also protests in La Victoria, Pedro Aguirre Cerda, around the police station, located on Calle Ramona Parra; in Providencia, near the Costanera Center mall. More disruptions are expected today in Santiago and other major cities of Chile. Protests could get violent so caution is advised when traveling.

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