Chile lawmakers call for social reforms as protests mount

A demonstrator throws a tear gas shell during a protest against Chile's state economic model, in Santiago, Chile October 22, 2019. REUTERS/Ivan Alvarado

SANTIAGO (Reuters) – Lawmakers who attended a crisis summit with Chilean President Sebastian Pinera‚Äôs ruling coalition called on Tuesday for reforms to tackle inequality in response to countrywide riots that sowed chaos in the South American nation and led to 15 deaths and the arrest of more than 2,600 people. Frustrations over the high cost […]

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