ANKARA 

Chile’s President Sebastian Pinera rejected the human rights violations committed by the public forces during anti-government protests.

Addressing the 2019 United Nations Conference on Climate Change (COP25) in Madrid on Monday, Pinera said his country experienced “three simultaneous but very different situations” in the past six weeks.

His government, however, achieved “great economic and social progress that place Chile as the head of Latin America in economic and human development,” he said.

“First, [there was] a wave of criminal violence that we faced with democratic instruments and the rule of law, safeguarding the human rights of all people,” the

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