images links abstract
Wiki Code Copy Tips Home

Chile

Chile ( (listen), ; Spanish: [ˈtʃile]), officially the Republic of Chile (Spanish: República de Chile ), is a South American country occupying a long, narrow strip of land between the Andes to the east and the Pacific Ocean to the west. It borders Peru to the north, Bolivia to the northeast, Argentina to the east, and the Drake Passage in the far south. Chilean territory includes the Pacific islands of Juan Fernández, Salas y Gómez, Desventuradas, and Easter Island in Oceania. Chile also claims about 1,250,000 square kilometres (480,000 sq mi) of Antarctica, although all claims are suspended under the Antarctic Treaty.

The arid Atacama Desert in northern Chile contains great mineral wealth, principally copper. The relatively small central area dominates in terms of population and agricultural resources, and is the cultural and political center from which Chile expanded in the late 19th century when it incorporated its northern and southern regions. Southern Chile is rich in forests and grazing lands, and features a string of volcanoes and lakes. The southern coast is a labyrinth of fjords, inlets, canals, twisting peninsulas, and islands.

Spain conquered and colonized the region in the mid-16th century, replacing Inca rule in the north and centre, but failing to conquer the independent Mapuche who inhabited what is now south-central Chile. After declaring its independence from Spain in 1818, Chile emerged in the 1830s as a relatively stable authoritarian republic. In the 19th century, Chile saw significant economic and territorial growth, ending Mapuche resistance in the 1880s and gaining its current northern territory in the War of the Pacific (1879–83) after defeating Peru and Bolivia. In the 1960s and 1970s, the country experienced severe left-right political polarization and turmoil. This development culminated with the 1973 Chilean coup d'état that overthrew Salvador Allende's democratically elected left-wing government and instituted a 16-year-long right-wing military dictatorship that left more than 3,000 people dead or missing. The regime, headed by Augusto Pinochet, ended in 1990 after it lost a referendum in 1988 and was succeeded by a center-left coalition which ruled through four presidencies until 2010.

The modern sovereign state of Chile is among South America's most economically and socially stable and prosperous nations, with a high-income economy and high living standards. It leads Latin American nations in rankings of human development, competitiveness, income per capita, globalization, state of peace, economic freedom, and low perception of corruption. It also ranks high regionally in sustainability of the state, and democratic development. Chile is a member of the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD), joining in 2010. Currently it also has the lowest homicide rate in South America. Chile is a founding member of the United Nations, the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) and the Community of Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC).



Source: Chile
Martin Freeman
Insurance policy
Travis Scott
Francis Ford Coppola
Kobe Bryant
Antisemitism
Seth Rogen
List of James Bond films
2017 ICC Champions Trophy
Lena Dunham
Amish
Bob Barker
Oman
Don't Breathe
Al-Bassah
Julio Jones
Jack Reacher (film)
69 (sex position)
Bob Ross
Maurice Gibb
David Arquette
Alison Brie
Paul the Apostle
Antikythera mechanism
Sex
Wentworth Miller
Lua Blanco
Miami
Mohamed Hadid
Top of the Lake
Avatar (2009 film)
Osama bin Laden
Rebecca Ferguson
Streptococcal pharyngitis
Sexual intercourse
Dan Stevens
Camila Mendes
History of India
Daylight saving time
Haim (band)
Babe Ruth
Giant panda
Big Little Lies (novel)
Pretty Little Liars
Murder on the Orient Express (2017 film)
Warren G. Harding
The Flash (season 4)
Tom Felton
Grand Duchess Anastasia Nikolaevna of Russia
Katie Holmes
Indiana Jones (franchise)
Mercedes-Benz Stadium
Magic Johnson
Guillermo del Toro
David Attenborough
A Cure for Wellness
Baahubali 2: The Conclusion
Pixar
Axis powers
Vinny Paz
Ronnie O'Sullivan
J. K. Simmons
German language
Patrick Swayze
Burt Reynolds
Hugh Laurie
Big data
Jainism
Star Wars sequel trilogy
Lyndon B. Johnson
Slender Man
Water pollution
Nathan Fillion
William Henry Harrison
X video extension
Shailene Woodley
Roald Dahl
Dilip Kumar
Christopher Hitchens
Prey (2017 video game)
George Clooney
Get Out (film)
List of Power episodes
Labour Party (UK)
Kathryn Hahn
Phil Collins
Kalief Browder
Traveling Wilburys
Ten Commandments
Antonio Banderas
Jennifer Esposito
Chris Brown
Olympic Games
The New York Times
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
Nawazuddin Siddiqui
The Dark Knight (film)
Natural disaster
Thanksgiving
Sanskrit
Lewis Hamilton
That '70s Show
Zoo (TV series)
Beyoncé
Star Wars (film)
Malayan Union
OnePlus
Dermot Mulroney
Pentatonix
Indonesia
List of Shameless (U.S. TV series) characters
Vinod Khanna
Stone Cold Steve Austin
Jason Isaacs
The Dark Tower (series)
Orlando Bloom
Eurovision Song Contest 2018
Taliban
United States Senate elections, 2018
Dark web
Dirk Nowitzki
Rob Gronkowski
Timothy Olyphant
Harry Dean Stanton
Mark Zuckerberg
Middle East
Two and a Half Men
Brunei
Patrick Dempsey
Death in Paradise (TV series)
Call Me by Your Name (film)
Henry Ford
Carl Sagan
Mr. Bean
List of Scorpion episodes
Kama Sutra
Hypertext Transfer Protocol
Irina Shayk
John Hurt
Gwyneth Paltrow
Cancer
The Lord of the Rings (film series)
Fifth Harmony
Ashley Judd
The Matrix
The Deuce (TV series)
Ben Mendelsohn
Myers–Briggs Type Indicator
Howard Stern
Potato
Wilt Chamberlain
Rob McElhenney
Gabrielle Union
List of Hindi film clans
Lisa Marie Presley
Nate Diaz
World War I
List of macOS components
MS-13
List of countries by Human Development Index
Trap music
Database
Mahatma Gandhi
Jeffrey Dahmer
Holly Hunter
English language
Jean-Claude Van Damme
Gianni Versace
Pep Guardiola
UFC 215
CRISPR
It (2017 film)
Seoul
United States Armed Forces
Laurie Metcalf
Pablo Escobar
List of countries and dependencies by area
Sci-Hub
2014 NBA draft
List of Blindspot episodes
Damian Lewis
Elizabeth Taylor
Nina Simone
Survivor: Game Changers
H. H. Holmes
Elton John
Big Mouth (TV series)
The Martian (film)
The Bye Bye Man
Paul Hogan
Serotonin
Christopher Reeve
Marc Anthony
List of countries by intentional homicide rate
Freemasonry
John Laurens
5S (methodology)
UNESCO
Tiger Shroff
United States Navy SEALs
TIPS: To create new content for your website or blog...
  1. Enter the title of a Wikipedia article in the box above.
  2. Select your options using the checkboxes, or use default settings.
  3. Click the 'go' button to retrieve the article.
  4. Click the 'Copy Code' button to copy the source code of the article to your clipboard.
  5. Paste the source code into your favorite HTML editor.
  6. Edit the content to suit your needs.
  7. Publish your new content to your website or blog.
  8. IMPORTANT: Before publishing, be sure to make significant changes to avoid creating duplicate content.
buy this site
Custom Website Development