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Unrest in another South American nation

Unrest in another South American nation
Friday 22
3:30 2019

(CNN) Colombia has closed its borders in preparation for a national strike supported by a broad coalition of social movements on Thursday. President Ivan Duque, a social conservative, came to power in August 2018 and now faces widespread discontent over rising unemployment, economic reforms and a deteriorating security situation. Labor unions, teachers, students and indigenous activists are among those set to take to the streets as protests hit yet another South American nation. Ecuador, Chile and Bolivia have already experienced major social unrest this year as governments in the region struggle to deal with popular grievances over economic stagnation, corruption, ...

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Summary: (CNN) Colombia has closed its borders in preparation for a national strike supported by a broad coalition of social movements on Thursday. President Ivan Duque, a social conservative, came to power in August 2018 and now faces widespread discontent over rising unemployment, economic reforms and a deteriorating security situation. Labor ...

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