CDE's decision is another blow to the calls by human rights organizations for justice and reparation. The Ocular Trauma Victims Coordinator recently denounced the negligence, mistreatment, and lack of personnel they face in the medical services under the Comprehensive Eye Repair Program (PIRO).
The National Institute of Human Rights (INDH) reported 4,075 human rights violations and 2,825 victims during protests from Oct. 2019 to March 2020.
Furthermore, the INDH recorded 2,349 complaints, 33.84 percent of which belong to repression cases committed in the Metropolitan region.
#Chile | Besides arresting at least 40 people at the funeral, the Carabineros launched tear gas to disperse those attending the artist's burial. pic.twitter.com/Q493CkOfpF