‘Historic Opportunity’: Chile Holds Vote To Replace Dictatorship-Era Constitution

A man waves campaign flags in favor of a new constitution ahead of a referendum on the matter in Santiago, Chile, on Aug. 26. In a referendum on Sunday, Chileans will vote whether to scrap the constitution from the dictatorship of Gen. Augusto Pinochet.

After mass protests, and amid a pandemic, Chileans go to the polls Sunday for a referendum over whether to scrap the constitution introduced under Gen. Augusto Pinochet’s rule.

(Image credit: Esteban Felix/AP)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *