Chile Overview Nations // South America

OVERVIEW The Republic of Chile is South American state whose boundaries are largely littoral. It is bordered to the east by Argentina and Bolivia, to the north by Peru and to the west by the Pacific Ocean. Chile's territorial possessions include the islands of San Felix, San Ambrosio, Sala y Gomez, Isla de Pascua (Easter Island), the Juan Fernandez Archipelago and those areas of the Antarctic that lie between 53 and 90 degrees West longitude. There is some dispute over this Antarctic...


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