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B. 01-17 Billionaire Pinera wins presidential election Chile
2. 02-27 Massive 8.8 quake hits Chile Chillan, Chile
3. 04-06 Rains, flooding kill 200 in Brazil Rio de Janeiro
E. 06-03 Van der Sloot arrested in Chile Vina del Mar, Chile
F. 06-20 Santos wins election Colombia
6. 08-06 33 workers trapped in mine Copiapo, Chile
7. 08-22 33 trapped miners alive after 17 days Copiapo, Chile
I. 09-30 Ecuador troops rescue president Quito, Ecuador
10-13 Last trapped Chile miner rescued Copiapo, Chile

Summary.     Click for More > Brazil elects first female president Top rebel leader may be dead Rio police 'in control of favela' Brazil forces take over Rio slum Chavez gets power to govern by decree Parcel bombs hit Rome embassies
Billionaire Pinera wins presidential election Massive 8.8 quake hits Chile   An earthquake is killing at least 147 people and triggering tsunami warnings for the entire Pacific basin. The quake struck at 3:34 a.m. off... Rains, flooding kill 200 in Brazil Ex-Minister Santos leads in vote Van der Sloot arrested in Chile Santos wins election Argentina legalises gay marriage Venezuela breaks relations with Colombia 33 workers trapped in mine   130 people were working to rescue the miners after the main ramp into the mine was blocked Colombia, Venezuela to restore ties 737 breaks apart on island landing 33 trapped miners alive after 17 days Map of Copiapo Chile  Miners are alive and in a shelter, President Pinera said, raising hopes for the first time in the nearly 3 weeks since the mine collapsed Drilling to reach miners begins Bore hole reaches trapped Chilean miners Ecuador troops rescue president   President Rafael Correa has made a triumphant return to his offices after being rescued by soldiers amid a pitched battle with mutinous poli... Rescue drill reaches trapped miners Last trapped Chile miner rescued Map of Copiapo Chile
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  The last of the 33 miners trapped deep underground in northern Chile for more than two months has been rescued.    They were greeted by families and President Sebastian Pinera. The rescued miners have been taken to hospital with sev...
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Death toll rains hits 51 Chavez: military will monitor prices Billionaire Pinera wins presidential election  Conservative Sebastian Pinera has won presidential run-off, ending two decades of centre-left rule Argentina rallies support over Falklands High court: Uribe can't run for third term Massive 8.8 quake hits Chile Map of Chillan Chile


January 2010 ... more > Top ^
Jan.1  Mudslide in resort kills at least 19 people
Jan.2
Jan.7  President dismisses central bank governor
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February 2010 ... more > Top ^
Feb.16  Argentina requires permits for Falklands
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Feb.26
Feb.27  
  An earthquake is killing at least 147 people and triggering tsunami warnings for the entire Pacific basin. The quake struck at 3:34 a.m. off the coast.    A large wave killed three people and 10 we...
 Quake affects two million, says Bachelet Feb.28  Chileans awake to more aftershocks  President Bachelet steps up quake rescue

March 2010 ... more > Top ^
Mar.1 Extra troops deployed amid quake unrest
 Clinton in Uruguay, plans Chile visit Mar.2  Bachelet urges survivors to stay calm Mar.3  Aid starts to flow in quake-damaged Chile Mar.5  Chile sacks official over tsunami alert Mar.11 Pinera sworn in as president  Three strong earthquakes strike Chile Mar.27  Preisdent Pinera marks month since quake Mar.28  FARC rebels release Colombian soldier Mar.29  Falklands blow for UK oil company Mar.30  Farc rebels release soldier Pablo Moncayo

April 2010 ... more > Top ^
Apr.6   Rains, flooding kill 200 in Brazil
  About 287 people have been rescued, and others were trapped under mudslides caused by the rain Apr.7 Pinochet judge charged with abuse
Apr.8  Death toll climbs from Rio mudslides Apr.20 Brazil awards rights to develop dam Apr.24  Cult leader Schaefer dies in Chile prison

May 2010 ... more > Top ^
May.6  Searchers zero in on Air France wreckage May.26  Ex-model arrested on drug charges May.30   Ex-Minister Santos leads in vote  Partial results from presidential poll are giving a clear lead to former Defence Minister Juan Manuel Santos

June 2010 ... more > Top ^
Jun.3   Van der Sloot arrested in Chile
Map of Vina del Mar Chile  He's the suspect in a young woman's slaying in Peru and previously considered a suspect in the disappearance of U.S. Natalee Holloway in Aruba Jun.10  der Sloot knows where Holloway's body is Jun.14  Van der Sloot confession released Jun.16  S. Africa's dream halted by Uruguay Jun.20   Santos wins election
  Governing party candidate Juan Manuel Santos has won the final round of elections. He was ahead of Antanas Mockus by more than 40 points Jun.22  Argentina secure top spot Jun.26  Uruguay 2-1 South Korea  Uruguay advances over South Korea Jun.27  Argentina disposed of Mexico, 3-1 Jun.28  Brazil storm into quarterfinals Jun.29  Paraguay beat Japan on penalties, 5-3

July 2010 ... more > Top ^
Jul.2  Uruguay beat Ghana on penalties Jul.4  Football Federation fires Dunga as coach Jul.10  Germany third at World Cup over Uruguay Jul.15     Argentina legalises gay marriage  Argentina has become the first country in Latin America to legalise gay marriage after the Senate voted in favour Jul.16  Venezuela recalls ambassador to Colombia Jul.22   Venezuela breaks relations with Colombia  Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said that he is breaking off relations with Colombia. He called President Uribe 'crazed' Jul.27  Maradona out as Argentine coach Jul.31  Brazil leader offers asylum to Iran woman

August 2010 ... more > Top ^
Aug.6     33 workers trapped in mine
Map of Copiapo Chile
  130 people were working to rescue the miners after the main ramp into the mine was blocked
Aug.7  Santos sworn in as Colombian president Aug.8  Venezuela-Colombia talks agreed Aug.10   Colombia, Venezuela to restore ties  Venezuela and Colombia wiped the slate clean and will re-establish diplomatic relations after a meeting between the heads of the states  Protesters cut off Andean city Aug.16   737 breaks apart on island landing   One passenger was killed after an airplane crashed in bad weather and broke apart while attempting to land on the island of San Andres Aug.21  Venezuela defends flights to Iran, Syria Aug.22     33 trapped miners alive after 17 days
Map of Copiapo Chile
  Miners are alive and in a shelter, President Pinera said, raising hopes for the first time in the nearly 3 weeks since the mine collapsed
 Rescuers retrieved a note from the mine that said all of the miners are alive
Aug.23  Supplies sent to trapped miners Aug.24  3 teens on Facebook hit list killed  Mental ordeal awaits trapped miners Aug.25  Trapped miners building shrine Aug.26  Trapped miners send video messages  Miner family suing owners Aug.27  Plan to rescue miners quicker in works  Five Chilean miners 'depressed' Aug.28 'Plan B' for quicker mine rescue Aug.29  Chile miners speak to loved ones Aug.30  Trapped miners to get hot food Aug.31     Drilling to reach miners begins   Drilling has begun as part of an effort to reach the 33 miners who have been trapped underground in Chile for more than three weeks

September 2010 ... more > Top ^
Sep.1  Chile miners given first hot meal Sep.2  Chile health minister: Miners strong Sep.6  One rescue operation temporarily halted Sep.12  Cigarettes, electricity on way to miners Sep.14  11 kids from a family die in boat accident Sep.15 November rescue hope for miners
Sep.17     Bore hole reaches trapped Chilean miners   A bore hole reached 33 miners, but it must be widened before the miners can squeeze through -- a process that should take a few weeks Sep.19  Pinera speaks with trapped miners Sep.23 FARC No. 2 leader killed Sep.26 Rescue capsule arrives at Chile mine Sep.30 Ecuador declares state of emergency   Ecuador troops rescue president Map of Quito Ecuador
  President Rafael Correa has made a triumphant return to his offices after being rescued by soldiers amid a pitched battle with mutinous police


October 2010 ... more > Top ^
Oct.1 Mine rescue 'this month'
Oct.3 Rousseff pulls ahead in presidential race Oct.4  Chile miners' rescue 'very close'  Government: unrest was coup attempt Oct.5  State of emergency in Ecuador extended Oct.7 Vargas Llosa wins Nobel Prize in literature Oct.8 Drill 24 hours from miners  Rescuers hours away from miners Oct.9   Rescue drill reaches trapped miners   Anxious family members and exhausted rescue workers reveled in joyful relief after a drill pierced the roof of an underground mine Evacuation of miners to start Wednesday Oct.10 Final steps under way before mine rescue Oct.11  Time set for Chilean mine rescue  Tests at Chile mine 'promising' Oct.12 Rescue of trapped miners to begin soon First Chile miner reaches surface Joy as first 3 Chile miners freed Oct.13 Half of trapped 33 miners rescued  Chile mine rescue reaches endgame   Last trapped Chile miner rescued Map of Copiapo Chile
  The last of the 33 miners trapped deep underground in northern Chile for more than two months has been rescued
 They were greeted by families and President Sebastian Pinera. The rescued miners have been taken to hospital with severe dental infections and some eye problems. The six rescuers sent down to assist the miners are now being winched up
Oct.14  First Chile miners allowed home Oct.15  Russia to help Venezuela build nuke plant 31 of 33 miners released from hospital Oct.16 Trapped miners found dead Oct.17  Service of thanks at Chile mine Oct.18  Pinera: Mining conditions must improve Oct.29  Argentina lays Kirchner to rest Oct.31     Brazil elects first female president
  Dilma Rousseff, 62, -- President Luiz Inacio da Silva's right-hand woman -- has served as his chief of staff and pPreviously, as energy minister

November 2010 ... more > Top ^
Nov.20     Top rebel leader may be dead   Colombia's president: Fabian Ramirez, a top leader of a leftist guerrilla group FARC may have been killed during a bombing of a rebel camp Nov.25   Rio police 'in control of favela'  Police in Rio de Janeiro say they now have total control of the Vila Cruzeiro shanty town, as they continue a crackdown on violent drug gang... Nov.27  Rio drug traffickers surrounded Nov.28   Brazil forces take over Rio slum
  Authorities launched a massive sweep of the Alemao favela complex, searching for drug gang leaders and illegal drugs Nov.30  Troops to occupy slum through October

December 2010 ... more > Top ^
Dec.4 'Throat of Fire' volcano erupts
Dec.6  Colombian leader cancels climate meeting Dec.8  Prison fire kills 81 in Chile Dec.17     Chavez gets power to govern by decree  Lame-duck National Assembly has granted President Hugo Chavez the power to pass laws by decree for the next 18 months Dec.22 Former dictator sentenced to life Dec.23     Parcel bombs hit Rome embassies  Italian police are searching all embassies and consular offices after parcel bombs exploded at the Swiss and Chilean missions


Chavez: military will monitor prices Extra troops deployed amid quake unrest FARC No. 2 leader killed Ecuador troops rescue president Map of Quito Ecuador




South America, 2010 War & Army Timeline ... See World War & Army timeline Top ^
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Mar.28  FARC rebels release Colombian soldier
Mar.30  Farc rebels release soldier Pablo Moncayo
Sep.23
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  President Rafael Correa has made a triumphant return to his offices after being rescued by soldiers amid a pitched battle with mutinous police
Oct.4  Government: unrest was coup attempt Nov.20   Top rebel leader may be dead   Colombia's president: Fabian Ramirez, a top leader of a leftist guerrilla group FARC may have been killed during a bombing of a rebel camp Nov.25 Rio police 'in control of favela'  Police in Rio de Janeiro say they now have total control of the Vila Cruzeiro shanty town, as they continue a crackdown on violent drug gang... Nov.28 Brazil forces take over Rio slum
  Authorities launched a massive sweep of the Alemao favela complex, searching for drug gang leaders and illegal drugs Nov.30  Troops to occupy slum through October



South America, 2010 Disasters Timeline ... See World Disasters timeline Top ^
2010 Jan.1  Mudslide in resort kills at least 19 people Jan.2 Death toll rains hits 51
Feb.27 Massive 8.8 quake hits Chile Map of Chillan Chile
  An earthquake is killing at least 147 people and triggering tsunami warnings for the entire Pacific basin. The quake struck at 3:34 a.m. off the coast.    A large wave killed three people and 10 we...
Feb.27  Quake affects two million, says Bachelet Feb.28  Chileans awake to more aftershocks Feb.28  President Bachelet steps up quake rescue Mar.1 Extra troops deployed amid quake unrest Mar.2  Bachelet urges survivors to stay calm Mar.3  Aid starts to flow in quake-damaged Chile Mar.5  Chile sacks official over tsunami alert Mar.11  Three strong earthquakes strike Chile Mar.27  Preisdent Pinera marks month since quake Apr.6 Rains, flooding kill 200 in Brazil
  About 287 people have been rescued, and others were trapped under mudslides caused by the rain Apr.8  Death toll climbs from Rio mudslides May.6  Searchers zero in on Air France wreckage Aug.6   33 workers trapped in mine Map of Copiapo Chile
  130 people were working to rescue the miners after the main ramp into the mine was blocked
Aug.16 737 breaks apart on island landing   One passenger was killed after an airplane crashed in bad weather and broke apart while attempting to land on the island of San Andres Aug.22   33 trapped miners alive after 17 days
Map of Copiapo Chile
  Miners are alive and in a shelter, President Pinera said, raising hopes for the first time in the nearly 3 weeks since the mine collapsed
 Rescuers retrieved a note from the mine that said all of the miners are alive
Aug.23  Supplies sent to trapped miners Aug.24  Mental ordeal awaits trapped miners Aug.25  Trapped miners building shrine Aug.26  Trapped miners send video messages Aug.26  Miner family suing owners Aug.27  Plan to rescue miners quicker in works Aug.27  Five Chilean miners 'depressed' Aug.28 'Plan B' for quicker mine rescue Aug.29  Chile miners speak to loved ones Aug.30  Trapped miners to get hot food Aug.31   Drilling to reach miners begins   Drilling has begun as part of an effort to reach the 33 miners who have been trapped underground in Chile for more than three weeks Sep.1  Chile miners given first hot meal Sep.2  Chile health minister: Miners strong Sep.6  One rescue operation temporarily halted Sep.12  Cigarettes, electricity on way to miners Sep.14  11 kids from a family die in boat accident Sep.15 November rescue hope for miners Sep.17   Bore hole reaches trapped Chilean miners   A bore hole reached 33 miners, but it must be widened before the miners can squeeze through -- a process that should take a few weeks Sep.19  Pinera speaks with trapped miners Sep.26 Rescue capsule arrives at Chile mine Oct.1 Mine rescue 'this month' Oct.4  Chile miners' rescue 'very close' Oct.8 Drill 24 hours from miners Oct.8  Rescuers hours away from miners Oct.9 Rescue drill reaches trapped miners   Anxious family members and exhausted rescue workers reveled in joyful relief after a drill pierced the roof of an underground mine Oct.9 Evacuation of miners to start Wednesday Oct.10 Final steps under way before mine rescue Oct.11  Time set for Chilean mine rescue Oct.11  Tests at Chile mine 'promising' Oct.12 Rescue of trapped miners to begin soon Oct.12 First Chile miner reaches surface Oct.12 Joy as first 3 Chile miners freed Oct.13 Half of trapped 33 miners rescued Oct.13  Chile mine rescue reaches endgame Oct.13 Last trapped Chile miner rescued Map of Copiapo Chile
  The last of the 33 miners trapped deep underground in northern Chile for more than two months has been rescued
 They were greeted by families and President Sebastian Pinera. The rescued miners have been taken to hospital with severe dental infections and some eye problems. The six rescuers sent down to assist the miners are now being winched up
Oct.14  First Chile miners allowed home Oct.15 31 of 33 miners released from hospital Oct.16 Trapped miners found dead Oct.17  Service of thanks at Chile mine Oct.18  Pinera: Mining conditions must improve Dec.4 'Throat of Fire' volcano erupts Dec.6  Colombian leader cancels climate meeting Dec.8  Prison fire kills 81 in Chile



South America, 2010 Sports Timeline ... See World Sports timeline Top ^
2010 Jun.16  S. Africa's dream halted by Uruguay Jun.22  Argentina secure top spot Jun.26  Uruguay 2-1 South Korea Jun.26  Uruguay advances over South Korea Jun.27  Argentina disposed of Mexico, 3-1 Jun.28  Brazil storm into quarterfinals Jun.29  Paraguay beat Japan on penalties, 5-3 Jul.2  Uruguay beat Ghana on penalties Jul.4  Football Federation fires Dunga as coach Jul.10  Germany third at World Cup over Uruguay Jul.27  Maradona out as Argentine coach



South America, 2010 Business Timeline ... See World Business timeline Top ^
2010 Jan.7  President dismisses central bank governor Jan.10 Chavez: military will monitor prices
Mar.29  Falklands blow for UK oil company Apr.20 Brazil awards rights to develop dam Aug.21  Venezuela defends flights to Iran, Syria Aug.26  Miner family suing owners Oct.7 Vargas Llosa wins Nobel Prize in literature



South America, 2010 Crime Timeline ... See World Crime timeline Top ^
2010 Mar.28  FARC rebels release Colombian soldier Mar.30  Farc rebels release soldier Pablo Moncayo Apr.7 Pinochet judge charged with abuse
May.26  Ex-model arrested on drug charges Jun.3 Van der Sloot arrested in Chile Map of Vina del Mar Chile  He's the suspect in a young woman's slaying in Peru and previously considered a suspect in the disappearance of U.S. Natalee Holloway in Aruba Jun.10  der Sloot knows where Holloway's body is Jun.14  Van der Sloot confession released Aug.24  3 teens on Facebook hit list killed Nov.25 Rio police 'in control of favela'  Police in Rio de Janeiro say they now have total control of the Vila Cruzeiro shanty town, as they continue a crackdown on violent drug gang... Nov.27  Rio drug traffickers surrounded Nov.28 Brazil forces take over Rio slum  Authorities launched a massive sweep of the Alemao favela complex, searching for drug gang leaders and illegal drugs Dec.8  Prison fire kills 81 in Chile Dec.22 Former dictator sentenced to life Dec.23   Parcel bombs hit Rome embassies  Italian police are searching all embassies and consular offices after parcel bombs exploded at the Swiss and Chilean missions



South America, 2010 Politics Timeline ... See World Politics timeline Top ^
2010 Jan.7  President dismisses central bank governor Jan.17 Billionaire Pinera wins presidential election  Conservative Sebastian Pinera has won presidential run-off, ending two decades of centre-left rule Feb.16  Argentina requires permits for Falklands Feb.22 Argentina rallies support over Falklands
Feb.26 High court: Uribe can't run for third term Feb.28  President Bachelet steps up quake rescue Mar.1  Clinton in Uruguay, plans Chile visit Mar.2  Bachelet urges survivors to stay calm Mar.3  Aid starts to flow in quake-damaged Chile Mar.5  Chile sacks official over tsunami alert Mar.11 Pinera sworn in as president Mar.27  Preisdent Pinera marks month since quake Apr.24  Cult leader Schaefer dies in Chile prison May.30 Ex-Minister Santos leads in vote  Partial results from presidential poll are giving a clear lead to former Defence Minister Juan Manuel Santos Jun.20 Santos wins election  Governing party candidate Juan Manuel Santos has won the final round of elections. He was ahead of Antanas Mockus by more than 40 points Jul.15   Argentina legalises gay marriage  Argentina has become the first country in Latin America to legalise gay marriage after the Senate voted in favour Jul.16  Venezuela recalls ambassador to Colombia Jul.22 Venezuela breaks relations with Colombia  Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said that he is breaking off relations with Colombia. He called President Uribe 'crazed' Jul.31  Brazil leader offers asylum to Iran woman Aug.7  Santos sworn in as Colombian president Aug.8  Venezuela-Colombia talks agreed Aug.10 Colombia, Venezuela to restore ties  Venezuela and Colombia wiped the slate clean and will re-establish diplomatic relations after a meeting between the heads of the states Aug.10  Protesters cut off Andean city Aug.21  Venezuela defends flights to Iran, Syria Aug.25  Trapped miners building shrine Sep.19  Pinera speaks with trapped miners Sep.30 Ecuador declares state of emergency Sep.30 Ecuador troops rescue president Map of Quito Ecuador
  President Rafael Correa has made a triumphant return to his offices after being rescued by soldiers amid a pitched battle with mutinous police
Oct.3 Rousseff pulls ahead in presidential race Oct.4  Government: unrest was coup attempt Oct.5  State of emergency in Ecuador extended Oct.15  Russia to help Venezuela build nuke plant Oct.18  Pinera: Mining conditions must improve Oct.29  Argentina lays Kirchner to rest Oct.31   Brazil elects first female president  Dilma Rousseff, 62, -- President Luiz Inacio da Silva's right-hand woman -- has served as his chief of staff and pPreviously, as energy minister Dec.6  Colombian leader cancels climate meeting Dec.17   Chavez gets power to govern by decree  Lame-duck National Assembly has granted President Hugo Chavez the power to pass laws by decree for the next 18 months Dec.22 Former dictator sentenced to life