2019-07-26: A detonation of an explosive device injured several policemen, some of them severely, in Huechuraba, north of Santiago, on Thursday afternoon (25 July, local time). The explosive device was reported to be a parcel bomb. A second parcel bomb, sent to a former interior and defence minister who is now head of the legal department at the company Quiñenco, was intercepted, according to media reports.
Heightened security measures and operations of security forces are to be expected. Armed clashes are possible during arrests of terror suspects. Travellers are advised to exercise high caution, to strictly avoid operations of security forces, and to follow instructions from security forces.
dpa, El Universal Chile