Land Campaign of the War of the Pacific
After the Naval Campaign of the War of the Pacific of the War of the Pacific was resolved, the Chilean terrestrial invasion began.
Having gained control of the sea, Chile sent its army to invade P...
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Paquisha War
The Paquisha War was a brief military clash that took place between January and February 1981 between Ecuador and Peru over the control of three watchposts. While Peru felt that the matter was already...
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Blockade of Iquique
Once war was declared by Chile upon Peru on Saturday, April 5, 1879, the first Chilean naval action for the War of the Pacific was set in motion. The plan was to block the Peruvian port of Iquique the...
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Treaty of Ancón
The Treaty of Ancón was signed by Chile and Peru on October 20, 1883, in the Ancón District near Lima. It was intended to settle the two nations' remaining territorial differences at the conclusion of...
Treaty of Lima (1929)
The Tacna–Arica compromise or Treaty of Lima was a series of documents that settled the territorial dispute of both Tacna and Arica provinces of Peru and Chile respectively. According to the Treaty, t...
Leticia dispute
The Leticia dispute was a 20th-century territorial dispute between Colombia and Peru. It concerned a trapezoid of territory which connected Colombia to the Amazon River and its port of Leticia. Althou...
Caliche sangriento
Caliche sangriento (i.e. Bloody Nitrate) is a Chilean movie of 1969 and the first one directed by Helvio Soto. The plot takes place in 1879 through 1880 during the War of the Pacific, when Chile, Bol...
Naval Campaign of the War of the Pacific
The Atacama Desert was a rough terrain to conquer and occupy for long. It was nearly waterless and had few roads and railroads. From the beginning of the war it became clear that, to seize or defend t...
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Plaza Yungay
Plaza Yungay is a square located in Barrio Yungay, an historical neighborhood of Santiago, Chile, located at the western limits of the commune of Santiago. The plaza is the home of a monument commemor...
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Ferrocarril de Antofagasta a Bolivia
The Ferrocarril de Antofagasta a Bolivia (British company name: Antofagasta (Chili) & Bolivia Railway or FCAB for short) is a private railway operating in the northern provinces of Chile. It is n...
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History of the Ecuadorian-Peruvian territorial dispute
The territorial dispute between Ecuador and Peru was the source of the longest-running international armed conflict in the Western Hemisphere. This dispute was a consequence of the imprecise geographi...
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Tarapacá Region
The I Tarapacá Region (Spanish: I Región de Tarapacá) is one of Chile's 15 first order administrative divisions. It borders the Chilean Arica and Parinacota Region to the north, Bolivia's Oruro De...
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Treaty of Mutual Defense (Peru–Bolivia)
The Secret Treaty of Alliance was a secret treaty of eleven central and one additional articles signed in Lima, Peru, on February 6, 1873 by the representatives of Peru, Jose de la Riva Agüero and Bol...
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Atacama border dispute
The Atacama border dispute was a dispute between Chile and Bolivia in the 19th century that ended in the transfer to Chile of all of the Bolivian Coast and the southern tip of Bolivia's ally Peru thro...
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Arica–La Paz railway
The Arica–La Paz railway or Ferrocarril de Arica–La Paz (FCALP) was built by the Chilean government under the Treaty of Peace and Friendship of 1904 between Chile and Bolivia. The railway line was in...
War of the Pacific
The War of the Pacific (Spanish: Guerra del Pacífico) (1879–1883) was fought in western South America, between Chile and allied Bolivia and Peru in a variety of terrain, including the Pacific Ocea...
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Arica
Arica (/əˈriːkə/ uh-REE-kuh) is a commune and a port city with a population of 196,590 in the Arica Province of northern Chile's Arica y Parinacota Region. It is Chile's northernmost city, being locat...
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Foreign relations of Peru
Peru has been a member of the United Nations since 1949, and Peruvian Javier Pérez de Cuéllar served as UN Secretary General from 1981 to 1991. Former President Fujimori’s tainted re-election to a thi...
Occupation of Lima
The Occupation of Lima by the Chilean Army was an event that happened during the War of the Pacific between 1881 and 1883.Lima was defended by the remnants of the Peruvian army and crowds of civilians...
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Treaty of Valparaiso
The Treaty of Valparaiso was an agreement between Chile and Bolivia that ended the War of the Pacific. Signed on April 4, 1884, the third treaty of the war forced Bolivia to give Antofagasta to Chile....
Boundary Treaty of 1866 between Chile and Bolivia
The Boundary Treaty of 1866 between Chile and Bolivia was signed in Santiago de Chile at August 10, 1866 and stated amongst others that:One of the main flaws of the treaty was that it failed to specif...
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Cenepa War
The Cenepa War (January 26 – February 28, 1995), also known as the Alto Cenepa War, was a brief and localized military conflict between Ecuador and Peru, fought over control of an area in Peruvian ter...
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Treaty of Peace and Friendship of 1904 between Chile and Bolivia
The Treaty of Peace and Friendship of 1904 between Chile and Bolivia was signed in Santiago de Chile on October 20, 1904, in order to delineate the boundary through 96 specified points between Cerro Z...
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Foreign relations of Ecuador
This article deals with the diplomatic affairs, foreign policy and international relations of Ecuador.Ecuador is a founding member of the UN and a member of many of its specialized agencies; it is als...