Chile forest fires continue to rage
Firefighters in Chile are tackling dozens of forest fires which have killed one person and destroyed 230 sq km (57,000 acres) of land in the southern and central regions.
A 75-year-old man died in Bio Bio after he refused to evacuate his home.
Firefighters said they had managed to contain four out of six blazes in the Torres del Paine National Park.
02 Jan 2012
- From the section Latin America & Caribbean