Chile

Upon returning to Chile from heading the UN Women’s Agency, former Chilean President Michelle Bachelet announced her candidacy in the November 17 elections. Thousands of Chilean students clashed with police during a protest regarding reforms to the educations system in the country. Bolivia has announced that they will file a suit with the International Court of justice to reclaim access to the Pacific Ocean through Chile. (March 28, 2013 BBC; March 28, 2013 MercoPress; March 24, 2013 BBC)