President of Chile, Gabriel BoricHas officially decided to suspend its participation in the South American Progress Forum.prosur), An alliance of South American countries promoted by its predecessor, Sebastian PineraAnd whose core belongs to the center-right.
Respond to the decision Marked line In his investment speech from the balcony of Palacio de la Moneda and the press conference he proposed to the foreign media two days later, he emphasized that he wanted South America in particular and Latin America in general. Speak in a single voice for greater impact, not through multiple and diverse organizations, many of which are based on Political alliances And not on the demand and energy of the region.
In this context, BoricWho is on an official visit to Argentina on the first trip of his order, reiterated that his goal is to focus on the role. Chile Within the framework of these multilateral organizations such as the Latin American and Caribbean States (CELAC), the Pacific Alliance or Mercosur.
According to sources close to Palacio de la Moneda, the government informed Prosur last Friday Suspension of your participation In the company created in 2019 by Pinera and the President of Colombia, Evan DukeAs an alternative to the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR), which they considered “too bureaucratic and ideological.”