Chile
Practice Relating to the Prohibition of Certain Types of Landmines
Chile participated in all of the preparatory meetings for the adoption of a treaty banning anti-personnel landmines, endorsed the Final Declaration of the Brussels Conference on Anti-personnel Landmines in June 1997 and took part in the Oslo negotiations in September 1997 which led to the adoption of a treaty banning anti-personnel landmines. 
Landmine Monitor Report 1999: Toward a Mine-Free World, available at http://www.the-monitor.org/index.php/publications/display?act=submit&pqs_year=1999&pqs_type=lm&pqs_report=chile&pqs_section=; Statement by Edmundo Perez Yoma, Minister of Defence of Chile, 3 December 1997.
At the 27th International Conference of the Red Cross and Red Crescent in 1999, Chile stated that it would “make every effort to ensure that lawmakers incorporate those offences and those set forth in the Ottawa landmines treaty … into domestic legislation”. 
Chile, Statement at the 27th International Conference of the Red Cross and Red Crescent, Geneva, 31 October–6 November 1999.