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Bolivia leader warns of bloodshed as opponents vow to oust him

Nov 04, 2019 - 10:29 AM

Bolivian President Evo Morales' opponents brand the poll result a fraud, and Carlos Mesa, who ran against Morales in the recent polls, calls for a new vote to be held

CIVIL STRIKE. People attend a rally summoned by the National Commitee in Defense of Democracy (CONADE) on the second week of a civic strike against the result of the October 20 election in Santa Cruz, Bolivia, on November 2, 2019. Photo by Daniel Walker/AFP

Bolivia's Morales declared winner in disputed election

Oct 24, 2019 - 9:23 PM

(UPDATED) The new mandate means Morales, already Latin America's longest-serving president, will remain in power until 2025

ELECTIONS. In this file photo, Bolivia's President and presidential candidate Evo Morales speaks during a press conference at the Casa Grande del Pueblo (Great House of the People) in La Paz, on October 23, 2019. Photo by Aizar Raldes/AFP

Bolivian ex-presidents reject Morales amnesty offer

Sep 28, 2018 - 1:41 PM

The International Court of Justice in The Hague is due to rule on Monday, October 1, on the case Bolivia brought in 2013 seeking to regain access to the Pacific Ocean

MORALES. In this file photo, Bolivia's President Evo Morales gestures while leaving the BRICS-UNASUR Summit at Itamaraty Palace in Brasilia, Brazil on July 16, 2014. Evaristo Sa/AFP