Bolivia

Bolivian prison inmates riot over coronavirus exposure

Eight inmates in total have died with symptoms of COVID-19, according to Cox, spiking concerns that the virus will spread throughout the prison population.

By REUTERS
28/07/2020
Bolivia's President Anez has tested positive for coronavirus

Bolivia is due to hold general elections on Sept. 6. The elections were originally planned for May but delayed due to the pandemic.

By REUTERS
10/07/2020
Bolivian, Honduran armies help evacuate Israelis

Foreign Minister Israel Katz said that this was “an extraordinary operation that proves the determination of the Foreign Ministry to help Israelis around the world."

Bolivia accused by Mexico of harassment amid cooling relations

Mexico complained of "excessive" surveillance by about 150 Bolivian intelligence and security service personnel on Monday.

By REUTERS
25/12/2019
Police stand guard outside the offices the Labor M
Bolivian minister seeks Israel help in fighting alleged leftist 'terrorism'

Her government has also set up police units to conduct counter-terrorism operations. TV footage broadcast on local media have showed police in face masks with guns in training sessions.

By REUTERS
06/12/2019
Bolivia's Morales resigns after weeks of protests over disputed election

The military had asked Morales to step down after weeks of protests.

By REUTERS
11/11/2019
Bolivia's President Evo Morales
Pressure builds on Bolivia's Morales as supporters resign

The attorney general's office announced that it had ordered an investigation with the aim of prosecuting the members of the electoral body and others responsible for the irregularities.

By REUTERS
11/11/2019
Bolivia's Morales headed to presidential runoff with chief rival Mesa

Morales, 59, South America's longest-serving leftist leader, won 45% of votes, compared with 38% for the more conservative Mesa.

By REUTERS
21/10/2019
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