Sucre (TSN) – Bolivia’s coup-born regime led by Jeanine Añez on Friday decided not to promulgate the law that sets the elections’ new date, previously scheduled for September, and asked Congress to justify it with an epidemiological study. Añez asked the Senate for an epidemiological report to show that it is completely safeContinue Reading

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La Paz (TSN) – The self-proclaimed president of Bolivia, Jeanine Áñez, said on Saturday that an arrest warrant could be issued for the democratically elected President, Evo Morales, in the coming days. “If he has to come to Bolivia, he knows that he has pending accounts with the courts and that will have to be kept. Surely, in the next fewContinue Reading

La Paz (TSN) – The Bolivian Congress Saturday approved the law of “Exceptional and Transitory Regime for the holding of General Elections,” which calls for new general elections in the country. The sessions, both in the Senate and Chamber of Deputies, were set up with a regulatory quorum and the debate focused on the electoral exerciseContinue Reading

El Alto (TSN) – Bolivian police and military forces used armored vehicles, helicopters, and tear gas to crack down on protesters blocking access to a major gas plant in the city of El Alto on Tuesday. Helicopters flew above roads around the Senkata gas plant, operated by state-run YPFB, and aContinue Reading

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La Paz (TSN) – Bolivian President Evo Morales was forced to resign Sunday after senior army and police chiefs called on him to do so following weeks of right-wing unrest and violence against his Oct. 20 elections victory, in what his government has called a coup by opposition forces in theContinue Reading

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La Paz (TSN) – In a continued call for peaceful dialogue, Bolivia says it will not be responsible for a war in Venezuela, President Evo Morales via a Twitter post-Monday. “We call on the presiding brothers of Latin America and the world to continue looking for a peaceful solution to the situation in Venezuela.Continue Reading

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La Paz (TeleSUR) – The Bolivian government under President Evo Morales has officially begun to register citizens for free universal health care that will be available in March. Health Minister Adolfo Zarate announced that a brigade of healthcare officials will go door-to-door throughout the country to register uninsured Bolivians between the ages of five andContinue Reading

La Paz (TeleSUR) – Since 2006, a year after Morales came to power, social spending on health, education, and poverty programs has increased by over 45 percent. Bolivia’s President Evo Morales has been highlighting his government’s independence from international money lending organizations and their detrimental impact the nation. “A day like today in 1944 ended BrettonContinue Reading

After U.S. airstrikes, “Hands Off Syria” demonstrations have cropped up throughout the world, including in Syria itself. Hundreds of protesters poured into the streets of Lucca, Italy, to protest the two-day meeting of G-7 foreign ministers who had gathered mainly to talk about Syria. RELATED: Putin Claims US Preparing Chemical WeaponsContinue Reading