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# evo-morales - Saturday 16 November, 2019

Five dead in Bolivia after security forces open fire on supporters of former president

A political crisis is raging in Bolivia as a new interim government tries to restore stability.

# evo-morales - Wednesday 13 November, 2019

Bolivia crisis: Senator declares herself interim president as Morales vows to fight

Jeanine Anez assumed temporary control of the Senate last night, putting her next in line for the presidency.

# evo-morales - Tuesday 12 November, 2019

'The president of Mexico saved my life': Evo Morales reaches exile after fleeing Bolivia

Morales has vowed to “continue the struggle”.

Ex-Bolivian president travelling to Mexico after being granted asylum

This comes as his supporters and foes clashed on the streets of La Paz following his resignation.

# evo-morales - Monday 11 November, 2019

Future interim Bolivian president promises new elections amidst pro-Morales protests

It follows weeks of protests against the re-election of the 60-year-old.

# evo-morales - Wednesday 30 November, 2016

Havana holds huge tribute to Castro; all kinds of world leaders turn up

Ireland’s ambassador to Mexico Sonja Hyland was in attendance in Havana last night.

# evo-morales - Wednesday 27 July, 2016

Bolivian government refuses to honour South American meeting with mother of slain Tipperary man

“All I want is justice and the truth,” Caroline Dwyer, mother of Michael who was shot dead in 2009, said today.

# evo-morales - Wednesday 30 March, 2016

Ex-girlfriend of Bolivian president ordered to prove baby they had together is still alive

President Evo Morales says the baby died ten years ago, his ex says the child is still alive. Others say the baby never existed…

# evo-morales - Saturday 20 September, 2014

# evo-morales - Saturday 17 August, 2013

“He was taken away and I heard shots” – Michael Dwyer was executed, says witness

Until now, the official line was that Dwyer had died in a shootout with police in Bolivia.

# evo-morales - Saturday 6 July, 2013

Bolivia's Morales offers asylum to US leaker Snowden

Nicaragua and Venezuela have also offered asylum to the American – one days after denouncing the rerouting of Bolivian President Evo Morales’ plane over Europe amid reports that the fugitive was aboard.

# evo-morales - Friday 5 July, 2013

Spain says it was told Edward Snowden was on Bolivian flight

The 30-year-old is believed to be holed up at a Moscow airport looking for a country that will give him safe haven.

# evo-morales - Wednesday 6 March, 2013

President and Tánaiste express sadness at death of Hugo Chavez

Reaction from world leaders to the death of the Venezuelan president yesterday has been mixed.

# evo-morales - Wednesday 11 April, 2012

Family of Michael Dwyer pressures EU to find answers over killing

The family of an Irish man killed by Bolivian state police in 2009 is travelling to the European Parliament today, seeking to secure information about his death.

# evo-morales - Tuesday 27 September, 2011

Building of Amazon highway suspended following protests

The Bolivian government has suspended the building of the road following a month-long protest in which police were deployed and used tear gas against demonstrators.

# evo-morales - Monday 5 September, 2011

Bolivia bans cars for a day to help reduce pollution

Bolivia’s President even left the car behind and jogged to work yesterday.

# evo-morales - Wednesday 27 October, 2010

From The42 Political football: Iranian and Bolivian leaders line out for footie game Left-wingers This post contains videos

Political football: Iranian and Bolivian leaders line out for footie game

What happened when Iran and Bolivia’s leaders pulled on football boots?

# evo-morales - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

From The42 A political low blow: Bolivian president knees rival in groin Ouch! This post contains videos

A political low blow: Bolivian president knees rival in groin

Watch as Evo Morales knees a rival politician during heated parliamentary derby.