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#Evo Morales

# evo-morales - Saturday 16 November, 2019

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

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

Nov 16th 2019, 12:21 PM 6,527 Views 10 Comments

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
# Interim President
# Interim President

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

Nov 13th 2019, 8:57 AM 31,719 Views 26 Comments

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
# Exile
# Exile

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

Nov 12th 2019, 8:30 PM 11,524 Views 20 Comments

Morales has vowed to “continue the struggle”.

Ex-Bolivian president travelling to Mexico after being granted asylum
# Evo Morales
# Evo Morales

Ex-Bolivian president travelling to Mexico after being granted asylum

Nov 12th 2019, 6:45 AM 9,070 Views 35 Comments

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
# Resignation
# Resignation

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

Updated Nov 11th 2019, 8:29 PM 13,947 Views 25 Comments

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
# Cuba
# Cuba

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

Nov 30th 2016, 12:06 PM 12,607 Views 80 Comments

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
# Michael Dwyer
# Michael Dwyer

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

Jul 27th 2016, 2:27 PM 21,929 Views 21 Comments

“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
# Bizarre
# Bizarre

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

Mar 30th 2016, 11:22 AM 27,712 Views 11 Comments

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

Bolivia president says he wants to open a barbecue restaurant when he retires from politics
# Priorities
# Priorities

Bolivia president says he wants to open a barbecue restaurant when he retires from politics

Sep 20th 2014, 3:48 PM 5,269 Views 13 Comments

It sounds delicious, frankly.

# evo-morales - Saturday 17 August, 2013

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

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

Aug 17th 2013, 8:27 PM 42,234 Views 71 Comments

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
# SNOWDEN
# SNOWDEN

Bolivia's Morales offers asylum to US leaker Snowden

Jul 6th 2013, 4:32 PM 5,626 Views 59 Comments

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
# Where's Snowden?
# Where's Snowden?

Spain says it was told Edward Snowden was on Bolivian flight

Jul 5th 2013, 3:57 PM 7,735 Views 17 Comments

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
# Hugo Chavez
# Hugo Chavez

President and Tánaiste express sadness at death of Hugo Chavez

Mar 6th 2013, 7:45 AM 6,748 Views 71 Comments

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
# Bolivia
# Bolivia

Family of Michael Dwyer pressures EU to find answers over killing

Apr 11th 2012, 7:00 AM 2,964 Views 5 Comments

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
# Bolivia
# Bolivia

Building of Amazon highway suspended following protests

Sep 27th 2011, 11:03 AM 353 Views 1 Comment

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
# Car Ban
# Car Ban

Bolivia bans cars for a day to help reduce pollution

Sep 5th 2011, 3:33 PM 477 Views 6 Comments

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

# evo-morales - Wednesday 27 October, 2010

Political football: Iranian and Bolivian leaders line out for footie game
# Left-wingers
From The42
# Left-wingers

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

Oct 27th 2010, 3:51 PM 157 Views 0 Comments

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

# evo-morales - Tuesday 5 October, 2010

A political low blow: Bolivian president knees rival in groin
# Ouch!
From The42
# Ouch!

A political low blow: Bolivian president knees rival in groin

Oct 5th 2010, 9:59 AM 237 Views 0 Comments

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