Gulf Times - Bolivia
Bolivia interm leader Anez to run in

Bolivia interm leader Anez to run in

Bolivia's Interim President Jeanine Anez on Friday said she would stand in the May 3 presidential election, which comes after the resignation of Evo Morales in November.

Spain to probe Mexico embassy incident that angered Bolivia

Spain to probe Mexico embassy incident that angered Bolivia

Spain pledged Saturday to send investigators to La Paz after its embassy staff were accused of trying to sneak into the Mexican diplomatic mission accompanied by several masked individuals

Bolivia's Congress authorises new elections without Morales

Bolivia's Congress authorises new elections without Morales

Bolivia's Congress approved a bill Saturday that opens the door to new elections without ex-president Evo Morales, as the caretaker government met with protesters to end weeks of unrest.

Bolivians queue for chicken and fuel as protests cripple highways

Bolivians queue for chicken and fuel as protests cripple highways

Bolivians suffered long lines on the streets of La Paz on Sunday to secure chicken, eggs and cooking fuel as supporters of ousted President Evo Morales continued to cripple the country's highways ...

Five pro-Morales farmers killed in Bolivia clashes

Five pro-Morales farmers killed in Bolivia clashes

At least five people died after being shot in clashes between coca farmers and security forces in Bolivia on Friday, local media reported.

Bolivia's dueling parties converge on new vote to calm political chaos

Bolivia's dueling parties converge on new vote to calm political chaos

Bolivia's interim government and lawmakers from the party of unseated leftist leader Evo Morales appeared to have reach an accord late on Thursday

Morales leaves for Mexico as Bolivia military pledges to tackle violence

Morales leaves for Mexico as Bolivia military pledges to tackle violence

Bolivia's Evo Morales departed Monday for exile in Mexico, leaving behind a country in turmoil after his abrupt resignation as president.

Bolivia opposition figure calls on military in election crisis

Bolivia opposition figure calls on military in election crisis

Tension rose in Bolivia's election crisis on Sunday after an opposition figure called on the military to take ‘the side of the people’ and vowed to oust leftist President Evo Morales.

Amazon countries discuss strategy for preservation of rainforest

Amazon countries discuss strategy for preservation of rainforest

The measures "will have to be taken not only by the Amazon countries, but also by the nations in the region and the international community in general"

Bolivia president receives Qatari envoy's credentials

Bolivia president receives Qatari envoy's credentials

Bolivia President Evo Morales Ayma has received the credentials of HE the Ambassador of the State of Qatar (non-resident) to Bolivia Ali bin Hamad al-Sulaiti.

17 dead after bus falls into ravine in Bolivia

17 dead after bus falls into ravine in Bolivia

A bus fell 200 meters into a ravine, leaving 17 people dead after a collision involving two trucks, Bolivian police said on Monday.

Fugitive Italian ex-militant Battisti extradited from Bolivia

Fugitive Italian ex-militant Battisti extradited from Bolivia

Former communist militant Cesare Battisti was due to land in Rome on Monday after an international police squad tracked the Italian down and arrested him in Bolivia, ending almost four decades on the run.