Former Bolivian President Evo Morales has announced his willingness to return home from exile and run for the upcoming senate elections scheduled for May.
Bolivia’s Evo Morales called for the UN mediation and possibly Pope Francis, to mediate in the Andean nation’s political crisis following his ouster as president in what he called a coup d’etat that forced him into exile in Mexico. In an interview with The Associated Press Thursday in Mexico City, Morales called for the UN […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Former Bolivian president Evo Morales warns Bolivian leaders to not “stain themselves with the blood of the people,” after his supporters took to the streets in support of the embattled former leader. Protests in the country’s main city La Paz broke out Wednesday amid calls from Morales and his backers to […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Clashes broke out in the streets of the capital Tuesday evening when a Bolivian opposition leader claims presidency, in the Senate after Evo Morales fled to Mexico following his surprise weekend resignation. Jeanine Anez, Bolivian opposition leader claims presidency even though she lacked a quorum because of a boycott by Morales’ […]
TEHRAN (Iran News) – Iran’s Foreign Ministry spokesman Seyyed Abbas Mousavi condemned the “quasi-coup” against Morales, the legitimate president of Bolivia, as well as the United States’ interference in the internal affairs of the South American nation. Mousavi described any ‘illegal’ change of governments, like “quasi-coup” against Morales, especially with foreign meddling as “unacceptable”, according […]
Chaos hit Bolivia following the resignation and departure of President Evo Morales for Mexico under pressure from the military and political opponents. Morales announced in a tweet on Monday that he had boarded a plane to Mexico, where he had been granted asylum after his resignation. Iran News quotes the news of PressTV. The announcement […]
Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Sunday he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election, but he stoked fears of more unrest by saying he was the victim of a “coup” and faced arrest. Video footage showed clashes on the streets of La Paz and some […]