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Shocking scenes at disabled protest in Bolivia

Tear gas was let off as the protesters, some on crutches or in wheelchairs, advanced down the street in the city of La Paz.

Tear gas was let off as the protesters, some on crutches or in wheelchairs, advanced down the street in the city of La Paz.

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Bolivians block Morales from running for fourth presidential term

Voters in Bolivia have blocked President Evo Morales from running for a fourth consecutive term, by a very slim margin. Fifty-one percent have

Voters in Bolivia have blocked President Evo Morales from running for a fourth consecutive term, by a very slim margin. Fifty-one percent have

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'Communist crucifix' gift to pope in Bolivia raises eyebrows

Pope Francis in Bolivia on his South American tour looked somewhat bemused when his host President Evo Morales handed him an unusual gift : a wooden

Pope Francis in Bolivia on his South American tour looked somewhat bemused when his host President Evo Morales handed him an unusual gift : a wooden

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Morales: "time for a change" in EU-Latam relationship

Bolivian President Evo Morales calls on Europe to rethink its ties with Latin America, saying a trade deal should focus on complementarity and solidarity rather than competition.

Bolivian President Evo Morales calls on Europe to rethink its ties with Latin America, saying a trade deal should focus on complementarity and solidarity rather than competition.

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Morales claims victory in Bolivia's presidential election

Bolivia’s Evo Morales has declared victory in the country’s presidential election, giving him a third consecutive term. Exit polls point to him

Bolivia’s Evo Morales has declared victory in the country’s presidential election, giving him a third consecutive term. Exit polls point to him

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Bolivia 'may close' US embassy over Snowden plane row

Bolivia’s president Evo Morales has threatened to close the US embassy in his country after his plane was rerouted in Europe. At a special summit

Bolivia’s president Evo Morales has threatened to close the US embassy in his country after his plane was rerouted in Europe. At a special summit

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Morales’ plane leaves Europe after a night of confusion

Bolivian President Evo Morales has been given clearance by Spain, France and Italy to fly over their territories today after his plane was inspected

Bolivian President Evo Morales has been given clearance by Spain, France and Italy to fly over their territories today after his plane was inspected

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Bolivian leader steps up rhetoric over border dispute

Bolivian President Evo Morales has vowed once again to take a border dispute with neighbouring Chile to the Hague. His landlocked country has long

Bolivian President Evo Morales has vowed once again to take a border dispute with neighbouring Chile to the Hague. His landlocked country has long

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Bolivia nationalises Spanish-owned energy companies

Bolivia has brought two electricity supply companies owned by the Spanish utility Iberdrola under state control. Troops were sent to their

Bolivia has brought two electricity supply companies owned by the Spanish utility Iberdrola under state control. Troops were sent to their

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Bolivians celebrate Summer Solstice

Bolivian President Evo Morales joins Aymara elders in Lake Titicaca celebration to prepare for a “new era” dawning on the summer solstice.

Bolivian President Evo Morales joins Aymara elders in Lake Titicaca celebration to prepare for a “new era” dawning on the summer solstice.

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Bolivia's Morales drops health reform

After weeks of violent protests and even a hunger strike among health workers, Bolivia’s President Evo Morales says he is suspending a controversial

After weeks of violent protests and even a hunger strike among health workers, Bolivia’s President Evo Morales says he is suspending a controversial

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Spanish power company nationalised by Bolivia government

Bolivian President Evo Morales has nationalised his country’s arm of the Spanish power company Red Electrica Unit. Called TDE in Bolivia, Morales

Bolivian President Evo Morales has nationalised his country’s arm of the Spanish power company Red Electrica Unit. Called TDE in Bolivia, Morales

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Public workers join hunger strike in Bolivia

For several weeks, over 500 public workers in Bolivia have been taking part in a nationwide hunger strike to protest against government plans to

For several weeks, over 500 public workers in Bolivia have been taking part in a nationwide hunger strike to protest against government plans to

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Bolivia welcomes road protester heroes

A two-month long protest march against plans to build a road through a rainforest reserve has ended in La Paz. Thousands of people turned out to

A two-month long protest march against plans to build a road through a rainforest reserve has ended in La Paz. Thousands of people turned out to

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Bolivians show support for President Morales

Bolivians march in favour of President Morales, embattled after protests against an Amazon road development.

Bolivians march in favour of President Morales, embattled after protests against an Amazon road development.