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Global Anti-Goverment Protests

Bolivia

BOLIVIA:

  • BOLIVIA: Nearly 150,000 miners, labor unionists, coca leaf farmers and Indigenous activists took the streets after the national electoral council delayed the presidential election for a second time during the country’s spreading coronavirus outbreak. The decision triggered a wave of rage among leftist groups, who interpreted it as an attempt by the right-wing Áñez to extend her highly contentious interim presidency.

SOURCE: WASHINGTON POST

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Global Anti-Goverment Protests

Bolivia

BOLIVIA:

  • BOLIVIA: Supporters of former Bolivian president Evo Morales take part in a protest against a second postponement of the general national election due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Accuse the right-wing administration of Jeanine Áñez of pushing back the vote further because Morales protege Luis Arce is leading the polls.

SOURCE: BUENOS AIRES TIMES    https://batimes.com.ar/news/latin-america/evo-morales-supporters-rally-against-bolivia-election-delay.phtml