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Saturday 27 May 2017

Bolivian president’s ex-girlfriend gets 10 year jail term

(Q24N) Gabriela Zapata, the 31-year old ex-girlfriend of Bolivian President Evo Morales, was sentenced to ten years in prison...

Young Bolivian Woman Abducted to Peru Escapes Human Trafficking Gang

(Q24N) A 21-year-old Bolivian girl who had been reported missing for four days was able to escape a...

Bolivia Mobilizes Troops to the Border as Chile Warns of Escalation

(Q24N) Bolivia has mobilized troops to the Chilean border in an effort to increase efforts against contraband activity. Chile...

Bolivia Raises Coca Cultivation Limits, Widens Legal Supply-Demand Gap

(Q24N / Insightcrime.org) Bolivia's government has agreed to raise permitted levels of legal coca production after violent protests...

Italian Wine With Coca From Bolivia

(Q24N) Bolivian Minister of Development Planning, Mariana Prado, informed here that representatives of the enterprise Vino Mariani of...

Evo Morales Slams Argentina’s Trump-Style Border Wall Proposal

(Q24N) “Discriminatory policies that condemn and criminalize migration are a shameful retreat to rights conquered by our peoples,”...

Evo Morales: Pope is Worried about Political Issues in Latin America

Q24N (Prensa Latina) Pope Francis is concerned about the political issues experienced by some Latin American countries, Bolivian...

Bolivia Improves Security along the Argentinian Border

QCOSTARICA (Dialogo-Americas) Bolivia recently opened new checkpoint facilities in the village of Villazón, located close to the border...

Foreign Investment Remains on the Rise in Bolivia

SOUTH AMERICA NEWS -- La Paz (Prensa Latina) Gross foreign direct investment (FDI) grew 12.4 percent in the...

Bolivia Plans to Tax Coca Production

LATIN AMERICA NEWS  -- Coca growers in Bolivia have expressed support for the government's plan to tax the...