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Bolivia Opposition Leader Blocked From Reaching Capital

Supporters of Bolivian President Evo Morales march to show their support of his apparent reelection in La Paz, Bolivia, Nov. 5, 2019.

Backers of Bolivia’s president blocked the arrival of an opposition leader to the capital of La Paz on Tuesday and the government flew him back to his home city amid protests over the apparent reelection of President Evo Morales.

Supporters of Morales blocked Luis Fernando Camacho from leaving the La Paz airport, and Interior Minister Carlos Romero says Camacho was flown back to Santa Cruz “to protect his safety.”

Supporters of Bolivian President Evo Morales march to show their support of his apparent reelection in La Paz, Bolivia, Nov. 5, 2019.

The Organization of American States secretary-general, Luis Almagro, issued a statement read more >>>

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