LA PAZ, Bolivia, Sept. 29 (UPI) -- A simmering row over an international highway passing through Bolivia's Amazonian region has pitted President Evo Morales against a political challenge that threatens to undermine his power base.
LIMA, Aug. 23 (UPI) -- Peru is going slow on uprooting coca plantations as part of a revived government plan to restore to the thumb-shaped green leaf its historical role in Inca times, even if that opens the country to risks of uncontrolled cocaine production.
SANTIAGO, Chile, July 14 (UPI) -- A maritime border dispute between Chile and Peru threatens to get worse after Bolivia decided to step in as a potential party in future resolution of the deepening row over access to the sea.
LA PAZ, Bolivia, March 4 (UPI) -- The arrest of one of Bolivia's top former intelligence advisers responsible for fighting the narcotics trade across the Americas caused dismay and disappointment in the Bolivian capital.
LA PAZ, Bolivia, Nov. 3 (UPI) -- Bolivia and Iran have built up on several years of high-level contacts with new agreements that give La Paz much needed cash and Tehran even more critically required sanctions-busting tools.
LA PAZ, Bolivia, Aug. 30 (UPI) -- Bolivia's economic future appears set to be transformed by its vast lithium reserves -- half of all proven deposits on Earth -- after President Evo Morales clinched a deal with South Korea for mining and infrastructural development.
LA PAZ, Bolivia, June 10 (UPI) -- Bolivian President Evo Morales battled critics Thursday as his policy of empowering indigenous tribes to deliver their own kind of justice led to death by lynching of four police officers and a fifth man.
LA PAZ, Bolivia, May 3 (UPI) -- The latest nationalization in Bolivia follows a pattern seen earlier with previous state take-overs -- a government-led drive to achieve control of key economic sectors and redistribute wealth among the underprivileged indigenous people.
COCHABAMBA, Bolivia, April 23 (UPI) -- Bolivian President Evo Morales, closing an international conference of grassroots climate groups Thursday, announced plans for a world people's referendum on climate change.
LA PAZ, Bolivia, March 31 (UPI) -- Military suppliers hoping to take part in Bolivia's military regeneration program have been beaten to the game by the Chinese, who are supplying the Latin American country with military vehicles and possibly more.
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