LA PAZ, Bolivia, July 10 (UPI) -- Bolivia's mining industry is in crisis after the death of a protester and government moves to salvage the situation by considering seizure of a Canadian silver mine at the center of controversy.
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.
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