Bolivia's Morales resigns after protests, lashes out at 'coup'
Monday, 11 November 2019 () Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Sunday he would resign to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election last month, but he stoked fears of further unrest by saying he was the victim of a "coup" and faced arrest.
Bolivian opposition protesters celebrated joyously in the streets of La Paz on Sunday evening after Bolivian President Evo Morales said he would resign following weeks of protests over a disputed election that has roiled the South American nation.
Bolivian socialist leader Evo Morales said that rioters pose a threat to peace and democracy as protests over allegations of vote rigging continue to rage across... WorldNews Also reported by •Zee News •CBC.ca •Reuters •Deutsche Welle •Telegraph.co.uk
The Nicaraguan government on Sunday issued a statement denouncing what it called a "coup" in Bolivia after the South American country's president, Evo Morales,... Reuters Also reported by •Reuters India