Bolivia's President Evo Morales resigns after protests, lashes out at 'coup'
Monday, 11 November 2019 Video footage showed clashes on the streets of La Paz and some buildings on fire Sunday night after the military had called on Morales to step down and allies had deserted him following weeks of protests since the Oct. 20 election.
Nicaraguan president Daniel Ortega denounced an alleged “coup” in Bolivia. This comes after Bolivia’s president, Evo Morales, resigned amid protests over a disputed election. Morales said he was the victim of a “coup” and was facing possible arrest. Ortega said: “We express our rejection...
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