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Bolivia head set for vote gamble

Thursday, December 6th 2007, 13:00

Bolivian President Evo Morales proposes a referendum on his leadership to tackle the deepening political crisis.
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Strike against Bolivian reforms

Thursday, November 29th 2007, 11:28

Six provinces in Bolivia strike against plans by President Evo Morales for a radical new constitution.
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Bolivia opposition calls strike

Tuesday, November 27th 2007, 10:47

Opposition leaders in six of Bolivia's nine provinces call a strike for Wednesday over a new draft constitution.
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Bolivia crash kills BBC reporter

Monday, November 26th 2007, 13:54
related places: La Paz

Lola Almudevar, a 29-year-old BBC journalist working in Bolivia, is killed in a car crash south of La Paz.
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Bolivia clashes leave three dead

Monday, November 26th 2007, 2:20

Violent clashes leave three dead in Bolivia where a constituent assembly has approved a draft constitution.
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Bolivia forum held at army school

Saturday, November 24th 2007, 2:07

Clashes ensue as Bolivia's constituent assembly convenes for the first time in months at a military school.
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Bolivia's offerings to Mother Earth

Sunday, October 28th 2007, 8:43

James Ingham burns an offering of silver-wrapped llama foetus for Bolivia's Pachamama, or Mother Earth.
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Protesters storm Bolivia airport

Friday, October 19th 2007, 21:39

Residents in Bolivia's Santa Cruz province seize the country's busiest airport after troops withdraw.
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Genocide case for Bolivia ex-head

Thursday, October 18th 2007, 9:45

Bolivia's exiled ex-President Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada faces genocide charges over unrest in 2003 that left 60 dead.
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Protesters attack bars in Bolivia

Wednesday, October 17th 2007, 15:40

Hundreds of angry residents attack bars in Bolivia for a second day over claims they sell alcohol to minors.
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Cubans treat man who killed Che

Tuesday, October 2nd 2007, 11:32
related countries: Cuba Cuba

Cuban doctors carry out free eye surgery in Bolivia on the soldier who executed Che Guevara 40 years ago.
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Iran in $1bn Bolivia oil pledge

Thursday, September 27th 2007, 21:50
related countries: Iran Iran

Iran's leader Mahmoud Ahmadinejad promise $1bn (£493m) to help Bolivia exploit oil and gas reserves.
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Battle for Bolivia's heart

Saturday, September 8th 2007, 11:11

In Sucre, Lola Almudevar experiences tensions and clashes between police and protesters over where the country's capital should be.
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Fights erupt in Bolivian Congress

Thursday, August 23rd 2007, 10:55

Members of Congress in Bolivia exchange blows as a debate over control of the judiciary boils over.
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Chavez tour ends in energy deals

Saturday, August 11th 2007, 0:12
related countries: Venezuela Venezuela

The presidents of Bolivia, Venezuela and Argentina sign joint energy deals worth more than $1bn in Bolivia.
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Huge rally over Bolivian capital

Friday, July 20th 2007, 19:33
related places: La Paz, Sucre

Hundreds of thousands of people rally against moving Bolivia's capital city from La Paz to Sucre.
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Football: Peru in Copa shock

Wednesday, June 27th 2007, 8:54
related countries: Peru Peru, Uruguay Uruguay, Venezuela Venezuela
related places: Copa

Peru thrash Uruguay 3-0 in the first match of the Copa America, while hosts Venezuela draw 2-2 with Bolivia.
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Bolivia reclaims oil refineries

Wednesday, June 27th 2007, 0:43
related countries: Brazil Brazil

Bolivia takes full control of two oil refineries from Brazil's state-owned energy company after a compensation deal.
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Andean nations object to Fifa ban

Wednesday, June 6th 2007, 22:49
related countries: United States United States

Five Latin American nations meet in Bolivia to formalise a protest against a ban on high-altitude football.
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Bolivian leader kicks off protest

Thursday, May 31st 2007, 8:25
related countries: Ecuador Ecuador

Bolivia's President takes to the pitch to protest against a ban on international football games at altitude.
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