CODEPINK denounces the coup d’état in Bolivia that resulted in the resignation under duress of President Evo Morales. Bolivia has been rocked by violence over the past three weeks, as opposition protests raged under the pretext of alleged election irregularities, but which in hindsight look like a planned overthrow of the Bolivian government. Early on Sunday, November 10, President Morales offered to replace the members of the electoral body and hold new elections in an effort to stem the violence and ensure peace in the country. This gesture was immediately rebuffed by opposition leaders, who are clearly more interested in imposing a government of their own rather than respecting the will of Bolivian voters. 

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“The OAS (Organization of American States), which has endorsed all coups in Latin America for 100 years, has stabbed Evo (Morales) in the back and is part of the coup – in Bolivia -“.

This was denounced this Sunday by the president of the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, Nicolás Maduro Moros, at the time of ruling on the events that occurred in Bolivia that have led to the resignation of the...

The Venezuelan head of State and Government, Nicolás Maduro Moros, called on democratic governments, patriotic leaders, political, social and cultural movements in Latin America and the world to raise the flags of democracy in defense of Bolivia.

Before the consummate coup d’etat against President Evo Morales, Maduro denounced that the integrity of the indigenous leader is in danger due to the...

During the celebration of the XVIII Summit of the leaders of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), developed in Baku, a joint declaration was presented that highlights “the democratic spirit of the Bolivian people who attended the presidential elections in a peaceful and civic manner in Bolivia”.

“The Heads of State and Government congratulated his Excellency, Evo Morales Ayma, for his...

Evo Morales, president of the Plurinational State of Bolivia, stressed that the economic policies that are under capitalist rule represent the oppression of the peoples threatening the sovereignty and territorial integrity of the countries of Latin America and the Caribbean.

The Bolivian Head of State affirmed that the Bolivarian Alliance for the Peoples of Our America is a space for permanent...

alba tcpALBA-TCP countries reaffirm that Latin America and the Caribbean is a region of peace in which dialogue should be the mechanism for solving pending issues. Therefore, we reiterate our solidarity with the fair and historical claim of the Plurinational State of Bolivia on its right to have a sovereign access to the sea and reaffirm the call to the governments and peoples of Chile and Bolivia on...