Evo Morales

  • Bolivia declares Israel a terrorist state Yesterday

    La Paz: Bolivia on Thursday renounced a visa exemption agreement with Israel in protest over its offensive in Gaza, and declared it a terrorist state. President Evo Morales announced the move during a talk with a group of educators in the city of Cochabamba. It "means, in other words, we...
  • Chavez may have been poisoned by 'the empire': Bolivian President March 10, 2013

    Caracas: Bolivian President Evo Morales has said he is "almost certain" that "the empire" had poisoned the late Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez. Chavez, who led Venezuela for 14 years, died at age 58 after a two-year-long fight against cancer. Nicolas Maduro, who was vice president under Chavez and was sworn in...
  • Venezuela: Hugo Chavez's coffin taken to military academy March 7, 2013

    Caracas: The coffin of Venezuelan leader Hugo Chavez was taken to a military academy where he will lie in state for three days, as throngs of weeping supporters swarmed Caracas streets to bid farewell. Hundreds of thousands waved flags and chanted "Chavez lives" as his hearse crawled across the capital...
  • Venezuela President Hugo Chavez in stable condition January 1, 2013

    Caracas: Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez is in stable condition and spent December 31 with his daughters, the cancer-stricken leader's son-in-law said in an appeal for supporters to ignore rumors about his condition. Chavez has not been seen in public nor heard from in more than three weeks. The vice president...