Mexico to take La Paz embassy dispute to The Hague

World / Politics Dec 27, 2019

Mexico to take La Paz embassy dispute to The Hague

Mexico said Thursday that it will file a complaint against the interim government of Bolivia at the International Court of Justice at The Hague. Marcelo Ebrard, Mexico's foreign relations secretary, said the buildup of Bolivian agents around the Mexican ambassador's residence violates international treaties regarding ...

Bolivia files ICC case against Morales over 'crimes against humanity'

World Nov 30, 2019

Bolivia files ICC case against Morales over 'crimes against humanity'

Bolivia's interim government will file a case in The Hague against former President Evo Morales for "crimes against humanity," the interior minister announced Friday. The government will file the lawsuit "in the next few days," the minister, Arturo Murillo, told state radio Patria Nueva. The International ...

Food shortages cripple Bolivia as electoral uncertainty grips nation

World / Politics Nov 18, 2019

Food shortages cripple Bolivia as electoral uncertainty grips nation

Bolivians languished in long lines on the streets of La Paz on Sunday to secure chicken, eggs and cooking fuel as supporters of ousted President Evo Morales crippled the country's highways, isolating population centers from lowland farms. Presidency minister Jerjes Justiniano told reporters the government ...

Bolivian parties strike deal to end political chaos

World / Politics Nov 15, 2019

Bolivian parties strike deal to end political chaos

Bolivia's interim government and lawmakers from the party of unseated leader Evo Morales struck a deal late on Thursday to pursue new elections, potentially helping resolve the South American country's political crisis. In a late night session of the Bolivian Senate, the chamber's President, a ...