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Bolivian ex-President Evo Morales back from exile

Bolivian ex-President Evo Morales back from exile

Former president ends year in exile after his socialist party wins redo of contested election that led to his resignation.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/11/2020 18:39
Bolivian President tests positive for COVID-19

Bolivian President tests positive for COVID-19

Bolivia’s President Jeanine Anez says she is well and will continue to work while in isolation.Elad Benari, 10/07/2020 04:58
Israel tightens relations with Bolivia

Israel tightens relations with Bolivia

Delegation from the Foreign Ministry meets senior government officials in La Paz.Nitsan Keidar, 05/02/2020 06:11
Pompeo welcomes Bolivia's renewal of ties with Israel

Pompeo welcomes Bolivia's renewal of ties with Israel

Secretary of State welcomes Bolivia’s announcement that it would renew its diplomatic ties with Israel after 10 years.Elad Benari, 02/12/2019 04:21
Bolivia urges Mexico embassy to hand over wanted ex-officials

Bolivia urges Mexico embassy to hand over wanted ex-officials

Bolivian FM warns: 'Very serious problem' if Mexico won't hand over wanted ex-officials.AFP, 30/11/2019 18:02
Bolivia reestablishes relations with Israel after 10 years

Bolivia reestablishes relations with Israel after 10 years

Bolivian FM announces renewal of diplomatic relations with Israel 10 years after former President Evo Morales severed ties.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/11/2019 19:47
Bolivian president Evo Morales to resign amid protests

Bolivian president Evo Morales to resign amid protests

The decision comes after continued protests for the president to step down, new elections., 11/11/2019 15:28
Bolivian President resigns

Bolivian President resigns

Bolivian President Evo Morales announces resignation following unrest over disputed election.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/11/2019 23:27
Falling rock kills Israeli cyclist on Bolivia’s Death Road

Falling rock kills Israeli cyclist on Bolivia’s Death Road

22-year-old Israeli woman dies after 440-pound falling rock crushes her leg on what some consider the most dangerous road in the world.Marcus M. Gilban - JTA, 15/11/2018 14:54
Israel blamed for 'catastrophe' in Gaza

Israel blamed for 'catastrophe' in Gaza

Following meeting at UN Security Council, Bolivia’s UN Ambassador says Israel bears the primary responsibility for situation in Gaza.Elad Benari, 15/02/2018 06:12
Bolivia’s leader calls Chile the ‘Israel of South America’

Bolivia’s leader calls Chile the ‘Israel of South America’

Bolivian President accuses Israel of imposing 'physical and mental' walls, slams US President for Mexico wall.JTA, 24/06/2017 20:55
Israeli killed in accident in Bolivia

Israeli killed in accident in Bolivia

23-year-old Dor Jan from Kiryat Ono killed in motorcycle accident in Bolivia.Reut Hadar, 28/02/2017 23:37
Israelis stranded in Bolivia rescue themselves

Israelis stranded in Bolivia rescue themselves

Nine Israelis rafting in the Rio Verde managed to escape the overflowing river and make their way to nearby village.Cynthia Blank, 08/11/2015 09:26
Bomb Explodes in Bolivian Jewish Cemetery

Bomb Explodes in Bolivian Jewish Cemetery

Alarming South American anti-Semitism ratchets up further as blast rocks Jewish graveyard in Cochabamba.Chaim Lev, Ari Yashar, 18/09/2014 20:23
Bolivia Claims Israel a 'Terror State'

Bolivia Claims Israel a 'Terror State'

President Evo Morales renounces Israel's visa exemption, kowtows to international community's opinions of Gaza.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 30/07/2014 22:09
Jacob Ostreicher Escapes Bolivia, Back in US

Jacob Ostreicher Escapes Bolivia, Back in US

Jewish-American contractor, held in Bolivia since 2011, finally lands on US soil; details of 'escape' remain unclear.Tova Dvorin, 17/12/2013 14:55
Hareidi to be Released from Bolivian Prison

Hareidi to be Released from Bolivian Prison

Hareidi businessman Yaakov Estriecher is to be released to house arrest in Bolivia, after being imprisoned for a year and a half.David Lev, 19/12/2012 07:17
Campaign to Release Hareidi Held in Bolivian Jail

Campaign to Release Hareidi Held in Bolivian Jail

This Shabbat is "the Shabbat for saving Rav Yaakov Ostreicher" of Borough Park.Gil Ronen, 19/08/2012 22:07
Pleas for Jewish American Detained in Bolivia

Pleas for Jewish American Detained in Bolivia

The Orthodox Jewish community has been rallying support for Jacob Ostreicher, a Jewish American who is being detained in a Bolivian prison. Rachel Hirshfeld, 31/05/2012 11:06
Spain And EU Get No Respect From Evo Morales

Spain And EU Get No Respect From Evo Morales

Two weeks after Argentina nationalized a Spanish owned oil company, Bolivia nationalizes Spanish owned utility.Amiel Ungar, 03/05/2012 05:38