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Body of climber from Colorado recovered from Bolivian peak

Sep. 06, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — The body of an American man who died while climbing one of Bolivia's highest peaks arrived Sunday in the country's capital after a two-day recovery effort. Rescue workers said Daniel Granberg, 24, died atop the Illimani mountain. ...

Report shines light on abuse by Bolivia's interim government

Aug. 18, 2021 14:11 PM EDT

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Bolivia’s recent interim government persecuted opponents with “systematic torture” and “summary executions” by security forces in the tumultuous aftermath of Evo Morales’ resignation in 2019, according to a new report by independent human rights experts. ...