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Protests, uncertainty over possible Morales win in Bolivia

Oct. 22, 2019 10:37 PM EDT

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — International election monitors expressed concern over Bolivia's presidential election process Tuesday after an oddly delayed official quick count showed President Evo Morales near an outright first-round victory — even as a more formal tally tended to show him heading for a...

Rioting erupts as Bolivia says Morales near outright win

Oct. 21, 2019 11:40 PM EDT

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Bolivia's electoral authority announced Monday night that President Evo Morales was close to avoiding a runoff in his re-election bid, touching off protests by the leader's opponents already upset by a sudden halt in the release of the vote count. Crowds burned the offices of the...