Evo Morales

Mengapa Evo Morales Dikudeta?

KONFRONTASI -   Lithium adalah bahan utama untuk baterai yang memicu revolusi mobil dan smartphone dunia. Analis pasar berspekulasi bahwa pada pertengahan 2020-an, lithium akan jadi barang mahal karena tingginya permintaan “emas abad ke-21” ini. Diperkirakan, 25 -45% cadangan lithium yang ada bumi ini berada di padang garam “Salar de Uyuni” yang terletak di Andes, Bolivia. Pemerintah Evo Morales telah berupaya menciptakan industri lithium yang dimiliki publik demi melepaskan warganya dari jeratan kemiskinan.

Morales censures Trump for recognition of new Bolivian government

KONFRONTASI - Exiled ex-president of Bolivia Evo Morales has condemned US President Donald Trump for "recognizing the de facto government" of Jeanine Anez.

Morales wrote on his Twitter on Wednesday that the coup against him was "a political and economic conspiracy coming from the United States."

This comes after Bolivía's head of Senate Jeanine Anez proclaimed herself as the country's interim president on Tuesday in an effort to fill the power vacuum.

Meksiko Tawarkan Suaka untuk Mantan Presiden Bolivia

KONFRONTASI-Meksiko telah menawarkan suaka kepada mantan Presiden Bolivia Evo Morales, sehari setelah ia mengundurkan diri dari jabatannya menyusul aksi unjuk rasa berminggu-minggu yang memprotes hasil pemilu presiden.

Meksiko menyatakan bahwa keputusan itu diambil untuk "alasan kemanusiaan" atas permintaan Morales. Demikian BBC melaporkan, Selasa (12/11/2019).

Morales sendiri belum memberikan komentar apapun. Sebelumnya, ia mendesak para pendukungnya untuk melawan "kekuatan gelap" yang memaksanya mundur.

Protests over Morales expose divisions among Bolivians

KONFRONTASI-Waving a big Bolivian flag on a wooden stick, 59-year-old Blanca Penaranda walks in front of thousands of people towards the Plaza San Francisco, the main square in the Bolivian capital, La Paz. More people join the protest from other streets, shouting: "No means no!"

Protestors took to the streets on Tuesday, exactly one year after Bolivia held a referendum on changing the constitution to enable President Evo Morales to seek a fourth re-election.

Bolivia opens 'anti-imperialist' military school

KONFRONTASI-Bolivian President Evo Morales opened a military school on Wednesday which he said would teach an "anti-imperialist" doctrine to counter U.S. policies "based on fear."

"The United States created the School of the Americas to indoctrinate the armed forces on pro-imperialism," said Morales, a reference to the Cold War-era U.S. academy that trained Latin American dictators and their military in counter-insurgency and torture techniques.

Bolivia MPs approve referendum for potential 4th term by Morales

KONFRONTASI - Bolivian lawmakers approve holding a referendum in February on a piece of constitutional reform that would allow President Evo Morales to run for another term.

If Bolivians vote in favor of the constitutional reform, Morales will be able to stand for the fourth consecutive term to take his presidency to 2025.

Morales, who first became president in 2006, was re-elected to a third term last October following another constitutional amendment that allowed him to seek office again.

Bolivia Kembali Pilih Presiden Evo Morales

Konfrontasi – Kesuksesan Evo Morales dalam memimpin rakyat Bolivia mendapat pengakuan. Dia terpilih kembali sebagai presiden Bolivia pada Minggu (12/10).

Evo sah menjabat presiden untuk ketiga kalinya setelah mendapat suara terbanyak dalam pemilu. Partai pendukung faham sosialis dan pemimpin anti-AS ini mendapat 61 persen suara mengalahkan Samuel Doria Medina (24 persen).

Selain melawan ekonomi dan penjajahan AS, Evo sukses mengembangkan ekonomi Bolivia melalui gas alam.