Archive for November 11th, 2019

11/11/2019

Bolivia: President Evo Morales Resigns Amid Right-Wing Coup

His resignation came after senior army heads asked them to resign amid right-wing violence and coup attempt for weeks since the Oct. 20 elections. 

Bolivian President Evo Morales was forced to resign Sunday after two weeks of right-wing violence.

Bolivian President Evo Morales was forced to resign Sunday after two weeks of right-wing violence. | Photo: teleSUR

10 November 2019 (teleSUR)* — Bolivian President Evo Morales was forced to resign Sunday after senior army and police chiefs called on him to do so following weeks of right-wing unrest and violence against his Oct. 20 elections victory, in what his government has called a coup by opposition forces in the country.

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11/11/2019

Seven Things You Should Know about the Crisis in Somalia

11 November 2019 (Norwegian Refugee Council)*Somalia caught the world’s attention in 2011 when a famine killed over a quarter of a million people. The country has been struggling with extreme weather changes, violence and disease for nearly 30 years and is increasingly subject to severe climate shocks that are worsening a prolonged humanitarian crisis. Here are seven things you should know about the crisis in Somalia:
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Photo: Ingrid Prestetun/NRC

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