Expansion of Red Line Electric Train Nearing Completion in Cochabamba

Expansion of Red Line Electric Train Nearing Completion in Cochabamba

The expansion of the red line of the electric train, which now extends to kilometer 7 of Petrolera Avenue, is nearing completion. With 93 percent progress, it is expected to be received in February and is committed to improving transportation in the southern area of ​​the city of Cochabamba, although residents aspire for more. The … Read more

Bolivian Police Make Historic 8.8 Ton Cocaine Bust, Worth 205 Million Euros

Bolivian Police Make Historic 8.8 Ton Cocaine Bust, Worth 205 Million Euros

Jan 5, 2024 at 8:25 PM Update: 8 hours ago Bolivian police have made the biggest drug bust in the country’s history, President Luis Arce says. It would involve approximately 8.8 tons of cocaine. According to Bolivian authorities, the drugs were probably on their way to the Netherlands. The drugs were intercepted in the west … Read more

Largest Cocaine Seizure in Bolivia’s History: 8.7 Tons Confiscated in Anti-Drug Operation

Largest Cocaine Seizure in Bolivia’s History: 8.7 Tons Confiscated in Anti-Drug Operation

Bolivia’s Special Force to Fight Drug Trafficking (FELCN) announced that it had seized a load of 8.7 tons of cocaine yesterday in the Oruro area, in what is the largest anti-drug operation in the history of the South American country. Through his social networks, President Luis Arce specified that the narcotic, coming from the province … Read more

Bolivian Police Seize Record 8.8 Tons of Cocaine in Largest Drug Bust in Country’s History

Bolivian Police Seize Record 8.8 Tons of Cocaine in Largest Drug Bust in Country’s History

Jan 5, 2024 at 8:25 PM Update: 2 hours ago Bolivian police have made the biggest drug bust in the country’s history, President Luis Arce says. It would involve approximately 8.8 tons of cocaine. According to Bolivian authorities, the drugs were probably on their way to the Netherlands. The drugs were intercepted in the west … Read more

Lake Poopó in Bolivia Disappears, Turning into Salt Desert: Impact on Population and Biodiversity

Lake Poopó in Bolivia Disappears, Turning into Salt Desert: Impact on Population and Biodiversity

In the highlands of Bolivia, the country’s second largest lake, Lake Poopó, has disappeared as it has dried up and transformed into a salt desert. The consequences are important for surrounding populations and local biodiversity. First modification: 12/23/2023 – 21:08 Last modification: 12/23/2023 – 21:13 In 2015, the water of the once impressive Poopó Lake … Read more

United States Government Donates 640,800 Pfizer Vaccines to Bolivia: Latest Updates and Impact

United States Government Donates 640,800 Pfizer Vaccines to Bolivia: Latest Updates and Impact

The United States Government donated 640,800 Pfizer vaccines for adults and children to Bolivia, worth $4 million, which will be distributed by the Ministry of Health to the nine departments of the country. This new batch of vaccines is part of the United States’ ongoing commitment to maintain a coordinated international effort to accelerate access … Read more

Former US Ambassador Arrested for Alleged Spying for Cuba: Manuel Rocha’s Arrest and FBI Investigation

Former US Ambassador Arrested for Alleged Spying for Cuba: Manuel Rocha’s Arrest and FBI Investigation

A former American ambassador has been arrested for allegedly spying for Cuba. Press agency AP reports that 73-year-old Manuel Rocha is suspected of passing sensitive information to the Cuban government. Rocha’s arrest follows a long-running FBI investigation. The security service believes Rocha was a Cuban government spy. Rocha was arrested in Miami on Friday and … Read more

Minister of Health Urges Vaccination Against Meningitis – Protecting Children with Pneumococcal Vaccine

Minister of Health Urges Vaccination Against Meningitis – Protecting Children with Pneumococcal Vaccine

The Minister of Health and Sports, María Renée Castro, urged the population this Tuesday to take children to health centers to receive the pneumococcal vaccine, in order to protect them against meningitis. “We have children who must be immunized from now on, protecting against pneumococcus and we urge that all families come to complete the … Read more

Argentina and Brazil top South American World Cup qualification with second victories

Argentina and Brazil top South American World Cup qualification with second victories

Argentina and record champions Brazil achieved their second victory in the second game of the World Cup qualification. The Albiceleste won 3-0 (2-0) in Bolivia even without Lionel Messi, while the Selecao won 1-0 (0-0) in Peru thanks to a last-minute goal from PSG defender Marquinhos. This means that the arch-rivals are the only two … Read more

Lionel Messi misses World Cup qualifier in Bolivia due to fatigue: Argentina wins 3-0 without their star player

Lionel Messi misses World Cup qualifier in Bolivia due to fatigue: Argentina wins 3-0 without their star player

Lionel Messi Zdroj: SITA/AP/Gustavo Garello LA PAZ – Argentina’s World Cup captain Lionel Messi missed Tuesday’s World Cup qualifier in Bolivia. The 36-year-old star of Inter Miami complained of fatigue from a busy schedule after the duel with Ecuador last week, and coach Lionel Scaloni did not even include him among the substitutes. The match … Read more