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Presidential candidate for the far right  Creemos party, Luis Fernando Camacho,  addresses supporters during a campaign rally in La Paz  ahead of the upcoming general election in Bolivia on October 18th. Photograph: Aizar Raldes/AFP/Getty

A year after its previous attempt ended in turmoil, Bolivia is set to try once again to elect a new president in an election that risks sparking renew(...)

Hundreds of people protest against the latest postponement of the Bolivian elections, in Sacaba, Bolivia, on August 4th. Photograph: Jorge Abrego/EPA

Demonstrators in Bolivia have dynamited Andean passes, scattered boulders across highways and dug trenches along rural roads to protest against repeat(...)

Adam Grennan visits the Incan citadel of Machu Picchu in Peru.

Less than a year ago, Machu Picchu, the Amazonian jungle and the Bolivian salt flats seemed well out of reach for this 60-year-old. However, early ret(...)

A person holds a picture of ex-Bolivian president Evo Morales during a demonstration in Buenos Aires, Argentina in support of him. Morales announced his resignation on Sunday. Photograph: Agustin Marcarian/Reuters

Mexico granted asylum to Bolivia’s former President Evo Morales on Monday as unrest shook the South American nation, helping cement the Mexican govern(...)

Opposition supporters celebrate the resignation of Bolivia’s president, Evo Morales, in La Paz on Sunday. Photograph: Martin Alipaz/EPA

Bolivian president Evo Morales said on Sunday he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election,(...)

Former   president of Bolivia Evo Morales: re-election victory triggered weeks of fraud allegations and violent protests.  Photograph:  Alexis Demarco/APG/Getty

Bolivian president Evo Morales has resigned following mounting pressure from the military and the public after his re-election victory triggered weeks(...)

 Bolivian president Evo Morales during a press conference in El Alto. Photograph:  Enzo De Luca/Bolivian Presidency/AFP

Bolivian president Evo Morales agreed on Sunday to hold a new presidential election at the recommendation of the Organization of American States (OAS)(...)

Last month’s presidential election has sparked a wave of protests in Bolivia. Photograph:  Aizar Raldes/AFP via Getty Images

The political crisis sparked by last month’s presidential election in Bolivia continues to intensify even as an audit of the disputed poll by the Orga(...)

Supporters of Bolivia’s opposition presidential candidate Carlos Mesa shout slogans against supporters of president and candidate Evo Morales. Photograph: Aizar Raldes/AFP/Getty Images

Demonstrators have taken to the streets in Bolivia after the counting of votes in Sunday’s presidential election descended into controversy with the r(...)

A two-week restriction to three important areas at Machu Picchu was announced last Friday to prevent greater degradation to the iconic Inca citadel. Photograph: Cris Bouroncle/Getty Images

Among the Inca ruins that abound in Peru, none draw nearly as many tourists as the famed Inca citadel of Machu Picchu. There were more than 1.5 millio(...)

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