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  1. Bolivian president, opposition spar over official's killingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | The News-Review

    In this Nov. 26, 2014 photo, released by the government-run Bolivian Information Agency, Bolivia's Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Rodolfo Illanes speaks during a press conference at the government palace in La Paz, Bolivia. Government officials said that the striking miners kidnapped and beat Illanes to death after he traveled to the area to mediate in the bitter conflict over mining laws.

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  2. Bolivian Miners Lift Roadblock After Deputy Minister's DeathRead the original story w/Photo

    35 min ago | Voice of America

    Protesting Bolivian miners on Friday abandoned a roadblock where a day earlier they kidnapped a government deputy minister, who was later found beaten to death. President Evo Morales called for three days of national mourning and declared Friday a day of "deep pain" for the country.

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  3. Murder of deputy minister by striking miners shocks BoliviaRead the original story

    55 min ago | Xinhuanet

    ... Quintana (C) receives the remains of Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes, at the Government Palace, in La Paz, Bolivia, on Aug. 26, 2016. (Xinhua/Jose Lirauze/ABI) LA PAZ, Aug. 26 (Xinhua) -- The murder of a deputy minister in Bolivia by ...

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  4. Striking miners kidnap, kill deputy minister in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Trinadad Express

    In this Nov. 26, 2014 photo, released by the government-run Bolivian Information Agency, Bolivia's Deputy Minister of Internal Affairs Rodolfo Illanes speaks during a press conference at the government palace in La Paz, Bolivia. Government officials said that the striking miners kidnapped and beat Illanes to death after he traveled to the area to mediate in the bitter conflict over mining laws.

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  5. Shocking spasm of violence as striking miners kidnap and kill deputy minister in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Independent.ie

    Striking Bolivian miners have kidnapped and beaten to death the country's deputy interior minister in a shocking spasm of violence. Bolivia's President Evo Morales speaks during a press conference at the government palace in La Paz, Bolivia Friday, Aug. 26, 2016.

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  6. UPDATE 1-Bolivian miners lift roadblock after official beaten to deathRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Reuters

    Independent miners are seen among tear gas cloud during clashes with riot police during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz, Bolivia, August 25, 2016. An independent miner returns a tear gas capsule during clashes with riot police during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz, Bolivia, August 25, 2016.

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  7. Official: Striking miners kill deputy minister in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Daily Townsman

    LA PAZ, Bolivia - Striking informal miners in Bolivia kidnapped and beat to death the country's deputy interior minister on Thursday after he Government Minister Carlos Romero called it a "cowardly and brutal killing" and asked that the miners turn over the body of his deputy, Rodolfo Illanes, who holds the formal title of vice minister of the interior regime. Earlier, Romero had said that Illanes had been kidnapped and possibly tortured, but that he could not confirm local media reports that he had been killed by the striking miners, who are demanding more rights, including the right to associate with private companies.

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  8. The world in briefRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | NWAonline

    ... USS Tempest at high speed, moving within 600 yards of the ship. The Tempest and the Squall are patrol ships. LA PAZ, Bolivia - Striking miners in Bolivia kidnapped and beat to death the country's deputy interior minister after he traveled to the ...

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  9. Bolivia says deputy interior minister killed after being kidnapped by striking minersRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Anchorage Daily News

    ... of Bolivian Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes after Illanes was kidnapped by striking mineworkers, in La Paz, Bolivia, on Aug. 25, 2016. (David Mercado / Reuters) Protests by miners in Bolivia demanding changes to laws turned violent this ...

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  10. Editor's choiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Reuters

    ... highway during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado Independent miners block a main highway during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' ...

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  11. Bolivian deputy interior minister killed by minersRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    Independent miners block a main highway during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz, Bolivia, August 25, 2016. Photo: Reuters Bolivian Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes has been killed after being kidnapped by striking mineworkers, the government said late on Thursday.

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  12. Striking miners kill deputy minister in BoliviaRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Stuff.co.nz

    ... highway during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz, Bolivia. Earlier, Romero had said that Illanes had been kidnapped and possibly tortured, but that he could not confirm local media ...

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  13. Bolivian Deputy Interior Minister Rodolfo Illanes killed by miners on strikeRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | The Globe and Mail

    Independent miners block a main highway during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz, Bolivia, August 25, 2016. Independent miners block a main highway during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Panduro south of La Paz, Bolivia, August 25, 2016.

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  14. Bolivian minister who was abducted by miners feared killedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | CBC News

    ... An injured riot policeman is helped by comrades during clashes with protesting miners in Mantecani near La Paz, Bolivia, on Aug. 11. (David Mercado/Reuters) The National Federation of Mining Cooperatives of Bolivia (FENCOMIN), once strong allies of ...

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  15. Anti-imperialism schooling now a must for Bolivian officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | Newsday

    In this Feb. 22, 2016, file photo, Bolivia's President Evo Morales sings his national anthem at a signing ceremony for the expansion of a road that connects the capital with the nearby city of El Alto, in La Paz, Bolivia. President Morales has inaugurated an Anti-Imperialist Command School for military officers on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, outside the eastern city of Santa Cruz.

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  16. Anti-imperialism schooling now a must for Bolivian officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The Washington Post

    In this Feb. 22, 2016, file photo, Bolivia's President Evo Morales sings his national anthem at a signing ceremony for the expansion of a road that connects the capital with the nearby city of El Alto, in La Paz, Bolivia. President Morales has inaugurated an Anti-Imperialist Command School for military officers on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, outside the eastern city of Santa Cruz.

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  17. Anti-imperialism schooling now a must for Bolivian officersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 17 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Feb. 22, 2016, file photo, Bolivia's President Evo Morales sings his national anthem at a signing ceremony for the expansion of a road that connects the capital with the nearby city of El Alto, in La Paz, Bolivia. President Morales has inaugurated an Anti-Imperialist Command School for military officers on Wednesday, Aug. 17, 2016, outside the eastern city of Santa Cruz.

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  18. Bolivian Catholics break rocks to try luckRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 16 | Reuters

    Believers of the Virgin of Urkupina break rocks to ask for favors during a colorful religious procession in La Paz, Bolivia. Elly Park reports.

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  19. Austrian far-right presidential hopeful Norbert Hofer calls for burqa banRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 15 | The Independent

    ... with independent miners against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies, in Mantecani near La Paz, Bolivia A team equipped with anti mosquito spray packs walks through the Koumassi district of Abidjan during an operation aimed at ...

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  20. How to Make FriendsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2016 | Verge Magazine

    ... reflect those of Cuso International. Izabela Wlodarczyk is currently volunteering with Cuso International in La Paz, Bolivia as an Organizational Strengthening and Marketing Advisor. Originally from Poland, Izabela has worked in Canada, South ...

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