Wilson García Mérida

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Altos funcionarios bolivianos amenazan con encarcelar a periodistas

17 de Junio 2016 12:34 PM ET

Bogotá, 16 de junio de 2016 - Altos funcionarios bolivianos, enfurecidos por la cobertura informativa de un escándalo de tráfico de influencias gubernamental que contribuyó a echar por tierra las aspiraciones de reelección del presidente Evo Morales, están fustigando...

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Bolivian officials threaten journalists with jail

June 16, 2016 5:33 PM ET

Bogotá, June 16, 2016 - Enraged over press coverage of a government influence-peddling scandal that helped crush President Evo Morales's reelection hopes, high-ranking Bolivian officials are lashing out at the country's independent media and demanding that journalists be sent...

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Journalists temporarily flee Bolivia after harassment

October 19, 2012 5:23 PM ET

Bogotá, October 19, 2012--The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the official harassment of two executives of a Bolivian newspaper that has reported on government corruption in the northern department of Pando. Both journalists sought refuge in Brazil for three days...

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