Evo Morales Named Candidate For Bolivian Senate
by Staff - Telesurenglish.net
February 7, 2020
The former Bolivian leader is running as a candidate, despite the de facto government’s attempts to prevent him from registering.
The democratically elected President of Bolivia Evo Morales, who is seeking asylum in Argentina after a coup d’etat against him, has been named a candidate for senate.
“Our brother Evo Morales is on the official lists. He is our candidate for the department of Cochabamba to the National Assembly,” coca growers’ leader, Leonardo Loza, stated today to the press in La Paz, adding that social organizations supported the candidacy.With the announcement, Bolivia’s former president, Evo Morales, is running as a candidate for the senate for the Movement Towards Socialism (MAS) in the elections next May, despite the de facto government’s attempts to prevent him from registering.