Tuesday, 19 October 2021

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Bolivia’s Morales says ready to return to ‘pacify’ country

MEXICO CITY: Bolivia’s exiled ex-president Evo Morales said he was ready to return to “pacify” his country amid weeks of unrest that led to his resignation. “If the people ask me, we are ready to return to pacify” Bolivia, the leftist leader said in a news conference in Mexico City, where ...

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Mexico grants Bolivia’s Evo Morales political asylum

Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard revealed that Mexico has granted former Bolivian President Evo Morales political asylum following his recent resignation. Mexico’s Ebrard further called for the Bolivian government to allow for Morales’ safe passage, stressing that the former president’s “personal integrity is not endangered.” The foreign minister, who previously indicated ...

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Billionaire Modi flees to UK, claiming political asylum

NEW DELHI: Nirav Modi, the billionaire jeweller at the heart of a more than $2 billion fraud case in India, has fled to the UK, where he is claiming political asylum, the Financial Times reported on Sunday, citing Indian and British officials. Britain’s Home Office said it does not provide ...

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