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Bolivia

La Paz, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) About three million people are registered in the Unified Health System (SUS) in Bolivia, a regulation implemented since March 1 that guarantees free and quality medical care, an official source reported Monday.


La Paz, Jun 15 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales has mourned on Saturday the death of one of the three Bolivian miners trapped in a mine in Chile, without confirming his identity, and ordered the immediate repatriation of the remains.


La Paz, Jun 14 (Prensa Latina) Bolivian President Evo Morales has expressed his concern over the three Bolivians trapped in the San Jose mine in Tocopilla, Chile, and thanked the country''s authorities for the rescue efforts.



La Paz, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) The deputy minister of Social Defense and Controlled Substances of Bolivia, Felipe Caceres, denied media reports about the alleged departure of 30 planes laden with cocaine from the department of Beni to Brazil and Paraguay.


La Paz, Jun 11 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of over 50 companies from Bolivia and Paraguay are Tuesday promoting a public, private and productive alliance during the 1st business roundtable between both nations to hold in La Paz.


La Paz, Jun 10 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia will be Chair of the First Commission of Disarmament and International Security of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly with the responsibility of building a culture of peace at an international level, the newspaper Cambio pointed out on Monday.


La Paz, Jun 7 (Prensa Latina) Cuba''s strong response to the new restrictions imposed by the U.S. government to tighten the unjust economic, commercial and financial blockade is highlighted this Friday by local media.


La Paz, Jun 6 (Prensa Latina) About 800,000 reservations of tickets to Cuba are affected by the U.S. ban on educational trips to the island, according to the Bolivian government''s newspaper Cambio.


Beni, Bolivia, Jun 5 (Prensa Latina) Thousands of Brazilians recovered their vision thanks to the work of Cuban ophthalmologists based in the Bolivian town of Guayaramerin, where they are seeking a cure for pathologies such as cataracts and pterigium, experts confirmed this on Wednesday.


La Paz, June 5 ( Prensa Latina ) Official sources have reportedly indicated that countries in Asia, Europe and South America are now showing interest in importing Bolivian meat, as well as in the nation''s bovine genetics.