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Bolivia: Declaration of Regional Autonomy

(Dec. 2, 2007) Bolivia is now at a critical junction. Four departments (Santa Cruz, Tarija, Beni, and Pando) rich in oil, soy and cattle declared autonomy on December 15, 2007, while three others (La Paz, the "de facto" capital of the country, Potosi and Oruro, with heavy indigenous population) are in complete support of the […]