Wednesday, October 26, 2011
VIVA EVO! VIVA!
Bolivian President Evo Morales -- photo by Jasmine Milani
Bolivian President Evo Morales has sent an amendment to Congress, halting the project to build a road through the Isiboro Secure National Park and Indigenous Territory (TIPNIS), which is home to around 50,000 indigenous people from various ethnic groups. “Therefore, the issue of the TIPNIS has been resolved,” Morales said.
More on the story from BBC.