November 13, 2019


“The U.S. government has limited ability to provide emergency services to U.S. citizens in Bolivia,” the statement went on. “There are recurring demonstrations, strikes, roadblocks, and marches in major cities in Bolivia,” the State Department said in a statement on Tuesday. “Roadblocks and strikes cut off traffic on main avenues, highways between cities, and airport access.  Protestors in major cities are intermittently occupying or blocking access to public institutions and infrastructure, denying access to transportation hubs, banks, and other services. Some protests have resulted in violent confrontations, and local authorities have used crowd control measures to discourage protests.”
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