Several hospitals in La Paz ceased admissions due to a lack of personnel and biosecurity equipment.Full Story
The polls will determine who will hold office in the Legislative Assembly and the Presidency.Full Story
Since Nov. 2019, Facundo Molares has been in "preventive detention" for his alleged participation in the blocking of a bridge.
Pope Francis distributed another 33 twin respirators to countries in Latin America, Asia, Africa and Europe. Bolivia faces difficulties in caring for patients critical of COVID-19 due to the lack of respirators.
The National Center for Tropical Diseases (Cenetrop), one of the main laboratories processing tests to detect the COVID-19 in Bolivia, has declared a state of emergency.
Attempts to destabilize the working class and social movements have intensified in the light of the elections.
Arce said his Twitter profile was banned as a sabotage against his electoral campaign for presidential polls in September.
Bolivia's health ministry alerted about the risk of the health care system collapsing.
"I am going to enact the law," Añez said Sunday in a televised message to the country.
The country of around 11.7 million people registered its first novel coronavirus infections on March 10, and until Sunday has reached 23,512 confirmed cases.
The coup-born regime has not improved health care despite having received huge resources from multilateral institutions.