Court Strips Democratic Unity Coalition's Status 8 Days before Polls. Just over a week before local elections in Bolivia on March 29, the country’s Supreme Electoral Tribunal (TSE) cancelled the juridical status of the opposition Democrat Unity Coalition (UD)
The course of Mr. Ortega’s own political history should serve as reminder that overthrowing a government can be the citizens’ response when all other avenues for dissent are shut.
As the largest city in Ecuador, Guayaquil is an important hub for business and transportation. It’s also home to an increasing number of interesting tourism attractions.
The American reconciliation with the country is expected to increase the pace of private development, as well as the gap between haves and have-nots.
Nicolás Maduro has unsuccessfully tried to conceal the colossal failure of the political and economic model behind a figurative economic war supposedly unleashed by the "American Empire," Venezuela’s oligarchy and other "traitors to the homeland."