Daily Archives: October 20, 2021

2021-10-20: News Headlines

_____ (2021-10-19). Coup Regime Sought To Assassinate Luis Arce. popularresistance.org Bolivia's Interior Ministry has revealed that Colombian mercenaries, who participated in the assassination of President Jovenel Moise in Haiti, entered Bolivia days before the 2020 election. Fernando Lopez, Defense Minister under Jeanine Añez, was in contact with mercenary groups, with whom he intended to carry out a second coup.

teleSUR (2021-10-19). Social Organizations to Fight Destabilizing Actions in Bolivia. telesurenglish.net On Monday, the Unity Pact and the Bolivian Workers Central (COB) stood behind President Luis Arce, declared themselves in "State of Emergency," and vowed to fight against the far-right destabilizing actions. | Related | The Bolivian president and his Vice-President David Choquehuanca denounced that the Santa Cruz-based political and economic elites seek to create conditions to justify a new coup. | The Bolivian Indigenous…

Peoples Dispatch (2021-10-19). Renewed protests mark anniversary of Chile's 2019 'Estallido Social' and other stories. peoplesdispatch.org Today we look at protests in Chile marking 2 years since the 2019 Social Outburst, the mercenaries identified in an assassination plot against Bolivian president Luis Arce, and more…

teleSUR (2021-10-19). Bolivia: Many of MoàØse's Assassins Were in La Paz to Kill Arce. telesurenglish.net In a press conference, the Minister of Government, Carlos Eduardo Del Castillo, confirmed that on October 16 last year, two days before the general elections in Bolivia, several of the mercenaries accused of assassinating MoàØse entered Haiti. "They managed to identify that a destabilizing plan was in the making with the objective of not allowing our president to assume power, should he win the elections," he said. | According to the investigation, one of those involved in making contacts with the mercenaries was the former Minister of Defense of the de facto government of Jeanine àÅñez, Fernando…

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2021-10-19). Bolivia: Coup Regime Sought to Assassinate Luis Arce. libya360.wordpress.com Kawsachun News Fernando Lopez, Defacto Minister of Defense during the Añez coup (left) and President Luis Arce (right) Bolivia's Interior Ministry has revealed that Colombian mercenaries, who participated in the assassination of President Jovenel Moise in Haiti, entered Bolivia days before the 2020 election. Fernando Lopez, Defense Minister under Jeanine Añez, was in contact with…

teleSUR, JCM (2021-10-19). Bolivia denuncia intento de magnicidio contra Luis Arce. telesurtv.net El plan se ejecutaría antes de que Luis Arce asumiera el poder en noviembre de 2020.

Internationalist 360 ∞ (2021-10-19). David Choquehuanca: Decolonization Drives Bolivia's Climate Agenda. libya360.wordpress.com Justine Teba David Choquehuanca: An Earth-Centered, Anti-Capitalist Climate Policy from the South Watch full speech here: Transcript: October 11, 2021 Everything is at risk, brothers. Our God is at risk. Our mountains are at risk. The animals are at risk. Life itself in the world is at risk, brothers, it is in danger. All these…

_____ (2021-10-19). Drone Whistleblower Daniel Hale Imprisoned In Unit For Terrorists. popularresistance.org Drone whistleblower Daniel Hale, who pled guilty to violating the Espionage Act, was transferred from a jail in Virginia to a communication management unit (CMU) at United States Penitentiary Marion in southern Illinois. He is the first person convicted for an unauthorized disclosure of information to the press to be incarcerated in a CMU, which the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) claims is for terrorists and "high-risk inmates." The decision may effectively cut him off from his entire support network, including friends and fellow whistleblowers who were by his side as federal prosecutors aggressively pursued charges aga…

_____ (2021-10-19). Drone Whistleblower Daniel Hale Imprisoned In Communications Management Unit Designed For Terrorists. popularresistance.org Drone whistleblower Daniel Hale, who pled guilty to violating the Espionage Act, was transferred from a jail in Virginia to a communication management unit (CMU) at United States Penitentiary Marion in southern Illinois. He is the first person convicted for an unauthorized disclosure of information to the press to be incarcerated in a CMU, which the Bureau of Prisons (BOP) claims is for terrorists and "high-risk inmates." The decision may effectively cut him off from his entire support network, including friends and fellow whistleblowers who were by his side as federal prosecutors aggressively pursued charges aga…

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