NotiSur - South American Political and Economic Affairs

Online news digest covering political, economic and social issues in South America. Published by the Latin American Data Base at the University of New Mexico.

Articles from April 16

Bolivia: Local Elections Bring Surprises, Opposition from Left
By Andres Gaudin Bolivia is in a strange situation. As the government and the opposition see it, both have a reason to celebrate the results of the April 4 departmental and municipal elections. After President Evo Morales' overwhelming re-election...
Ecuador and Colombia: The Gulf Widens
By Luis Angel Saavedra Despite efforts by international conflict-resolution groups and requests from the Colombian and Ecuadoran business communities, the two countries have not found a mechanism to re-establish diplomatic ties, severed following...