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After months of turmoil, Bolivia to hold presidential vote on May 3: Electoral tribunal

Interim leader Jeanine Anez has been overseeing a caretaker government since then, after Morales fled the country for Mexico.

Published: 04th January 2020 01:02 PM  |   Last Updated: 04th January 2020 01:02 PM   |  A+A-

People accompanied by police celebrate the resignation of Bolivian President Evo Morales in Santa Cruz. (Photo | AFP)

People accompanied by police celebrate the resignation of Bolivian President Evo Morales in Santa Cruz. (Photo | AFP)

By AFP

LA PAZ: Bolivians will choose a new president on May 3, more than six months after a disputed election sparked a social revolt and the resignation of Evo Morales.

Interim leader Jeanine Anez has been overseeing a caretaker government since then, after Morales fled the country for Mexico.

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The new presidential election will be "the first Sunday of May, I can let you know that much," said the vice president of the Supreme Electoral Tribunal, Oscar Hassenteufel.

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