Archaeologists from the University of Pennsylvania (USA) and the free University of Brussels found near the North-Eastern shore of lake Titicaca (located on the border of Peru and Bolivia) 500-year-old stone box, according to SCI News.
According to the publication, there was a llama, carved from seashells and a small cylindrical object, covered in gold foil. Most likely, they were intended for a ritual sacrifice by the Incas.
The interim government of Bolivia filed a lawsuit to the Prosecutor's office against ex-President Evo Morales and heads of the largest trade Union organization of the country for organizing against the background of the epidemic in the early stages of a large-scale protest against the postponement of the presidential election, told newspaper Pagina Siete.
The Supreme electoral court because COVID-19 has postponed a presidential election in Bolivia from September 6 to October 18. Earlier, the head of the Supreme electoral court of El Salvador, Romero said that the new date of presidential elections in Bolivia is final and will not be changed because of the planned protests.
Coronavirus was identified in patients and medical staff of psychiatric hospitals in three cities of Bolivia, 14 people died, told newspaper Pagina Siete.
"The coronavirus has reached psychiatric centers in three cities and has already killed 14 people. The cause of the nine deaths were confirmed by tests, five had symptoms of the disease.... (Centers - ed.) requires everything from gloves to medical oxygen to cope with the situation", - writes the edition.
Interim President of Bolivia Janine Agnes reported that he had recovered from the coronavirus.
"Thank you for your support during my illness. I was discharged and I returned to normal work," she wrote on Twitter.
A second outbreak of coronavirus possible in Bolivia in the last months of the year, in the largest departments in the country plateau diseases will continue until October, said Minister of health, ad Rock, that she is sick COVID-19.
"Pandemic shows us that the predictions can be close to reality, but it is very difficult to say to what time, will remain a plateau... (Department) of La Paz, Chuquisaca, Cochabamba began its peak (diseases) later than (departments) of Santa Cruz and Beni, plateau diseases in these three departments will go beyond September," she said in an interview to television channel Red Uno.
Presidential elections in Bolivia postponed from September 6 to October 18 because of COVID-19, the newspaper Pagina Siete with reference to the head of the Supreme electoral Tribunal of El Salvador, Romero.
"The Supreme electoral court decided to set the date of presidential elections on Sunday, October 18, 2020, with a possible second round of elections on 29 November," - quoted the head of the court edition.
Perm company "Promobot" (Promobot) in 2020, the supply in Bolivia and Mexico 80 terminals with contactless temperature measuring body, said the Russian export centre (REC).
"To measure the temperature in Bolivia and Mexico will be the device of the Russian company "Promobot". Their terminals are already set to USA, UAE, Germany and Greece. In the framework of agreements signed with partners of the company, in 2020 to Bolivia will go 20 stations "Promobot thermal control", and in Mexico - 60", - stated in the message.
The threat of an active transfer and dissemination COVID-19 in Latin America remains high, said at a briefing in Geneva, the Director of the who programme on emergency health Michael Ryan.
"Almost all countries in Latin America present the transmission of the virus among the community. The level of infection stable in some States and continues to grow in others. We had a complicated situation in Bolivia, Colombia and other places, where in recent weeks has increased the number of infections. So I would say that the overall situation in Latin America continues to pose a threat to active transmission COVID-19", - he said.
The number of cases of infection with coronavirus in Bolivia has exceeded 50 thousand, it is reported in Twitter of the Ministry of health of the country.
According to the health Ministry, in recent days were confirmed 1617 new cases and 32 fatalities. In total, Bolivia, the coronavirus has infected 50 867 people, 1898 sick died. The greatest number of infections identified in the largest area of the Department of Santa Cruz: there were 26 124 cases of infection COVID-19.
The transitional government of Bolivia considers that the national Ombudsman Nadia Cruz holds office illegally, and does not intend to respond to her queries, said Deputy Minister of security Wilson Santamaria.
The official said that the government will return no response to requests from human rights activist, temporarily occupying the post of Ombudsman of Bolivia from January 2019. The decision of the Parliament after the resignation of David Tezanos Pinto Cruz was appointed to lead the office of the Ombudsman 90-day period.
More and more Ministers infected with coronavirus in Bolivia – now ill foreign Minister Karen Longerich.
"Analyses of Minister Karen Loncaric on COVID-19 was positive. In the absence of symptoms, the Minister is in isolation at home," - said the foreign Ministry.
The head of the upper chamber of the Plurinational legislative Assembly (Parliament) of Bolivia Copa Eva became ill with the coronavirus, he said the politician.
Interim President of Bolivia Janine Agnes, who herself became infected with a new virus, expressed support for the leader of the Senate, wishing her a speedy recovery.
Interim President of Bolivia Janine Agnes had contracted the coronavirus, he said the politician on Twitter.
"The test results COVID-19 was positive, my normal state, I will work from my isolation," she wrote.
The anti-corruption Commission Prosecutor's office of Bolivia has accused the former President of the country Evo Morales, in Argentina, in terrorism and demanded his arrest, the statements of the Department.
According to prosecutors, Morales made contact with Faustino Ukray during your stay in Mexico. Yukra was previously detained by the authorities.
The Minister of health of Bolivia, ad Rock ill COVID-19, said the President Jeanine Agnes.
"My support to the Minister of health, which was taken on COVID-19. The fight against the virus continues without rest, I wish the Minister a speedy recovery", - she wrote on Twitter.
Head of the presidential administration of Bolivia, Yerko Nunez passed test positive for coronavirus, according to the newspaper El Deber.
According to the newspaper, this information was confirmed by Minister of health, ad Rock. According to her, the state of Nunez stable, it is on isolation.
The Deputy Minister for the fight against corruption of Bolivia Guido Melgar said that in the case of procurement of resuscitators at inflated prices appeared 17 new suspects associated with the previous government, including former President, Evo Morales.
According to Melgar, the authorities expanded the business to include 17 people associated with the previous government, including ousted President Morales, who is now in Argentina.
Export a flight from Ecuador is planned for July 1, returned home Russians from Bolivia and Peru, told RIA Novosti at the Russian Embassy in Ecuador.
As reported by RIA Novosti head of the consular Department of the Russian Embassy in Bolivia Yakov Fedorov, from the Latin American country through Ecuador will return home for two Russian women, in Bolivia they were at work. Women have flown in Quito.
Almost a thousand police and military in Bolivia got sick with coronavirus infection, said both agencies.
"We have 527 police officers who, unfortunately, have shown positive results on test coronavirus", - told reporters, Vice-Minister of public safety Wilson Santamaria.
The head of the Ministry of health of Bolivia, ad Rock said about the epidemic of coronavirus in the country in a stage of rapid growth, the weekend was marked by record levels of new cases.
"The population of Bolivia is important to know that we are entering the stage of rapid growth cases COVID-19, this leads to the necessity of adopting measures that will help us, as far as possible, to reduce the impact of this acceleration on the health of the population," she said in the video, which publishes the newspaper Razon.
The new government of Bolivia after the elections, will assume his duties in October-November, said the Supreme electoral court.
According to the published calendar of the election campaign, the presidential election, as decided earlier, will be held on 6 September. Preliminary voting results will be published on the same day and the final on September 29.
The Plenum of the Supreme court of Bolivia, was elected on Tuesday the new President judge of ALVISA Ages after eight of the nine members of the court issued a vote of no confidence in former Chairman of Maria Cristina Diaz.
The dismissed Chairman, said before the elections about the insignificance of this procedure - a law establishing a three-year term of the mandate does not provide for its revocation by reason of loss of confidence.
Interim President of Bolivia Janine Agnes said he will sign the law on elections under pressure from the candidates and denied allegations of delaying the process to save power.
Agnes urged the main candidates - Luis Arce from the socialists of the movement, Evo Morales and Carlos Mesa from the right-wing forces, as well as the ex-President Morales - to take responsibility for the choices in the midst of a pandemic, which they require, and stressed that he had not received any scientific justification of the validity and security of this process.
The Parliament of Bolivia voted against the adoption of credit in the amount of 327 million dollars to combat the coronavirus, which is the country approved the international monetary Fund (IMF) in response to the request of the interim government, according to local news Agency ABI.
According to the statement of the Deputy Minister of Finance and public credit Carlos Slinka, the parliamentary planning Commission explained this decision by the lack of documentation required for the approval of external loans. In particular, the deputies of the MAS party ("Movement to socialism") has asked the government to provide a credit agreement and Supreme decree confirming his power.
Interim President of Bolivia Janine Agnes on Tuesday proposed to postpone General elections in the country until October or November in connection with the threat from COVID-19.
While the interim President said he would follow any decision of the Supreme electoral court.
Bolivian authorities asked to stop the attack on a cell tower, begun by the citizens for fear of what 5G technology, which is supposedly implementing in the country, bear the risk of coronavirus, according to the newspaper El Deber.
Earlier in a major city Villa yapacaní (Department Santa Cruz) was destroyed four telecommunications towers. The attackers were convinced that the city introduced the 5G technology, which allegedly provokes an increase in diseases coronavirus.
The transitional government of Bolivia has threatened Friday to take legal action, if the judiciary does not settle 15 Jun work to review dozens of cases against the ex-President Evo Morales.
"If not implemented at the institutional level, exit, or solution, to enable people to access justice, we will take necessary action and rest assured that ... on Monday we will take legal action to have the courts opened its doors," - said at a press conference the Minister of justice Alvaro Coimbra.
Nearly 600 military and police have been infected with coronavirus new type in Bolivia in the tasks for control over compliance with the quarantine imposed on the background of the pandemic, 17 of them died, the official data of law enforcement agencies of the country.
In the period from Thursday to Friday has died, four police officers in the Department of Santa Cruz, thus the number of deaths from COVID-19 among law enforcement officers has increased to 16. At the same time among the military since the beginning of the month is still one dead.
Bolivian authorities Monday closed the city of Cobija, in the North of the country with population over 50 thousand people due to the outbreak of coronavirus, said the TV channel Unitel, the Governor of Pando Department, the center of which is the city, Luis Adolfo Flores.
Previously, from June 1, for the same reason, was closed by the city of Trinidad in the Central part of the country where there are more than 100 thousand people.
The construction of the center for nuclear research and technologies (CAIT) of Rosatom in Bolivia is suspended due to a pandemic coronavirus, the government of the Latin American countries is positively set to continue working with Russia, told RIA Novosti the Russian Ambassador in Bolivia, Vladimir Sprinchan.
The Bolivian Agency for nuclear energy (ABEN) on 12 February issued a statement that the government suspends the project for the construction of the center as long as the Parliament and the Prosecutor's office "will not speak on this issue." However, a month later, the Bolivian government and Rosatom announced that CAIT in El Alto, scheduled to open in 2023, will be completed on time and open the Bolivians access to technology for the peaceful use of nuclear energy.
Bolivian authorities disbanded the three ministries and closed the Embassy in Iran and Nicaragua, in order to save money to combat coronavirus.
"All saved as a result of this reduction will be invested in health sector to combat the virus," - said in a televised address, acting President Jeanine Agnes.
Bolivia on Wednesday partially resumed domestic flights, suspended due COVID-19, Deber reports the edition with reference to the Minister for public works, services and housing Ivan arias.
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Bolivian authorities from June 1 to shut down the city of Trinidad in the Central part of the country where there are more than 100 thousand people, because of the rapid spread of the coronavirus.
The Ministry of health of the country previously stated that the city should "encapsulate" for about a week to contain the infection. Medical, military and volunteers will be around the house and identify cases COVID-19.
Interim President of Bolivia, Janine Agnes was appointed to the post of Minister of health of the country, ad Rock, who previously held the post of the Deputy Minister, this is the third change of head of the Bolivian Ministry of health for almost six months.
Earlier the post of Minister of health of Bolivia took Marcelo Navajo, who was arrested and removed from office on charges of corruption in the purchase of Spanish equipment for artificial lung ventilation (ALV). Later the court ruled his pre-trial detention for a period of three months.
Quarantine of coronavirus in Bolivia was extended until June 30, the border will remain closed, told journalists the Minister of communications Isabel Fernandez.
"Until June 30, we prolong the quarantine, which will be determined by the levels of risk in each Department and municipality," she said.