After the defeat of the Incas, Bolivia became part of Spain’s empire in the Americas. Freed from Spanish rule in 1825, it has suffered continually from political instability
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- At the welcome party local schoolchildren performed a concert much to the appreciation of the Bolivians, who in turn returned the compliment by performing a number of musical pieces.
- As a result of history, both ancient and recent, Bolivians know all too well the greed and exploitation that can disguise itself as global economic enterprise.
- Firefighters and villagers raced last night to unearth up to 400 Bolivians feared trapped under a mass of red clay, rocks and rubble after a landslide hit their village.
named after Simón Bolívar, who liberated the country from Spanish rule.
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