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Stories with place: La Paz
  • Bolivia threatens to fire protesting soldiers 
    Updated: Apr-23-14 7:24 pm
  • LA PAZ, Bolivia - Despite a government threat to fire them, some 500 soldiers marched in Bolivia's capital Wednesday for a second consecutive day to demand greater upward mobility within the armed forces.

  • 500 Bolivian soldiers on strike over dead end jobs 
    Updated: Apr-22-14 2:37 pm
  • LA PAZ, Bolivia - About 500 Bolivian soldiers have gone on strike to demand they be given the option of rising to the rank of officer and to protest the dismissal of four of their leaders.