The Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office has issued a statement following the verdict in the trial of Jeanine Áñez in Bolivia and encourages the Bolivian government to engage in good faith with substantive judicial reform
Brazilian President Jair Bolsonaro said from Orlando in the United States that he feared he might end up like former Bolivia's Jeanine Áñez when he leaves office.
Former Bolivian interim President Jeanine Áñez (2019-2020) has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for the crimes of breach of duties and resolutions contrary to the Constitution and laws in the so-called Coup d'État II case stemming from the November 2019 uprising which brought Evo Morales' rule to an end.
While the Bolivian state-run YPFB is yet to report on any progress regarding payment conditions with Brazil for gas sales or the signing of the sixth addendum to the export contract with Argentina, hydrocarbon analysts have insisted on the need to roundup these negotiations given the current situation stemming from Russia's invasion of Ukraine.
UN Special Rapporteur on the Independence of Judges and Lawyers, Diego García-Sayán said Justice was “far from the people” of Bolivia.
Bolivian authorities and the Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Human Rights Monday signed a protocol for the observation of judicial processes, which is also to apply to the cases against former president Jeanine Áñez, it was announced.
Former Bolivian interim President Jeanine Áñez has been hospitalized in critical condition due to a hunger strike she began ten days ago, according to her lawyers.
A new hearing involving former Bolivian interim President Jeanine Áñez was adjourned Thursday as she collapsed during her virtual appearance from the Miraflores prison where she is housed.
Bolivian judicial sources Monday reported a fourth set of charges could be filed against former interim President Jeanine Áñez for crimes that took place during her spell as acting head of state.
A Bolivian Court in La Paz Thursday postponed the beginning of the so-called Coup d'état II trial against former interim President Jeanine Áñez who had gone on a hunger strike since Wednesday.