Former Bolivian leader Morales moves to Argentina

BUENOS AIRES (AP) — Officials say former Bolivian President Evo Morales has flown to Argentina, where the new center-left government has granted him political asylum. Argentina Fore...

Evo Morales' party to seek consensus candidates in Bolivia

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — The political movement of former President President Evo Morales says it will seek consensus candidates for its presidential ticket in new elections and will spend at least a mo...

Evo Morales' party choosing candidates for Bolivia elections

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — With its top leader absent, the party of Evo Morales gathered Saturday in the Bolivian city of Cochabamba to start choosing its candidates for new elections called after the res...

Evo Morales leaves Mexico on 'temporary' trip to Cuba

MEXICO CITY (AP) — A person close to the self-exiled former President Evo Morales of Bolivia said Friday that the former leader is in Cuba for a medical appointment. The person said...

HK student group asks Taiwan to grant asylum to pro-democracy protesters

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) — Student groups from Hong Kong are calling for concrete policy efforts on the part of the Taiwanese government to grant asylum protection to those who might face prosecutio...

China say self-confessed spy seeking asylum is fraudster

PERTH, Australia (AP) — China refuted the explosive claims of a self-confessed spy seeking asylum in Australia, saying Sunday he is a convicted fraudster wanted by Shanghai police. T...

Taiwan presidential candidate says he will drop out if proven to have accepted NT$1 from China

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – Following allegations by a former Chinese spy that China was funding his campaign, Kuomintang (KMT) presidential candidate Han Kuo-yu (韓國瑜) promised Saturday (November 23)...

Chinese spy confirms China's involvement in Taiwan 2020 election

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) – A Chinese secret agent who defected to Australia has revealed the Chinese Communist Party's (CCP) attempts to manipulate Taiwan’s political system. According ...

A timeline of Julian Assange's legal saga

LONDON (AP) — The investigation into an alleged rape by Julian Assange, the founder of anti-secrecy group WikiLeaks, was dropped Tuesday, nine years after an arrest warrant was issued by Swedish prose...

Bolivian interim leader says Morales can’t run in new vote

LA PAZ, Bolivia (AP) — Bolivia’s interim leader said Evo Morales can’t run as a candidate in any new elections, even as the ousted leader contended he is in fact still the president of the Andean coun...

AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Bolivia’s Evo Morales called for the United Nations, and possibly Pope Francis, to mediate in the Andean nation’s political crisis following his ouster as president in what he calle...

AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Latin America, Caribbean

This photo gallery highlights some of the top news images made by Associated Press photographers in Latin America and the Caribbean that were published in the past week. Bolivia’s po...

AP Interview: Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

MEXICO CITY (AP) — Former Bolivian President Evo Morales says he will ask the United Nations and possibly Pope Francis to participate as mediators in the conflict in the Andean nation. ...

Lithuanian ex-judge jailed for 2 months after US extradition

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — A Lithuanian court has remanded in custody for two months a former judge wanted in connection with claims she made about a pedophile ring in Lithuania. Frid...

Lithuania ex-judge returns home after US extradition

VILNIUS, Lithuania (AP) — A former Lithuanian judge, wanted at home in connection with claims she made about a pedophile ring, has arrived in her native Lithuania after being extradited from Chicago. ...