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Morales exit rocks Bolivia, splits region

Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales is welcomed by Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard during his arrival to take asylum in Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales is welcomed by Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard during his arrival to take asylum in Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales is welcomed by Mexico's Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard during his arrival to take asylum in Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido
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Bolivian Senator Jeanine Anez poses for a picture after she declared herself as Interim President of Bolivia, at the Presidential Palace, in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. Anez, 52, assumed leadership before other lawmakers in Congress, invoking a constitutional clause that dictates that she would be next in line to rule after Morales and his vice president, Alvaro Garcia, resigned on Sunday.

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Bolivian Senator Jeanine Anez poses for a picture after she declared herself as Interim President of Bolivia, at the Presidential Palace, in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. Anez, 52, assumed leadership before other lawmakers in Congress, invoking...more

Bolivian Senator Jeanine Anez poses for a picture after she declared herself as Interim President of Bolivia, at the Presidential Palace, in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. Anez, 52, assumed leadership before other lawmakers in Congress, invoking a constitutional clause that dictates that she would be next in line to rule after Morales and his vice president, Alvaro Garcia, resigned on Sunday. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Former Bolivian President Evo Morales holds a Mexican flag onboard a Mexican government's aircraft in an unidentified location November 11, 2019. Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard via Twitter via REUTERS

Former Bolivian President Evo Morales holds a Mexican flag onboard a Mexican government's aircraft in an unidentified location November 11, 2019. Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard via Twitter via REUTERS

Former Bolivian President Evo Morales holds a Mexican flag onboard a Mexican government's aircraft in an unidentified location November 11, 2019. Mexican Foreign Minister Marcelo Ebrard via Twitter via REUTERS
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Members of Youth Resistance "Cochala" set off fireworks to celebrate after Bolivian Senator Jeanine Anez became interim president, in Cochabanba, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/David Mercado

Members of Youth Resistance "Cochala" set off fireworks to celebrate after Bolivian Senator Jeanine Anez became interim president, in Cochabanba, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/David Mercado

Members of Youth Resistance "Cochala" set off fireworks to celebrate after Bolivian Senator Jeanine Anez became interim president, in Cochabanba, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A police officer stands by the burnt wreckage of a vehicle damaged inside the Police High Command after a night of protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, Bolivia, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Manuel Claure

A police officer stands by the burnt wreckage of a vehicle damaged inside the Police High Command after a night of protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, Bolivia, November 12, 2019....more

A police officer stands by the burnt wreckage of a vehicle damaged inside the Police High Command after a night of protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, Bolivia, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Manuel Claure
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Military members patrol in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Military members patrol in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Military members patrol in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales reacts during a march in La Paz, Bolivia, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales reacts during a march in La Paz, Bolivia, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales reacts during a march in La Paz, Bolivia, November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Members of the security forces throw tear gas to coca growers, supporters of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales, in Cochabanba, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/David Mercado

Members of the security forces throw tear gas to coca growers, supporters of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales, in Cochabanba, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/David Mercado

Members of the security forces throw tear gas to coca growers, supporters of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales, in Cochabanba, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/David Mercado
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A member of the military looks at the remains of buses burned during a protest as he patrols in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A member of the military looks at the remains of buses burned during a protest as he patrols in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A member of the military looks at the remains of buses burned during a protest as he patrols in La Paz, Bolivia November 12, 2019. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales holds a Wiphala flag during a march in La Paz, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales holds a Wiphala flag during a march in La Paz, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales holds a Wiphala flag during a march in La Paz, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Police officers look at damages inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Manuel Claure

Police officers look at damages inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Manuel Claure

Police officers look at damages inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Manuel Claure
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Members of the security forces detain a supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales, in Cochabamba, November 12. REUTERS/David Mercado

Members of the security forces detain a supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales, in Cochabamba, November 12. REUTERS/David Mercado

Members of the security forces detain a supporter of Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales, in Cochabamba, November 12. REUTERS/David Mercado
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Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales waves during his arrival to take asylum in Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico, November 12. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales waves during his arrival to take asylum in Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico, November 12. REUTERS/Luis Cortes

Bolivia's ousted President Evo Morales waves during his arrival to take asylum in Mexico, in Mexico City, Mexico, November 12. REUTERS/Luis Cortes
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Members of the security forces react as they pay homage to their commander, Herbert Antelo, at Murillo Square, in La Paz, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Members of the security forces react as they pay homage to their commander, Herbert Antelo, at Murillo Square, in La Paz, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Members of the security forces react as they pay homage to their commander, Herbert Antelo, at Murillo Square, in La Paz, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Police officers look at the damages caused to the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Police officers look at the damages caused to the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Police officers look at the damages caused to the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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A police officer walks past damages inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A police officer walks past damages inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A police officer walks past damages inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Burned vehicles are seen inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Burned vehicles are seen inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

Burned vehicles are seen inside the Police High Command after last night's protests, following Bolivia's former president Evo Morales' exit out of the country, in El Alto, November 12. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Supporters of Bolivian President Evo Morales and opposition supporters clash during a protest after Morales announced his resignation, in La Paz, November 11.        


 REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Supporters of Bolivian President Evo Morales and opposition supporters clash during a protest after Morales announced his resignation, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Supporters of Bolivian President Evo Morales and opposition supporters clash during a protest after Morales announced his resignation, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A man walks past buses burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man walks past buses burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man walks past buses burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Opposition supporters cheer at police officers during clashes between supporters of Bolivian President Evo Morales and opposition supporters, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Opposition supporters cheer at police officers during clashes between supporters of Bolivian President Evo Morales and opposition supporters, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Opposition supporters cheer at police officers during clashes between supporters of Bolivian President Evo Morales and opposition supporters, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People takes part in a demonstration in support of Bolivian President Evo Morales after he announced his resignation , in Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 11. The placard reads "Evo you are not alone".   REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

People takes part in a demonstration in support of Bolivian President Evo Morales after he announced his resignation , in Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 11. The placard reads "Evo you are not alone". REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

People takes part in a demonstration in support of Bolivian President Evo Morales after he announced his resignation , in Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 11. The placard reads "Evo you are not alone". REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian
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A person holds a picture of Bolivian President Evo Morales during a demonstration in support of him after he announced his resignation, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 11.   REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

A person holds a picture of Bolivian President Evo Morales during a demonstration in support of him after he announced his resignation, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 11. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian

A person holds a picture of Bolivian President Evo Morales during a demonstration in support of him after he announced his resignation, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, November 11. REUTERS/Agustin Marcarian
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A woman and a child walk past a barricade with signs reading "Assemblymen please session and give peace to Bolivia for mercy!" near to the Murillo square, in La Paz, November 11.   REUTERS/Marco Bello

A woman and a child walk past a barricade with signs reading "Assemblymen please session and give peace to Bolivia for mercy!" near to the Murillo square, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Marco Bello

A woman and a child walk past a barricade with signs reading "Assemblymen please session and give peace to Bolivia for mercy!" near to the Murillo square, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Marco Bello
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Ashes from a campfire in front of the remains of a barricade are seen around the Murillo square after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election, in La Paz, November 11.    
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Ashes from a campfire in front of the remains of a barricade are seen around the Murillo square after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed...more

Ashes from a campfire in front of the remains of a barricade are seen around the Murillo square after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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The remains of a tire of a bus burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning are seen in La Paz, November 11.     
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The remains of a tire of a bus burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning are seen in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

The remains of a tire of a bus burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning are seen in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People cover the entrance of a store that was looted during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11.  
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People cover the entrance of a store that was looted during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People cover the entrance of a store that was looted during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People walk past ashes from a campfire and debris left by a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced  that he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election, at the Murillo square, in La Paz, November 11.     
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People walk past ashes from a campfire and debris left by a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election, at the Murillo square,...more

People walk past ashes from a campfire and debris left by a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning to ease violence that has gripped the South American nation since a disputed election, at the Murillo square, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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A man walks past buses burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11.  
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A man walks past buses burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man walks past buses burned during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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A man looks at the damages caused to a pet shop during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. 
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A man looks at the damages caused to a pet shop during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

A man looks at the damages caused to a pet shop during a protest after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced that he was resigning, in La Paz, November 11. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Demonstrators run on the street during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 10.  
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Demonstrators run on the street during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Demonstrators run on the street during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Bolivia's President Evo Morales annouces his resignation, November 10.    


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Bolivia's President Evo Morales annouces his resignation, November 10. Bolivian Government TV via REUTERS

Bolivia's President Evo Morales annouces his resignation, November 10. Bolivian Government TV via REUTERS
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A woman prays outside the Cathedral of La Paz, following the announcement of Bolivia's President Evo Morales for his resignation, in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A woman prays outside the Cathedral of La Paz, following the announcement of Bolivia's President Evo Morales for his resignation, in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A woman prays outside the Cathedral of La Paz, following the announcement of Bolivia's President Evo Morales for his resignation, in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Luis Fernando Camacho, a Santa Cruz civic leader and major opposition figure, prays during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 10.   REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Luis Fernando Camacho, a Santa Cruz civic leader and major opposition figure, prays during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Luis Fernando Camacho, a Santa Cruz civic leader and major opposition figure, prays during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People shout slogans during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, November 9.   REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People shout slogans during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, November 9. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

People shout slogans during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, November 9. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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Luis Fernando Camacho, a Santa Cruz civic leader and major opposition figure, greets supporters in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Luis Fernando Camacho, a Santa Cruz civic leader and major opposition figure, greets supporters in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins

Luis Fernando Camacho, a Santa Cruz civic leader and major opposition figure, greets supporters in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Carlos Garcia Rawlins
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People celebrate after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced his resignation in La Paz, Bolivia, November 10.   REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

People celebrate after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced his resignation in La Paz, Bolivia, November 10. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

People celebrate after Bolivia's President Evo Morales announced his resignation in La Paz, Bolivia, November 10. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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Logs and stones are seen at a barricade set up by supporters of Bolivia's President Evo Morales to block a street in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Manuel Claure

Logs and stones are seen at a barricade set up by supporters of Bolivia's President Evo Morales to block a street in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Manuel Claure

Logs and stones are seen at a barricade set up by supporters of Bolivia's President Evo Morales to block a street in La Paz, November 10. REUTERS/Manuel Claure
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Police officers look on during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, November 10. REUTERS/Marco Bello

Police officers look on during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, November 10. REUTERS/Marco Bello

Police officers look on during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, Bolivia, November 10. REUTERS/Marco Bello
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A head police officer reads a statement during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 9. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A head police officer reads a statement during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 9. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez

A head police officer reads a statement during a protest against Bolivia's President Evo Morales in La Paz, November 9. REUTERS/Luisa Gonzalez
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