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Published On: Mon, Nov 11th, 2019

Morales denounces ‘coup d’état’, as opposition confirms warrant issued for his arrest

Police and military have been on the lookout for Evo Morales, who has just resigned as Bolivia’s president, opposition leader has confirmed. Morales dubbed the arrest warrant “illegal,” and said that his house was raided.

“I denounce in front of the world and the Bolivian people that a police official publicly announced that he was istructed to execute an illegal arrest warrant against me; in addition, violent groups assaulted my home. The coup destroys the rule of law,” Morales, who resigned earlier on Sunday after military and police demanded he leaves the post, stated on Twitter.

Earlier, Bolivian protest leader Luis Fernando Camacho has confirmed that an outstanding arrest exists for the socialist leader’s arrest.

 “Confirmed!! Arrest warrant for Evo Morales !! The police and the military are looking for him in Chapare [rural province in the northern region of Cochabamba], a place where he hid,” Camacho wrote, adding that the military seized the presidential plane Morales used to get to his political stronghold of Chimoré in the Department of Cochabamba, 300 kilometers (186 miles) east of La Paz, from where he annonuced his resignation.

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Morales denounces ‘coup d’état’, as opposition confirms warrant issued for his arrest