Evo Morales wants UN mediation in Bolivia

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E. EDUARDO CASTILLO Associated Press 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 called a coup d’etat that forced him into exile in Mexico. In an interview with The Associated Press Thursday in Mexico City, Morales said he is still the president of Bolivia since the country’s Legislative Assembly has not yet accepted his resignation, which he presented Sunday at the urging of military leaders following weeks of protests against a re-election that his opponents called fraudulent. “The assembly has to reject or approve the resignation” which it has not done, said the man who ruled Bolivia for almost 14 years as its first ind
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