Church leaders have doubts on last week’s attempted coup in Bolivia

(Crux. Eduardo Campos Lima).

Since military units occupied La Paz’s main square and tried to storm the governmental palace on Jun. 26 – which President Luis Arce called an attempted coup –the government and the opposition have been waging a war of narratives. Military vehicles and troops gathered by 3 PM on Plaza Murillo, a major square in front of the governmental palace in the capital, under the orders of General Juan José Zúñiga, who had been the Army commander until his dismissal on the previous day. Soldiers tried to break into government offices, and Arce called on the Bolivian people to protest against the

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