Daily Archives: June 23, 2011

14 Bolivian military “invaded” Chile

The article (see link below) describes an increased tension between Bolivia and Chile. 14 Bolivian military were caught in Chilean territory, driving two vehicles (non military) with Chilean plates. Those military men were brought to Chilean justice and then were sent back to Bolivia. Chile also said that the guns captured will not return to Bolivia. A group of Bolivian congressmen will not attend an official ceremony that were invited in Chile. Bolivian government feels army men were treated like criminals. Chilean government believes that those men were doing something illegal. Bottom line is that tensions arise in lieu of peaceful talks regarding our sea-coast claim…

http://www.eldeber.com.bo/2011/2011-06-23/vernotaeconomia.php?id=110622230953

Chile Defense Minister says that it is clear who needs to apologize. Bolivia Defense Minister said that military men were inhumanly treated…

http://www.lostiempos.com/diario/actualidad/nacional/20110623/ministro-de-defensa-de-chile-esta-claro-quienes-deben-dar_131025_265161.html