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Weekly Report - 25 March 2021 (WR-21-12)

BOLIVIA: Arce heads abroad amid trouble at home

Bolivia’s President Luis Arce conducted his first foreign visit this week since taking office last November. Arce’s three-day official visit to Mexico served as a distraction from the domestic unrest in Bolivia in the wake of the arrest of former interim president Jeanine Áñez and two of her cabinet ministers [WR-21-11]. Recent days have seen large marches and counter-marches, while Áñez penned a letter on 23 March, as Arce arrived in Mexico, denouncing torture and abuse.

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