Human Rights Watch supports US-backed far-right coup in Bolivia, whitewashes massacre of indigenous protesters

Human Rights Watch refused to called the US-backed military overthrow of Bolivia’s President Evo Morales a coup, and director Ken Roth praised the “transitional moment” against the elected “strongman” By Alan MacLeod / MintPress News Bolivia is in turmoil after President Evo Morales was deposed in a U.S.-supported coup d’état on November 10. The new coup government forced Morales into exile, arrested left-wing politicians and journalists, and then pre-exonerated security services of all crimes committed during the “re-establishment of order,” … Continue reading Human Rights Watch supports US-backed far-right coup in Bolivia, whitewashes massacre of indigenous protesters