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Bolivia: Nationalization and football

Categories: Latin America, Western Europe, Bolivia, Spain, Politics

From Bolivia, blogger Eduardo Bowles refers to the nationalization of Spanish company Iberdrola [1] [es]:

[…] amidst a severe credibility crisis and when the bumpings with Chile weren't enough for “beating around the bush”, MAS regime [2] has ordered the nationalization of four branches of Spanish multinational Iberdrola, thus putting an end to its presence en Bolivia. […]
More than once, [Bolivian] President Morales has joked about the idea of solving problems between countries on a football field.