On Sunday, Nov eleventh, international monitors entailed the election result to be annulled, saying they’d found “clear manipulations” of the twenty October poll. Morales agreed with the findings and proclaimed his intention to decision fresh elections – once overhauling the country’s election body.
But politicians and also the army and police chiefs had urged him to quit. in an exceedingly televised address, Mr Morales aforementioned he would resign as president, and urged protesters to “stop attacking the brothers and sisters, stop burning and attacking”.
Morales, in his resignation speech, expressed hope that the turmoil and unrest across Bolivia would stop.
?”My fight will continue, however I actually have an obligation to do to secure peace. It hurts that Bolivians ar fighting with each other and it hurts that civil committees and leaders that have lost [in the election] ar resorting to violence and confrontation among Bolivians.
For this and lots of different reasons i’m resigning and sending my letter of resignation to the Plurinational Legislative Assembly”. Morales aforementioned.