October 17, 2003

Bolivia at fever pitch as coalition falls

Fri 17 October, 2003 20:07 BST
By Alistair Scrutton
LA PAZ, Bolivia (Reuters) - Bolivia's government coalition has fallen apart after a main ally of embattled President Gonzalo Sanchez de Lozada withdrew his support, echoing demands from protesters for the unpopular leader to step down. more