Bitter divides in Bolivia over president's re-election

Protesters alleging electoral fraud call on President Evo Morales to resign amid violent clashes between the two camps.

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    Violent clashes between pro- and anti-government protesters have taken place amid calls for Bolivian President Evo Morales to step down.

    Morales claimed victory in last month's disputed election, triggering widespread protests.

    As Bolivians await the result of an international audit of the poll due this month, divisions in the country are deepening.

     

    Al Jazeera's Teresa Bo reports.


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