Visit RT to read articles on Evo Morales, including breaking news and latest updates. Morales is a Bolivian politician and activist, who became the president of the country in 2006 and resigned in 2019. Evo Morales overtook his rival Carlos Mesa in the October 2019 presidential elections, securing victory with 47 percent. However, the opposition claimed the results to be a fraud, sparking protests all over the country. Morales invited international observers to ‘inspect the entire vote’ – stay with RT for more details on that matter. Amid the ongoing protests, Morales slammed the rioters’ attempts to perform a coup, threatening democracy and peace in Bolivia – find out more on RT. On November 10, Evo Morales resigned from the presidency; the move received a mixed reaction from international news media, as well as from officials, politicians and international experts – check out RT to stay updated.