Recent protests erupted Wednesday in Bolivia simply hours after opposition Sen. Jeanine ez was sworn in as interim president. The USA recognizedez as Bolivia’s short-term president.The nation’s longtime chief, Evo Morales, stated he was eliminated by a coup and that he would proceed to combat. He spoke from Mexico the place he was granted asylum. The leftist chief resigned Sunday after weeks of protests over a disputed presidential election consequence. VOA’s Zlatica Hoke stories Morales nonetheless has supporters in his nation, particularly amongst indigenous Bolivians.