Bolivian President Evo Morales has resigned amid deepening unrest over allegations of electoral fraud.
The announcement got here after the rustic’s army leader went on TV on Sunday to name for him to step down.
Mr Morales has persevered weeks of anti-government protests since his election victory closing month was once referred to as into query, with the Group of American States later finding “transparent manipulation” on the polls.
Issues have been to begin with raised a few day-long hole in reporting effects from the ballot, simply earlier than a spike in votes for Mr Morales.
Mr Morales, who got here to energy in 2006, had promised a contemporary election.
In his TV attraction, Normal Williams Kaliman stated: “After analysing the location of interior struggle, we ask the president to surrender, permitting peace to be restored and steadiness to be maintained for the great of our Bolivia.”
He additionally steered Bolivians to not lodge to violence.