News Alerts

16 Nov 2018 | 08:33 AM UTC

Bolivia: Military operation between Viacha and Corocoro Nov. 19

Bolivia News Alert

Defense official announce a military operation targeting smugglers between Viacha and Corocoro (La Paz department) starting November 19

TIMEFRAME expected from 11/13/2018, 12:00 AM until 11/24/2018, 11:59 PM (America/La_Paz). COUNTRY/REGION Viacha, Corocoro, La Paz


The Bolivian military is planning to launch a military operation between the municipalities of Viacha and Corocoro in La Paz department starting on Monday, November 19. According to minister of defense, around 8000 soldiers will be deployed to the region to combat smuggling. The operation is expected to last for at least five days and further exercises are anticipated during the month of November.


According to the minister, the objective of the operation is to reduce the amount of illicit material being transported to Bolivia from Chile.


Individuals in La Paz department, particularly near Viacha and Corocoro, are advised to monitor the situation and obey all instructions issued by the local authorities.


Copyright and Disclaimer
GardaWorld is the owner or licensee of all intellectual property rights in the material presented on this website. All such rights are reserved. The use of this website and its material is subject to the Terms of Use and accordingly you must not use any content from this website for commercial or other analogous purposes without our consent, including but not limited to any deep-linking or framing in order to copy, distribute, display or monitor any portion of the website. If you have any questions or are interested in distributing any content from this website, Contact us for more details.

Related news