And now he joins Chavecito in diplomatic sanctions against terrorist warmongers:
Of course, this being Reuters, the reporter couldn’t resist trying to subliminally link this decision with the fact that “Venezuela is a major supplier of aid to Bolivia.” As if it were somehow relevant (it isn’t. Evo has a conscience, dumbass.)Now, will El Ecuadorable make it a three-fer? How about Cuba? (Is Israel on speaking terms with Cuba anyway, diplomatically speaking?) How about any of the rest of LatAm, the Caricom, or the ALBA? C’mon, guys, step up to the plate. It’s cojones time.PS: Check out El Duderino’s piece on the same story. He’s got pix of what Evo’s speaking out against. Yep, it’s really got bugger-all to do with Venezuela’s aid.
Bolivian President Evo Morales said on Wednesday his country cut diplomatic ties with Israel over the offensive in the Gaza Strip that has killed hundreds of Palestinians.“Bolivia had diplomatic relations with Israel,” Morales said in a speech before diplomats in the government palace. “Considering these grave attacks against … humanity, Bolivia will stop having diplomatic relations with Israel.”