Rioting broke down in Cochabamaba, Bolivia’s 3rd city that is largest (pop.800,000) whenever prices finally reached 200%.

Rioting broke down in Cochabamaba, Bolivia’s 3rd city that is largest (pop.800,000) whenever prices finally reached 200%.

Despite martial legislation as well as the Army opening fire on thousands (1 killed, 1000s wounded), demonstrators protested for months with basic strikes, street rallies, plus A web campaign against Bechtel. Finally in April 2000, the us government canceled the agreement. Bechtel sued for $50,000,000 into the WB court (loss in investment/future profits). A global firestorm against it burned therefore fiercely that to truly save face, it dropped the truth and awarded Bolivia 30 cents. Читать далее «Rioting broke down in Cochabamaba, Bolivia’s 3rd city that is largest (pop.800,000) whenever prices finally reached 200%.»