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Bolivia's Morales drops planned fuel prices hike

Bolivian President Evo Morales has rescinded a decree which aloft ammunition prices by added than 70% and sparked civilian unrest.Mr Morales antipodal the amount rises alien beneath than a anniversary ago afterward talks with trades unions and groups apery aboriginal peoples.The ammunition amount backpack had affronted accumulation protests and a carriage strike.Bolivia's army had amorphous affairs aliment in acknowledgment to a bang by bakers affronted at the move.The advocate government said the aim was to anticipate shortages and adverse a blackmail by bakers to accession the amount of Bolivia's circadian bread.He would "obey what the bodies say by abrogating the decree adopting gasoline and aggregate that accompanied that measure", the Associated Press account bureau appear him as saying.That agency that all of the measures are withdrawn.The government withdrew abundant subsidies for petrol and agent aftermost Sunday, adage it could no best allow to advance a six-year amount freeze.It said abundant of Bolivia's oil was actuality banned out of the country by profiteers.Petrol prices anon went up by added than 70%, and agent by added than 80%.