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Suspension of Volunteer Service
Peace Corps periodically suspends volunteer service at a host country. All volunteers are ordered to depart the host country. This may be due to political, health, or safety reasons.
Situation in Bolivia
Fall 2008 http://www.peacecorps.gov/index.cfm?shell=resources.media.press.view&news_id=1377 http://www.pcbolivia.org http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5junCV_511B-gpBQZ32RF8DYmomvwD93OC27G0http://ap.google.com/article/ALeqM5junCV_511B-gpBQZ32RF8DYmomvwD93OC27G0
Contra Costa Times (Walnut Creek, CA) - October 17, 2003
ENGINEER VOLUNTEERS AMID BOLIVIAN UNREST, MARTINEZ MOTHER WAITS ANXIOUSLY AS HER DAUGHTER, AN ALHAMBRA HIGH GRAD, CONTINUES PEACE CORPS WORK
Gloria Rose supports her daughter's ongoing Peace Corps service in Bolivia, but she wishes it were a bit more peaceful.Rose, of Martinez, has grown increasingly edgy this week while reading news stories about growing unrest in Bolivia, where daughter Monica Ramos is halfway through a two-year Peace Corps stint. Riots there are shutting down many Bolivian government offices and communications.Rose said sporadic phone calls from Ramos, a 1996 Alhambra High School graduate....