This is a short summary of the report by the United Nations Office of the High Commissioner for Human Rights (OHCHR) into the violence that took place in Pando, northern Bolivia, in September 2008. There has been considerable controversy surrounding reports into exactly what happened and who was responsible. The OHCHR version of events places primary responsibility for the worst atrocities that took place on people working for the local prefecture, . . . (read more)UN Flag

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  1. Maria Perez

    Hi Father Rooney!

    We received your postcard in the mail. Thank you so much for thinking of us. Your website is very interesting… I am a high-school spanish teacher so you can imagine how happy it makes me feel that you are helping the latin communities!

    Let me know if there is anything you want to share with my family and students. Please keep in touch. We will continue praying for you.

  2. Thanks, Maria. I’ll keep you posted on my progress in Bolivia… Rev. Aidan R. Rooney, C.M Sit khitimpis sarnaqta, ukat sam khititasa (Aymara: Tell me who you hang with and I’ll tell you who you are.)

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