Bolivian senator Jeanine Áñez declares herself interim president

Written by NY Post | Source: NY Post | November 12, 2019 10:32 PM

A Bolivian lawmaker declared herself interim president Tuesday, amid a power vacuum left by the ousting of leader Evo Morales.

Senator Jeanine Áñez, 52, stepped forward before the assembly to claim the presidency of the South American country, the BBC reported.

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