November 23, 2015 at 08:48PM on Facebook
“The agreement, a modest step towards Bolivia’s maritime dream, marked a reconciliation between Peru’s conservative, pro-business leader and Bolivia’s outspoken socialist. Morales once called García ‘fat and not very anti-imperialist’. […] Maritime yearning is expressed by a sign at a Lake Titicaca base where Boliva’s tiny, idiosyncratic navy putters in tranquil waters 3,800 metres above sea level. ‘The sea belongs to us by right, to take it back is our duty.'”
This story is full of win.
Peru gives landlocked Bolivia a piece of Pacific coast to call its own