ANKARA

Bolivia’s former leader Evo Morales announced that his party Movement for Socialism will name its presidential candidates for 2020 elections on Jan. 19.

“On January 19, 2020, in Buenos Aires, we will hold a meeting with the leaders of the MAS-IPSP [Movement for Socialism] of the nine departments and social sectors, especially the Unity Pact, to elect our candidates for the Presidency and the Vice Presidency,” Morales tweeted on Sunday.

The announcement came after a meeting on Sunday with the nine leaders of MAS-IPSP in Buenos Aires, where Morales is granted asylum.

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