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 (kō′chə-bäm′bə, -chä-bäm′bä)
A city of west-central Bolivia north-northwest of Sucre. Founded in 1574 as Oropesa, it was renamed in 1786.


(Spanish kotʃaˈβamba)
(Placename) a city in central Bolivia. Pop: 561 000 (2005 est)


(ˌkɔ tʃɑˈbɑm bɑ)

a city in central Bolivia. 317,251; 8394 ft. (2558 m) above sea level.
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In April 2010, Comrade Morales convened the "World People's Conference on Climate Change and the Rights of Mother Earth" in Cochabamba, Bolivia, which drew thousands of true believer Red-Green activists from across the planet.
They will serve at Viru Viru International Airport in Santa Cruz; J Wilstermann International Airport in Cochabamba, and El Alto International Airport in La Paz.
The synagogue in Cochabamba in Central Bolivia has been attacked with stones and Molotov cocktails in April and again in July.
President Evo Morales announced the move during a talk with a group of educators in the city of Cochabamba.
The A350 XWB development aircraft, MSN3, is in Bolivia where it will perform a series of tests at the high altitude airfields of Cochabamba and La Paz.
Boliviana de Aviacion is the national flag carrier of Bolivia with headquarters in Cochabamba and its main hub at Jorge Wilstermann International Airport.
Speaking to supporters in Cochabamba, where a number of South American leaders were meeting to show solidarity with the Bolivian president after his delayed return home, Morales was quoted as saying "We do not need the US embassy.
Summary: Six presidents meet in Cochabamba, an Evo Morales strongholdMore moderate governments send lower-level officialsSnowden still .
A spokesman for the Brazilian Foreign Ministry said that there will also be a presidential summit held in Cochabamba, Bolivia, at a date unknown.
So here is the Latin American dilemma, either continue on the path of the homeland, the people's power and the road to socialism or neoliberalism returns, which would return with the deadly face of fascism because it would sweep the peoples who dared to be free, to challenge it and beat it," he said during his speech at a rally in Cochabamba, Bolivia, the official Venezuelan AVN news agency reported.
Summary: Inmates protest at the El Abra Prison in the Bolivian city of Cochabamba.
Tunnager Grove was the middle leg of the treble, taking the 7f seller Cochabamba comes good After a long wait, Cochabamba returned to the winner's enclosure having made all in the 1m1/2f fillies' conditions stakes.