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Indigenous communities lead anti-government protests in Ecuador

Demonstrators have taken to the streets of Ecuador to protest the President’s moves to seek a fourth term. Indigenous demonstrators blocked roads in

Demonstrators have taken to the streets of Ecuador to protest the President’s moves to seek a fourth term. Indigenous demonstrators blocked roads in

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Greek debt crisis is “absolute supremacy of capital over humans”

Pro tempore president of Celac – the Community of Latin American and Carribean States – Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa was in Brussels to take

Pro tempore president of Celac – the Community of Latin American and Carribean States – Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa was in Brussels to take

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Ecuador approves drilling for oil in Yasuni Amazon reserve.

After a ten-hour debate, Ecuador’s parliament has approved drilling for oil in Yasuni National Park. Yasuni, in the western Amazon region, which

After a ten-hour debate, Ecuador’s parliament has approved drilling for oil in Yasuni National Park. Yasuni, in the western Amazon region, which

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Correa sworn in for third term as President of Ecuador

Rafael Correa has taken been sworn in as President of Ecuador – for the third time. He won an election in Feburary, promising more spending on

Rafael Correa has taken been sworn in as President of Ecuador – for the third time. He won an election in Feburary, promising more spending on

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Correa re-elected as Ecuador president

Crowds gathered at the presidential palace in Quito on Sunday night to celebrate the re-election of Ecuadorean president Rafael Correa. The

Crowds gathered at the presidential palace in Quito on Sunday night to celebrate the re-election of Ecuadorean president Rafael Correa. The

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Correa claims win in Ecuador's Presidential poll

Exit polls suggest Ecuador’s incumbent president has been re-elected to serve a third term in office. Rafael Correa is said to have won 61 percent

Exit polls suggest Ecuador’s incumbent president has been re-elected to serve a third term in office. Rafael Correa is said to have won 61 percent

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Correa expected to be re-elected president of Ecuador

With polls showing a lead of more than 35 percent, Rafael Correa is likely to win Sunday’s presidential election in Ecuador. It will be a third

With polls showing a lead of more than 35 percent, Rafael Correa is likely to win Sunday’s presidential election in Ecuador. It will be a third

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Ahmadinejad completes Latin America visit

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been rounding off his tour of allies in Latin America. It comes as Iran faces increasing pressure from

Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad has been rounding off his tour of allies in Latin America. It comes as Iran faces increasing pressure from

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Ecuador police chief steps down after protests

An uneasy calm reigns over the Ecuadorian capital, Quito, after last night’s attempted uprising by the police during which the president was

An uneasy calm reigns over the Ecuadorian capital, Quito, after last night’s attempted uprising by the police during which the president was

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South American leaders back Ecuador's Correa

South American leaders have held an emergency meeting to discuss the situation in Ecuador. Heads of state from Argentina, Chile, Venezuela

South American leaders have held an emergency meeting to discuss the situation in Ecuador. Heads of state from Argentina, Chile, Venezuela

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Correa faces a testing time in Ecuador

Rafael Correa has never lacked passion. “Come on then, if you want to kill me, here I am”, he challenged the crowds outside the hospital in Quito

Rafael Correa has never lacked passion. “Come on then, if you want to kill me, here I am”, he challenged the crowds outside the hospital in Quito