CAN suspends decision issued in Lima

The Andean Community of Nations (CAN) temporarily suspended Resolution 1695, emitted last June 6 , in Lima, Peru; which set a deadline of 15 days for Ecuador to lift the measures through Resolution 116 of the Comex, which is in force since December 2013. This resolution was...

The defense of accused in 30S was postponed

The defendants of the 30S came yesterday to the Criminal Judicial Unit No.2 Alban Borja with their lawyers to defend themselves in the reinstalling of the formulation audience and trial preparatory. Although the measure was not performed, the family of one of the accused took the...

Pro-Russian shoot down Ukrainian helicopter despite ceasefire

A helicopter with nine soldiers aboard was shot down by pro-Russian insurgents near the town of Slaviansk (eastern Ukraine) on the first day of the truce between the authorities and the separatists. “Near Slaviansk was downed an Mi-8 of the forces involved in the...

Repression in Venezuela leaves at least 20 injured

On Tuesday in the city of Valencia during a peaceful march by university members and opponents to the government of Nicolas Maduro, at least 20 protesters were injured by buckshot firing and several others were suffocated by tear gas, by members of the Carabobo Police and the...

Bolivian Congress rotates counter-clockwise its Clock’s hands

The clock of the building of the Bolivian Congress in La Paz, now rotates counter-clockwise, its spiers mark the hour to the left as a symbol of the process of political transformation in the Andean nation. Foreign Minister David Choquehuanca and Senate President Eugenio Rojas,...

Anconcito will inaugurate its new fishing port

The Anconcito parish will have its new fishing harbor, this work would benefit about 1,500 fishermen. Artisans met Sunday morning with Julio Alvarez, Manager of Fisheries Infrastructures of Ecuador – Public Enterprise (IPE-EP), for details on how to operate and provide...

AP adds to the 17 changes in the Constitution an “amendment”

The “amendment” to the transitional provision of the Constitution, which refers to the time to integrate the regions, adds to the 17 articles changes that Assemblymen of Alianza PAÍS (AP) will submitt as draft amendments to the Constitutional Court (CC) next Thursday....

Cairo Subway suffers attacks with explosive devices

Cairo has been the victim of an attack this Wednesday on three subway stations, amid the suppression by the authorities against the Islamist opposition in Egypt. Four small bombs have exploded leaving at least four people injured according to the police and rescue officials....