5 people are being investigated for the suicides in Tulcan

Last monday, police arrested three adults and isolated three minors to carry out the respective investigations into their alleged links to the suicides of three teenagers which occurred this year  in a school in the city of Tulcan. The arrests were carried out once the second...
Yaco Martinez, journalist for The Nation newspaper

Journalist sentenced to 30 days in jail and to pay $30 thousand

Yaco Martinez, journalist and CEO of La Nacion, a newspaper of Tulcan, was sentenced to 30 days in jail and to cancel the amount of $ 30,000 dollars for alleged damages caused to the  former Governor of Carchi, Maria Helena Villarreal. Former District Governor sued Martinez for ...
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Ecological Reserve “El Angel” is in Danger

CARCHI, Ecuador The mayor of the Espejo Canton, Cleber Andrade, said there are fears of the flames reaching directly to El Angel Ecological Reserve. The reserve, located in the parishes of La Libertad and the Angel of the Espejo Canton, has an area of 16,541 hectares and supplies...

Sigifredo Ibarra was Murdered After Paying the Ransom of his Son Orlando Ibarra

The Ecuadorian Orlando Ibarra arrived to Ecuador where he said that the guerrilla murdered his father Sigifredo Ibarra. “I heard the news on the radio while remaining captive by ELN.” The father of Orlando Ibarra died on January 31 by bullet wounds that he received in Ipiales...