IAPA condemns Correa’s comments as “acts of violence” against Palacio Journalist

The Inter American Press Association (IAPA) today, August 27, condemned the “threats” expressed by President Rafael Correa against the Journalist Emilio Palacio, exiled in Miami, and described as “extremely dangerous” for inciting “acts of violence....

Prosecutor investigates Sky Jet Elite complaint against Clever Jimenez and Emilio Palacio

The Prosecutor of Pichincha started the preliminary investigation on the complaint for conspiracy against former assemblyman Cléver Jimenez and blogger Emilio Palacio. It was filed by lawyer Fernando Larrea, who represents Juan Pablo Larrea, owner of Jet Sky Elite, an American...
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Palacio will not be able to leave the United States

Emilio Palacio, former chief of the opinion page of the Guayaquil’s Newspaper EL UNIVERSO, who sought asylum in the United States, announced that he can’t travel to Spain to receive his award for his work as a journalist granted  by the newspaper El Mundo,  since he has not...

30-S Two Years of a “Strange” Event

It’s hard to determine exactly what went down on September 30 of 2010, a day in which the Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa went to the “Regimiento Quito” to solve the police insurrection. After a heated speech, and gestures that including throwing a tie and saying with a...

Emilio Palacio can return home at any time, says Correa on Twitter

President Correa reacted today, trough his Twitter account, on the situation of Ecuadorian journalist Emilio Palacio, self exiled in Miami. The President referred to the alleged persecution of Palacio as “another major fabrication.” “Emilio Palacio can return...

Ecuador awaits notification on the asylum given to Emilio Palacio

Ecuador has requested official confirmation from the State Department of the United States regarding the decision to grant asylum to Emilio Palacio, said in his twitter account the Deputy Foreign Minister of Ecuador, Marco Albuja, in one of the first versions of the ad.  It is an...

U.S. grants asylum to Ecuadorian journalist Emilio Palacio

Today the Migration Service of the United States has granted political asylum to Emilio Palacio, Ecuadorian journalist. Palacios announced this news today at a press conference, Palacio has referred to what he describes as “self-censorship” of the media in Ecuador. He...

IACHR Dismissed the Precautionary Measures In Favor of El Universo

The Inter-American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR) lifted the precautionary measures that had been arranged to set aside the execution of the sentence of three years in prison and the payment of a compensation of $ 40 million imposed to the executive directors (Carlos, Cesar...