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Military patrol the southern border by horse

At the border area with Peru, in Loja, Ecuador military make patrols riding horses, in order to intercept smugglers who use trails (too narrow for motorized vehicles) to move their illegal products, said the Joint Command of the Armed Forces. “Such patrols facilitate the...

President Correa Urges the Military to take to the Streets to Fight Delinquency

Yesterday, President Rafael Correa took advantage of the inauguration ceremony of the new military leadership to endorse the provision of the Ecuadorian government that demands the armed forces to take to the streets to fight delinquency and organized crime. The new chief of...