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Ecuador on beauty contests 2011 was a strong year in the field of beauty in Ecuador. Ecuadorian model Maria Fernanda Cornejo was crowned as Miss International, one of the most renowned pageants worldwide, in Chengdui, China. Miss Ecuador 2011, Claudia Schiess, also put up the...
Attorney investigates Restrepo Brothers case

Attorney investigates Restrepo Brothers case

Prosecution experts in criminalistic continued the investigation of the remains of brothers Jaime and Andres Restrepo Arismendi, at the Cemetery “El Batan”, where last Friday, Decembre 2nd pending graves were reviewed. Specialized personnel continued the search of the remains so...

New witness in the Restrepo Brothers case

Prosecutors from the Truth Commission, Jose Cordova and Fabian Salazar found a new witness in the case of the Restrepo brothers, who disappeared in January 1988. It is a man who was arrested in the year of Santiago and Andres Restrepo’s disappearance, his arrest would be recorded...

Especial Investigation Team will work on the Restrepo brothers case

Jose Serrano, Ecuadorian Interior Minister, said on Sunday that he will form a special team to investigate the disappearance of the Restrepo brothers after being arrested by the police in January 1988. The Restrepo brothers were imprisoned without legal justification, tortured...

Correa speaks of the Restrepo brothers and September 30

“History repeats,” said President Rafael Correa after attending the launch of the documentary “Con mi corazón en Yambo” (“With my heart in Yambo”).The Ecuadorian President noticed similarities between the investigation on the disappearance of the Restrepo...

Documentary tells the story of the Restrepo brothers

The youngest sister of the Restrepo Arismendi family, Maria Fernanda, directed a documentary which tells the story of how on January 8, 1988, when she was 10 years old, her brothers Santiago, 17, and Andres, 14, disappeared without a trace. The documentary, entitled “Con m...