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Today Ecuador chooses its Presidents and its Assembly

Eight are the options available for Ecuadorians to choose their President. Rafael Correa opts for reelection; Álvaro Noboa is on his fifth attempt to reach Carondelet, representing the strength of the poor; Lucio Gutierrez, former president of Ecuador, tries to obtain a second...
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Ecuadorians will vote for an Assembly with less control

The scope of the National Assembly will be elected today and, despite the current Constitution detract powers such as appointing the members of the inspection bodies or exclusive interpretation of the laws (both appointed to the Constitutional Court), its conformation is key to...
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Mayor of Guayaquil, Jaime Nebot voted in Guayaquil

This morning, Guayaquil’s Mayor, Jaime Nebot Saadi exercised his right to vote in one of the polling stations located in a parish in the south of the city. The leader of the political movement Madera de Guerrero was accompanied by councilors and Assembly candidates from his list....
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Presidential candidates voted in their respective parishes

Alberto Acosta was the first candidate to vote: Presidential candidate representative of the Coordinadora de las Izquierdas went to the Borja School N°3, in the northern of Quito, to exercise his right to vote. Acosta entered the premises of the polling place at 07:15, with a...
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Several Assembly candidates voted and accompanied their leaders

Early in the morning, candidate for the Assembly by Alianza País party, Juan Carlos Cassinelli, went to vote in the UEES precinct in Samborondón. In the other hand also candidate for the Assembly, Cynthia Viteri (Madera de Guerrero political Movement), exercised her right to vote...
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Rafael Correa wins in first round with 58.8%

According to the results obtained by three private media agencies of Ecuador (El Universo, Ecuavisa El Comercio newspaper), the exit poll confirms that the current president of Ecuador, Rafael Correa was re-elected in the first round with 58.8% total votes. The exit poll data...
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Many irregularities were detected in the elections of Ecuador

The president of the National Electoral Council (CNE), Domingo Paredes, revealed on Sunday that in the morning the entity detected an attempt to penetrate their computer system while attending the Ecuadorean voters to the polls to elect the President, Vice President and...
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