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Christian ‘Chucho’ Benitez, a national symbol

Christian Rogelio Benitez Betancourt, was born on May 1, 1986 in Quito, Ecuador. The 1.68 meters and 68 kilograms player, became notorious in 2007 in Mexico, with the club Santos Laguna, while in Ecuador he began with El Nacional club where he remained from 2001 until 2007. In...
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Correa and Maduro in binational cabinet in Caracas

The presidents of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, and Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, along with his top aides, are meeting in Caracas. Among the topics covered is the energy, given that they are the only two countries in the region that are members of the Organization of Petroleum Exporting...
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Christian “chucho” Benítez died in Qatar

The former player of El Nacional of Ecuador, Santos Laguna (Mexico), Birmingham City (England), America (Mexico), and attacker of the Ecuadorian national team, Christian ‘chucho’ Benítez, died today in Qatar due to a cardiac arrest, reported his representative, Jose...
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Reactions on Twitter due to the death of Cristian Benitez

The unexpected death of the attacker of the Ecuadorian team, Crhistian “Chucho” Benitez, shocked the Ecuadorians and the world of sports and soccer, and the reaction was immediate. Players, friends and people related to soccer expressed their condolences after hearing...
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Mass peace greetings shall be carried out with a reverence due to H1N1

After a few but steady number of victims who have died from the influenza H1N1, Bishop Monsignor Julio Parrilla, Riobamba, recommended that the greeting of peace, during the mass, be carried out with a reverence and during the communion they can receive the sacrament in their...
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Government reduces taxes to attract big shows

The President of Ecuador, Rafael Correa, announced last Saturday during his citizen broadcast that the central Government will eliminate taxes on the box office for live shows, thus attracting artists similar to those offered by Peru and Colombia. Correa said that between taxes...
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An Ecuadorian among the dead during a shooting in Florida

Carlos Javier Gavilanes, 33 years old,and of Ecuadorian origin, is one of the seven victims of a shooting that took place in a building on South Florida, occurred on Saturday. An armed man set his apartment on fire, killed six people and retained two others hostage until the...
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The remains of Chucho Benitez will come in a private plane

The President of  Ecuador’s soccer Federation (FEF), Luis Chiriboga, said that along with the sports Ministry, in charge of José Cevallos, hired a private plane to repatriate the mortal remains of Christian “chucho” Benítez, who died in Qatar. Everything is...
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