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Switzerland wins 2-0 to Ecuador in Davis Cup

The triumphs of Stanislas Wawrinka over Emilio Gomez 6-4, 6-3, 6-3 and of Marco Chiudinelli (164°) over Julio Campozano (295°) in four sets, went ahead 2-0 to the Europeans, who could define the series tomorrow when they play the doubles. Wawrinka, one of the top ten professional...
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Pope Francisco has a “new” car and defend the traditional family

Zocca Renzo, 70, Italian pastor of a small town of Verona, gave the Pope Francisco his old car, a Renault of nearly 30 years, with about 300 000 kilometers. Zocca offered the car to the Pope, and on early August, the Pope got in touch with him to thank him for the gesture and...
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Guayaquil will remain without water for 28 hours

Guayaquil, Ecuador’s most populous city, will suffer a water cut of 28 hours as a result of the repair of a section of the aqueduct located at the Luis Carlos Plaza Dañin Av. and Francisco Boloña Street. The suspension of this service, which will affect more than 60...
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Emelec against El Nacional resumes the Ecuadorian soccer championship

The game  is tonight, at 19:00 in the Capwell Stadium, and at the same time will play Independiente against Dept. Quevedo in Sangolquí; these meetings are performed after the suspension of the tournament because of the participation of Ecuador in the qualifiers for the World Cup...
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Pegasus insurance not covered the entire project

The Ecuadorian State contributed with around $700.000 for the launch, insurance, logistics and certification testing of Pegasus, the first nanosatellite of Ecuador, while the Ecuadorian civilian space agency (EXA) and the private company only invested $80.000. However, Pegasus...
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Unasur promotes mediation with arbitration center

The Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) exhibited a Dispute Settlement Center (CSC), which will host disputes with resolution mechanisms such as mediation and facilitation. The Ecuadorian Deputy Foreign Minister, Marco Albuja, announced this last Thursday. Countries that...
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Yasuni protest arrived at the Constitutional Court

Yesterday, the Frente de Defensa de la Amazonía carried out in Quito, in front of the Constitutional Court, a demonstration where they presented a new question for the referendum. The spokesman of this group, David Iniguez, believed that the question posed by Julio Cesar...
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“The Correismo al desnudo” book was officially presented

On September 11 at the bar-restaurant El Rincon del Cerro, located on the Cerro Santa Ana (Centre of Guayaquil), took place the official presentation of the book ‘The correismo al desnudo’. This work is a collection of 21 articles that analyze and criticize the...
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Bashar al-Assad agrees to the disarmament by its Russian ally

During an interview with the Russian TV channel Rossiya 24, the leader of the Syrian regime, Bashar al-Assad agreed to submit their chemical arsenal to international control as proposed by Russia, but not as a response to the actions of the United States about a possible attack...
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Ecuador withdraws trial with Colombia for spraying glyphosate

Yesterday Diego Garcia, the state prosecutor, presented at the International Court of Justice in The Hague, Netherlands, the dismissal of trial against Colombia by Ecuador established due to fumigations with glyphosate, that the country has carried out on the border since 2000 in...
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