The removed laws remain in the sight of the ruling party

  The dialogues proposed by the government leave, after three months, opposing reactions. The ruling party praises its management. The opposition did not participate in the talks and questions its scope and motivations. Gabriela Rivadeneira, president of the Assembly, said...
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AEDEP requests publishing the reply “under protest”

The sanction applied by the Superintendency of Communication (Supercom) to La Hora and Expreso newspapers to ask for a public apology and publish a reply to a paid advertisement “is like Coca Cola wants a replica to a paid advertisement of Pepsi Cola,” questioned the...
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Alvaro Noboa calls for marches in Guayaquil and Quito

Businessman Alvaro Noboa will lead the protest march of opposition to the regime of Rafael Correa. And invites the different political parties and movements and independent citizens to join the marches of Quito and Guayaquil, on Wednesday 16 September from 17h00. In Guayaquil,...
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Herreria: “in the country a regulatory structure that guarantees impunity has been created”

      The former lawmaker Enrique Herreria, director of the Observatory of Rights and Justice, when commenting on the powers of the Comptroller General, said that the country has established a regulatory structure -organic too- which guarantees impunity for those...
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Alberto Acosta talks about the right to resistance

Alberto Acosta, former president of the Constituent Assembly, in an interview with Ecuavisa said that in the Constitution of Montecristi “no romanticisms nor decisions of Alberto Acosta or Rafael Correa” were included, he said that the important thing is that...
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UN reminds the Government of Ecuador the right to free expression

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, Ra’ad Zeid al Hussein, “urged” Caracas and Bogota today to ensure that Colombians deported from Venezuela who have been separated from their families can be reunited. But he also talked about the situation in Ecuador....
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Drug Law proposes heavy penalties and preventions

  Today the National Assembly debates in the final instance the Drug Law. Therefore, the Legislative Commission of Health raised parameters to work more on the prevention of the problem and the rehabilitation of people with addiction. In the chapter entitled Analysis and...
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Operation Link 51 arrested 44 people

Yesterday morning, the Prosecution together with the police captured 44 people and raided 48 properties in the provinces of El Oro, Manabi and Guayas. In the operation called Link 51 vehicles, motorcycles, firearms, cell phones and, apparentlydrugs were also seized. According to...
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Forum on freedom of expression takes place in Quito

Today a forum for freedom of expression with media professionals that seeks to elucidate on the subject and the situation in the country will be held. The experts were invited by the Inter American Press Association (IAPA), the Andean University Simon Bolivar and the Andean...
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César Ricaurte “The Secom accuses us and will judge us, it is the judge and jury”

The Fundamedios CEO, Cesar Ricaurte, in an interview with Ecuavisa on the notification of the Secom about starting the dissolution process of Fundamedios, said that the 54 tweets the Secom holds up as evidence against them lacks any logic. Ricaurte said that the grounds for...
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