Posted On 04 Apr 2017
In front of thousands of supporters who are concentrating on the exteriors of the CNE in Quito, the opposition candidate Guillermo Lasso arrived after he said so at a press conference hours earlier, and mentioned before the crowd, “We are not afraid of you, damn it!”
“We must act with serenity, which is imposed by the circumstances,” said Lasso. “Although there is no peace because an injustice has been committed yesterday in Ecuador. We have to act with peace and tranquility, but that does not mean that we do not tell the world that a fraud has been done here to impose an illegitimate government, which will be condemned by the conscience of Ecuador and the whole world.”
“We will never recognize these results: we have told this to international observers, and international media. We do not accept these results that are born of violence against the will of the people,” he added.
Due to irregularities in the counting process reported by the CREO party, thousands of people protest in a peaceful, and shout: “Audit yes, fraud no!” “Let the polls be opened, let the polls be opened!” “Lasso President, Lenin delinquent!” “Lasso President, Lasso President!” “Freedom, Freedom, Freedom!