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"It is with great concern that we learned that Julian Assange has lost access to the internet and the right to receive visitors at the Ecuadorian London ... a 2017 agreement stating he would refrain from commenting on international political issues that could harm Ecuador's relations with foreign countries.

Ecuador is taking steps to prevent the entry of Panama disease tropical race 4 (TR4) and also establishing emergency plans for if the fungus were to one day be ... “We think that the entry of containers through ports is a key issue since they travel all around the world and it is difficult to trace them,” he said.
ReutersQUITO (Reuters) — Ecuador has suspended WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange's communication system after he discussed on social media issues that could damage the country's diplomatic relations, the government said on Wednesday. Assange has been living in Ecuador's London embassy ...
This is not the first time Ecuador cuts off Assange's internet access. The same thing happened in October 2016 amid fears that Ecuador would be sucked into efforts to interfere in the American election by the activities of the WikiLeaks founder. Ecuador said it was not evicting Assange from its embassy and ...
She added that Ecuador's government would be sending of a group of diplomats to meet with Assange's legal team in London next week while also continuing a dialogue with British officials on how to resolve “an inherited problem.” Assange frequently tweets more than a dozen times a day, sharing news ...

Ecuador has repeatedly urged Assange not to interfere in the affairs of other countries following his frequent online comments on international issues. The biggest crisis came in October 2016, when theembassy cut his internet service after WikiLeaks published a trove of emails from then-U.S. presidential ...
Former members of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia are attacking Ecuadorian security forces to deter law enforcement from addressing cocaine trafficking. Competition for cocaine trafficking routes in southwestern Colombia will continue, meaning traffickers will also try to export cocaine along ...
Despite the extensive pursuit of domestic judicial remedies, human rights and environmental defenders in Ecuador have consistently found these avenues to be a dead end. As a result, we have turned to uncharted waters: the United Nations. Ecuadorian civil society is only just beginning to familiarize itself ...
Japan's largest upstream company Inpex said Tuesday that it had reached an agreement through a subsidiary and its partners with the Ecuadorian ... plans to report its entitled portion of the compensation from the Ecuadorian government during the current fiscal year ending on March 31, it plans to issue a ...
According to the report, boosting cooperation in areas of interest for the development of Ecuador was the central issue of a meeting held between Ecuadorian Ambassador to Beijing Carlos Larrea and Chinese Director-General for Latin American and the Caribbean, Zhao Ben Tang. In the meeting, Larrea ...
Karachi, Pakistan The port city of Karachi has ongoing security issues, including ethnic, political and sectarian violence, a high crime rate and terrorism, said Matthew Bradley, the ... The State Department's site says that “crime is a widespread problem in Ecuador” and also warns of express kidnappings.
The women will remain in Puyo through the week, where they are meeting with government leaders to discuss issues related to their communities. ... PUYO, Ecuador – About 350 Indigenous women from across the Ecuadorian Amazon gathered here yesterday to celebrate International Women's Day, and, ...
... the journalists' confederation had carried out research and organized meetings to raise awareness about the issue and women's rights. Unions in Ecuador, Spain and the Democratic Republic of Congo were among many who had organized training for journalists as part of an awareness-raising effort.
But respiratory problems are common because of the active volcano, Tungurahua, Tyler Wilps said. And, cataracts, other eye issues and even blindness are a problem because the country is located on the equator, where the ultra violet rays of the sun are intense. One of the public health students from Pitt ...
The following is the second part of a three-part series, a re-issue of a report written by Carlos E. Flores that was originally published by Connectas and ... The situation has attracted the attention of bodies within the United Nations (UN) in terms of fulfillment of the Ecuadorian State code of law, which ...
Recent hints from Ecuador's finance minister Carlos de la Torre that the South American sovereign is considering a euro-denominated bond issue should be met with caution, according to a ... B3/B-/B rated Ecuador raised $3bn of new 10 year notes at 7.875% in January in the country's largest and tightest ever bond sale.

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But a spokesman from the UK Foreign Office said: "Ecuador knows that the way to resolve this issue is for Julian Assange to leave the embassy to face justice". Last December, Mr Assange was granted Ecuadorean citizenship in a move which the country hoped could give him immunity in the UK. But the ...
Espinosa's candidacy comes after an analysis process by various personalities and countries in the region who believe that the Ecuadorean top diplomat has the necessary profile and experience for the issues concerning the international agenda. The plenary of the General Assembly will hear the work ...
Dozens of Meriden residents and city officials have rallied around a local woman who is facing deportation back to Ecuador at the end of the month. ... “We are sending a message and bringing everyone to the table and making this about people, not a political problem,” city councilman Miguel Castro said.
Ecuador like many other South and Central American countries has been plagued by financial inequality and fiscal problems related to government spending. ... Such a move would make logical sense as Ecuadorian law expressly states transactions by the government are to be conducted in U.S. dollars.
By adopting the dollar Ecuador has put an end to policies and politicians which had caused so many problems in developing countries around the world. ... There is little doubt that adhering to a prudent monetary policy by adopting the dollar along with the work ethic of Ecuadorian people has led Ecuador ...
There was another important factor that added to Ecuador's economic success. In 1999, Ecuador was faced with major problems. Its economy had contracted by 7.5% and the rate of inflation stood at 60%. President Jamil Mahuar, who had studied at Harvard, determined that one way to stabilize the country ...
QUITO, Ecuador — Ecuadoreans on Sunday voted to overturn a 2015 constitutional amendment that eliminated presidential term limits, a result widely ... of most issues on the ballot, but not those that would restrict mining and oil industries to protect the environment, which is part of Mr. Moreno's agenda.
“Article 104 of Ecuador's Constitution mentions [the consultation] must have this ruling; article 438 does as well.” ... has also pointed to "a lack of interest" on the part of the country's president to engage with members of the LGBTQ community on matters of public importance and the issues they face.
As Jacome told Remezcla, he wanted to tackle (however indirectly) the issue of sexual assault because, in Ecuador especially, it remains cloaked in ... the Ecuadorian director was soberly excited about adding to that conversation, hoping it can help break the silence that has long lorded over these issues.
She added that Ecuador's government would be sending of a group of diplomats to meet with Assange's legal team in London next week while also continuing a dialogue with British officials on how to resolve "an inherited problem." Assange frequently tweets more than a dozen times a day, sharing ... Julian Assange
... in a hearing, US Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs Thomas Shannon, with whom he talked about issues aimed at strengthening the bilateral relations. ... The US Ambassador to Quito Todd Chapman and Ecuadorian Ambassador to Washington Francisco Carrion also participated in the meeting. Julian Assange
But in December, the Third District Court of Appeal reversed the decision on both issues. The court ruled the statute of limitations began running in 2008, when Ecuador's version of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation found the Isaias brothers liable for the bank's losses and ordered the seizure of ... Julian Assange
Ecuador is willing, but not necessarily the other party," the minister explained. London has refused to give Assange diplomatic status after he was granted Ecuadorean citizenship. A spokesman from the U.K. Foreign Office stated: "Ecuador knows that the way to resolve this issue is for Julian Assange to ... Julian Assange
But a spokesman from the UK Foreign Office said: "Ecuador knows that the way to resolve this issue is for Julian Assange to leave the embassy to face justice". Last December, Mr Assange was granted Ecuadorean citizenship in a move which the country hoped could give him immunity in the UK. But the ... Julian Assange
Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos and Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno shake hands during the signing of two agreements to regulate immigration control and to finance the binational fund in the sixth bi-national summit in Pereira, Colombia February 15, 2018. | Photo: Colombian Presidency via ... Julian Assange
The meeting will be attended by 15 ministries and national authorities of Colombia and 23 ministries and national secretariats of Ecuador, as well as ... a memorandum will allow the implementation of infrastructure projects and connection, as well as economic, environmental, social and cultural issues. Julian Assange
In a severe blow to Mr Assange, 46, who is currently holed up in Ecuador's London embassy, has been told by a judge he should face the charges ... Although she said she accepted that he has a serious tooth problem and a shoulder problem that needs an MRI scan she does not accept that there is "no ... Julian Assange
Arguing the past five-and-a-half years were “adequate, if not severe punishment” for skipping bail, the barrister said Mr Assange suffered from depression and health issues related to his confinement in a small room. But Judge Arbuthnot found the bail conditions imposed during the Swedish investigation ... Julian Assange
The warrants come after a rash of attacks during a three-day “Armed Offensive” – Paro Armado – ordered by ELN in response to President Juan Manuel Santos suspending the fifth cycle of talks that were to take place in Quito, Ecuador. Talks between the guerrilla and Colombian government formally began ... Julian Assange
Ecuador like many other South and Central American countries has been plagued by financial inequality and fiscal problems related to government spending. ... Such a move would make logical sense as Ecuadorian law expressly states transactions by the government are to be conducted in U.S. dollars. Julian Assange
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has lost his bid to have a police arrest warrant lifted. At a Tuesday hearing at London's Westminster Magistrates Court, Senior District Judge Emma Arbuthnot dismissed arguments by Assange's legal team against the arrest warrant, issued when Assange jumped bail in ... Julian Assange
LGBTQ+ people are being forced into “gay cure” rehab clinics and subjected to rape and beatings in Ecuador. Campaigners in the country ... They added that it was an issue because the clinics in which the “conversion therapy” was happening were not be regulated or monitored. It is believed that most of ... Julian Assange
“An investigation revealed that the victim was sexually assaulted by Rene JIMENEZ, Luis TENECELA, and Emeterio CASTELAN while she was incapacitated and physically helpless.” ICE placed detainers on the three men, the Rutherford Daily Voice reported Friday. Tenecela is from Ecuador and Jimenez ... Julian Assange
Illegal, unlicenced gay 'cure' clinics are surfacing in Ecuador, disguised as normal rehabilitation centres. And in the ... However, the Ecuadorian government has reputed this claim. ... Get inside the February issue to discover exclusive interviews with Reece King, River Viiperi, Peppermint and Kyle De'Volle. Julian Assange
The weekly show will touch upon the world's major social and political problems. “Life gave me the privilege to learn what the theory and the crude reality are all about, and thus to be able to tell the vain from the profound, the wise from the foolish, the changing from the immutable,” Correa said, defining the ... Julian Assange
By adopting the dollar Ecuador has put an end to policies and politicians which had caused so many problems in developing countries around the world. ... There is little doubt that adhering to a prudent monetary policy by adopting the dollar along with the work ethic of Ecuadorian people has led Ecuador ... Julian Assange
Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno shows his ballot before casting his vote during a referendum in Quito, Ecuador, on Feb. 4, 2018. ... The tactic obviously did not resonate with the majority, although whether that matters to his still substantial support base is another issue. In truth, it is unlikely that Correa ... Julian Assange
There was another important factor that added to Ecuador's economic success. In 1999, Ecuador was faced with major problems. Its economy had contracted by 7.5% and the rate of inflation stood at 60%. President Jamil Mahuar, who had studied at Harvard, determined that one way to stabilize the country ... Julian Assange
Visitors to Ecuador will need to provide proof of health insurance plan coverage beginning May 1, 2018. The Ecuador Tourism Ministry recently ... “Early news made related to this issue by different media have caused concern within the tourist sector and the citizens. In this regard, this communication is the ... Julian Assange
QUITO, Ecuador — Ecuadoreans on Sunday voted to overturn a 2015 constitutional amendment that eliminated presidential term limits, a result widely ... of most issues on the ballot, but not those that would restrict mining and oil industries to protect the environment, which is part of Mr. Moreno's agenda. Julian Assange
Mr Assange, who received Ecuadorian nationality last December, has taken refuge in the Ecuadorian embassy in London for six years in order to avoid extradition to Sweden over sexual assault allegations he denies. President Lenin Moreno told Ecuadorean media: "We hope to have a positive result in the ... Julian Assange
Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno this week referred to Assange an “inherited problem” that dates back to June 2012, when the cyber rebel claimed political asylum in Ecuador's embassy. Moreno said in a television interview that Assange had created “more than a nuisance” for his government. It is not ... Julian Assange


 

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