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The latest case of violence in the border was the kidnapping of an Ecuadorian couple, approximately on April 17. In a video sent to Ecuadorean authorities, one of the hostages spoke to the president. "Mr. President, they tell you to help us, to lend a hand, to avoid what happened to the journalists, we ... Military
On 24 April 2018, the Ecuador Secretary Risk Management reported heavy rain affected 114 families in Pastaza Canton, Pastaza Province, Ecuador due ... media reported severe storm and high winds in several communities of the Jesus Mendez Municipality, Las Tunas Province, Cuba where 225 ...

The Ecuadorean decision comes amid a wave of attacks, kidnappings and murders of Ecuadorean citizens by dissidents from the former Colombian guerrilla ... Ecuador has beefed up security around its extensive oil installations in northern provinces to prevent possible attacks like those that have plagued ...
Authorities have named them as Oscar Efren Villacis and Katty Vanesa Valesco, hailing from the northwest of Ecuador. According to reports, they were travelling to the Ecuadorian province of Esmeraldas bordering Colombia. Navas said they were abducted either on Wednesday night or Thursday morning.
Guayaquil, Ecuador, Apr 17, 2018 / 06:40 pm (ACI Prensa).- A new documentary film entitled “All or Nothing” tells the story of Sister Clare Crockett, a religious sister who died in the earthquake that took place in 2016 in Ecuador. The film which is available in Spanish, English and Italian, is “the true story of a sister who gave ...
The holdout faction of the FARC has been terrorizing residents along the border area, carrying out several attacks on Ecuadorean military targets in retaliation for Moreno's decision to combat drug gangs that have made the long-neglected area a major transit zone for Colombian-produced cocaine making ...

Ecuador President Lenin Moreno issued an ultimatum to Guacho, signalling how the rebel leader had “ten days to turn himself in” or otherwise he would “accompany our dear brothers in transit.” The bilateral talks are set to move from Quito to Esmeraldas, an Ecuadorian province bordering Colombia, ...
Ecuador deemed the bombing as a “terrorist attack,” and it linked to drug dealing networks hit by state security forces. Although the explosive devices are of a different fabrication, Cesar Navas, Interior Minister explained in an interview “we can't neither assert nor dismiss that this event is related to what ...
In Puyo, the capital of Pastaza –Ecuador's biggest Amazonian province–, Indigenous women from all over the Amazon region started off their own efforts ... Led by female Indigenous leaders from the Confederation of Indigenous Nationalities of the Ecuadorian Amazon (CONFENAIE), the main Indigenous ...
However, the Ecuadorian State did provide information before the Human Rights Committee in August 2016. It was noted that Ecuador judicialized four cases, although it “[regretted] not having received detailed information about the penal actions taken against those responsible for these 'treatments' and ...
GUAYAQUIL, Ecuador - The San Luis Gonzaga shelter in Guayaquil, Ecuador, provides free lodging and care for people with HIV, including children who lost ... To date, the shelter has cared for people from five provinces in Ecuador, as well as foreigners from El Salvador, Colombia, Peru and Venezuela.
MANTA, Ecuador -- Ecuadorean canned tuna, sardines and shrimp producer Negocios Industriales Real Nirsa has invested over $35 million in a new ... The automated plant -- in Posorja, about two hours south of Guayaquil, in the province of Guayas -- is the most modern in Ecuador for frozen, small ...
A recent proposal to increase the number of new banana plantations in the Ecuadorian province of El Oro (the main producer and exporter of this fruit) has ... According to ecuadortimes.net, he added to this that the greater number of banana plantations in Ecuador would create a monoculture, which would ...
Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos and Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno shake hands during the signing of two agreements to regulate ... The Ecuadorean soldiers found themselves in a skirmish at the Colombian border in the province of Esmeraldas near the city of San Lorenzo along the Pacific ...
Also inside the museum, at least when it's not “on tour,” is a life-sized replica of the mummy, which cost the local municipality $2,200. It serves as a stand-in for the real and far more fragile mummy at various exhibitions and educational viewings that occasionally take place throughout the Chimborazo Province of Ecuador.

Journalist Javier Ortega, photographer Paul Rivas, and driver Efrain Segarra were kidnapped by Oliver Sinisterra Front group on March 26 in Ecuador's northern border in Mataje, Esmeraldas province, while reporting on the increasing violence in the region for the daily El Comercio. The Colombian ...
They traveled to the Imbabura Province of Ecuador to work alongside the people of Tocagon and Gonzalez Suarez. In Tocagon, the group helped both financially and physically to finish the work of a community center. “We grouted tile floors and painted ceilings and walls, then assisted with the clean-up,” ...
This remote town in the Ecuadorian province of Loja, sitting a stone's throw from the southern border with Peru, was completely off the tourist map until only ... to the hot climate and well-drained soils of the tropical dry forest of Ecuador as well as in parts of Mexico, Panama, Costa Rica, Colombia, and Peru.
Colombia's President Juan Manuel Santos and Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno shake hands during the signing of two agreements to regulate ... The Ecuadorian soldiers found themselves in a skirmish at the Colombian border in the province of Esmeraldas near the city of San Lorenzo along the Pacific ...
Also inside the museum, at least when it's not “on tour,” is a life-sized replica of the mummy, which cost the local municipality $2,200. It serves as a stand-in for the real and far more fragile mummy at various exhibitions and educational viewings that occasionally take place throughout the Chimborazo Province of Ecuador.
The coastal province of Esmeraldas is much more than a hotbed for the most savory seafood dishes Ecuador has to offer. It is also home to the Afro-Ecuadorian community and a rich variety of distinct medicinal practices, cultural traditions and ceremonial festivals, such as the Marimba now recognized by ...
For the socio-economic vulnerability assessment of the Venezuelan population in Ecuador, WFP has been collecting data in the Provinces of Azuay, Guayas, ... A training of trainer's workshop on food security was held in the Imbabura province for technicians from the local governments and provincial ...
A massive explosion occurred in Ecuador on Saturday morning near the National Police Headquarters, in the northern Pacific province of Esmeraldas, injuring at least 14 police officers. Officials are still investigating the cause of the explosion, which took place in the city of San Lorenzo, but preliminary ...
The Company's Cangrejos Gold-Copper project is located in El Oro Province, southwest Ecuador, and its Condor Gold-Copper project is located in Zamora-Chinchipe Province, ... The Company also holds a large and highly prospective land package in Ecuador consisting of 135 thousand hectares.
It emerged this week that Mr Assange, who is Australian, had been given an Ecuadorian ID card registered to the province of Pichincha, which includes the capital, Quito. Maria Fernanda Espinosa, the foreign minister, said yesterday that Mr Assange had first applied to become an Ecuadorian national in ...
She was elected Assemblywoman for the Guayas province from 2009-2013 and 2013-2017. The lawmaker currently serves as acting vice president and also heads the Urban Development and Housing department. Maria Fernanda Espinosa was the first Foreign Minister of former Ecuadorean President ...
Ecuadorian police and counternarcotics forces have cracked down on the cartels, arresting dozens of operatives and reinforcing controls on key rivers in two provinces. But the authorities say the groups have become more brazen in their operations in recent years. In 2015, seven Mexicans were arrested ...
Quito, Jan 4 (Prensa Latina) Former President of Ecuador Rafael Correa has announced his return to his country today to support ''No'' in the popular ... with his wife since last July, confirmed his return through his Twitter account, after giving an interview to Radio Gaviota, in Machala, El Oro province.
Still, she encounters them often in New York, where she was born, and Ecuador, where she was raised, visually teasing out the traditions, routines and ... The magical realism reflected in the show's title refers to the region of El Bolivar province where she pursued her project in seven towns, which was done ...
While in the tropical region of Santa Elena Province, Ecuador, the authors of this study found a small dolphin skull, which they identified as representing a new species, Urkudelphis chawpipacha, based on facial features. The dolphin skull had a bone crest front and center on its face, above the eye sockets.
Nothing made sense. "It was horrible because it was as if I was on a carousel moving up and down,” said Silvia Ponce of Tarqui, Ecuador. “I began to pray and said lord if it's my turn to die here, let it be your will." In the first days, a state of emergency was declared across several provinces. My family's home ...
Similarly, Ecuador is expecting $30 million in anticipated royalties from the Mirador copper project, also located at Zamora Chinchipe and developed with ... (CVE:LUM), for example, recently closed a $20-million deal to help fund its Cangrejos gold-copper project located in the southern province of El Oro.
The city of Bahia de Caraquez in Ecuador's Manabi province was rocked by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake on April 16, 2016. ... A joint study by the Ecuadorian Department of Health; the SUNY Upstate Medical University in Syracuse, NY; and the University of California San Francisco in Sacramento ...
Quito, Feb 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban diplomatic officials in Ecuador and residents from that Caribbean country in this nation exchanged on the island''s migration measures that recently ... People living more than 20 years in different Ecuadorian provinces and other recently arrived attended the meeting.
Together with Ecuador's Ministry of Mines, Canadian Lundin Gold (TSE:LUG) officially inaugurated two tunnels at its Fruta del Norte gold-silver project, located in the southeastern province of Zamora Chinchipe. The tunnels were named Kuri, which means gold in the Indigenous language Shuar, and K'isa, ...
WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has been granted Ecuadorean citizenship and a registration code from the Pichincha province by the embassy in London, in the UK, where he is currently ensconced, according to reports. In a statement, Ecuador's Foreign Ministry said: "Julian Assange got international ...
On Monday, Ecuador's president said the government would crack down on oil and mining companies for non-compliance with the country's social and environmental laws. by ... Franco Chumpi, Vice President of the Shuar Federation (FICSH) in the southern Amazonian province of Morona Santiago. It is an ...
Peruvian officers provided computerized instruction to service members of the Ecuadorian Army to deactivate explosive devices on their shared ... In 2017, Ecuadorian units destroyed close to 12,000 anti-personnel mines, 74 anti-tank mines, and the remnants of 27 war explosives in the border provinces of ...
The city of Bahia de Caraquez in Ecuador's Manabi province was rocked by a 7.8 magnitude earthquake on April 16, 2016. The region's weak infrastructure and lack of preparedness resulted in high rates of mortality and morbidity and significant damage to buildings, roads and water supply. At least 660 ...
QUITO, Ecuador -- A magnitude 6.0 earthquake struck along the coast of Ecuador Sunday in the same area where a much stronger tremor left hundreds ... or major damage from the quake, which jolted many Ecuadoreans who were still in bed shortly after 6 a.m. It was felt in 12 provinces across the country.
The team represented small to mid-size poultry, swine and dairy producers with current access to DDGS from five provinces in Ecuador. This program provided the team with valuable information regarding the use of DDGS in poultry and swine diets and helped them understand how DDGS is produced in ...
On August 12, a group of inhabitants decided to take “de facto” measures — such as setting up a tent at the entrance of Junefield mining company's camp — with the goal of stopping the beginning of the exploitation of copper and gold reserves in the mountains in southern Ecuador's Azuay Province.
Minor Damages After 2 Earthquakes Hit Ecuador Coast ... A first 6.2 magnitude earthquake hit the city of Guayaquil at 8:40 a.m. local time and was felt strongly in other provinces. ... On the same day, at 11:23 p.m. local time, a 5.8 magnitude earthquake hit the city of Balao in the same province, Guayas.
However, they are not the only places that demand Ecuadorian Kent mango, as the country also has demands from Middle Eastern countries, Japan, South Korea, and Australia. "We have different ... The province of Guayas, in Ecuador, is the largest producer of Kent mango in the country. The largest ...
The Ecuadorian winner of Miss Global 2016, 25-year-old Angela Bonilla ... mission in 2016 involved collecting garbage in Siem Reap province.
... mineral resource estimate for the Company's 100% owned Cangrejos Gold-Copper project, located in El Oro Province of southern Ecuador.
On Saturday, November 4, she made the country proud when she won the title of Miss Earth 2017, succeeding Katherine Espin of Ecuador.
FQML's recent entry into Ecuador demonstrates additional support for ... in El Oro Province, southwest Ecuador, and its Condor Gold-Copper ...


 

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