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Ecuador repeals law ending fuel subsidies in deal to stop protests

Monday, October 14th 2019, 5:06
related places: Quito

An agreement is struck after talks in Quito between the government and indigenous leaders.
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Ecuador protests: Unrest continues over fuel price hikes

Saturday, October 12th 2019, 19:44
related places: Quito

Ecuador sees another day of unrest as protests continue in Quito over the government fuel price hikes.
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Ecuador's capital in crisis as protests continue

Wednesday, October 9th 2019, 22:34

Mayhem hits the streets of Ecuador's capital as demonstrators and riot police clash violently.
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Ecuador protests: President moves government out of Quito

Tuesday, October 8th 2019, 8:31
related places: Guayaquil, Quito

The president has moved the government to the port city of Guayaquil amid continued fuel protests.
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Ecuador protests: Hundreds held as president decries ‘criminals’

Friday, October 4th 2019, 23:54

Ecuador's president refuses talks with "criminals”, as protesters vent fury over fuel subsidy cuts.
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Ecuador 'allows US military planes to use Galapagos island airfield'

Monday, June 17th 2019, 11:21
related countries: United States United States
related places: Galapagos, San Cristobal

Ecuador’s decision to allow US planes to use a San Cristobal airfield prompts environmental concerns.
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'Assange smeared faeces in Ecuador embassy,' says president

Tuesday, April 16th 2019, 23:02

Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno tells the BBC why his government revoked Julian Assange's asylum.
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Assange used Ecuador's embassy for 'spying', says president

Monday, April 15th 2019, 10:30

President Lenin Moreno tells the Guardian that Assange tried to use the building as a "centre for spying".
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Julian Assange: Sweden considers reviving rape inquiry

Friday, April 12th 2019, 16:21

The alleged victim's lawyer says she will do everything she can to get the investigation renewed.
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Julian Assange: Why Ecuador ended his stay in London embassy

Friday, April 12th 2019, 15:04
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

From skateboarding to spying suspicions - why Ecuador said it was time to end Julian Assange's asylum.
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Julian Assange: Man 'close' to Wikileaks co-founder arrested in Ecuador

Friday, April 12th 2019, 4:36

A man with alleged links to the Wikileaks co-founder is arrested while trying to leave the country.
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Julian Assange: Wikileaks co-founder arrested in London

Friday, April 12th 2019, 0:13
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

He faces extradition to the US for his alleged role in one of the largest leaks of government secrets.
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Julian Assange: Why Wikileaks founder spent years in Ecuador's embassy

Thursday, April 11th 2019, 14:51

Some see the man behind Wikileaks as a reckless 'hacktivist' - others think he's a campaigner for truth.
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Julian Assange dragged from Ecuadorian embassy

Thursday, April 11th 2019, 11:10
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

Wikileaks co-founder Julian Assange has been arrested at the Ecuadorian embassy in London.
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Fireworks banned on the Galapagos to protect wildlife

Friday, December 28th 2018, 23:38
related places: Galapagos

Authorities in Ecuador say animals suffered elevated heart rates and anxiety after pyrotechnic shows.
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Guacho: Colombian guerrilla leader killed by security forces

Saturday, December 22nd 2018, 5:13
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Guacho, wanted for the murder of two journalists, has been called "one of the most horrendous criminals".
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Friday, October 19th 2018, 15:18
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The Wikileaks co-founder has been living in the country's UK embassy in London since 2012.
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Julian Assange given feline ultimatum by Ecuador

Tuesday, October 16th 2018, 9:06
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom
related places: London

The Wikileaks co-founder is told to look after his cat at the London embassy or he may lose it.
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