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Ecuador leader denies Farc funds

Sunday, July 19th 2009, 1:06
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Ecuador President Rafael Correa denies receiving election funds from Marxist Farc rebels in neighbouring Colombia.
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Colombia minister's arrest sought

Tuesday, June 30th 2009, 4:54
related countries: Colombia Colombia

A court in Ecuador orders the arrest of Colombia's ex-defence minister over an air raid against a rebel base in Ecuador last year.
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Election win for Ecuador's Correa

Saturday, May 2nd 2009, 23:40

Ecuador's President Rafael Correa won a second term in office in polls last month, election officials announce.
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Ecuador's Correa set for poll win

Monday, April 27th 2009, 14:26

Ecuador's President Rafael Correa is on course for outright victory, with more than 70% of votes counted from Sunday's election.
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Ecuador plane crash kills seven

Friday, March 20th 2009, 5:19

A small army plane crashes into a building in Ecuador's capital, killing at least seven people.
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Ecuador expels second US diplomat

Thursday, February 19th 2009, 1:02
related countries: United States United States

Ecuador expels a second US diplomat in just over a week, accusing both of meddling in its internal affairs.
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US diplomat expelled from Ecuador

Sunday, February 8th 2009, 4:58
related countries: United States United States

Ecuador's left-wing President Rafael Correa expels a US customs attache in an argument over anti-drug policies.
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Live text - Premier League

Sunday, December 21st 2008, 12:30
related countries: Japan Japan
related places: Quito, Yokohama

Arsenal host leaders Liverpool, after West Brom snatch a last-gasp win over Man City and Newcastle edge past Tottenham.
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Man Utd win Club World Cup

Sunday, December 21st 2008, 12:22
related places: Quito

Wayne Rooney clinches victory for Manchester United in the Club World Cup final with a late goal against Liga de Quito after Nemanja Vidic is sent off.
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Live - Liga de Quito v Man Utd

Sunday, December 21st 2008, 10:15
related places: Quito

Manchester United face Liga de Quito in the Club World Cup final in Yokohama, Japan.
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Ecuador defaults on foreign debt

Saturday, December 13th 2008, 0:49

Ecuador will default on billions of dollars of foreign debt it considers "illegitimate", says President Rafael Correa.
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Ecuadoreans back new constitution

Monday, September 29th 2008, 16:13

Results from Ecuador's referendum show widespread backing for President Rafael Correa's constitutional reforms.
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Ecuador tells US to quit air base

Wednesday, July 30th 2008, 10:04
related countries: United States United States

Ecuador informs the US military that it must stop using an Ecuadorean base when its lease expires in 2009.
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Ecuador draft constitution passed

Friday, July 25th 2008, 5:12

Ecuador's constituent assembly overwhelmingly approves a draft constitution sought by President Rafael Correa.
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Ecuador head defends TV seizures

Wednesday, July 9th 2008, 10:40

Ecuador's President Rafael Correa denies the seizure of two TV stations in a financial dispute is an attack on the media.
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Ecuador state seizes TV stations

Tuesday, July 8th 2008, 16:36

Ecuador's government seizes two TV stations in a dispute over debts, prompting accusations that it is curbing free speech.
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Ecuador puts off Colombian ties

Thursday, June 26th 2008, 4:38
related countries: Colombia Colombia

Ecuador's President Rafael Correa says he will not restore diplomatic ties with Colombia until its president leaves office in 2010.
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