Tag: Ecuador

Ecuador’s president highlights armed forces’ role in fighting organized crime

Ecuadorian President Daniel Noboa on Friday stressed the role of the armed forces in fighting organized crime and…

Mexico denounces Ecuador to ICJ for embassy raid

The Mexican government formally denounced Ecuador's government to the International Court of Justice (ICJ) for the police raid…

Mexican president accuses U.S., Canada of “ambiguous” stance on Ecuador

Mexican President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador on Tuesday accused the governments of the United States and Canada of…

Ecuador’s former vice president taken to hospital after arrest

Ecuador's former Vice President Jorge Glas was rushed to the hospital Monday with drug poisoning three days after…

Mexican embassy staff leave Ecuador after break in diplomatic ties

Mexican embassy staff departed Sunday after Mexico broke diplomatic relations with Ecuador following Ecuadorian police stormed the Mexican…

Mexico suspends ties with Ecuador after police break into embassy in Quito

Mexico suspended its diplomatic relations with Ecuador after Ecuadorian police broke into the Mexican embassy in Quito and…

Ecuador’s youngest mayor shot dead amid battle against gang violence

Ecuador's youngest mayor, Brigitte Garcia, was shot dead inside a vehicle Sunday, according to the National Police. The…

Over 10,000 people arrested in Ecuador since riots began in January

Ecuador's police and armed forces have detained more than 10,000 people suspected of taking part in armed riots…

Ecuador’s National Assembly approves free trade agreement with China

Ecuador's National Assembly on Wednesday approved the free trade agreement between Ecuador and China, according to local authorities.…

Ecuador doesn’t want to break ties with Russia — president

Ecuador doesn’t want to sever relations with Russia, despite the conflict around the potential transfer Russian-made weapons to…

Brazil, Ecuador leaders discuss fight against organized crime via telephone

Brazilian President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Tuesday spoke via telephone with his Ecuadorian counterpart Daniel Noboa…

Ecuador reports over 1,500 arrests since declaration of “internal armed conflict”

Ecuador's security forces have arrested 1,534 people since President Daniel Noboa declared a state of "internal armed conflict"…