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Powerful Earthquake Kills Hundreds in Ecuador
World  (tags: Ecuador, northwest Pacific coast, Guayaquil, Quito, earthquake, victims )

Evelyn
- 101 days ago - aljazeera.com
Is it so very far-reached to believe that Mother Earth is unhappy with what humans are doing to her? So many natural catastrophes - Some just provoke terror, some are killers - At least 233 people killed after 7.8 magnitude tremor shakes Ecuador's NWcoast
Julian Assange Is in Arbitrary Detention, UN Panel Finds
World  (tags: Julian Assange, WikiLeaks, Sweden, Europe, Ecuador )

Judy
- 173 days ago - theguardian.com
WikiLeaks chief, who is avoiding extradition by living in Ecuadorian embassy, has won UN backing. This result will be published Friday.
Protests Against President Shut Down Ecuador
World  (tags: Ecuador, President Correa, indigenous, protests, Ecuador shut down )

Dandelion
- 347 days ago - wagingnonviolence.org
If we do not get answers we are prepared to continue the protest for two days or 15 days. Whatever it takes to open the deaf ears of President Correa. Indigenous groups led the way with protests and blockades all over the country. We could learn from them
Assange to Stay in Ecuadorean Embassy Despite Charges Expiring
World  (tags: Julian Assange, whistleblower, British Ecuadorian Embassy, Ecuador, Sweden, sex charges )

Judy
- 348 days ago - telesurtv.net
Three of the four sexual assault allegations against Wikileaks founder Julian Assange could be dropped by next week after their five-year limitation period expires.
WikiLeaks' Julian Assange Hopes to Exit London Embassy
World  (tags: Assange, London Embassy, Ecuador, WikiLeaks, freedoms )

Nancy
- 709 days ago - news.msn.com
Assange's comments briefly raised the possibility of him leaving the embassy, somewhere he has been holed up since June 2012. But his spokesman later told reporters that he could only do so if the British government "calls off the siege outside".
Ecuador -- Middle Earth?   video
World  (tags: Ecuador, people, places, travel )

Kit
- 992 days ago - youtube.com
Ecuador is a small country located on the equator on the northwestern side of South America. It is bordered by the Pacific Ocean on the west, by Columbia on the north and Peru on the south side.
Ecuador President Rafael Correa Threatens to Abolish Print Newspapers
World  (tags: world, politics, freedoms, society, Ecuador, environment, news, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 1071 days ago - globalpost.com
The decision comes soon after the president was challenged in the press for abandoning a plan to keep Yasuni National Park off limits for oil drilling.
Ecuador's Isolated Indigenous Peoples Need Protection ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, indigenous people, Ecuador, Amazon, conflict, humanrights, ecosystems, environment, habitat )

Nancy
- 1107 days ago - rainforest-rescue.org
Please lend your support to human rights activists and anthropologists and their open letter with 16 recommendations for the Ecuadorian government.
In 'Chilling' Ruling, Chevron Granted Access to Activists' Private Internet Data
World  (tags: Ecuador, Chevron, court ruling, conflict, ethics, freedoms, humanrights, politics )

Kit
- 1112 days ago - commondreams.org
"Sweeping" subpoena violates rights of those who spoke out against oil giant's devastating actions in Ecuador.
Ecuador Raises Julian Assange Case With Labour
World  (tags: Julian Assange, Ecuador, Sweden, extradition, embassy"prison", London )

Angelika
- 1214 days ago - guardian.co.uk
Ecuadorean diplomats have raised the case of Julian Assange with the Labour party as part of attempts to lay the groundwork for a resolution of the diplomatic standoff between Britain and the South American state over the WikiLeaks' founder..
Defend Indigenous People and the Amazon ACTION LINK
World  (tags: humanrights, indigenous people, Ecuador, Amazon )

Nancy
- 1238 days ago - care2.com
The government of Ecuador plans to auction off oil development rights within nearly ten million acres of primary forest and indigenous land that has been inhabited for centuries, including all of Sarayaku territory.
Defend Indigenous People and the Amazon ACTION
World  (tags: Sarayaku, chevron, Amazon, Ecuador, big oil, law, Texaco, drilling waste, indigenous, humanrights, world, crime, illness, health )

Nancy
- 1371 days ago - amazonwatch.org
The government of Ecuador plans to auction off oil development rights within nearly ten million acres of primary forest and indigenous land that has been inhabited for centuries, including all of Sarayaku territory.
Free Assange
World  (tags: Petition, Julian Assange, Free Assange, whistleblower, wiki leaks, asylum, Ecuador, London )

Dandelion
- 1380 days ago - freeassange.org
"You have to start with the truth. The truth is the only way we can get anywhere. Because any decision making that is based upon lies or ignorance can't lead to a good conclusion." Julian Assange
Full Video and Full Transcript of Julian Assange August 19th 2012 Speech Outside the Ecuadorian Embassy
World  (tags: humanrights, Wikileaks, Assange, US, Ecuador, asylum, freedoms, video, ethics, speech, journalists )

Nancy
- 1437 days ago - opednews.com
On Wednesday night, after a threat was sent to this embassy and the police descended on the building, you came out in the middle of the night to watch over it, and you brought the world's eyes with you.
Thank Ecuador. Shame UK. ACTION
World  (tags: humanrights, Wikileaks, Assange, US, Ecuador, asylum, freedoms, ethics, speech, journalists )

Nancy
- 1440 days ago - act.rootsaction.org
The UK has threatened to raid the Ecuadorian embassy in London where Assange is now. This would violate an inviolable international standard. The BBC reported that Britain's foreign secretary, William Hague, "said the UK would not allow Mr. Assange safe
 

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