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News Ecuador » Politics: Julian Assange: Ecuador says latest talks on release failed

News channel or source: http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-43179279
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Mr Assange, 46, has been staying at the country's London embassy since 2012 where he was granted political asylum. Last week, the arrest warrant against him was upheld meaning as soon as he leaves the embassy he will be detained. Ecuador's foreign minister ...

News Ecuador » Politics: Brief: Ecuador awards derivatives import contract

News channel or source: http://www.bnamericas.com/en/news/petrochemicals/brief-ecuador-awards-derivatives-import-contract1
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Ecuador's state oil company Petroecuador awarded Vitol a contract ... companies, projects, economics and politics integral to the development of Latin America. Including news and insight from South America, Central America and the Caribbean, BNamericas ...

News Ecuador » Politics: Ecuador-United Kingdom Mediation to Release Assange From Embassy Fails

News channel or source: https://www.telesurtv.net/english/news/Ecuador-United-Kingdom-Mediation-to-Release-Assange-From-Embassy-Fails-20180224-0012.html
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

Fearing he would then be extradited to the U.S. to be tried for releasing U.S. diplomatic and military secrets on WikiLeaks, Ecuador decided to grant him political asylum. The Swedish case against Assange was dropped last May, but a U.K. judge upheld his ...

News Ecuador » Politics: Ecuador blames Britain for breakdown of Julian Assange talks

News channel or source: https://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/ecuador-blames-britain-for-breakdown-of-julian-assange-talks-qsp503gg6
Publication date: Friday 23 February 2018

Ecuador has agreed to continue its protection of Mr Assange’s rights after granting him political asylum in 2012, and the country has assessed more than 30 similar cases in a bid to break the deadlock. Mr Assange, 46, has been living at the embassy since ...

News Ecuador » Politics: Ecuador nominates its foreign minister as candidate to preside over UN General Assembly

News channel or source: http://www.andes.info.ec/es/noticias/news/1/ecuador-nominates-its-foreign-minister-as-candidate-to-preside-over-un-general-assembly
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

We expect to take Ecuador’s name to the highest by leading the world ... works and COP21 on climate change in Paris,” said the Foreign Ministry. In national politics, she serves as foreign minister for the second time and was minister of Defense ...

News Ecuador » Politics: Assange release unlikely as Ecuador says UK unwilling to mediate — RT UK News

News channel or source: http://rinf.com/alt-news/newswire/assange-release-unlikely-as-ecuador-says-uk-unwilling-to-mediate-rt-uk-news/
Publication date: Saturday 24 February 2018

but not necessarily the other party,” adding that Ecuador would “continue looking for mechanisms.” Assange sought political asylum in 2012 in a bid to escape extradition to Sweden where he was wanted for questioning regarding allegations of sexual ...

News Ecuador » Politics: Ecuador seeks to boost foreign investment

News channel or source: https://www.thepeninsulaqatar.com/article/20/02/2018/Ecuador-seeks-to-boost-foreign-investment
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

The country has transparent contractual process and tenders and simplified structure for approval of investments through a committee attached to the Presidency of Republic of Ecuador. The country with a strong political, legal and tax stability guarantees ...

News Ecuador » Politics: Ecuador Wants Venezuela Allowed to Attend Summit of the Americas

News channel or source: http://www.laht.com/article.asp?ArticleId=2451280&CategoryId=10717
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Ecuador does not belong to the Lima Group, established in 2017 when it seemed impossible for the Organization of American States (OAS) to pass measures to help Venezuela through its economic and political crises, since they would all be blocked by ...

News Ecuador » Politics: Meriden Rallies Around Woman Facing Deportation Back To Ecuador

News channel or source: http://www.courant.com/breaking-news/hc-news-meriden-nelly-cumbicos-deportation-20180220-story.html
Publication date: hursday 22 February 2018

Nelly Cumbicos, 41, left Ecuador in 2000 and entered the United States illegally ... “We are sending a message and bringing everyone to the table and making this about people, not a political problem,” city councilman Miguel Castro said.