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Lasso declares ‘state of exception’ after 5 police officers killed, prison guards taken hostage and headless bodies hung from bridge

Published on November 07, 2022
Facebook Twitter Google+ LinkedIn Ecuador’s President Guillermo Lasso declared a state of exception in two provinces last Tuesday, after at least five police officers were killed and prison guards taken hostage in the latest wave of attacks in the deadly gang war consuming the country. The state of exception and nightly curfew in the coastal provinces […]

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