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Dispatches: Ecuador Should Drop Terrorism Charges Against Activists

Dispatches: Ecuador Should Drop Terrorism Charges Against Activists

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Correa’s Gamble

Correa’s Gamble

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The Americas: Reviewing 2015 and looking ahead

The Americas: Reviewing 2015 and looking ahead

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South America hacker team targets dissidents, journalists

South America hacker team targets dissidents, journalists

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President for Life? It Will Be Possible in Ecuador in 2021

President for Life? It Will Be Possible in Ecuador in 2021

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Protests as Ecuador lifts presidential term limits

Protests as Ecuador lifts presidential term limits

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Cheap Oil and Strong Dollar: Ecuador’s Twin Troubles

Cheap Oil and Strong Dollar: Ecuador’s Twin Troubles

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Ecuador’s president will take a short break, but don’t worry—he could return as president for life

Ecuador’s president will take a short break, but don’t worry—he could return as president for life

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Presunta terrorista que asoló París estuvo 6 meses en Ecuador

Presunta terrorista que asoló París estuvo 6 meses en Ecuador

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<a href="https://www.hrw.org/news/2015/11/10/ecuador-crackdown-protesters">Ecuador: Crackdown on Protesters</a>

Ecuador: Crackdown on Protesters

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<a href="http://uk.reuters.com/article/2015/10/31/ecuador-occidental-idUKL1N12V0KL20151031">Ecuador says talking to Occidental to resolve oil assets seizure</a>

Ecuador says talking to Occidental to resolve oil assets seizure

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AEI Report “Ecuador: Is there a future beyond Correa?”

AEI Report “Ecuador: Is there a future beyond Correa?”

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<a href="http://www.breitbart.com/national-security/2015/10/19/ecuador-president-challenges-congressman-to-fistfight-congressman-accepts/">Ecuador: President Challenges Congressman to Fistfight, Congressman Accepts</a>

Ecuador: President Challenges Congressman to Fistfight, Congressman Accepts

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<a href="http://lta.reuters.com/article/domesticNews/idLTAKCN0SA26F20151016">Presidente de Ecuador cambia gabinete, inicia reestructuración con cartera Producción</a>

Presidente de Ecuador cambia gabinete, inicia reestructuración con cartera Producción

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<a href="http://www.cnbc.com/2015/10/15/ecuadors-rafael-correa-pushes-for-foreign-investment.html">Ecuador’s Rafael Correa pushes for foreign investment</a>

Ecuador’s Rafael Correa pushes for foreign investment

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<a href="http://www.infobae.com/2015/10/06/1760406-el-fmi-pronostica-que-america-latina-se-contraera-03-2015">El FMI pronostica que América Latina se contraerá 0,3% en 2015</a>

El FMI pronostica que América Latina se contraerá 0,3% en 2015

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<a href="http://www.reuters.com/article/2015/09/30/ecuador-economy-idUSL1N12016N20150930">Ecuador slashes 2015 growth forecast due to oil slump</a>

Ecuador slashes 2015 growth forecast due to oil slump

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<a href="http://www.buzzfeed.com/jamesball/ecuadors-president-used-millions-of-dollars-of-public-funds?utm_term=.irpq68R1Q#.pqLDWwZJg">Ecuador’s President Used Millions Of Dollars Of Public Funds To Censor Critical Online Videos</a>

Ecuador’s President Used Millions Of Dollars Of Public Funds To Censor Critical Online Videos

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<a href="http://www.ibtimes.com/ecuador-fundamedios-media-watchdogs-impending-closure-creates-international-backlash-2095694">Ecuador Fundamedios Media Watchdog’s Impending Closure Creates International Backlash Over Free Speech</a>

Ecuador Fundamedios Media Watchdog’s Impending Closure Creates International Backlash Over Free Speech

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<a href="http://www.nytimes.com/2015/09/02/opinion/ecuadors-political-eruption.html?ref=opinion">Ecuador’s Political Eruption</a>

Ecuador’s Political Eruption

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During the last several decades, the United States has invested billions of dollars in trying to help the governments of Latin America and the Caribbean deliver better lives for their citizens. This has meant helping them increase internal security by combating the illicit growing and trafficking in narcotics and the activities of terrorist groups, as well as helping them to shore up their democratic and free market institutions.

Unfortunately, in recent years, continued progress in these areas has been threatened, not least by the elections of radical populist governments in Venezuela, Bolivia, and Ecuador. These governments have instituted retrograde agendas that include the propagation of class warfare, state domination of the economy, assaults on private property, anti-Americanism, support for such international pariahs as Iran, and lackluster support for regional counter-terrorism and counter-narcotics initiatives.

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