An Ecuadorian Court Denies Bail to Ola Bini
A court in #Ecuador has denied bail for Swedish software developer #OlaBini, who faces spying charges due to his alleged links to #Wikileaks founder #JulianAssange. Our correspondent @denisseteleSUR has the story.
Waroni communities continue defending their lands
FTS News Bits | Waroni Communities are continuing to safeguard their lands, as the state is appealing a court ruling which grants them protection from extractivisim. @denisseteleSUR reports.
Programmer's Parents Ola Bini Declare His Innocence After Arrest In Ecuador
FTS News Bits | The parents of Ola Bini, detained in Ecuador on suspicion of criminal hacking, are declaring his innocence. Bini, who has ties to Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, was arrested hours after Ecuador ...
Ecuador's Foreign Minister Explains Reasons Behing Govt's Decision
FTS News Bits: Ecuador's Foreign Minister Jose Valencia has appeared in the National Assembly to explain the reasons for revoking Assange's asylum. Our correspondent, Denisse Herrera has the latest.
Threats against journalists and Lawmakers in Ecuador reported
FTS News Bits | Journalists and members of the National Assembly in Ecuador are condemning threats and cyber attacks against them on social media. They say president Lenin Moreno, and his interior minister have failed ...
Furukawa Workers Look to Settle With Company After Abuses Were Reported
FTS News Bits | Workers at a plantation company in Ecuador are demanding that the authorities help them reach a settlement in their dispute with the company. The Furukawa plantation company, which exports abacá fibre ...
Results From Sunday's Local Elections in Ecuador Continue to Be Processed
Over 6,000 officials were chosen in Ecuador's local elections this Sunday. Our correspondent in Quito Denisse Herrera tells us more.
Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno Embroiled in Corruption Case
FTS News Bits | The citizen's revolution movement has formally asked the national assembly to investigate a #corruption case against president lenin moreno. @denisseteleSUR reports.
Plantation Workers in Ecuador Living Through "Modern Day Slavery"
FTS News Bits | @denisseteleSUR visits the plantations of the Furukawa company in Esmeraldas, Ecuador, where workers have denounced widespread labor explotations and abuse at the hands of their employers.
Another Femicide in Ecuador Last Friday
FTS News Bits | Our correspondent in Quito, Denisse Herrera, delves deeper...