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US-led ‘War on Drugs’ drives explosion of violence in Ecuador

This story originally appeared in Common Dreams on Jan. 10, 2024. It is shared here with permission under a Creative Commons (CC BY-NC-ND 3.0) license. The prison escapes of two criminal gang leaders in Ecuador has been linked to President Daniel Noboa’s decision this week to declare a 60-day “state of emergency,” but one human […]