Gulf Times - ECUADOR
Assange will cooperate with Sweden, but fight US warrant

Assange will cooperate with Sweden, but fight US warrant

Julian Assange would cooperate with Swedish authorities if they reopen a rape case against him but will continue to resist any bid to extradite him to the United States, his lawyer said Sunday.

Assange charged in US with computer hacking conspiracy

Assange charged in US with computer hacking conspiracy

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange was arrested in London on a US warrant charging him over his alleged role in a massive leak of military and diplomatic documents in 2010, the Justice Department said Thursday.

Ecuadorean president says Assange violated asylum terms

Ecuadorean president says Assange violated asylum terms

Ecuadorean President Lenin Moreno on Tuesday said that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange has "repeatedly violated" the terms of his asylum in the Andean nation's London embassy, according to a local media interview.

Seventeen die in fire at Ecuador drug rehab clinic

Seventeen die in fire at Ecuador drug rehab clinic

At least 17 people died and 12 others were injured in a fire on Friday at a drug rehabilitation clinic in Guayaquil, Ecuador's largest city, authorities said.

Ecuador keen on strengthening trade relations with Qatar

Ecuador keen on strengthening trade relations with Qatar

Ecuador has “prioritised” efforts to sign bilateral investment treaty and trade agreement with Qatar in view of exponentially improving prospects of economic relations between the two countries, especially after Hamad Port became operational.

Ecuador President Moreno arrives Thursday

Ecuador President Moreno arrives Thursday

President of Ecuador Lenin Boltaire Moreno Garces is arriving in Qatar Thursday on a three-day visit, ambassador Ivonne A-Baki said in Doha Wednesday.

Ecuador needs $550 million to help Venezuelans fleeing their country

Ecuador needs $550 million to help Venezuelans fleeing their country

Ecuadorian authorities have announced a need for some $550 Million to help Venezuelan citizens fleeing the economic crisis that has plagued their country for some time.

No extradition request for Assange, says Ecuador

No extradition request for Assange, says Ecuador

Ecuador said Wednesday it has received no extradition request for Julian Assange, which his lawyers have long cited as the reason the WikiLeaks founder has refused to leave its London embassy.

Assange sues Ecuador over 'fundamental rights'

Assange sues Ecuador over 'fundamental rights'

WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange sued the Ecuador government Friday for violating his "fundamental rights" and limiting his access to the outside world while in asylum at its London embassy.

Amir, Ecuador President hold session of talks

Amir, Ecuador President hold session of talks

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani and the President Lenin Moreno of the Republic of Ecuador, Monday evening, held an official session of talks, at the Presidential ‘Carondelet Palace’ ...

Amir receives Ecuadorian National Order of Merit

Amir receives Ecuadorian National Order of Merit

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani was presented with the National Order of Merit by Ecuador President Lenin Moreno at the Presidential "Carondelet Palace" in Quito on Monday evening.

Amir starts tour of Latin American countries; New bilateral pacts to be signed in vital fields

Amir starts tour of Latin American countries; New bilateral pacts to be signed in vital fields

His Highness the Amir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad al-Thani arrived yesterday evening in Quito, on a two-day state visit to the Republic of Ecuador.