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  1. On Being Breathless in the Age of TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Common Dreams

    As people set upon Khashoggi, he started fighting for air, repeating, "I can't breathe" at least three times. Journalist Jamal Khashoggi repeatedly told his killers "I can't breathe" during his final moments in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul on October 2, CNN reported Monday.

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  2. Ecuador court to hear appeals of Julian Assange on WednesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Newkerala.com

    Quito [Ecuador], Dec 12 : An Ecuadorian court will consider on Wednesday the appeal submitted by the defense of Wikileaks founder Julian Assange, who is living in the country's embassy in London, against the demand of the country's government to comply with a protocol containing rules specially developed for him, Assange's lawyer in Ecuador, Carlos Poveda, told Sputnik. The whistleblower has been living in the Ecuadorian embassy since 2012.

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  3. Enough U.K. guarantees for Assange to leave embassyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Antelope Valley Press

    QUITO, Ecuador - Ecuador's president has ramped up pressure on Julian Assange to leave his country's embassy in London, saying that Britain had provided sufficient guarantees that the WikiLeaks founder won't be extradited to face the death penalty abroad. Lenin Moreno's comments in a radio interview Thursday suggest that months of quiet diplomacy between the U.K. and Ecuador to resolve Assange's situation is bearing fruit at a time when questions are swirling about the former Australian hacker's legal fate in the U.S. "The road is clear for Mr. Assange to take the decision to leave," Moreno said, referring to written assurances he said he had received from Britain.

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  4. World news in briefRead the original story

    Friday Dec 7 | Recorder

    One of two crew members recovered after two U.S. warplanes collided and crashed off Japan's coast early Thursday is dead and five others remain missing, the U.S. military said. Both were in an F/A-18 Hornet fighter jet that collided with a KC-130 Hercules refueling aircraft collided during training at about 2 a.m. after taking off from their base in Iwakuni, near Hiroshima.

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  5. 'Julian Assange should leave Ecuador Embassy only if British govt guarantees his life'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 7 | Newkerala.com

    Quito [Ecuador], Dec 7 : Ecuadorian President Lenin Moreno said on Thursday that WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange should leave the Ecuadorian Embassy in London only if the United Kingdom guarantees that the 47-year-old Australian will not be extradited to a third country where he could face a death penalty. If the British government guarantees his life, I think it's in his best interest to hand himself over to the authorities, CNN quoted Moreno as saying.

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  6. Ecuador: Enough UK Guarantees for Assange to Leave EmbassyRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 6 | UAport

    Voice of America 07 Dec 2018, 05:05 GMT+10 QUITO, ECUADOR - Ecuador's president has ramped up pressure on Julian Assange to leave his country's embassy in London, saying Britain had provided sufficient guarantees that the WikiLeaks founder won't be extradited to face the death penalty abroad.

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  7. Ecuador president: Enough guarantees for WikiLeaks founder Julian...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | USA Today

    Ecuador's president has ramped up pressure on Julian Assange to leave his country's embassy in London, saying that Britain had provided sufficient guarantees that the WikiLeaks founder won't be extradited to face the death penalty abroad. Ecuador president: Enough guarantees for WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to leave embassy, return to UK Ecuador's president has ramped up pressure on Julian Assange to leave his country's embassy in London, saying that Britain had provided sufficient guarantees that the WikiLeaks founder won't be extradited to face the death penalty abroad.

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  8. Ecuadorians say Assange's time in London embassy may be nearing endRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 6 | Fox News

    Julian Assange's days holed up under the protection of the Ecuadorian Embassy in London may be numbered, as politicians in the Ecuadorian capital of Quito step up a campaign to strip him of his naturalized citizenship. "From what we have in hand, it has cost Ecuador almost six million dollars," Paola Vintimilla, Ecuadorian Representative to the National Assembly for the SocialChristian Party who is leading the political push on the Assange case told Fox News in a recent interview.

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  9. Ecuador vice president resigns amid investigation over paymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 5 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Ecuador's Vice President Maria Vicuna announced her resignation on Tuesday, one day after President Lenin Moreno relieved her of duties amid an investigation into payments she received as a legislator years ago. FILE PHOTO: Maria Alejandra Vicuna, the new vice president of Ecuador addresses the audience after she was elected by the National Assembly in Quito, Ecuador January 6, 2018.

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  10. Ecuador VP Resigns Amid Probe Over PaymentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | Voice of America

    Maria Vicuna gives a speech after her election as vice president by the National Assembly in Quito, Ecuador, Jan. 6, 2018. Ecuador's Vice President Maria Vicuna announced her resignation Tuesday, one day after President Lenin Moreno relieved her of duties amid an investigation into payments she received as a legislator years ago.

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  11. Manafort tried to broker deal with Ecuador to hand Assange over to U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 4 | National Post

    In at least two meetings with Manafort, Moreno and his aides allegedly discussed their desire to rid themselves of Assange, in exchange for concessions like debt relief from the United States There is no evidence that Manafort was working with - or even briefing - President Donald Trump or other administration officials on his discussions with the Ecuadoreans about Assange. WASHINGTON - In mid-May 2017, Paul Manafort, facing intensifying pressure to settle debts and pay mounting legal bills, flew to Ecuador to offer his services to a potentially lucrative new client - the country's incoming president, Lenn Moreno.

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  12. Galapagos giant tortoise gene study hints at longevity secretsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Channelnewsasia.com

    A Santa Cruz Island adult giant tortoise is measured by a park ranger on Santa Cruz Island, in the remote Ecuadorean archipelago 1,000km off South America's Pacific coast. QUITO, Ecuador: Galapagos giant tortoises possess genetic variants linked to DNA repair, immune response and cancer suppression - providing clues into their longevity, according to a study published Monday .

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  13. Ecuador VP Removed, Accused of Taking Kickbacks from AideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 3 | Voice of America

    Maria Alejandra Vicuna, the vice president of Ecuador, smiles to the audience after she was elected by the National Assembly in Quito, Ecuador, Jan. 6, 2018. Ecuador's President Lenin Moreno on Monday suspended his vice president, who faces allegations that as a congresswoman she took kickbacks from a staff member.

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  14. Get around mileage requirements for airline statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 30 | CNN

    Isn't flying the worst? Endless lines. Cramped seats. Selfish armrest hoarders. That's why it's so amazing that some people -- OK, me -- fly simply for the joy of being on an airplane.

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  15. Maria Vicuna Source: APRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 29 | WSOCTV

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  16. Authorities seize $1.3M in cocaine from suitcase at NY airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | KFOR-AM Lincoln

    Would the owner of a suitcase filled with $1.3 million in cocaine please report to the baggage claim at John F. Kennedy Airport. U.S. Customs and Border Protection are on the search for the owner of a very valuable suitcase that went unclaimed on a flight from Quito, Ecuador, to New York City last week.

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  17. Authorities seize $1.3M in cocaine from suitcase at NY airportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 28 | WJOL-AM Joliet

    Would the owner of a suitcase filled with $1.3 million in cocaine please report to the baggage claim at John F. Kennedy Airport. U.S. Customs and Border Protection are on the search for the owner of a very valuable suitcase that went unclaimed on a flight from Quito, Ecuador, to New York City last week.

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  18. U.K. and Ecuador Conspire to Deliver Julian Assange to U.S. AuthoritiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Dissident Voice

    Ecuadoreans hold up pictures of Julian Asssange in a show of support at the Government Palace in Quito, Ecuador on Oct. 31, 2018. The accidental revelation in mid-November that U.S. federal prosecutors had secretly filed charges against WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange underlines the determination of the Trump administration to end Assange's asylum in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, where he has been staying since 2012.

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  19. 11/27/2018Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Digby

    Manafort's plea deal fell apart because he apparently lied to the prosecutors after he made the deal. This is not a shock since he violated his bail agreement earlier and ended up in jail because of it.

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  20. Suitcase with more than 100lbs of cocaine worth $1.3M is seized at JFK AirportRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 27 | Daily Mail

    A suitcase containing $1.3million-worth of cocaine has been discovered at John F Kennedy Airport in New York, authorities say. It was seized by US Customs and Border Protection officers at the Brooklyn airport last Wednesday after having arrived on a flight from Quito, Ecuador.

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