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Thursday 23 March 2023 Dublin: 11°C

# Quito

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# santo domingo
Ecuador prison riot leaves 44 dead, 108 on the run
Authorities said a fight broke out between the rival Los Lobos and R7 gangs inside the Bellavista prison in Santo Domingo de los Colorados.
# Quito
22 people dead and dozens others injured as flooding hits Ecuador capital
Many in the city of 2.7 million people were taken to shelters.
All time
# South America
Ecuador earthquake: At least 233 dead as rescue efforts begin
The country was hit by the massive earthquake at around 1am Irish time.
# lonely planet
Lonely Planet names Dublin as third best city in the world to visit next year... here's who beat us
Kotor anyone?
# Assange
Julian Assange has 'lung condition' says Ecuadorian embassy
The Wikileaks founder is unwell according to Ecuador’s ambassador to London. Assange has spent the past five months holed-up in the London embassy.
# Julian Assange
Ecuador's president says Assange allegations 'not crimes' in most places
Correa said the alleged actions against the WikiLeaks founder were ‘not crimes in 90 to 95 per cent of the world’ but they had played no part in Quito’s decision to grant Assange asylum.