ecuador ecuador  /ˈɛ kwə ˌdɔr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a republic in northwestern South America; became independent from Spain in 1822; the landscape is dominated by the Andes

News

  1. Two years in Ecuador: Stories of its people, places and culture

    Paquiestancia in Ecuador. ( Kellie Thompson / Courtesy Photo ) For nearly two years, Kellie Thompson of Estes Park lived and worked in a small indigenous village in Ecuador.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Estes Park Trail Gazette

  2. Ecuador Gold & Copper Corp. announces non-brokered Private Placement for US$1,000,000

    Ecuador Gold & Copper Corp. announces non-brokered Private Placement for US$1,000,000
    on June 20, 2013     Source: CNW Group via Yahoo! Finance

  3. Ecuador has a sinister anniversary gift for Julian Assange

    A year ago, Ecuador allowed fugitive WikiLeaker Julian Assange to seek refuge in its London embassy. Now its new media law tightens the vice on journalists critical of the South American country’s government.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: GlobalPost

Quotes

  1. "I'm sorry to tell you that the conversation were pretty advanced to free 12 hostages, including Ingrid Betancourt, in Ecuador," said Correa in a televised address.
    on Mar 2, 2008 By: Rafael Correa Source: USA Today

  2. "I've done everything in my power to invite Venezuela and Ecuador to participate," Noble said.
    on May 15, 2007 By: Ronald Noble Source: 940 News

  3. "He runs with communists but he isn't man enough to call himself communist," Noboa said of his opponent. "Here I have you totally naked Correa, showing Ecuador what you are."
    on Nov 23, 2006 By: Alvaro Noboa Source: International Herald Tribune

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