ecuadoran ecuadoran  /ˌɛ kwə ˈdɔ rən/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a native or inhabitant of Ecuador

News

  1. Snowden seeks asylum in Ecuador: minister

    Edward Snowden has requested asylum in Ecuador, the Ecuadoran foreign minister said Sunday, as he seeks to escape US justice for revealing secrets of a vast phone and Web surveillance drive.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Fox News

  2. Edward Snowden's Flight To Moscow: The Russians Really Need To Stop Trolling The US

    All of the internet is alight with the news that Edward Snowden has left Hong Kong and flown to Moscow. The spy/ whistleblower/ hero/traitor's ultimate destination is, at the time that I write this post, still unknown. The majority of news reports initially indicated that Snowden was headed to Venezuela via Cuba, but he was apparently met at the airport by personnel from the Ecuadoran embassy ...
    on June 23, 2013     Source: Forbes

  3. Julian Assange says WikiLeaks helping Snowden gain asylum

    WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange on Wednesday said members of his anti-secrecy website have been in contact with lawyers of alleged National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden and are helping him seek asylum in Iceland.Speaking to reporters during a conference call on the one-year anniversary of his own asylum in the Ecuadoran embassy in London, Assange said his group has a “common cause ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: NBC NEWS

Quotes

  1. In Ecuador, President Rafael Correa said Uribe had informed him of the combat and that "it appears the FARC entered Ecuadoran territory. The incident must be clarified a bit."
    on Mar 2, 2008 By: Rafael Correa Source: Boston Globe (registration)

  2. "The Ecuadoran economy will be pigeonholed by all the organisations as the worst bet in Latin America. As for democracy, there is not doubt it is in grave danger," said Osvaldo Hurtado, former president in 1981-1984 and head of the Christian...
    on Apr 15, 2007 By: Osvaldo Hurtado Source: Brisbane Times

  3. "In return for that" $40 million cleanup, "60 Minutes" reporter Scott Pelley asked attorney Steven Donziger, who represents Ecuadoran Amazon residents who filed suit against Texaco in 1993, "the Ecuadoran government signed off and said you're...
    on Jun 20, 2009 By: Scott Pelley Source: San Francisco Chronicle

Word of the Day
untenable untenable
/ən ˈtɛ nə bəl /