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Ecuador election cliff-hanger: Leader near outright victory - Philippine Star;

Ecuador election cliff-hanger: Leader near outright victory - Philippine Star

Philippine StarEcuador election cliff-hanger: Leader near outright victoryPhilippine StarLenin Moreno, presidential candidate for the ruling party Alliance PAIS, center, poses for a photo with supporters after a news conference in Quito, Ecuador, Monday, Feb. 20, 2017. The hand-picked candidate of President Rafael Correa, Moreno held an ...and more »

QUITO Petroleumworld.com 02 21 2017 - Petroleumworld.com;

QUITO Petroleumworld.com 02 21 2017 - Petroleumworld.com

Petroleumworld.comQUITO Petroleumworld.com 02 21 2017Petroleumworld.comEcuador's top electoral authority will wait until Wednesday to announce whether the South American country faces a runoff presidential election, the organization's President Juan Pablo Pozo said in a press conference. As crowds of demonstrators ...and more »

Ecuadorian Election Too Close to Call - Latin American Herald Tribune;

Ecuadorian Election Too Close to Call - Latin American Herald Tribune

Latin American Herald TribuneEcuadorian Election Too Close to CallLatin American Herald TribuneQUITO – Ecuador's National Electoral Council (CNE) said on Monday that officials would need three more days to tabulate results from the weekend presidential contest and determine whether a runoff will be required. CNE President Juan Pablo Pozo said at ...and more »

FIGHTING FUND - Morning Star Online

FIGHTING FUNDMorning Star OnlineECUADOREAN socialist presidential candidate Lenin Moreno teetered on the brink of victory last night, holding an 11-point advantage over his right-wing opponent with 89 per cent of votes counted. Mr Moreno had slightly over 39 per cent of the votes in ...and more »

Lenin Moreno: 'We Will Continue to Offer Our Hand to Everyone' - teleSUR English;

Lenin Moreno: 'We Will Continue to Offer Our Hand to Everyone' - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishLenin Moreno: 'We Will Continue to Offer Our Hand to Everyone'teleSUR EnglishLenin Moreno, candidate of the ruling Alianza Pais party, celebrates the early results of the presidential election with supporters in Quito. | Photo: Reuters. Previous; Next. Published 20 February 2017. 0. Comments. Increases text size - Decreases ...and more »

Ecuador Exit Polls Are Inconclusive in Presidential Election - Bloomberg

Ecuador Exit Polls Are Inconclusive in Presidential ElectionBloombergExit polls released shortly after voting stations in Ecuador's presidential election closed indicated either a first-round victory by ruling-party candidate Lenin Moreno or a runoff with conservative Guillermo Lasso. “We have won the elections,” Moreno ...and more »

Who Is Guillermo Lasso, Ecuador's Right-Wing Opposition Leader? - teleSUR English;

Who Is Guillermo Lasso, Ecuador's Right-Wing Opposition Leader? - teleSUR English

teleSUR EnglishWho Is Guillermo Lasso, Ecuador's Right-Wing Opposition Leader?teleSUR EnglishLasso has a 20-year history of pushing some of the most backward social and economic policies in the continent. As Ecuadoreans await the official results of Sunday's presidential elections we take a look at presidential candidate Guillermo Lasso, who ...and more »

Ruling party candidate leads Ecuador presidential poll in partial results - FRANCE 24;

Ruling party candidate leads Ecuador presidential poll in partial results - FRANCE 24

FRANCE 24Ruling party candidate leads Ecuador presidential poll in partial resultsFRANCE 24Leftist government candidate Lenin Moreno was winning Ecuador's presidential election on Sunday, partial results showed, and was close to the margin needed to avoid a runoff against conservative former banker Guillermo Lasso. In the event of a runoff, ...and more »

Moreno edges closer to win in Ecuador presidential election - Daily Times;

Moreno edges closer to win in Ecuador presidential election - Daily Times

Daily TimesMoreno edges closer to win in Ecuador presidential electionDaily TimesQUITO: Leftist Lenin Moreno appeared to be edging towards an outright victory in Ecuador's presidential elections on Sunday, with partial results showing him close to crossing the margin needed to avoid a runoff. The vote is a test of the legacy of ...and more »

Ruling party candidate leads in Ecuador's presidential vote - theday.com;

Ruling party candidate leads in Ecuador's presidential vote - theday.com

theday.comRuling party candidate leads in Ecuador's presidential votetheday.comLenin Moreno, presidential candidate for the ruling party Alliance PAIS, and running mate Vice President Jorge Glas, flash thumbs up as they greet supporters after their arrival to await the results of the general election, in Quito, Ecuador, Sunday, Feb.and more »

Early Ecuador election tally suggests runoff between leftist, ex-banker - Daily News & Analysis

Early Ecuador election tally suggests runoff between leftist, ex-bankerDaily News & AnalysisLeftist government candidate Lenin Moreno was winning Ecuador's presidential election on Sunday, first results showed, though he was just short of the margin needed to avoid a runoff against conservative ex-banker Guillermo Lasso. The winner needs 40 ...and more »

Ecuador in key vote for Latin American left - Digital Journal;

Ecuador in key vote for Latin American left - Digital Journal

Digital JournalEcuador in key vote for Latin American leftDigital JournalEcuador voted Sunday in general elections that could see a pillar of the Latin American left swing to the right -- and potentially deprive WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange of his place of refuge in London. President Rafael Correa, who is not running ...and more »

Correa takes a bow - The Star Online;

Correa takes a bow - The Star Online

The Star OnlineCorrea takes a bowThe Star OnlineWorking together: Correa (centre) raising the hands of Moreno (left) and Glas after they registered their candidacy for 2017 elections in Quito. — AFP. WHEN writing about global politics it's difficult to avoid the T-word (and without the T, he's just ...and more »

Ecuador: The end of the 'Citizens' Revolution'? - Deutsche Welle;

Ecuador: The end of the 'Citizens' Revolution'? - Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleEcuador: The end of the 'Citizens' Revolution'?Deutsche WelleFor the first time in ten years the name Rafael Correa will not be on the ballot in this Sunday's presidential election. The 'Citizens' Revolution,' as Correa calls his administration, could nevertheless go on. Ecuador Präsidentschaftskandidaten Lenin ...and more »

Ecuador's Opposition Presidential Candidate Promises to Kick Out Assange - Sputnik International;

Ecuador's Opposition Presidential Candidate Promises to Kick Out Assange - Sputnik International

Sputnik InternationalEcuador's Opposition Presidential Candidate Promises to Kick Out AssangeSputnik InternationalIf he wins on Sunday, the lead opposition candidate in Ecuador's presidential election has vowed to immediately remove Wikileaks publisher Julian Assange from the country's embassy in London. Guillermo Lasso, a former banker, is running against former ...and more »

Ecuador candidate wants Julian Assange out - NEWS.com.au;

Ecuador candidate wants Julian Assange out - NEWS.com.au

NEWS.com.auEcuador candidate wants Julian Assange outNEWS.com.auECUADOR'S lead opposition candidate is offering a sharp break with ten years of leftist rule in the Andean country. Conservative former banker Guillermo Lasso is vowing to remove Wikileaks founder Julian Assange from the nation's London embassy, speak ...and more »

8 things to know about Ecuador's elections - TRT World;

8 things to know about Ecuador's elections - TRT World

TRT World8 things to know about Ecuador's electionsTRT WorldEcuadorians have a major decision on their hands. The nation will go to the polls on Sunday to decide whether to say goodbye to the left in the wake of corruption scandals and a faltering economy. Photo by: AP (Archive). Around 12.8 million people are ...and more »

Wikileaks Getting Nervous As Ecuador Election Candidates Pledge to Evict Assange - Heat Street;

Wikileaks Getting Nervous As Ecuador Election Candidates Pledge to Evict Assange - Heat Street

Heat StreetWikileaks Getting Nervous As Ecuador Election Candidates Pledge to Evict AssangeHeat StreetWikileaks is showing signs of nerves ahead of an election in Ecuador which could see Julian Assange evicted from his embassy safehouse. The leaking service has started lobbying online for voters to shore up support for its founder, who has spent more ...and more »

Ex-banker and leftist Correa ally vie in Ecuador election - Reuters;

Ex-banker and leftist Correa ally vie in Ecuador election - Reuters

ReutersEx-banker and leftist Correa ally vie in Ecuador electionReutersLenin Moreno, presidential candidate from the ruling PAIS Alliance party, gives a speech during a campaign rally in Quito, Ecuador, February 15, 2017. REUTERS/Mariana Bazo. 1/6. left. right. Lenin Moreno, presidential candidate from the ruling PAIS ...and more »

What Wikileaks Reveals About America's Role In Ecuador's Elections - Mintpress News (blog);

What Wikileaks Reveals About America's Role In Ecuador's Elections - Mintpress News (blog)

Mintpress News (blog)What Wikileaks Reveals About America's Role In Ecuador's ElectionsMintpress News (blog)In the final days of Ecuador's presidential campaign, WikiLeaks republishes U.S. diplomatic cables related to the three major candidates. By teleSUR | February 16, 2017. Be Sociable, Share! Twitter · Facebook. Reddit. Google+. Ecuador's 2017 ...and more »