RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL - During the last Labor Day holiday in Ecuador, and despite the State of Exception declared by President Guillermo Lasso, which allowed the mobilization of more than 9,000 police and military personnel into the streets, at least 11 murders were reported in the cities of Guayaquil, Durán and Samborondón, which make up zone 8 of Ecuador and which have become the epicenter of violence in the country. The criminal acts have not only left dead but also injured.
On Monday, for example, the body of a foreign man was found wrapped in jute bags . . .