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As a result of an ongoing crisis, Lenin Moreno's administration has had 3 vice presidents since 2017.
FUT representatives assured the mobilization that the participants would respect all the precautionary measures, including hygiene, mask use, and social distancing.
President Moreno allowed a partial restart of activities in public institutions on Monday.
Near 31,500 of the 126,000 employees registered in the Ecuador's capital will be incorporated to work.
This new environmental impact worsens the health situation of the Indigenous communities.
Despite the constant increase in infections and deaths, President Moreno's administration believes the pandemic is contained.
The Defense Ministry expected the Army to support the Police in the country's internal control.
“The situation in the impacted communities is not only alarming but critical, especially in terms of the health of children," Ecuador's Alliance of Human Rights Organizations said.
“Ecuadorian justice ruled in favor of our request (...) in the face of government inaction (...),” President of the Waorani nation said.