Ecuador – The police revolt of 30 September: Attempted coup or union-based revolt out of control? (Norw./Span.)

On Saturday 7 May 2011 Ecuador celebrated the third referendum during the administration of Rafael Correa, with the key questions related to judicial and media reforms. The referendums form part of the government’s reform of Ecuador’s political system. In this article - in Spanish and Norwegian Inés Luna explores what actually happened during the dramatic incidents on 30 september 2010, and how they were related to the ongoing conflicts about the way forward for Ecuadorian democracy.

Photo: David Coral

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Published May 9, 2011 8:23 PM - Last modified Oct. 25, 2013 4:34 PM