Ecuador: Peruvian Agency Charges Ecuadorian Peasant with ‘Advocating Terrorism’

By David Martinez Last week, the Counter-Terrorist Directorate of Peru (DIRCOTE, Dirección contra el Terrorismo del Perú) charged an Ecuadorian peasant with “advocating terrorism” for making Facebook posts in support of the People’s War in Peru and Chairman Gonzalo (Abimael Guzman Reynoso), the leader of the Peruvian Revolution. The charge was made despite DIRCOTE having no jurisdiction in Ecuador, nor the Ecuadorian State having a … Continue reading Ecuador: Peruvian Agency Charges Ecuadorian Peasant with ‘Advocating Terrorism’