Inmates of the Regional de Guayaquil prison hold banners calling for peace after riots broke out at the Penitenciaria del Litoral, in Guayaquil, Ecuador on October 2. Photo: Reuters
Inmates of the Regional de Guayaquil prison hold banners calling for peace after riots broke out at the Penitenciaria del Litoral, in Guayaquil, Ecuador on October 2. Photo: Reuters
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Seven prisoners found dead in Ecuador jail affected by riots

  • The bodies were found in the Penitenciaria del Litoral where violence between gangs lead to the deaths of 119 inmates last month
  • The bodies were found in a pavilion used for conjugal visits, the SNAI authority said in a Twitter message, without elaborating

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Inmates of the Regional de Guayaquil prison hold banners calling for peace after riots broke out at the Penitenciaria del Litoral, in Guayaquil, Ecuador on October 2. Photo: Reuters
Inmates of the Regional de Guayaquil prison hold banners calling for peace after riots broke out at the Penitenciaria del Litoral, in Guayaquil, Ecuador on October 2. Photo: Reuters
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