Police inspect the site of an explosion in southern Guayaquil, Ecuador on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Police inspect the site of an explosion in southern Guayaquil, Ecuador on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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Five dead, 15 injured in shooting and explosion in Ecuador port city

  • Authorities on Sunday said several others were missing and homes were damaged in the Ecuadorean port city of Guayaquil
  • Interior Minister Patricio Carrillo said the violence ‘is a declaration of war against the State’. The motive for the attack was unknown

Police inspect the site of an explosion in southern Guayaquil, Ecuador on Sunday. Photo: AFP
Police inspect the site of an explosion in southern Guayaquil, Ecuador on Sunday. Photo: AFP
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