TITLE

Plus ca change: Ole!

PUB. DATE
February 1976
SOURCE
National Review;2/6/1976, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p77
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article deals with the frequent coup d'etats in Ecuador since gaining independence in 1962. After the country acquire its independence, consecutive social unrest has been experienced by its citizens. Several presidents including Eloy Alfaro have been overthrown by the people. Hence, the problems associated with the political sector of the country has caused economic depression in the nation. In this regard, the Ecuadorian government has created an army of juntas that would restore national unity.
ACCESSION #
6046246

 

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