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Rafael Correa

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04/10 10:25 CET

Ecuador approves drilling for oil in Yasuni Amazon reserve.

Ecuador approves drilling for oil in Yasuni Amazon reserve.

After a ten-hour debate, Ecuador's parliament has approved drilling for oil in Yasuni National Park. Yasuni, in the western Amazon region, which boasts some of the planet's most diverse wildlife, holds close to a billion barrels of valuable crude oil. President Rafael Correa…


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