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Ecuador's Current President Will Not Be Its Next

Dec 8, 2015 | 02:53 GMT
Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa attends the closing session of a summit in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, on Nov. 11.
(FAYEZ NURELDINE/AFP/Getty Images)

The Ecuadorian National Assembly legally removed term limits from the presidency on Dec. 3, allowing the president to potentially run for office as many times as he wishes. Remarkably, the amendment, which in theory could promote stability by establishing continuity of leadership in the presidency, could actually weaken the country over the next four years as the country's economy continues to decline....

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