Jul 14, 2022
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The latter, in fact, have managed to include their Country Email List voices and a permanent presence in the press conferences that the leaders offer every night. However, unlike what happened in 2019, on the occasion of the strong protests against the Country Email List government of Lenín Moreno, the workers' organizations did not immediately go on strike and called for a mobilization for June 22. On the second day of the strike, Leónidas Iza, the president of Conaie, was arrested for interruption of public services. For the mobilized social actors, this action Country Email List represents a clear political persecution and the fulfillment. Of the threat made months ago by the Country Email List president of the nation himself when he stated that will end up with his bones in jail . " This arrest aroused a wave of repudiation due to its multiple irregularities and ignited the spirits, adding Country Email List more organizations and inhabitants of popular neighborhoods to the mobilization. On the third day of the strike, in the city of Cuenca, the third largest in the country, several clashes were reported between university students and police officers, who, violating university autonomy, launched tear gas inside the Country Email List institution, as had happened in 2019 in the Catholic University in Quito. It was the same repressive action that Country Email List caused the entire academic community, headed by the rector María Augusta Hermida, to join the strike and mobilize peacefully the next day.. Similar scenes were experienced on the eighth and ninth Country Email List days of the strike when the security forces cracked down near the Salesian University, one of the two universities that, together with the Central University, decided to open their doors as humanitarian reception centers. The same thing happened at the Catholic University, which was entered by an Country Email List anti-riot group violating its autonomy.