Ecuador Minister to Apologize Publicly to Indigenous People Over Oil Project
September 30, 2014Wall Street Journal

Ecuador Minister to Apologize Publicly to Indigenous People Over Oil Project

Justice Minister Ledy Zuniga to Offer Apology in Ceremony Wednesday

Quito, Ecuador – Justice Minister Ledy Zuniga will offer a public apology to a community from the Sarayaku indigenous group on Wednesday over the development of an oil project in their ancestral lands almost two decades ago, which an international court said was a violation of their rights.

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