Weekly Report - 03 February 2022 (WR-22-05)

Colombia and Ecuador citizen security laws excite controversy

Colombia’s President Iván Duque promulgated a citizen security law last week that was drafted in response to large-scale anti-government protests staged in 2021. His Ecuadorean peer Guillermo Lasso, meanwhile, is attempting to push similar legislation through the national assembly. The most contentious aspect in both Colombia and Ecuador relates to the progressive use of force by the police.

End of preview - This article contains approximately 415 words.

Subscribers: Log in now to read the full article

Not a Subscriber?

Choose from one of the following options

Intelligence Research Ltd.
167-169 Great Portland Street,
5th floor,
London, W1W 5PF - UK
Phone : +44 (0) 203 695 2790
You may contact us via our online contact form
Copyright © 2022 Intelligence Research Ltd. All rights reserved.