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Correa: assembly can’t dissolve Congress

Ecuador’s new leftist president said Thursday a proposed assembly to write a new constitution should not dissolve Congress but only limit its functions, apparently softening a position that had driven the nation into a legal crisis. President Rafael Correa has vowed to rewrite the constitution to reduce the power of the “political mafia” he says runs the country, convoking an April 15 referendum on a special assembly to retool the charter. Full Story

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