Ecuador: cartoonist summonsed over drawing that President found offensive

Posted on January 15, 2014 • Filed under: Ecuador, Politics

NAMPA / AFP. reported… Ecuador’s new media regulator, considered a censorship tool by the opposition, has opened proceedings against a press cartoonist whose drawing was considered offensive by President Rafael Correa.
Xavier Bonilla, who works for El Universo, one of Ecuador’s main newspapers, which is known for its critical tone against the president, told AFP he had received notification of a summons Tuesday evening.
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