Ecuador, five foreign tourists attacked at Cuyabeno Wildlife Reserve, Sucumbios

Posted on September 29, 2012 • Filed under: Crime, Ecuador, TRAVEL

According to, five foreign tourists were assaulted by a criminal gang just as they were entering the Cuycabeno wildlife reserve in Sucumbios province, Ecuador. The information was provided by the Ministry of Environment. Information provided the gang of three are named the Black Eagles, Águilas Negras. In February, 2012, six men detained 20 foreigners for an hour which included Europeans, Americans, and Chileans. Losses in that attack were about 10,000 dollars. Park rangers and military have been sent into the area. Read Article

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