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Ecuador

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Ecuador

Ecuador

Ecuador

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Ecuador's Congress overwhelmingly voted today to install Vice President Gustavo Noboa as head of state, in the wake of a short-lived military coup that sent the then president into hiding. Earlier this week, Ecuador announced plans to convert its currency to the dollar, sparking widespread protest. The new President has announced his intention to continue the policy of "dollarization." Reporter Samantha Newport speaks to Don from Quito.

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