The Ecuadorian Prosecutor's Office warns about alleged makes an attempt by felony teams to destabilize the nation | EUROtoday

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The Fiscal General of Ecuador has warned about alleged makes an attempt to felony teams for destabilize the nation and hinder ongoing investigations, equivalent to these within the case 'Metastatic', which investigates a plot of judicial, police and jail corruption.

In an announcement, the Prosecutor's Office reported that it continues working after having obtained the advance testimonials throughout the framework of the fiscal investigation of the 'Metstasis' case, through which 52 persons are prosecuted for alleged organized crime.

And alert the citizen concerning the “desperate attempts by criminal organizationswhich – through various strategies that they have put into practice and others that they plan to execute – seek to divert attention from these processes, destabilize the country and hinder investigations.

The Prosecutor's Office called on public opinion to stay focused, to inform itself through official channels and “to not be fooled by those that search impunity in any respect prices.”

“The instances uncovered by the investigations are only one step in the whole path that continues to be to be adopted in favor of higher days for Ecuador,” he indicated.

And for this reason, he reiterated his firm commitment to continue working against corruption, drug trafficking and all types of crimes, “in such a approach that stable bases are established on which a greater future might be constructed.”

In the statement, the Prosecutor's Office did not make any direct reference to the strategies that it considers that criminal groups have been using to “destabilize” the country.

However, Ecuador has witnessed violent events in recent days, such as the kidnapping of eleven people in a hotel and the murder of five of them on Friday, as well as an armed attack on Saturday in the coastal area of ​​the country, which left eight dead and a dozen injured.

Ecuador is in a state of emergency and in an “inside armed battle” in opposition to felony gangs, decreed final January by the pinnacle of state, Daniel Noboain occasions of a rising wave of violence.