At least 58 inmates killed in Ecuador prison riot

Nov 13, 2021 | INVESTING

At least 58 prisoners were killed and a dozen injured in overnight violence at Ecuador’s Penitenciaria del Litoral prison, the government said on Saturday, in what has been characterised as fighting between gangs.The penitentiary, located in the southern city of Guayaquil, is the same prison where 119 inmates were killed in late September in the country’s worst-ever incident of prison violence.The government has blamed disputes between drug trafficking gangs for control of prisons for the…

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