Many Guayaquil inmates were in possession of weapons and sticks of dynamite
The death toll is 68 dead and 25 wounded violent clashes began last Friday in the prison of Guayaquil, a port city in Ecuador on the Pacific coast. The prosecutor has announced the opening of an investigation. Many detainees were in possession of weapons and sticks of dynamite, seized during police operations. In recent months, the Guayaquil prison has already been the scene of clashes in recent months. At the end of September, about a hundred people lost their lives.