Ecuador's President Rafael Correa, right, embraces human rights activist and former vice president, Lenin Moreno, during the Alianza PAIS party convention where Moreno was tapped as the ruling party presidential candidate, in Quito, Ecuador, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016. The elections for president and legislators are scheduled for Feb. 19, 2017.
Ecuador's President Rafael Correa, right, embraces human rights activist and former vice president, Lenin Moreno, during the Alianza PAIS party convention where Moreno was tapped as the ruling party presidential candidate, in Quito, Ecuador, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016. The elections for president and legislators are scheduled for Feb. 19, 2017. Dolores Ochoa AP
Ecuador's President Rafael Correa, right, embraces human rights activist and former vice president, Lenin Moreno, during the Alianza PAIS party convention where Moreno was tapped as the ruling party presidential candidate, in Quito, Ecuador, Saturday, Oct. 1, 2016. The elections for president and legislators are scheduled for Feb. 19, 2017. Dolores Ochoa AP

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