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Ecuador's President Rafael Correa speaks to members of the foreign press at the government palace in Quito, Ecuador, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014. Correa, who was first elected in January 2007, said the relationship between his government and the U.S. government are tense and there is mutual distrust, clarifying that he is not anti-American and personally likes the U.S. where he earned two university degrees. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)

Ecuador's President Rafael Correa speaks to members of the foreign press at the government palace in Quito, Ecuador, Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014. Correa, who was first elected in January 2007, said the relationship between his government and the U.S. government are tense and there is mutual distrust, clarifying that he is not anti-American and personally likes the U.S. where he earned two university degrees. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)

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