Supporters of former President Rafael Correa participate in a rally in his favor after a judge ordered him jailed for failing to appear in court as required as part of a kidnapping probe, in Quito, Ecuador, Thursday, July 5, 2018. (AP Photo/Dolores Ochoa)

Latin America Defends Ecuador Ex-President Correa’s Fight Against US-Backed Persecution

“You have my solidarity, with the security that we will enjoy the final triumph of justice and that our peoples will democratically decide our countries’ futures and the future of Latin America.” — Lula da Silva to Rafael Correa