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Chinese Vice President Li Yuanchao (L) with Venezuelan Vice President Jorge Arriaza in Caracas on May 16. (JUAN BARRETO/AFP/Getty Images)

China's Expanding Involvement in the Latin American Energy Sector

Ecuadorian President Rafael Correa speaks at a press conference on June 27. (RODRIGO BUENDIA/AFP/Getty Images)

Ecuador, U.S.: Cooperation Continues Amid Strained Relations

Ecuador Emerges as Latin America's Leftist Leader