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July 13, 2000 | SEBASTIAN ROTELLA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Images of the exodus: * Every day, hundreds of Ecuadoreans hoping to settle in Europe and the United States cross paths in Quito's airport with glum countrymen who tried to sneak into Madrid, Miami and other major cities, posing as tourists, only to be sent back by airport immigration police. * Last month, a U.S. Coast Guard cutter in the Pacific intercepted a decrepit smuggling boat carrying 186 illegal immigrants, the ninth vessel from Ecuador stopped by U.S. authorities since March 1999.
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July 13, 2000 | SEBASTIAN ROTELLA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Images of the exodus: * Every day, hundreds of Ecuadoreans hoping to settle in Europe and the United States cross paths in Quito's airport with glum countrymen who tried to sneak into Madrid, Miami and other major cities, posing as tourists, only to be sent back by airport immigration police. * Last month, a U.S. Coast Guard cutter in the Pacific intercepted a decrepit smuggling boat carrying 186 illegal immigrants, the ninth vessel from Ecuador stopped by U.S. authorities since March 1999.
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