Journalist and news presenter for national television network Ecuavisa, Lenín Artieda, is pictured from behind watching Ecuadorian authorities enter his newsroom to investigate a letter bomb sent to him. Artieda was slightly injured when a USB flash drive containing explosives detonated. Similar attacks took place against other journalists in other parts of Ecuador. (Photo: Attorney General's Office of Ecuador)

Ecuador on edge: Political paralysis and spiking crime pose new threats to press freedom