Eight were killed over 12 days of protests which ended after deal was struck with Ecuador’s president to restore fuel subsidies

Within hours of a deal which ended Ecuador’s worst political unrest in recent memory, thousands of indigenous people – along with student volunteers and local residents – took to the streets of Quito to clean up the city.

Teams worked their way through El Arbolito park which was still littered with burning tires and paving slabs which had been used as barricades.

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