efe-epaBy Daniela Brik Quito

Indigenous groups in Ecuador are preparing a huge demonstration in Quito to protest the Lenin Moreno government's recent economic decisions, while assaults, looting and protests continue in various spots around the country.

About 20,000 members of the indigenous tribes around the country are expected to take part in a demonstration scheduled for Wednesday in th capital along with other social groups, some of whom began arriving in the southern part of the Quito metro area on Monday.