The “Two Faces” Of Ortega

From Pxmolina on Confidencial, the two faces of Daniel Ortega: Left side: Dialogue, Peace, Love. Right side: Kille them, Burn them, Not important if they are...

Nicaragua’s Paramilitary Groups Receive Orders “From The Highest Level”

President Daniel Ortega and his wife and vice-president, Rosario Murillo, are turning to paramilitary groups to suppress the civic rebellion - that began two...

As Demonstrators Demand Nicaraguan President’s Resignation, Government Accuses Opposition of Coup

The political crisis in Nicaragua is intensifying. More than 186 people have been killed since widespread demonstrations to oust Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega began...

Banpro Closes 5 Branches For Insecurity

Banpro Grupo Promerica announced yesterday (Tuesday) that 5 branches located in the east and west of the country remain closed due to the insecurity. "Due...

Hooded Gunmen Hold Up Journalists In Managua

Journalists Leticia Gaitán, of 100% Noticias, and Daliana Ocaña, of Channel 12, were held up at gunpoint by a group of hooded gunmen (parapoliciales),...

Government Forces Try To Subdue Masaya, Six Dead

Nicaraguan police and pro-government paramilitaries moved to reassert control over the city of Masaya by force Tuesday. The city that had declared a breakaway...

Nicaraguans try to topple a dictator — again

After months of near-constant protest in Nicaragua, at least 215 people are dead, 1,000 are injured, and President Daniel Ortega – an authoritarian leader...

Nicaragua Unrest: What You Should Know

More than 170 people have died in Nicaragua since unrest began two months ago. Protesters have taken to the streets demanding President Daniel Ortega...

Once a symbol of Somoza-era torture, Nicaragua prison holds protesters

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Alleged Armed Attack By Police Left Seven Dead in Managua This Saturday Morning

Despite the surprise announcement Friday night of the consensus between the government and the Civil Alliance, this Saturday morning, in the barrio Carlos Marx,...

There will be truth and justice

In a surprise announcement, Nicaragua's influential Catholic bishops late Friday said the Daniel Ortega government, as demanded by the Alianza Cívica por la Justicia...

Many Nicaraguans Seek To Flee The Country

As the crisis worsens in Nicaragua, pressure on the part of society that demands the resignation of President Daniel Ortega remains. This generates that,...

Nicaragua Looks No Closer To Bloodshed’s End

Following Thursday's 24-hour nationwide strike that literally deserted the capital city of Managua and other cities and towns, fresh clashes rang out between riot...

Consensus Appears Far Off

The Episcopal Conference of Nicaragua (ECN) on Friday tried to revive the national dialogue in an effort to bring a resolution to a crisis...

The Entire Country Paralyzed on Thursday

Business activity, from small to large businesses, was paralyzed on Thursday in all departments of Nicaragua during the 24-hour national strike or "paro nacional"...

The National Strike In Photos & Videos

From zero hour (midnight) this Thursday, June 14, Nicaragua is experiencing the 24-hour national strike, "paro" in Spanish, called by the Alliance for Democracy...

Nicaragua In National Strike, With Armed Attacks and An Eye On Dialogue

Nicaragua woke up this morning, Thursday, to a national strike for 24 hours. But the country remains under a blanket of blood, caused by...

Managua Is ‘A Ghost Town’ As Protests Paralyze Economy

Trying to add momentum to widespread public demands for the ouster of President Daniel Ortega, Nicaragua’s main business association has called a one-day national...

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The “Two Faces” Of Ortega

From Pxmolina on Confidencial, the two faces of Daniel Ortega: Left side: Dialogue, Peace, Love. Right side: Kille them, Burn them, Not important if they are...

Nicaragua’s Paramilitary Groups Receive Orders “From The Highest Level”

President Daniel Ortega and his wife and vice-president, Rosario Murillo, are turning to paramilitary groups to suppress the civic rebellion - that began two...

As Demonstrators Demand Nicaraguan President’s Resignation, Government Accuses Opposition of Coup

The political crisis in Nicaragua is intensifying. More than 186 people have been killed since widespread demonstrations to oust Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega began...

Nicaraguans Endure Long Lines At Passport Office In Managua

Unemployment, fear and uncertainty due to the socio-political crisis in Nicaragua are some of the reasons that motivate hundreds of Nicaraguans to leave the...

Banpro Closes 5 Branches For Insecurity

Banpro Grupo Promerica announced yesterday (Tuesday) that 5 branches located in the east and west of the country remain closed due to the insecurity. "Due...

Hooded Gunmen Hold Up Journalists In Managua

Journalists Leticia Gaitán, of 100% Noticias, and Daliana Ocaña, of Channel 12, were held up at gunpoint by a group of hooded gunmen (parapoliciales),...

Government Forces Try To Subdue Masaya, Six Dead

Nicaraguan police and pro-government paramilitaries moved to reassert control over the city of Masaya by force Tuesday. The city that had declared a breakaway...

Nicaragua: Today’s Wi-Fi Is Yesterday’s Paving Stones

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Nicaraguans try to topple a dictator — again

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