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Sep 17, 2018
Thousands protest against President Daniel Ortega in Nicaragua's capital; Opposition groups demand resignationThousands of protesters assembled in Nicaragua's capital, Managua to demand President Daniel Ortega's resignation.
Jul 31, 2018
Nicaragua unrest: Daniel Ortega defends parapolice violence against anti-government protestors as US issues warningNicaragua leader Daniel Ortega described armed and masked paramilitaries seen cooperating closely with his security forces against the protesters as "volunteer police."
Jul 25, 2018
Brazilian student, 3 others killed in Nicaragua amid unrest; US calls on Daniel Ortega government to end violenceThe Brazil government urged Nicaragua to punish those responsible for the killing and also "to guarantee the free exercise of individual rights and public liberties.
Jul 22, 2018
Nicaragua unrest: Hundreds march towards Managua, protest to defy president Daniel Ortega's crackdown on dissentHundreds of protests have converged in the Nicaragua's capital city of Managua to defy president Daniel Ortega's crackdown on dissent
Jul 18, 2018
Nicaragua unrest: Firefight erupts as security forces move into Masaya's Monimbo; neighbourhood is centre of resistance against govtGangs of armed men dressed as civilians appear to be working in coordination with police to remove roadblocks set up by the opposition that has snarled the country's traffic for months.
Jul 16, 2018
Nicaragua unrest: 10 dead, 20 injured after pro-govt forces launch operation to quell protests in Masaya, says human rights groupNicaragua's pro-government forces launched an operation in the country's south that left at least 10 people dead and around 20 injured on Sunday, a human rights group said.
Jul 13, 2018
Nicaragua unrest: Four police officers, one protester killed; death toll climbs to 260 in four months of anti-govt protestsMovement leader Francisca Ramirez, said the protesters — some of whom were armed — were "attacked by agents and paramilitaries," and responded with gunfire in Nicaragua
Jun 17, 2018
Peace talks between Nicaragua govt, civil society groups hindered after armed assailants kill eight people in ManaguaArmed assailants in Nicaragua's capital set fire to a house and started a gunfire at a street barricade, leaving eight people dead and thus hindering the peace talks between the government and civil society groups
Jun 06, 2018
'Human tragedy' of Nicaragua violence claims 121 lives, says human rights groupAt least 121 people have been killed in a wave of protests since 18 April against President Daniel Ortega's government, Nicaragua's main human rights group said Tuesday, calling it a "human tragedy."
Jun 03, 2018
Nicaragua protests: Six killed in Masaya during clashes as calls for President Daniel Ortega's resignation intensifyNicaragua protesters have fired homemade mortars to fend off a police crackdown in new unrest that left at least six people dead, including a US citizen, as the opposition renewed calls for President Daniel Ortega's resignation.