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News Nicaragua » Government: Nicaragua releases 100 jailed protesters to house arrest

News source: http://www.startribune.com/nicaragua-releases-100-jailed-protesters-to-house-arrest/510188262/
Publicated on: onday 20 May 2019

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — The Nicaraguan government released 100 prisoners to a form of house arrest Monday, including three human rights activists. The administration of President Daniel Ortega said all ...

News Nicaragua » Government: Nicaraguan government says to release 100 political prisoners

News source: https://af.reuters.com/article/worldNews/idAFKCN1SR03O
Publicated on: onday 20 May 2019

In contrast to previous prisoner releases, the government said that several delegates of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) participated as observers. Nicaragua’s opposition has ...

News Nicaragua » Government: El Salvador ex-president Funes paid by Nicaragua government

News source: https://www.msn.com/en-ca/news/world/el-salvador-ex-president-funes-paid-by-nicaragua-government/ar-AABkngc
Publicated on: onday 13 May 2019

MANAGUA, Nicaragua - A fugitive former El Salvador president who received asylum from Nicaragua in 2016 said Monday that he has been working there as a paid adviser to the government of President ...

News Nicaragua » Government: Nicaragua: Ortega government continues to violate the right to freedom of press

News source: https://www.amnesty.org/en/latest/news/2019/05/nicaragua-ortega-government-continues-violate-freedom-press/
Publicated on: hursday 02 May 2019

Ahead of World Press Freedom Day, and more than a year since the Nicaraguan government launched its strategy of repression against the protests that began on 18 April 2018, Erika Guevara-Rosas, ...

News Nicaragua » Government: Business group: Nicaragua's economy in 'free fall'

News source: https://abcnews.go.com/International/wireStory/business-group-nicaragua-economy-free-fall-62609995
Publicated on: Wednesday 24 April 2019

Nicaragua's economy is in "free fall" a year after anti-government protests were violently repressed by the government and its supporters, the country's leading business association said Wednesday. ...

News Nicaragua » Government: Nicaragua government rejects early elections after OAS meeting

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-nicaragua-politics-idUSKCN1S02UV
Publicated on: Wednesday 24 April 2019

MANAGUA (Reuters) - Nicaragua will not hold early elections, the government announced on Wednesday, after holding a meeting with the Organization of American States (OAS), which had proposed moving ...