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News Nicaragua » police: Prisoner killed in Nicaragua was a U.S. Navy veteran

News source: https://www.latimes.com/world/la-fg-nicaragua-american-navy-20190518-story.html
Publicated on: Saturday 18 May 2019

A Nicaraguan American dual national who died in a prison disturbance in Nicaragua served in the U.S. Navy and was ... Marvin Montes said his cousin was jailed in October after complaining to police ...

News Nicaragua » police: Man arrested during Nicaragua's massive protests killed in prison

News source: https://www.nbcnews.com/news/latino/man-arrested-during-nicaragua-s-massive-protests-killed-prison-n1006946
Publicated on: Friday 17 May 2019

Montes Praslin was killed on May 16, 2019, by a bullet in a prison north of the capital amid disturbances that left six prison officials injured, Nicaragua's interior ministry said.Nicaraguan National ...

News Nicaragua » police: State Department reveals Nicaraguan police killed imprisoned US citizen

News source: https://www.washingtonexaminer.com/news/state-department-reveals-nicaraguan-police-killed-imprisoned-us-citizen
Publicated on: Saturday 18 May 2019

In a statement released on Saturday, the Department of State revealed U.S. citizen Eddy Montes, 57, died while in prison in Nicaragua. "We vehemently condemn the killing of Mr. Montes. His death, the ...

News Nicaragua » police: US-Nicaraguan man killed in detention served in US Navy

News source: https://www.sfchronicle.com/news/crime/article/US-Nicaraguan-man-killed-in-detention-served-in-13856436.php
Publicated on: Saturday 18 May 2019

Marvin Montes said his cousin was jailed in October after complaining to police that pro-government activists had occupied several acres of his property in Matagalpa, a city in northern Nicaragua. The ...

News Nicaragua » police: Nicaragua’s journalists are under government attack

News source: https://www.miamiherald.com/opinion/op-ed/article230150489.html
Publicated on: uesday 07 May 2019

Nicaragua offers a cautionary tale of what happens when censorship ... Reporters covering the protests faced harassment, injury, equipment theft and detention at the hands of police and pro-government ...

News Nicaragua » police: 40 years later, grappling with regime change in Nicaragua

News source: https://www.bostonglobe.com/opinion/2019/05/08/years-later-grappling-with-regime-change-nicaragua/UYCtoMsK1f3HeN1gy3PIiK/story.html?p1=Article_Recirc_InThisSection
Publicated on: Wednesday 08 May 2019

Now the country is facing a strikingly similar situation: President Daniel Ortega is, by all measures, an autocrat, and his police and para-military squads have killed more than 300 people since ...

News Nicaragua » police: While the world is distracted by Venezuela, repression continues in Nicaragua

News source: https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/global-opinions/while-the-world-is-distracted-by-venezuela-repression-continues-in-nicaragua/2019/05/09/6e6be97a-70ed-11e9-9eb4-0828f5389013_story.html
Publicated on: hursday 09 May 2019

Mr. Ortega’s Venezuelan-, Cuban- and Russian-backed police and paramilitary forces have used selective ... Reporters Without Borders now ranks Nicaragua 114th on its World Press Freedom Index, down ...

News Nicaragua » police: Others say - Repression rolls in Nicaragua

News source: https://www.arkansasonline.com/news/2019/may/17/repression-rolls-in-nicaragua-20190517/
Publicated on: hursday 16 May 2019

Ortega's Venezuelan-, Cuban- and Russian-backed police and paramilitary forces have used selective ... That is what Ortega has achieved, albeit at the cost of destabilizing Nicaragua's once-growing ...

News Nicaragua » police: U.S. citizen arrested during protests in Nicaragua killed in prison shooting

News source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-nicaragua-prison/u-s-citizen-arrested-during-protests-in-nicaragua-killed-in-prison-shooting-idUSKCN1SN04N?feedType=RSS&feedName=domesticNews
Publicated on: hursday 16 May 2019

The U.S. embassy in Nicaragua condemned the use of lethal force against Montes ... Montes had been accused of attacking a police station during last year’s protests. The Nicaraguan government has said ...

News Nicaragua » police: Nicaragua: Kidnapped Young People Appear at the Cathedral and a Hospital

News source: https://havanatimes.org/briefs/nicaragua-kidnapped-young-people-appear-at-the-cathedral-and-a-hospital/
Publicated on: onday 20 May 2019

We also denounce the so-called “false positives” that seek to encourage negative reactions against Nicaragua and the supreme interest ... An hour later, the police also issued a press release inviting ...

News Nicaragua » police: 2 students die in local clashes in Nicaragua

News source: https://menafn.com/1098496520/2-students-die-in-local-clashes-in-Nicaragua
Publicated on: Wednesday 08 May 2019

have left two university student demonstrators dead in Nicaragua. Police haven't declared that deaths instantly, however, pictures of the two men, have been circulating across social networks. ...

News Nicaragua » police: Universal Periodic Review 33: Nicaragua

News source: https://www.gov.uk/government/news/universal-periodic-review-33-nicaragua
Publicated on: hursday 16 May 2019

We urge Nicaragua to allow the OHCHR access to the country and to ensure progress is made on electoral reforms, including the OAS recommendations. We recommend: Disbanding paramilitaries, preventing ...