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Nicaragua: Country in Central America
Nicaragua, officially the Republic of Nicaragua, is the largest country in the Central American isthmus, bordered by Honduras to the northwest, the Caribbean to the east, Costa Rica to the south, and the Pacific Ocean to the southwest. Managua is the country's capital and largest city and is also the third-largest city in Central America, behind Tegucigalpa and Guatemala City. The multi-ethnic population of six million includes people of indigenous, European, African, and Asian heritage. The main language is Spanish. Indigenous tribes on the Mosquito Coast speak their own languages and English.

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U.S. citizen shot dead in Nicaraguan prison was a Navy veteran, critic of President Ortega

Eddy Montes, a protestor shot dead in a Nicaragua prison this week, was a naturalized U.S. citizen who served in the Navy, but ultimately returned to the Central American country where he fought for a..
Reuters - Published

Mayor and โ€˜Foreign Ministerโ€™: How Bernie Sanders Brought the Cold War to Burlington

Referendums, rallies, a trip to Nicaragua โ€” all were part of his effort to infuse left-wing activism into local politics.
NYTimes.com - Published

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Is Joe Biden His Own Worst Enemy? [Video]Is Joe Biden His Own Worst Enemy?

Joe Biden is set to run for President. Politico is speculating that Biden's worst enemy may be Joe Biden himself. Biden is carrying with him nearly a half a century in the major leagues of American..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:52Published

Nicaragua remembers: Anniversary of mass protests [Video]Nicaragua remembers: Anniversary of mass protests

Easter processions see people remember those who died during protests against President Daniel Ortega.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:22Published

Fleeing poverty and persecution, Nicaraguans seek better lives [Video]Fleeing poverty and persecution, Nicaraguans seek better lives

The Latin American country's problems are no longer just political as it falls into the worst economic slump in three decades.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:44Published

Nicaragua protests: One year anniversary march halted [Video]Nicaragua protests: One year anniversary march halted

Hundreds of police filled the streets in Managua hours before the march was set to begin.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:17Published

Future unclear for Nicaragua's political prisoners [Video]Future unclear for Nicaragua's political prisoners

More than 200 people remain in jail, a year after protests against President Daniel Ortega.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:40Published

Some Achievable Fixes To The Asylum System [Video]Some Achievable Fixes To The Asylum System

Managing the growing numbers of asylum claims on the southern border is only becoming more challenging.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 02:17Published

Judge Blocks Temporary Protected Status Changes for Haitians [Video]Judge Blocks Temporary Protected Status Changes for Haitians

A New York district judge says there was enough evidence to believe the change in policy could be discriminatory.

Credit: Newsy Studio     Duration: 00:57Published

Prince Charles and Camilla visit Cuba despite U.S. crackdown [Video]Prince Charles and Camilla visit Cuba despite U.S. crackdown

The couple are the first British royals to visit the the Communist-run nation. Rough cut (no reporter narration)

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 00:56Published

 

U.S. citizen arrested during protests in Nicaragua killed in prison shooting

The Nicaraguan government said on Thursday a man arrested in May last year during months of anti-government protests was killed in a shooting at the prison near Managua where he was being held.
Reuters - Published
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