VIDEO: Inside Nicaragua’s historic protests
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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VIDEO: Inside Nicaragua’s historic protests

Video by Tim Rogers / Fusion - May 3, 2018

"Nicaragua is over it." That's how veteran journalist and Tico Times alumnus Tim Rogers sums up his video from the streets of Managua's recent protests. Rogers is…

Peace vigils for Nicaragua continue in Costa Rica
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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Peace vigils for Nicaragua continue in Costa Rica

AFP - April 30, 2018

Nicaraguan residents of Costa Rica, Costa Ricans of Nicaraguan descent, and others concerned about recent events in Managua and beyond have continued to show their support through…

Sandinista stronghold calls for Nicaraguan leader to end repression
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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Sandinista stronghold calls for Nicaraguan leader to end repression

Blanca Morel / AFP - April 25, 2018

León, a northern city that is a bastion of support for Nicaragua's ruling Sandinista party, wants President Daniel Ortega to put an end to repression and authoritarianism. It's…

PHOTOS: Nicaraguans in Costa Rica gather to support their country during hard times
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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PHOTOS: Nicaraguans in Costa Rica gather to support their country during hard times

The Tico Times - April 24, 2018

A group of Nicaraguans who live in Costa Rica gathered at the Plaza de la Democracia in downtown San José on April 21 to demonstrate their love…

President under pressure during Nicaraguan riots despite reform U-turn
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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President under pressure during Nicaraguan riots despite reform U-turn

Marco Sibaja / AFP - April 23, 2018

Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega remained under pressure on Monday despite backing down on a contentious pension reform plan that triggered four days of violence in which 24…

Protests continue, 20 people killed, journalist shot in Nicaragua unrest
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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Protests continue, 20 people killed, journalist shot in Nicaragua unrest

AFP - April 22, 2018

More than 20 people have been killed in a clashes between Nicaraguan police and demonstrators in a wave of protests over pension reform, a local human rights…

PHOTOS: Death toll rises to 10 in Nicaraguan protests
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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PHOTOS: Death toll rises to 10 in Nicaraguan protests

The Tico Times - April 21, 2018

Violent protests against a proposed change to Nicaragua's pension system have left at least 10 people dead over two days, the government said Friday. In the biggest…

Nicaragua’s primal scream
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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Nicaragua’s primal scream

Tim Rogers / Univision - April 21, 2018

This time feels different. There's an energy I haven't felt before. A sense of urgency. A groundswell. The people of Nicaragua aren't afraid anymore. Now the government…

Protests in Nicaragua renew tensions with Costa Rica
Nicaragua
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Nicaragua
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Protests in Nicaragua renew tensions with Costa Rica

AFP - April 20, 2018

Ongoing protests in Nicaragua caused renewed diplomatic tension between that country and its southern neighbor, Costa Rica, on Friday after officials in San José called on Managua…

Costa Rica extends deadline to settle payment with Nicaragua for environmental damage
Border dispute
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Border dispute
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Costa Rica extends deadline to settle payment with Nicaragua for environmental damage

L. Arias - December 17, 2016

Last year, the International Court of Justice (ICJ) at The Hague gave Nicaragua one year – until Dec. 15, 2016 – to compensate Costa Rica for environmental damage…