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News: Nicaragua

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VIDEO: Violence after disputed Nicaragua vote

Thursday, November 10th 2011, 12:18

Clashes between supporters and opponents of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega following his disputed election victory leave four people dead.
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Post-vote violence in Nicaragua

Thursday, November 10th 2011, 0:10

Clashes between supporters and opponents of Nicaraguan President Daniel Ortega following his disputed election victory leave four people dead.
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Nicaragua candidate cries foul

Monday, November 7th 2011, 22:42

Nicaraguan presidential candidate Fabio Gadea says election results which give incumbent Daniel Ortega an unassailable lead are fraudulent.
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Nicaragua's Ortega heads for win

Monday, November 7th 2011, 9:54

Nicaragua's Daniel Ortega takes a big early lead in the presidential election count, as the opposition and independent observers decry fraud.
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Ortega proposes US damages claim

Wednesday, July 20th 2011, 9:10
related countries: United States United States

President Daniel Ortega proposes a vote on whether Nicaragua should pursue claims against the US for backing the Contras against his Sandinistas in the 1980s.
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Mosquito Coast

Tuesday, May 10th 2011, 6:46

Drugs cash raises questions in Nicaraguan region
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Court rules on San Juan River row

Tuesday, March 8th 2011, 16:12
related countries: Costa Rica Costa Rica, Puerto Rico Puerto Rico

The UN's highest court orders both Nicaragua and Costa Rica to keep all personnel back from the disputed San Juan River border.
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Ortega set for Nicaragua poll run

Monday, February 28th 2011, 14:46

Nicaragua's President Daniel Ortega is set to run for a third term in November's election after securing his Sandinista party's nomination unopposed.
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Nicaragua 'failing rape victims'

Thursday, November 25th 2010, 2:44

Nicaraguan authorities are failing to tackle high levels of sexual violence against girls, human rights organisation Amnesty International says.
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Costa Rica-Nicaragua border row

Sunday, November 14th 2010, 19:16
related countries: Costa Rica Costa Rica, United States United States

The Organisation of American States urges Nicaragua and Costa Rica to withdraw their security forces from a disputed border region.
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Nicaraguan envoy found dead in NY

Thursday, September 23rd 2010, 21:55

A Nicaraguan diplomat is found dead with knife wounds to his neck in his New York City apartment.
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Nearest thing to hell? Living in a dump

Wednesday, July 21st 2010, 3:01

A huge dump in the capital of Nicaragua is being rehabilitated after almost 40 years of taking in the country's waste.
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