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'Dozens killed' in day of Nicaragua protests

Tuesday, July 10th 2018, 12:02

Sunday was the deadliest day of anti-government protests so far, a human rights group says.
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A Nicaraguan spring? Understanding a crisis in five objects

Monday, July 30th 2018, 0:01

For more than 100 days Nicaragua has been gripped by a political crisis that has left more than 350 dead.
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Abortion ban

Tuesday, July 28th 2009, 10:12

Amnesty urges Nicaragua to repeal its total ban
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Abortion ban closer in Nicaragua

Saturday, October 21st 2006, 0:14

A Nicaraguan parliamentary committee backs a draft law banning abortions even if a woman's life is at risk.
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Acid attack on Nicaragua priest during confession

Thursday, December 6th 2018, 11:09

Miguel Guevara had just finished hearing confession when a woman threw acid in his face.
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Argentine rebel leader dies at 65

Saturday, September 23rd 2006, 0:59
related countries: Argentina Argentina

The Argentine rebel who led the assassination of Nicaragua's military ruler in 1980 dies at 65.
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Boxing great Arguello found dead

Wednesday, July 1st 2009, 19:42

Boxing legend Alexis Arguello of Nicaragua is found dead in an apparent suicide.
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Carlos Fernando Chamorro: Nicaraguan journalist flees citing threats

Monday, January 21st 2019, 11:40
related countries: Costa Rica Costa Rica

Government critic Carlos Fernando Chamorro says he has gone into exile in Costa Rica.
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Cave-in traps Nicaragua gold miners

Friday, August 29th 2014, 22:14

Rescue workers in Nicaragua are trying to reach at least 24 workers trapped by a cave-in at a gold mine in the north of the country.
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Central America braces for floods

Wednesday, September 5th 2007, 17:00
related countries: Honduras Honduras

Honduras and Nicaragua are on alert for floods and mudslides as heavy rains fall in the wake of Hurricane Felix.
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Chamorro: Nicaragua protests must be 'peaceful'

Tuesday, August 14th 2018, 15:38

A Nicaraguan opposition leader says the country is now facing a "national revolt" by many groups.
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Chavez allies back ousted Zelaya

Monday, June 29th 2009, 11:55
related countries: Honduras Honduras, United States United States

Left-wing Latin American leaders declare their support for ousted Honduran President Manuel Zelaya at a meeting in Nicaragua.
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