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Pompeo Brazil s new government target Cuba Venezuela Nicaragua Reuters

News Headline – Pompeo, Brazil’s new government target Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua – Reuters News Summary – Pompeo, Brazil’s new government target Cuba, Venezuela, Nicaragua  Reuters U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo discussed supporting a return to democracy in Venezuela, Cuba and Nicaragua with Brazil’s new right-wing government … View full coverage on Google News News Content […]

Ortega s forces capture Nicaragua opposition stronghold

A demonstrator holds a Nicaraguan flag during the march in cars and motorcycles from Managua to Ticuantepe, 15km south of Managua, demanding the resignation of President Daniel Ortega and the end of the state repression, on July 15, 2018. More than 280 people have been killed since the start of a popular uprising against Nicaraguan […]

Nicaraguan government calls for new talks after 5 more protest deaths

Demonstrators remain behind an improvised barricade during clashes with riot police within protests in Monimbo neighborhood in Masaya, some 40km from Managua on June 2, 2018. The death toll from weeks of violent unrest in Nicaragua rose to almost 100 as embattled President Daniel Ortega rejected calls to step down and the Catholic church, which […]

Two killed in fresh Nicaragua clashes after talks collapse

Demonstrators set up a barricade while resuming protests after peace talks between the government and opposition collapsed, in Leon, some 100km from Managua on May 24, 2018. Since protests began on April 18, 76 people have been killed and more than 800 wounded, according to a preliminary report of the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights […]

Pope calls for dialogue as Nicaragua violence escalates

Pope Francis celebrates the Corpus Domini mass in front of the parish of Santa Monica in Ostia, Rome suburbs on June 3 2018. / AFP PHOTO / AFP or Licensor / Alberto PIZZOLI Pope Francis called Sunday for dialogue in Nicaragua after new clashes killed at least seven people, the latest bloodshed in weeks of […]

Pope pleads for Nicaragua violence to end after protest deaths

Pope Francis / AFP PHOTO / MUNIR UZ ZAMAN Pope Francis on Sunday called for an end to the violence which has engulfed Nicaragua following anti-government protests that have seen 11 killed, including a journalist. The protests erupted in Nicaragua on Wednesday over a proposed pension reform, with violent demonstrations rocking cities across the Central […]

Nicaraguan students vow to keep up fight until Ortega resigns

Friends and relatives carry the coffin containing the body of the student Gerald Velazquez, shot dead during clashes with riot police in a church near the National Autonomous University of Nicaragua (UNAN, during his funeral in Managua,on July 16, 2018. Government forces in Nicaragua on Saturday shot dead two young men at a protest site […]