Exciting Progress in Nicaragua Peace Talks

Posted by Editor
10/03/2019
Posted in Nicaragua

Peace talks between President Ortega’s administration and the nation’s political opposition are making exciting progress in Nicaragua. Hopefully, the crisis will be resolved before the arrival of the first anniversary of the regime’s violent, systematic repression of political dissent. Government talks resumed with the opposition last month after a first attempt at agreement fell apart, …

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Mediation Talks Show Promise in Nicaragua

Posted by Editor
28/02/2019
Posted in Nicaragua

Over the course of the last year, President Danny Ortega has demonstrated time and again his indifference for the grievances of students, activists and other political opponents in Nicaragua. Yet in the last few days Ortega seems to have had a change of heart, though it would be foolish to not maintain a healthy level …

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Bated Breath in Nicaragua

Posted by Editor
26/02/2019
Posted in Nicaragua

After a year of gaining international attention for all the wrong reasons, Nicaraguan President Danny Ortega has announced the resumption of “talks” with the opposition. President Ortega is growing increasingly isolated as a result of his crackdown on the press and political dissidents, and the opposition is looking to air grievances that go far beyond …

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UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Takes a Stand on Nicaragua

Posted by Editor
24/02/2019
Posted in Nicaragua

With the one-year anniversary mark for Nicaragua’s anti-Ortega protests rapidly approaching, the U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michele Bachelet sounds the alarm on the unrelenting repression and unrest in the embattled Central American country. The High Commissioner’s spokesman, Rupert Colville, said guilty verdicts and extremely heavy sentences have been handed down to a number …

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For President Ortega in Nicaragua, Desperate Times Call For Desperate Measures

Posted by Editor
24/02/2019
Posted in Nicaragua, USA

At a time when it appears that President Danny Ortega of Nicaragua has destroyed his international diplomatic relationships, Taiwan is stepping up to the plate. The Los Angeles Times reports that Taiwan has pledged $100 million loan for Nicaragua’s infrastructure development and renovations. By signing on to the loan agreement, President Danny Ortega is demonstrating …

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